Jay County Obituaries
Commercial Review, April 4, 1949, pg. 8
Mrs. Iris A. Stone, 60, died at 9 o’clock Sunday morning after
a heart attack at her home one and one-half miles north of Salamonia in Noble
township. She had been in failing health
for several years
On April 2, 1910, she married
Lewis A. Stone, who died July 29, 1942.
Survivors include two daughters, Miss Majorie (sic) Stone, at home, and
Mrs. Martha Nell Betz, wife of William Betz, of Portland; two stepdaughters,
Mrs. Vera Chapman, wife of Merrill Chapman, of Blackford county, Ind., and Mrs.
Gleda Bickel, wife of Lester Bickel, of Noble township;
five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren;
one brother, Charles V.
Banta, of Champaign, Il., and Mrs. Ola Hiatt, wife of Chester Hiatt, of Greene
township. Two brothers and
three infant sons are deceased.
Funeral services will be held
at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Salamonia Reforned Church, of which she was a member,
with the Rev. H.G. Perry, the pastor, in charge.
Burial will be in the Spring Hill cemetery near Fort Recovery, O.