Jay County Obituaries
Clipping hand dated 1949
Rites for Portland Soldier Saturday
Portland, Ind., Sept 7 - The body of Pvt. Charles L.
Hathaway, 29, of Portland, who was killed in France August 3, 1944, will arrive
here Thursday night and will be taken to the Williamson mortuary. Funeral
services will be conducted at
Saturday afternoon in the mortuary, with the Rev. H.G. Perry officiating.
Burial will be in
Surviving are the widow, Mrs. Mary Hathaway Gibson of Portland; two daughters, Malinda and Charlene, both at home; two sisters, Mrs. Ethel Byers of near Muncie and Mrs. Edith Trussel of Blountsville, and three brothers, Elmer of Miami Springs, Fla., Raymond of Miami, Fla., and Leland, stationed in South America by the U.S. Air Force