MILDRED VAN METER|
unknown newspaper -- November 1923
Mrs. Mildred Van Meter, wife of Hal Van Meter of Cantrall and daughter of John Grant of Springfield died at St. John's hospital Tuesday morning, at 4 o'clock, November 20, 1923, at the age of 40 years. Deceased was taken ill about a week ago and pneumonia developed, causing death.
Funeral services were held from the residence of her father, 122 West Elliot Ave., at 1:30 this afternoon (Thursday), Rev. Gilbert Jones, pastor of the West Side Christian church, officiating. Interment in Fancy Creek cemetery.
She is survived by her husband, two daughters, four sons, father, John Grant; four sisters, Mrs. Pearl England, Mrs. Jay Wilcoxson, Misses Floy and Mary of Springfield and one brother, Earl Grant residing on the home farm south of Athens.
Transcribed by:Bertha Emmett