Sunday’s Obituary – Orville D. Strait – Died 03-April-1908

Relationship to me: Great grand uncle

Orville D. Strait has a published obituary and a published death notice.

The obituary was published in the Sussex (New Jersey) Independent, 10 April 1908.

STRAIT Orville D 2Orville D. Strait” – Orville D. Strait, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ira W. Strait, of Hamburg, died at his home near Beaver Run Friday last, aged twenty-five years, one month and nine days.  Besides his parents he is survived by a wife and one child; four brothers, Ora S., of Beaver Run; Asa, of Hamburg; Adam and Ward, at home, and two sisters, Mrs. Isaac Jennings, of Hamburg, and Mary, at home.  Funeral services were held at the Hamburg Baptist Church Monday afternoon at 1 o’clock, Rev. D. M. Lennox officiating, assisted by Rev. J. K. Baillie.

The death notice was much shorter, published in the New Jersey Herald, 16 April 1908

strait-orville-d“STRAIT” – April 3, at Beaver Run.  Orville D. Strait, aged 25 years.




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