KSGENWEB INTERNET GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY COPYRIGHT NOTICE:  In keeping with the KSGenWeb policy of providing free information on the Internet, this data may be used by non-commercial entities, as long as this message remains on all copied materiel.  These electronic pages cannot be reproduced in any format for profit or other gain.  Copying of the files within by non-commercial individuals and libraries is encouraged.  Any other use, including publication, storage in a retrieval system, or transmission by electronic, mechanical, or other means requires approval of the file's author.

THE WESTERN STAR, 29 June 1917
Death of Mrs. M. Roseberry.

Mrs. Grace Roseberry, wife of M. O. Roseberry, died at 9:50 p.m. on last Friday, June 22, 1917, at the home of her aunt, Mrs. U. G. Wheeler, a few miles northwest of this city. Mr. Wheeler is an uncle of Mr. Roseberry. Mrs. Roseberry had been a sufferer for a year or more from Hodgkin's Disease. She had spent several months in Kansas City, receiving treatment from a noted specialist. The nature of the disease was such that the best of medical skill could not check it, hence she
grew gradually worse. Last October she was brought to this county to be with Mr. and Mrs. Wheeler, and in their home she received the best care that sympathetic hearts could suggest or loving hands could give. At last, death came as a welcomed release from her long suffering, which had been so patiently borne. She died with her faith in Christ as her savior.

Grace Jackson was born near Centerville, Linn co., Kansas, on February 11, 1889. On June 15, 1909, in Bozeman, Mont., she was united in marriage with Mathias Roseberry, who, with one son, Thomas, aged 5, survives her. Mrs. Roseberry was a devoted wife and mother, and her death, although not unexpected, brings a keen sense of sorrow to all who knew her.

Funeral services were held on Sunday forenoon in the Prairie Vale Friends' church, the pastor, Rev. Chas. Hunt, being in charge. Interment was in the Coldwater cemetery.
Transcribed and Contributed by Shirley Brier

Last Updated:  Wednesday, December 14, 2005 22:25:48

Back to the Comanche County Obituaries Index
Back to KSGenWeb Digital Library
Back to KSGenWeb State Index Page

Page Design, HTML Coding and Layout - Copyrightę2000-2008 by Kenneth Thomas, All Rights Reserved.
The KSGenWeb Project logo Copyrightę1996-2008 by Tom & Carolyn Ward, All Rights Reserved.
For the limited use of the KSGenWeb Project.  Permission is granted for use only on an Official KSGenWeb Project page.
Copyright for transcribed obituaries reside fully with the respective newspaper.