Edith Barr obit
Mrs. Irwin Barr ROCK CITY - Mrs. Irwin (Edith) LaShelle Barr died at 1 a.m. Sunday in a Freeport hospital after a long illness. She was born June 13, 1883, in Ashland, Neb. She was married to Howard (Irwin) Barr June 12, 1947. Mrs. Barr was a member of the Rural Letter Carriers Auxiliary. Survivors are her husband; a stepdaughter, Mrs. Clarence Hillebrecht, Freeport; five stepsons, Elvin and Paul Barr of Detroit, Mich., Howard and Edgar Barr of Freeport, and Dale Barr of Greenville, S. C.; 17 stepgrand- children; and two stepgreat- grandchildren. Service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Myers Funeral Home, Dakota, the Rev. Claude Mosher, pastor of the Rock City Evangelical United Brethren Church, officiating. Burial will be in the Dakota Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home.