Clipped From Galesburg Register-Mail
Edwin Set Monday Rites For John E. Smith MONMOUTH — John Smith, 72, of 908 S. A St., died Fri day at 9:45 p. m. in Monmouth Hospital. He had suffered from an arthritic condition for the last seven years. Funeral services will be conducted Monday at 9 a.m. in Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, of which he was a member. Rosary will be recited Sunday at 8 p. m. in the TurnbuII Funeral Chapel. Burial will be in Center Grove Cemetery at Kirkwood. Mr. Smith was born Oct. 8, 1881, at Meldon and moved to the Kirkwood community when a small boy. He was a repairman for the Burlington Railroad for a number of years and later entered the employ of the DeKalb Seed and Corn Co. at Monmouth. He worked there until his health failed. Surviving are his wife; a daughter. Miss Mary Frances Smith, and a sister, Mrs. Tim Holland. All are of Monmouth.