BEIDLER, Solomon - obit

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BEIDLER, Solomon - obit - flu .v . LuO Resided In Waterloo s Many' Years...
flu .v . LuO Resided In Waterloo s Many' Years r T and - Conducted - Drug Store f -- Until Five' Years Ago -': H' ' rfad Been' Bedfast for Several' Months and Death was Expected Leave's ,'. One Daughte Burial In -the 5 Waterloo Cemetery ... ...... ' . death ,6 'Solomon ' W. Beldler removed from Waterloo one- of; tlie oldest "citizens, and f a : prominent i figure In- the .. business' circles " of J Waterloo for man jr. years, Mr. Bejd-. ler was a druggist, and "continued the --business until about .five; years ago 'when, ho sold -out his -business to E -:L.' Dunkle and retired on account of hia .falling health. ." '. '..'" f Y ; During his earlier life, he served as express agent Hn this ' place . when there wero two. express companies, " operating on the main line of the old Lake Shore railroad and the Fort iWayne, ? Jackson, and . Saginaw rail-..,road, later years, a part of the. Lake Shore Ry. and now the New . York " Central lines.' V!".;',' A:.:..-". .'Mr. Beldler spent most of his life in Waterloo and' he was rery-well known here.; The funeral was held from the late home on South Oak street Satur-: 'day I afternoon at 2:30 o'docki; with the Rev. C. M. Eberly offlclatingand burial took, place in. the- Waterloo cemetery. ir.'V----' - . j Solomon Wilson Beldler,; : son - of f John and Elizabeth . Fisher Beldler, "was bora In' Holmes county, Ohio,' November 16th, 18i3, and. died at his home- In Waterloo, Ind., Thursday, November 25th, 1926, aged' 83 years and 9 days; i : V., ' lie came with his parents to DeKalb - county and - located on the farm Just south and west of Waterloo In June 1847, at the age of three and one half ; - years. ' ; ' " -, ' ; s' i , When a young' man , he became as soclated with . the late J. V. Winslow, druggist, which profession he followed until January 1922 when, due to age and falling health, he retired from ac-; ,tlve business. ;:, Jf '- August 29th 1872 he was united in marriage to Harriett M. Shaffer." To . this union two 'children-, were born, a son dyiE In infance.aixd daughter, Cora. III3 wlia died March 7th, 1922. SurviviErr near', relatives are -the daughter, Mrs. Cora Hamilton-Norton; grandson, Harry.-. ! Hamilton; grand-: daughter, Geraldine Norton, and two brothers, Iirim W. of Waterloo, Ind., and Wm. S. of Toledo, Ohio. v. v brother longed On

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  1. The Waterloo Press,
  2. 02 Dec 1926, Thu,
  3. Page 1

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