Mary Christoph d. WA, 1917
By Barbara February 16, 2002 at 08:30:16
Cheney Free Press, Cheney, Washington, Spokane county, March 2, 1917.
WIFE OF AGED FARMER SUCCUMBS AT FAMILY HOME
Mrs. Mary Christoph, an aged woman, the wife of a well-known farmer living between this city and Spangle, died at the family home Monday from paralysis.
Mrs. Christoph was born in Bavaria, Germany, and came to the United States in 1867.She was married at Glencoe, Minnesota, and came to Spangle in 1889.She leaves, besides her husband, four children; Louis of Los Angeles, Albert of Cheney, Mrs. Henry Wilker of Vancouver, Wash., and John of Spangle.The funeral service took place from her late home on Wednesday, at 11:30, and was conducted by Rev. H. C. Kohr of this city.Interment was made in Spangle cemetery.
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