DeKalb County Indiana Obituary
Effie Ellen Richey
Contributed by Scot Vincent
Hamilton paper?: June 6, 1941
Effie Ellen Richey passed away Thursday
Mrs. Effie Ellen Richey widow of the
late Ozro Richey, passed away at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Tom Wood,
west of town, at 10 p.m. Thurs. evening. Mrs. Richey had been ill for
several weeks following a stroke, and had been in a serious condition all
Deceased was born on Apr. 28, 1884, and had spent her
entire life in this vicinity.
Funeral services were held from the Swift funeral chapel
on Sun. afternoon conducted by Rev. A.P. Benjamin, pastor of the Hamilton
Church of Christ. Burial in Hamilton cem.
Surviving are two sons, Claude of near Kendallville, and
Harold living on the home place west of town, one daughter, Mrs. Eva Wood
of Hamilton and many other relatives and friends.