Jay County Obituaries
Newspaper clipping - estimated date 1893
Mary Bickel was born March 6th, 1808, died Dec. 28th, 1893; aged 85 years, 9 months and 23 days. She was the mother of 9 children. Four preceded her to the Spirit Land, and five are left to mourn their loss.
The funeral services were conducted by Walter E.Ervin, at the Antioch M.E. Church, at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 30th, '93.
The friends and relatives extend sincere thanks to their many friends and neighbors who so kindly assisted during the sickness and death of our mother, and pray God's blessings may rest upon you all.