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Vern D ////////// Transcribed by: snicker1111 ///////////// Mountain Democrat Placerville, California April 24, 1991 Wednesday Page A-14
Emily Josephine MacFarland
Emily Josephine MacFarland, 96, of Elk Grove. died Saturday at an Elk Grove hospital after a lengthy illness. A native of Placerville, she was a resident of Vallejo for 47 years, moving to El Grove in 1989.She was a clerk for the Vallejo Times Herald newspaper for 33 years, retiring in 1975. She was a member of the First Methodist Church in Vallejo; past president of the Salvation Army Advisory Board, Vallejo; member of the Native Daughters of the Golden West, No, 195; charter member of Sutter Solano Medical Center Hospital Guild; past secretary of the Solano County Historical Society; and member of Vallejo Chapter 278, Order of the Eastern Star. She was named woman of the year by the Vallejo Professional Business Women's Association. Mrs. MacFarland is survived by her son, Bruce MacFarland of Winton; one brother Roy Blakeley of North Carolina; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. tomorrow at the First United Methodist Church, Vallejo. Private interment will be in Union Cemetery, Placerville. Colonial Chapels. Vallejo, is in charge of arrangements