Aunt Gladys, March 24, 1955
hole from the We is 1000 times Antique Dealer is Gas Victim Mrs. Gladys M. Stotz, 43,- Buckingham township, one of the own ers of the antique business, Stolz and Thiele. Route 202 between ingham and Lahaska, was found dead shortly after 8 o'clock this morning. Her body was found in Ihe on the floor of a station wagon_at the east end of Cuttalossa Trail, a short distance from the Ri\er road. The vehicle was parked side of (he trail in a secluded She was disco* ered by three who w^ working nearby. They) lOOOJ"TM J^TM",?,.,^. 0 "' Peter Crowl is power life to and Robert Walter. She was identified from her dri- \er's license whim was found in a card case in her wallet. Dr. Wiliam P. Freeborn. Point Pleasant, pronounced her dead and .said had been dead) about seven or hours. The body was removed to the Leaver Funeral Home, Mechanicsville. Mechanicsville. Bucks County Coroner Russell Russell J. T. Ferris pronounced it suicide and death caused by asphyxiation asphyxiation carbon Â· monoxide poisoning. note was found on the front seat in the station wagon saying, "Forgive me, my beloved ones." It was signed "Gladdie." Mrs. Stotz. State Trooper James Harris said used a vacuum cleaner cleaner hose attached to the exhaust pipe of the car. She was found lying on the rear seat with the of the hose in her mouth. The motor of the car was not running when the body was found. Doylestown State Police said was reported missing at 9:45 last evening.