Clipped From Vidette-Messenger of Porter County
its car car Of by on C,P.-SHlRSf91f BOONE GIVE, FAILS SURVIVE Charles Phlneas Sears, age 81 years,-a resident of Porter county for 80 years, died Saturday after noon at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Jared Snyder, near Boone Grove, following an extended 111- nesi ' . , He was born ln Pennsylvania, October 1, 1845 and at the age of 12 he moved to Porter county where he spent the remainder of hit life. wn aeptemDer 24, 1868, he was "united in marriage to Catherine Freer, who preceded him ln death in 1925. To this union was born Willis, who died in infancy, Edwin, who died in 1928 and one daughter. Mrs. Jared Snyder. He leaves to mourn his loss his daughter, seven grand children, nine- great grand children and a host of relatives and friends. Memorial services were held at the LePell & Son funeral home this afternoon, at 1 o'clock (stan dard time). Burial was ln Adams cemetery. Pall bearers were Arthur and Lawrence Snyder, John Steinhllber, Fred Ba" Clarence Davis and Vernon Forbes.