DeKalb County Indiana Obituary
Contributed by Roselyn (Mills) Wells
July 23, 1931 Thursday St. Joe News
KEYES Emma Tyndall-Keyes was
born February 21, 1858 and departed this life July 19, 1931, at the age of
73 years, 4 months and 28 days. She had been afflicted with heart trouble
for several years.
Her first husband, Mr. Allen died at the age of 34 years,
and was the father of three children, two of whom died in infancy, and William,
being the only survivor of this union. A brother, W. S. Tyndall of
Spencerville and several grandchildren remain.
For a few years she resided in Ft. Wayne, becoming the
wife of Jayson Keyes, and since his death two years ago in Spencerville,
she had been making her home with her son, Will and family.
The funeral was held from the M. E. Church Tuesday afternoon
conducted by Rev. Homer Studabaker, with burial in White City cemetery.