Source; Vandalia Union November 24, 1910
SICK LESS THAN THREE DAYS
Jennie Pertillar, aged 16, daughter of Mrs. Nan Pertillar, died Tuesday morning at 4:30 o'clock at the home of her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Dan Crotser, in the south part of town. The girl had only been sick since Saturday noon and the cause of her death was pronounced by the attending physician to be lagrippe and acute tonsilitis. She was employed at the paper mill and worked there until Saturday noon. She went home sick and took her bed saying that she was going to die. The funeral was held from the home yesterday at nine o'clock and the interment was at the Sharon graveyard.