DeKalb County Indiana Obituary


Albert Winslow Harwood
Contributed by Jane Henry


From the Family History Scrapbook of Beatrice (Harwood) Platter Billow

A.W. HARWOOD  TOWN CLERK AT ALTONA, DIES
Deceased was Brother of George and Cecil Harwood of Auburn
   Albert Winslow Harwood, town clerk of Altona, passed away  at his home Tuesday (Aug 2., 1926) evening at 10:35 after an illness of ten years from complications.  He had been bedfast for the past two weeks.
   Mr. Harwood was born on a farm near Butler on Nov. 20, 1864, and was a resident of Altona for thirty years.  He was formerly a car inspector for the Baltimore and Ohio, but on account of poor health has not worked for ten years.
   He was married in Allen county on Nov. 14, 1903, to Miss Elizabeth Deltzer.  She died on April 5, 1925.  Surviving are one son, Harry Harwood of Cincinnati, and a grandson, Edward Harwood, also of Cincinnati, the aged mother, Mrs. Julia Harwood, two sisters, Mrs. Fred Pifer and Mrs. Ray Treman, all of Butler, and two brothers George and Cecil Harwood of Auburn.
   Funeral services were held at the home Friday afternoon at 2 o'clock, with the Rev. H. C. Odell, pastor of the Garrett Baptist church officiating and interment was made in the cemetery at Butler.





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