50, wife of Arthur Oeth, farmer and oil
producer, died at Saturday (31 Jan 1953) in WelbornMemorialBaptistHospital in Evansville.
The Oeth family resided for many years
east of Mt.Vernon on R.R. 1, Mt.Vernon, but for the last year had lived in Henderson, Ky. Mrs. Oeth
had been in failing health for several years and seriously ill since November.
The body has been brought to the Short Funeral Home in Mt.Vernon and will remain there through the
funeral service that will precede burial in Bellefontaine cemetery.
Time of the service had not been set this morning pending word
from a son, Carl, who is serving with the U.S. Army in Europe. Rev. Henry F. Church, Owensville,
a former pastor of St. John'sMethodistChurch at Caborn, of
which the deceased was a member, will be the officiating clergyman.
Surviving in addition to the husband, are three sons, Robert,
Henderson, Ky.; Vernon, Mt. Vernon, and Carl, U. S. Army; three daughters, Mrs.
Harry Green, Evansville and Marjorie Ann Oeth and
Mary Lou Oeth, Henderson; one grandchild; four
brothers, Arthur, Clarence, Rudolph and John Hollerbach,
all of Evansville, and the last named a twin of the deceased, and two sisters,
Mrs. Henry Kohomoor, Evansville, and Mrs. Earl Herschelman, Riverside, Calif. Death severed marital
bonds of 29 years.
Mrs. Oeth was a native of Vanderburgh county,
a daughter of John Hollerbach and Annie MuehlerHollerbach.