LeMars Sentinel, Tuesday, February 2, 1926, Page 1, Column 2:
EXPIRES WHILE ON VISIT HERE
MRS. DAUGHERTY, OF DARLINGTON, WIS.,
WAS MEMBER OF WELL KNOWN FAMILY
Mrs. Mary Belle Daugherty, of Darlington, Wis., died Sunday at the
home of her brother-in-law, William Hamilton, near Adaville, following
an illness of three months. Mrs. Daugherty suffered a nervous breakdown
several months ago and was recuperating while visiting among relatives
in this vicinity. Death was due to a complication of disorders. Mrs.
Daugherty was a daughter of the late Anthony Alderson, a well known
resident of Plymouth county in his lifetime.
Mary Belle Daugherty was born in Wisconsin near Darlington August
13, 1868, and was 57 years, 5 months and 18 days old. She is survived
by two sons and a daughter, John, Frank and Edna and one grandchild.
Her husband, Edward Daugherty, died nearly twenty years ago. She leaves
to mourn her death her aged mother, of this city, two brothers and five
sisters, who are John Alderson, of LeMars; James Alderson, of Endicott,
N.Y.; Mrs. Jennie Lake, of Merrill; Mrs. Ruth Easton and Mrs. Cora Fry,
of Wessington Springs, S. D.; Mrs. Will Hamilton, of Merrill, and Mrs.
Will Gosting, of Kildare, Oklahoma.
The funeral will be held this afternoon at the John Alderson
residence, Second avenue S.W., and services will be conducted by Rev. F.
B. Nixon, pastor of the First Methodist church. The remains will be
shipped to Darlington, Wis. for burial.
Mrs. Daugherty was well known to a number of LeMars people, being a
frequent visitor here while residing at Darlington, and had many friends
who regret her death and extend condolences to the bereaved family.
February 18, 1926
DEATH OF MRS. CARL JENSEN
Mrs. Carl Jensen, living in Clay county, S.D., north of Vermillion, passed
away at the Akron hospital, Friday, February 12, where she had been
undergoing treatment for two weeks for dropsy, from which she had been a
sufferer for about four years. Her age was 55 years, 9 months and 16 days.
Karrie Hansen was born in Denmark, April 27, 1870. She was united in
marriage with Carl Jensen on February 17, 1887. Before moving to South
Dakota, the family lived on a farm east of Westfield, Iowa. There came to
bless their union five sons and seven daughters. Two minor daughters died
while they lived in this county and were buried in the Adaville cemetery.
Besides the husband, there are left five sons and five daughters to mourn
her untimely departure: Lent, east of Westfield; Glenn, Jerry, Lee and Mrs.
J. A. Maude, north of Vermillion, S.D.; Carl Jr., at Flandreau, S.D.; Mrs.
S. Peterson and Mrs. R. W. Brown, at Elkton, S.D.; and Mrs. N. M. Nelson, at
Marvin, S.D. She is also survived by nineteen grandchildren; also by one
sister , Mrs. Inger Johnson, of Hinton, Ia.; and two brothers, Nels F.
Hansen, of Elkton, S.D. and the other brother still lives in Denmark. She
was a kind and devoted wife and mother and a helpful neighbor. Many friends
extend sympathy to the sorrowing family.
Funeral services were held Monday afternoon at 1 o’clock in the English
Lutheran Church in Akron, conducted by the pastor, Rev. O. F. Bohman. The
Pallbearers were the five sons and a son-in-law of the deceased. Interment
was in Riverside Cemetery.
At St. Patrick’s Catholic church in this city was solemnized the marriage of
Michael Bernard Fineran and Miss Mary Stinton on Monday morning, February
15, 1926, Rev. Fr. E. F. Casey officiating. The bridal couple was attended
by the bride’s sister, Miss Evah Stinton and the groom’s brother, Chas.
Fineran. The bride wore a beautiful navy blue dress, while the bridesmaid
wore pencil blue taffeta. The groom and groomsman were attired in navy blue
serge suits. Following the ceremony they returned to the home of the bride’s
mother, where breakfast was served. The bride is the eldest daughter of
Mrs. Sadie Stinton, of this city, and has resided in Akron and vicinity all
of her life. She has taught school in western Plymouth county very
successfully for several years and is esteemed very highly in a wide circle
of friends for her accomplishments and pleasant ways. The groom has resided
at Denison, Iowa, but recently has been employed at Sioux City. He is very
well spoken of by those who know him.
It is understood that the newly married couple will reside on the groom’s
farm near Wall Lake, Iowa. They have the congratulations and wishes of many
friends for a long and happy life journey.