Decatur County Journal-Iowa Thursday, November ll, l9l8
MRS. ROSANNAH EVA MOTE, daughter of MR. and MRS. OSCAR BOATMAN, was born December l6, l894.She was married, November 26, l9l3, to MR. FRANK MOTE of Van Wert.To them were born three children, RUSSELL, who died in infancy, EUGENE and FRANK Jr., who survive.
Her death comes as a surprise to all and the deepest sympathy is extended by her friends and neighbors to the family she leaves.She was ill a few days only, death coming from pneumonia following an attack of influenza.She died Monday evening, October 28, l9l8, at the age of 23 years, l0 months and l2 days.The death of one so young is always cruel; it is still comforting to know she was not unprepared.She had confessed faith in Jesus Christ while young and was a member of the Christian Church at Van Wert."She is not dead but sleepeth." ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ CARD OF THANKS
We desire to thank the many friends and neighbors for their kindness and sympathy shown during the sickness and death of our beloved wife, daughter and sister.
FRANK MOTE MR. & MRS. OSCAR BOATMAN LEO BOATMAN & FAMILY MARTIN BOATMAN & FAMILY HATTIE E. BOATMAN.