LENA AHLERS SCHONE|
Schone, aged 64 years, 2 months and 12 days, died at her house on North Elm
street at 6:30 a.m. Tuesday, January 17, following a short illness, due to
Angel Lena Ahlers, was born in Germany, and was the daughter of Garrett and Lena
Ohian Ahlers. She came to this country when she was 22 years old. She resided
with her brohter, Harmon Ahlers for several years before her marriage to John
Schone. They later retired from the farm and moved to Tallula twenty-one years
ago. Mr. Schone preceded her in death, leaving to mourn her death the one
brother Harmon Ahlers and two step sons and one daughter, Cobus and Bluford
Schone of Tallula and Mrs. John Stizman of Petersburg, besides many friends and
loved ones in this community.
She was very
industrious woman and a wonderful neighbor.
services were held from the home at 2 p.m. Thursday, January 19, conducted by
Rev. H. E. Jacobs, pastor of the Lutheran church of Pleasant Plains and
burial was in Greenwood cemetery.
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