Viola Mae (Mae Viola)Fonner born 1889 Altoona, PA died 13 July 1956 Akron, OH.Obit ran 20 July 1956 Akron Beacon Journal.Widow of Walker Edmiston 1884-1939
Mrs. Mae Edmiston Mrs. Mae V. Edmiston, 68, of 1245 Forbes Ave., died Thursday in City Hospital after a two year illness.Born in Altoona, PA., she was an Akron resident 39 years.Mrs. Edmiston leaves five daughters, Mrs. Helen E. Tennant, Mrs Ruth Maloney, and Mrs. Violet Tracy and Mrs. Gladys Lewis of Akron and Mrs. Anne Zehner of Lakewood, Cal.; two sons, James and Walker of Akron; 17 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren and a brother, Dave Fonner of Altoona.Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday in the Eckard Funeral Home, the Rev. E. C. Frierson officiating.Burial will be in Ellet Memorial Cemeter.Friends may call at the funeral home after 7 p.m. Saturday.