Pantagraph 21 jun 1941 mon. p 2
Central Illinois Deaths Mrs. Fred Porzelius G RIDLEY. (PNS) Mrs. Fred Porzelius, 69, died at her home here Sunday. She had been ill long time, although bedfast only five days. The body was removed to the Froellch funeral home and later returned to the residence. The funeral will be at 1:13 p. m (standard) Tuesday at the home and at 2 p. m. at the Waldo Men- Men- nonlte church. Burial will be in Waldo cemetery. Before marriage she was Caroline Caroline Staley, daughter of Stephen and Barbara Schantz Staley, born Nov. 30, 1872, near Flanagan. She was married to Mr. Porzelius Jan. 14. 1892. at Danvers. After mar riage they resided near Flanagan and later moved to Secor. She had lived here since the death of her husband Aug. 11, 1931. Two chil dren preceded her in death. She is survived by the following children: Mrs. Peter Smlser, El Paso; Christian, Eureka; Walter, Carlock; Stephen, Secor and Wil liam, Grldley; 11 grandchildren and one great grandchild. Six sisters also survive: Mrs. Chris Rinken berger, Flanagan; Mrs. John Folk ers, Flanagan; Mrs. Will Shane- Shane- brook, Woodburn, Ind.; Mrs. Ida Strack, Goodland, Ind.; Mrs. W. J. Zehr and Miss Lilly Staley, . both of Grldley. She was a member of the Roanoke Roanoke Mennonite church.