DeKalb County Indiana Obituary


Grace Richey Rosenberry
Contributed by Scot Vincent


No known paper, no known date  (Died Aug. 9, 1932)

Obituary of the late Grace Rosenberry

    Grace Audra Richey, daughter of Ozro and Effie Richey, was born May 24, 1903 in Franklin twp., Dekalb Co., IN, and passed to the great beyond, Aug. 9, 1932, at the age of 29 years, two months and 16 days.  She was moved from her home in Auburn on South Jackson street, to the home of her parents on Mar. 8th where she has been a constant sufferer of Bright’s disease, never complaining of her ailment.
    She was a member of the 1922 graduating class of the Hamilton high school.
    She was united in marriage with Fred R. Rosenberry on Oct. 24, 1922 and to this union was born three daughters, Laura May and Doris Jean having preceded her in death and Ellen Lorraine still living.  The deceased leaves a husband, daughter, father, mother, sister, Eva at home, two brothers, Harold at home and Claud of Auburn, a grandfather, Harvey Musser of Hamilton and a host of relatives and friends.  She was an active worker in the M.E. Sunday school at Norris Chapel and will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
    Funeral services were held at the home Thurs. afternoon at 1:30, conducted by the Rev. Joe Ferguson of Auburn.  Burial in Butler cem.         
Card of thanks.
We wish to thank our neighbors and friends who so kindly assisted us in any way during the illness and death of our loved one.  Also to Rev. Ferguson for his consoling words and the singers, Mr. And Mrs. George Blaker for their beautiful singing.          Fred Rosenberry and Daughter Ellen, Ozro Richey and family.

No known paper, no known date  (Died Aug. 9, 1932)

Former Auburn resident is dead
    Mrs. Grace Rosenberry, age 29, passes away after illness from Bright’s disease.
    Death at 12:05 a.m. on Tues. claimed the life of Mrs. Grace Richey-Rosenberry, a former resident of Auburn who moved from 1302 South Van Buren street to the home of her parents, Mr. And Mrs. Ozro Richey in Smithfield twp., two and a half miles southwest of Hamilton.
    Mr. And Mrs. Rosenberry and daughter have been living at the home of Mr. And Mrs. Richey since Mrs. Rosenberry’s illness starting last March.  Bright’s disease and complications caused her demise.
    The deceased was born May 24, 1903, and her age at the time of her death was 29 years, 2 months and 7 days.
    She is survived by her husband, a daughter, Ellen Lorane, a brother, Claude of Auburn, another brother, Harold at home and a sister, Eva at home and also her parents.
    The funeral will be held Thurs. afternoon at 1:30 o’clock standard time from the residence of Mr. And Mrs. Richey and burial will be made in the Butler cem.





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