Tallula, Feb 13 Bluford Schone, 62 of Tallula, died at 4:15 a.m. Monday at Memorial hospital, Springfield, where he was admitted Jan. 24 as a medical patient. Mr. Schone was married to Calla Beaty on Feb 16, 1916. He was confirmed at the Pleasant Plains Lutheran church.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Itha Winkleman, Petersburg, and Miss Ella Clystia, Springfield; one brother, Cobus, Tallula, and several nephews and nieces. Two sisters preceded him in death.

Remains were removed to the Hensley funeral home, Pleasant Plains, where friends may call after 1 p.m. Tuesday, Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at the St. Paul's church, Petersburg. Rev. Robert S. Niehaus will officiate the burial will be in Rose Hill cemetery, Petersburg.

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Contributed by: Chris Gleason

Researching: Schone, Balster, Horn, Gabriel-Juergens, Bachmann and Atterberry.



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