Child Dies Suddenly At Play On Monday

Hooppole: - Rachael Mary Headings, 10 year old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Headings, rural Tampico, died suddenly Monday while playing on the school ground at the Amish Mennonite School, northeast of Hooppole. Death was due to a heart condition.

The body was taken to the Johnson Funeral home in Sheffield where arrangements will be completed.

Survivors besides her parents include two brothers, Ben and Wesley; one sister, Rebecca, all at home; her maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Ora Hostetler, Prophetstown and her maternal great grandfather, Dave Hostetler, also of Prophetstown.

She was preceded in death by one sister, Rosalie.

 (The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois, September 26, 1961, submitted by Melva L. Taylor) 




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