Rev. Samuel klotz dies suddenly

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Rev. Samuel klotz dies suddenly - I REV. KLOTZ DIES SUDDENLY i- WAS STRICKEN WITH...
I REV. KLOTZ DIES SUDDENLY i- WAS STRICKEN WITH APOPLEXY V MONDAY AFTERNOON END CAME TUESDAY AT 5 P. M. Ray. Klotx waa at Work In Hla Door Yard Whan Ha Waa Stricken . Unto Death ? : ; Rev. Samuel P Klotz, a retired minister la the TJ. B. church, died at his home at the corner of Maple and Franklin streets, at shortly after five o'clock Tuesdsv evening, frem apo- plexy... ' Rev. Klotz was at work In his door yard Monday afternoon burning some rubbish, when bis wife looked' out of doors and, noticed him lying on the ground. -She went to his side and discovered that he had been stricken down and Immediately summoned help and he was carried into the house in ; an unconscious condition. Dr. Darby was called and everything possible to survive him was done, but to no avail. He never regained . consciousness, and death called him as above stated. - -. Rev. Elotz and his wife spent the winter in Arkansas, and had returned home only about four weeks- ago. Since that time he had been about as usual, although not ill he had not felt the rugged health he once enjoyed He apparently seemed well and his sudden illness came as a shock to his friends. Rev. lotz was seventy years of age, apd for a number of years bad lived a retired life. At one time he waa pastor of the TJ. B. church la Waterloo, and has bqen a valuable man for the church since his pastor ate. . , M r. Elotz was quite well to do, and at times had given liberally to the church, its schools and various sup ports. " Rev. Klotx was married three times. and tbe last marriage took place last fall. ..m : ,. .,; . .::'. The funeral services will be held at tbe late residence this afternoon at 2:30 o'clock, Rev. J. W. Lilly, a former castor of the U. B. church, now of Hickaville, in charge, and tomorrow morning the funeral party will leave for Bowling Green, Ohio, where the remains will be interred on the lot owned by the deceased's widow, This arrangement is made on account of the lack of room on the lot beside Rev. Elotz' former wife, in the Waterloo cemf ry. " y 1 -

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  1. The Waterloo Press,
  2. 08 Apr 1909, Thu,
  3. Page 1

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