1938 Deaths
as reported in the
Pioneer Newspaper





JANUARY 

?? - Mrs. W. Fribley (In Detroit)
03 - Mrs. Addie House, Big Rapids vicinity
?? - Rasmus Jensen
?? - Don Russell Brubaker
?? - Mrs. Catherine Filkins, Reed City 
?? - Mrs. Nettie Gilmore, Stanwood vicinity
17 - George Victor Ellison, Colfax Twp., Community Hospital
24 - Marion Gordon, Paris (In Stanwood)
31 - Mrs. Mary E. Minier (Community Hospital)

FEBRUARY

02 - Mrs. D.A. Church, Evart
06 - Enoch C. Bromley, Mecosta 
07 - Wilbur F. Cook, Paris
?? - Kay Marie Tyler, Evart
12 - Mrs. Joseph Vorat, (In Grand Rapids)
13 - George F. Bovay
16 - Ernest Hunt
19 - Henry J. Prevost
21 - Joachim Reissen
22 - Nelson C. Anderson, Remus (In Grand Rapids)
27 - Mrs. Stella Williamson Hawley, Morley

MARCH

01 - Glidden Kelley, Mecosta 
02 - Norman A. Weess, Evart (In Grand Rapids)
03 - John A. Parks, Barton Township
04 - Mrs. Isaac Mothersill, Colfax Township
07 - B.F. Brelsford
08 - Richard Mehl
11 - Mrs. Ellen Spooner, Rodney (In Big Rapids)
16 - Mrs. Samuel Richard
18 - Alex LaRocque
25 - Mrs. Wilhelmina Tetzlaff

APRIL

03 - Mrs. Jessie Lovewell, Mecosta 
04 - David Aitken (In Stanwood)
05 - John E. Maguire
09 - Mrs. Mary Cavanaugh
?? - Bert Kane
13 - Frank LaRocque
14 - Mrs. Elizabeth Ann Moon, Colfax Township
?? - John A. Throp (In Univ. of MI Hospital, Ann Arbor)
?5 - Mrs. James Walch, Millbrook
27 - Alson J. Snyder
28 - Tunis Cole

MAY 

05 - Mrs. Susanna Englund, Norwich Township (In Chicago)
10 - Francis J. Manahan, Martiny Township
15 - Mrs. Katherine Marie Powers
16 - Donald Todd, Aetna Township
18 - Henry Forwood, Big Prairie
21 - Fred A. Mills, Evart
24 - Wellington Clark, Colfax Township 
26 - Mrs. Lorraine Stillson, Stanwood vicinity (In Community Hospital)
29 - Miss Edith Myers
31 - Daniel France, Evart
31 - "Tippy" Judson

JUNE

02 - Andrew A. Hill, Chippewa Township
06 - Warren Thorne
08 - Mrs. Helen Weld, Stanwood
08 - Burton Hopkins (In Gaylord Sanitorium)
09 - George E. HUrst 
16 - Miss Lena Mahoney
19 - Clarence Carey, Evart
20 - Lewis E. Fisher, Martiny Township
23 - James Youngs, Evart
24 - Mrs. C. Hammond, Evart
24 - George W. Smith, Stanwood
30 - Mrs. Elizabeth Jameson, Austin Township

JULY 

08 - Mrs. Henry Phillips, Millbrook vicinity 
09 - Miss Martha Reid
10 - Chris Christiansen
11 - Mrs. Hattie Rice Lidell
18 - Isaac Mothersill, Colfax Township
20 - George Burton Spooner, Rodney vicinity, (In Community Hospital)
22 - Mrs. Kathryn Carr Erler, (in Community Hospital) 
22 - George P. Simon, Remus
25 - Mrs. Edgar L. Blanchard, Evart
29 - Richard Scheibe, Remus
30 - John Akris Hokenson
30 - Anton J. Sehm

AUGUST

02 - Thomas Edward Carroll, BIg Rapids vicinity 
03 - Austin J. Zeller
05 - John Schneider, Remus vicinity 
06 - Mrs. Ada Gordon, Paris vicinty (In Stanwood)
07 - Edward Gibbons, Remus
07 - Oswald Michel, Colfax Township
10 - Howard VanNess
11 - Aubrey Dilworth, Evart
13 - Daniel Pursley, Davis Bridge
13 - Mrs. Alexander Gibson
14 - Mrs. Mary Walker, Paris vicinity 
18 - Dudley Erwin
19 - Lester Williams, former editor of Pioneer, at Traverse City
20 - Edward Russell Potter
20 - Doris Marion McGorman, Stanwood
22 - Gale Henry Gilmore, Mecosta Township

SEPTEMBER

03 - Mrs. Ada Groom, Higbee vicinity 
05 - Mrs. Cora Hotchkiss, Blanchard
07 - Elsie Petersen, Morley (In Gaylord Sanitarium)
10 - Mrs. Etta M. Biehler, Stanwood (In Traverse City)
13 - Mrs. Olga Pickell, (in Bitely)
14 - H. Rose (In Blodgett Hospital, Grand Rapids)
18 - Mrs. Julia Otto
19 - Anton Anderson, Colfax Township 
20 - Glenn B. Swiler, Mecosta 
22 - Mrs. Louis Golz
22 - Thomas Riley, Millbrook
23 - Benjamin F. Reed, Mecosta County 
26 - William H. Loree
26 - Mrs. Millie Ely (In South Bend, Indiana

OCTOBER 

02 - Earl C. Moyer
02 - Friend Patch, Mecosta 
05 - Frank Price, BIg Rapids vicinity 
05 - Mitchell Bennett, Stanwood
05 - James Graham
07 - Willard Du Bois, Hawkins
09 - Mrs. A. P. Miller, (In Grand Rapids)
09 - Charles Greenfield
15 - Peter Hanson, Colfax Township (In Community Hospital)
21 - Henry L. Hall, Woodville
22 - George W. Milner (In Saginaw)
23 - Clyde O. Frederick
27 - Mrs. Anne Waters, Morley 
28 - Sam S. Jesperson 
28 - Chris Anderson, Colfax Township (In Lansing)

NOVEMBER 

01 - Lester Helms
02 - Miss Fern Geneva Hicks
02 - N.D. Mathewson
02 - Charles Dean Russell, Big Rapids vicinity, (In Lakeview Hospital)
06 - Bernie D. Besson, Paris
07 - Warren C. Wilbur, Austin Township
07 - George Ruach, Green Township
09 - Birger Classen, Big Rapids vicinity (In Grand Rapids)
10 - Mrs. Mae Murray (In Grand Rapids)
19 - Paul D. Greenwood
19 - Raymond Russell Redi, Barton Township, Newaygo
22 - Mrs. Albert Pitcher, Mecosta 
24 - H.A. Eggleston 
24 - Mrs. Fred Cousineau, Home Township, Newaygo County
29 - Caesar J. Hampel

DECEMBER

02 - Eugene Rettinger, Rodney 
02 - James Harrington, Rodney 
05 - William Hessel
05 - Edward B. Breyer 
07 - John Dinkel, Big Rapids Township
08 - William Mursch
10 - Mrs. Anna Augusta Ebelt, Mecosta County 
10 - Charles Ellis Emmons
10 - Mrs. John Speer, Austin Township
10 - Albert Gardner, Mecosta 
11 - Miss Avis Starr, (St. Mary's Hospital, Grand Rapids)
14 - Mrs. O.L. Millard, Hersey 
17 - William A. Randall
24 - Mrs. A.D. Chamberlin
26 - Howard Hansen
26 - Andrew Oranger 
31 - Mrs. Sarah Elizabeth Bisset, Evart