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« £ si r 1 1^BI8JI^PI*< l',i A IH DI ;.M). Mot h«r of UlK Kirtiilly mnl Ono Old Time t.'pper Alton llcsl- Mr-,. Mary J. Stanley died .this morning nt tt: I r> o'cloch at the homo nf her (UuiKhter, M-rB. (!.'H. Moe, on Salu Ktreet, ttt the a«c.of..77. Her death had been oxpec-led at times durliiK tho past winter while she wan quite 111, but nevertheless the end cutno thin morning rather unexpectedly. unexpectedly. Mrs. Stunloy'n final illnouH commenced last fall and at^hat time ihe rwas .iinablo to keep house 6ny onger and -after her condition be- camo «nllo Bcrious her chlJdron took charge of her and she broke up the linkeopittg. Up to that time she had boon ve-ry active and in spite ol her advanced .age, she-was ablo to ep IIOUHC as sho had: many years. Mra. Stanley was born in Indiana, but »ho had lived In Uppor Alton over over n half century. Hhf< was ;t!ie whir ow ot Robert Stanley, » fonnor well known old Upper Alton TdHidont. Tho family owned the • uruperlyat the corner of Salu and Humbert streets where they lived many yea™. The old homo was torn down some yotfrt ago und no\v n htilC doren bnlKlingf occupy the premiaes formerly thr Stanley homestead. Mrs. Stanley re served a small lot next to tho corner on Humfbert street, where uho built a.small new home for herself so she oocupiod her homo there until last fall, when her Illness causod her t< quit houBekeeplng. Her InuibaiK- died almost twenty yoara ago. Slu leaves three sons, Harry, of Uppei Alton, JeBHO and Charley, of Lo; Awgoles, Cal.. and six daughters Mrs. C, H. Moe, Mrs. Herman l>an die, Mrs. Ous Sims and Mrs. Klmei Clark, of Alton, Mrs. Bcllo Fry ant" Mrs. Clinton Mounton, of St. LoulK 'ITie funeral arrangements havo no l>een martei l&irryinK to Heat RaHroail SU-ikf !, ^ ! of

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  1. Alton Evening Telegraph,
  2. 16 Mar 1917, Fri,
  3. Page 2

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