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Sarah Jane Minion (b. 31 Jul 1861, d. 02 Jul 1936)Sarah Jane Minion (daughter of Arthur Minion and Rhoda Parks Griffin) was born 31 Jul 1861 in Toronto, Canada, and died 02 Jul 1936 in Edgerton, Minnesota-Hillside Cemetery.She married Eugene Stephen DeWolf on 20 Mar 1881 in Moses home-Carson Township,Cottonwood Co. Minn., son of Moses L. DeWolf and Eliza Moshier.
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PATIENT SUFFERER GOES TO HER HEAVENLY REWARD
2 July 1936
Mrs Eugene DeWolf passes to the Unknown shore after years of helplessness -- Funeral Held Sunday in Edgerton.
Mrs Eugene DeWolf, a respected and beloved resident of Edgerton since 1894, passed away last Thursday afternoon at her home on Mechanic Street after an illness of about eight years, following a paralytic stroke.During all this time she had been cheerful and courageous, enjoying life according to her circumstances, and trying not to be Burden to her family.Being partially helpless, she required much care, which was graciously given by her devoted husband, her daughter, Mrs Carl Hanson and family and other relatives.Mrs DeWolf suffered little or no pain during her years of helplessness, and passed away quietly.
Funeral services were held at the Edgerton Presbyterian church on Sunday afternoon, Rev. J.M. Doms preaching a most inspiring and comforting sermon, and the church choir singing favorite hymns of the deceased.
Relative and friends in attendance from a distance included Mr & Mrs Claude DeWolf,Mr & Mrs Delbert DeWolf, Mrs Chris Fessler, Ed Fessler and Mrs Peterson, Mr and Mrs Magnus Olson, Mr & Mrs Louis Minion, Mr and Mrs Hiebert, Mr and Mrs John Minion, Mr & Mrs Robert Minion and Mr & Mrs Harry Gravell.
Sarah Jane Minion was born on July 31st, 1861, at Toronto, Canada.With her parents she moved to Iowa in the following year, residing there until the year 1871, when they moved to Cottonwood County, Minnesota.On the twentieth of March, 1881, she was united in marriage to Eugene DeWolf.For a short time the newly married couple reside in Iowa, but in 1883 they moved to Adrian, and from there to Edgerton in 1894.
More About Sarah Jane Minion and Eugene Stephen DeWolf:
Marriage: 20 Mar 1881, Moses home-Carson Township,Cottonwood Co. Minn..
Children of Sarah Jane Minion and Eugene Stephen DeWolf are:
- +Ella Delia DeWolf, b. 08 Mar 1882, Ashton , Iowa, d. 10 Jul 1962.
- Blanche DeWolf, b. 06 Oct 1884, Sibley, Iowa, d. 1957, Cancer.
- +Claude Milo DeWolf, b. 30 Oct 1886, Adrain, Minnesota, d. 12 Jun 1964, Goleta, Santa Barbara, California.
- Edna DeWolf, b. 23 May 1889, d. 08 Aug 1889.
- +Ettie DeWolf, b. 23 May 1889, Adrian, Minnesota, d. 19 Mar 1959, Edgerton, Minnesota.
- +Delbert Albert DeWolf, b. 16 Sep 1890, Adrian, Minnesota, d. 27 May 1970, Huron, South Dakota.
- +Gertie Blanche DeWolf, b. 28 Mar 1900, Edgerton, Minnesota, d. 27 Mar 1957, Edgerton, Minnesota.