Jay County Obituaries
Monday May 17, 1920 The Portland Commercial-Review Portland Indiana
Mrs Stowell dies Sunday. Mrs. Mary Catharine Stowell, of West Walnut street, passed away at her home Sunday afternoon at 3:30 o'clock, following an illness due to the infirmities of old age. The deceased was born in Gallia county, Ohio, January 30, 1846, being 74 years, 3 months, and 16 days of age. She was the daughter of Edward and Margaret Denney, and had been a resident of Portland for the past forty years. Surviving her, besides the husband, are one daughter, Mrs. Nate Burdg, of Berne, and one son, Ed. Stowell, of this city.The funeral services will be conducted Wednesday afternoon at 2:30 from the late residence. Rev. W.F. Hogan officiating. The Rebekah lodge will also have charge of the services. Interment will be made in Green-Park cemetery.