Mrs. Mary Katherine Baro, 87 of 503 W. Fourth street, widow of John Baro
and a life-long resident of Posey county, died at Monday (3 Oct 1955) at St. Mary's
Hospital in Evansville.
Mrs. Baro had been ill for the last year
but seriously sick for only a few days. She entered the hospital three
days prior to her death.
The body is at the Short-Niehaus Funeral
Home in Mt.Vernon and will remain there through the
funeral service set for Wednesday in the Short-Niehaus chapel. Burial will be in Bellefontaine
Rev. August E. Binder, pastor of Trinity Evangelical and Reformed
Church, of which the deceased was a member, will be the officiating clergyman.
Mrs. Baro was a native of the Wadesville
vicinity, a daughter of John Loehr and Margaret Cox Loehr. She had spent most of her life in Mt.Vernon.
The deceased was the head of four generations.
She is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Warren Kishline, Sr; Mt. Vernon, Mrs. John Borup,
Morganfield, Ky; and Mrs. Marshall Cowgill, Indianapolis, two sons, John G. Baro, Goshen, Ind and Carl H. Baro, Mt. Vernon; nine grandchildren and five
great-grandchildren; a brother, John Loehr, Black
township, and two sisters, Mrs. David Miller, Mt. Vernon, and Mrs. Carrie
Roberts, Lawrenceville, Ill.