Sylvanus F. Utley, 63, a native of the Mt.Vernon community and a public school teacher
for many years, died this week in New Yorkstate,
relatives here have been informed.
The deceased was a son of Allen P. Utley and Emma Rupert Utley,
both deceased, and was born and reared at Farmersville. Following
graduation from Mt.VernonHigh School, he attended IndianaStateTeachers College and IndianaUniversity, graduating from the latter school in
He taught school for several years in Black township, Posey county, but for the last 30 years was a teacher in Mt. VernonNY.
The body is at Jenks Funeral Parlor at Bronxville, N.Y. and the funeral service will be
conducted at Friday. At a later date, ashes of the deceased will be
returned to Posey county.
the wife, Robertine Wilson Utley; a son Robert; a
daughter, Janice; one granddaughter, and five nephews, Allen Davis and BurchardElllis, Mt. Vernon, Ind., Hugh Davis, and Fred Davis, South Bend, and Eugene King, Chicago. The late Mrs. Nettie
Butler, Mt.Vernon, was a sister of the deceased.