Nov 16, 1954
A brief acute illness climaxing failing health from a complication of seases extending over several months proved fatal to Mts.
Emma Christine Uhde,70, a well-known resident of R.R. 3 Mt. Vernon and the wife
of Herman Uhde, prominent local farmer at 5 p.m.
Monday (15 Nov 1954) in Welborn Memorial Hospital in Evansville.
MrsUhde entered the
hospital five days ago.
A native of Columbus, Ky., a daughter of William Blocker and
daughter of William Rockey and Katherine Damm Rocker, the deceased had resided in the Mt.Vernon vicinity for the last 31 years.
She was a member of Trinity Evangelican and
The body is at the Short-Niehaus Funeral Home and
will remain there through the funeral service set for Thursday in the Short-Niehaus chapel. Burial will be in Bellefontaine
cemetery. Rev. August E. Binder, pastor of Trinity Evangelicanl
and Reformed Church will be the officiating minister.
Surviving in addition to the husband are four sons, Clifford and Clarence Uhde, Evansville, Harolld, Mt.
Vernon and Gilbert - Poseyville; two daughters, Mrs.
Edward Lutterman, Mt. Vernon and Mrs. Woodrow McFadin, Mt. Vernon; three stepsons, Otto and Ralph Uhde, Poseyville and Oscar Uhde, Mt. Vernon; 14 grandchildren and two great
grandchildren and a sister, Mrs. J. O. Shaw; Columbua,
Ky. A son, Albert, is deceased.