Willie B. Mikel Obit. The Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois 30 Dec 1886. Page 3.
Died, Di-ecmber Di-ecmber Di-ecmber 29, Willie fl Mikcl, aged 7 vearf. of diphtheria croup, after a short III-neaa. III-neaa. III-neaa. He vu a aon of John and Minnie Mikel. Willie was a bright little boy. icved br all for hie cheerful diapoaitlnn and winning winning ware- ware- Hie funeral will occur at llope-wH llope-wH llope-wH church i 'o'clock Thuraiiay, oonductod by tbe Ki-v. Ki-v. Ki-v. J. O. Klrkpalrlck.