Clipped From Belvidere Daily Republican
Arthur W. Lamont Arthur W. Lamont, 82, of Kirkland, collapsed and died in Burlington Thursday afternoon as he was attending a baseball game between Hiawatha and Central high schools. He was born in rural Monroe Center on Sept. 7, 1872, the son of Samuel and Elizabeth Bomp Lamont. He was married to Lou Moon on June 13, 1911, He was a retired rural mail carrier. Survivors include the wife;, two sons, Wilbur, chief deputy sheriff of DeKalb Ctunty, and Eldon, both of Kirkland; a broth-' er, Bert, of Roscoe; seven grandchildren; and one greatgrandchild. Funeral rites will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Methodist Church in Kirkland. The Rev. Philip Berg-strom will officiate and burial will be in Maple Cemetery, Kirkland. Friends may call at the Vrba Chapel in Kirkland after 1 p.m. Saturday.