Scranton Rep. 2 April 1900
AVOCA. Mr. Thomas Doran, aged 50 years, died Saturday afternoon at 3:43 at his home on the West Side. While returning from services in St. Mary's church one week ago yesterday morning he.complalned of chills and nothing serious was anticipated until Wednesday morning, when he began to grow weaker. The family physician was called and administered all aid to his patient, who showed symptoms of pneu. rnonia, but he rapidly grew worse until death relieved him. The deceased was born in'Ireland in 1KW. He came to this country in 1S70. settling in Avuca, where he reside until death. Twenty - live years ago he married a Miss Corcoran of Pitts - ton, with whom he lived happily for 13 years, when she passed away, leaving the care of six small children to her devoted husband, who tilled up the measure of a kind and effoctionute father. He Is sur. vlved by five sons, William, James, Thomas. Frank and Edward; also one daughter, Ellie. Funeral will occur tomorrow from his late home at I) a. m., with a requiem high mass in St. Mary's church. Interment will be made in St. Mary's cemetery.