JEFFERSON COUNTY IL 
OBITUARIES
RITES  HERE FOR WOMAN KILLED BY STREETCAR
Mrs. Della Sheridan Victim of St. Louis Accident, Funeral Wednesday

Mrs. Della Sheridan, 60, former  resident of Ina and Mt. Vernon who 
was employed in St. Louis as a  practical nurse, was killed by a streetcar 
in a crowded downtown shopping district of St. Louis. Mrs. Sheridan, who 
had a home in Mt. Vernon, had been working at 4312 Murdock Avenue in St. Louis 
for about the past two years. Before coming to Mt. Vernon, she had been living 
at Ina. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Mt. Vernon and funeral
services will be held in the church here at 2 p.m. tomorrow. The Rev.
Robert Larson of Decatur, IL will officiate at the services and burial will
be in the Kirk Cemetery at Ina. The body was taken to the Mitchell
Funeral Home in Benton, IL today. Mrs. Sheridan is survivied by one son,
Glen Sweetin, of Chester, IL and one daughter, Mrs. J. Carl Neal,
of Benton.  She is also survived by two grandchildren.


Source: Mount Vernon Register News
Date: December 3, 1946
Submitted by A Genealogy Friend
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