The Chariton Leader, Chariton, Iowa Saturday, March 16, 1905
MRS. CHAS. SCHOTTE died suddenly last night at the home in southwest Chariton. Her demise was probably due to heart failure. Funeral services conducted by Rev. F.B. Palmer will be held at the Baptist Church tomorrow (Friday) at 2:30 o'clock.
MARY E. PRICE was born in Pike County, Illinois, on October 21, 1852. She came here in 1869 and was married at this place on May 6, 1871 to CHAS. SCHOTTE who survives her. They were the parents of seven children, only four of whom are living. They are MRS. EMMA BONNETT; MRS. ROSA LAMBERT; HENRY J. and ERNEST D.
MRS. SCHOTTE was a kind, good woman and had a host of warm friends who will mourn her death and who will extend heartfelt sympathy to the sorrowing relatives.