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Submitted by Amanda Wells

The Butler Weekly Record, Friday, August 10, 1917

      Mrs. Artemisa Teutsch, of this city died at her home on West Main St., shortly after midnight Friday night.  She was taken suddenly sick Thursday evening with acute indisgestion, while getting ready for prayer meeting and grew suddenly worse until the end came.  Her death came as a great shock to many of her friends, as few knew of her brief illness.
     The deceased was the daughter of the late Carlyle and Elizabeth Olds and was born in DeKalb Co., Jan. 19, 1854.  She has resided in Butler about nine years.  On Jan. 5, 1836 she was married to Peter Teutsch, who preceded her in death about four years ago.  Practically all their married life was spent in this county.
     Mrs. Teutsch was a charter member of the U.B. Church in Butler, where her funeral was held Monday afternoon at 2:30, Rev. Rittenhouse officiating.  She is survived by two sons, Frank and Foster of near Butler, a daghter, Mrs. Logan Woods of Fort Wayne and a sister, Mrs. Mary Smith of this city.