BERTIE M. (Morris) GRUBAUGH
Mrs. C. Grubaugh Dies In Peoria
Manlius: - Mrs. Chester (Bertie M.) Grubaugh,
65, died Friday night in Methodist Hospital, Peoria. Funeral services will
be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday in the United Methodist Church of Sheffield with
the Rev. Richard Huckins officiating. Burial will be in the Buda Cemetery.
There is visitation from 7-9 p.m. Monday in the
Howard Johnson Funeral Home. Memorials may be directed to the United
Methodist Church of Sheffield.
Mrs. Grubaugh was born August 21, 1908 in Wyanet
Township, the daughter of Logan and Emma Morris. She was united in marriage
with Chester Grubaugh Dec. 24, 1926 in Buda who preceded her in death in
Mrs. Grubaugh made her home with her sister Mrs.
Mary Ballard in Manlius and until recently with her daughter, Mrs. Clarence
Chamberlain in Bartonville. She was a member of the United Methodist Church,
WSC and Royal Neighbors of America in Sheffield.
Surviving are four daughters and three sons,
Mrs. Clarence (Anne Mae) Chamberlain of Bartonville, Mrs. Charles (Elenor)
Keller of Naples, Fla., Mrs. Kenneth (Chloe) Kamin of Peoria, Mrs. Francis
(Patricia) Jackson of Wyoming, Ill., Chester L. of North Highland, Calif.,
Frederick M. of Geneseo and James Robert of Kewanee. She also leaves four
sisters and one brother, Mrs. Mary Ballard and Mrs. Maragret Wheeler of
Manlius, Mrs. Michael (Elizabeth) Cleary of Wyanet, Mrs. Ada Johnston of
White Cloud, Mich., Eugene Morris of Princeton, 25 grandchildren and seven
(The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls,
Illinois, September 8, 1973 - Saturday, pg 2,
submitted by Melva L. Taylor)