Obituary for Ella Dimon (Holl) 

Transcribed from La Crosse Tribune (La Crosse, Wisconsin) – April 19, 1963

Mrs. Ella Dimon, 76, formerly of 1538 Avon St., died in a local hospital Thursday evening. She was born in La Crosse, March 3, 1887.

She is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Lila Bookham of Chicago; two sisters, Hattie Holl of La Crosse and a Mrs. Gibson of Minot, N.D., and one brother, William of La Crosse.

Services will be Saturday at 10 a.m. in the Dickinson Funeral Home. Rev Wayne Schmidt will officiate and burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery. Friends may call at the Dickinson Funeral Home Friday evening.

(Ella Dimon (Holl) was my 2nd great-aunt)

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Obituary for Carolina Holl (Lindor) 

Transcribed from La Crosse Tribune (La Crosse, Wisconsin) – October 12, 1937

Mrs. Fred Holl passed away Monday afternoon at her home, 921 Liberty street, at the age of 83 years, following a brief illness.

She is survived by her husband; one son, William of La Crosse; three daughters, Mrs. John Dimon of La Crosse, Mrs. Emma Gibson of Wisconsin Rapids, and Miss Hattie Holl at home; eight grandchildren and six great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Thursday at 2 p. m., at the home and at 2:30 p. m. at Emmanuel Lutheran church, the Rev. Walter Gutzke officiating and internment will be made in Oak Grove cemetery.

Friends may call at the home Wednesday evening.

(Carolina Holl (Lindor) was my 2nd great-grandmother)

Obituary for Frederick Holl

Transcribed from La Crosse Tribune (La Crosse, Wisconsin) – February 26, 1939

Frederick Holl passed away suddenly Friday afternoon at his home, 921 Liberty street, at the age of 80 years.

He is survived by one son, William of La Crosse; three daughters, Mrs. John Dimon and Miss Hattie Holl of La Crosse, and Mrs. Emma Gibson of Wisconsin Rapids, Wis., two sisters, Mrs. Bertha Schroeder of Racine, Wis., and Mrs. Fred Haiden of South Bend, Ind.; eight grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Funderal services will be held at 1:30 p. m. at the home and at 2 p. m. at Emmanual Lutheran church, the Rev. Walter Gutzke officiating and internment will be made in Oak Grove cemetery.

Friends may call at the home Sunday evening.

(Frederick Holl was my 2nd great-grandfather)

Obituary for Marion Gosnell 

Transcribed from Fayetteville Daily Democrat (Fayetteville, Arkansas) – October 20, 1931

M. T. Gosnell Dies at His Home

Marion Franklin Gosnell, 75, dies at 9:30 p. m. Monday at the home of his son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Porter, 306 South Gregg street.

Funeral services were held this afternoon at 2:30 at the Assembly of God church with Rev. Norman Drank in charge assisted by Rev. Noel Dodd. Burial was in Shady Grove cemetery near Springdale.

Mr. Gosnell was born Aug. 23, 1856 in Newton county. Besides the daughter here he leaves a daughter in California. His wife died a number of years ago.

(Marion Gosnell was my 2nd great uncle)

Obituary for Franklin Baron Phillips 

Published in Spring Valley – Saturday, Feb. 11, 1911

Phillips, Franklin Baron – Franklin Baron Phillips died at his home near Spring Valley. Deceased was a native of North Carolina and was in his 77th year.

Mr. Phillips was an early settler in North-West Arkansas and was one of her prosperous and most respected citizens.

Seven children and wife are left to mourn the loss of a father and husband while the community deplore the removal from its midst of a valuable citizen, neighbor and friend.

The bereaved family have the sympathy of all in this hour of sorrow.

(Franklin Baron Phillips was my 2nd great grandfather)

Obituary for Orval Phillips 

Transcribed from National Road Traveler (Cambridge City, Indiana) – June 25, 1964 

CONNERSVILLE — Orval Phillips, sr., 73 years old, 821 Scott street, died Thursday night. He had been a patient at Fayette Memorial hospital. He came to Connersville 42 years ago from Beatrice, Neb. He was a retired farmer and a member of the Milton Methodist church.

Survivors are his widow, Maggie McCowan Phillips; two daughters, Mrs. Frank Rockafellow, Rural Route 5, and Mrs. Ray Adams of Largo, Fla.; a son, Orville, jr., Rural Route 1, Milton; a sister, Mrs. Walter Gillis, of Auburn, Neb.; five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Services for Mr. Phillips were at 1 p. m. Monday at Myers funeral home with Rev. Glen Beck and Rev. Grover Housman officiating. Burial was in Dale cemetery.

(Orval Phillips was my great uncle.)