John Marine

John Marine died at his home on West Putnam Street, in the city last Saturday morning at 12:30 a.m. He was born in Sweden Sept. 3, 1826, arrived in Princeton directly from Sweden in 1870. He was at the time of his death seventy nine years old, four months, and seventeen days. He had been sick about two years, during which time his two daughters have faithfully and tenderly cared for him. He had given his heart to Christ during his healthy days and he was his refuge until the last. Now he is at rest with his Friend and Saviour. Mourning his departure are his three children, two daughters and one son, one sister, other relatives and many friends. The funeral service was held his home last Tuesday at 2 o'clock, Rev. C. J. Ledin of the Swedish Mission church officiated. The remains were buried in the family lot at Oakland Cemetery.

(Unknown newspaper and date, submitted by Beverly Marine)




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