19040930 william cook Obit

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19040930 william cook Obit - as near purposes same Woy, petition decedent,...
as near purposes same Woy, petition decedent, case claimed contract, plaintiff's ~ show appearing speech made on William W. Cook. HVNDMAN, September 27. -- William W. Cook, son of Hanson and Maiy Cook, of this place, died at his residence in Ellerslie, Md., September after a lingering illnesV The deceased was bom at Hyndmtn on April 1361. He was employed as a freight conductor on the Bedford division, P. R. R., for a numbur of years was one of the most fahh/ul and trustworthy of the ecmpE-j-'s employees, bpirg highly esteemed Ly his and subordinates. la the affairs of his community he took en active and was a member and trustee of M. E church. He was genial in disposition, a kind and affectionate husband and father and his home life beautiful. His character was above reproach. A widow and two sons, Melvln, of Pittsburg, and Harry, o Ellerslie, survive him. Funeral services were held in the M. E. Hyndman Sabbath morning. The funeral party arrived shortly before the services in a special train on Bedford division that started from Cumberland. Another special from Bedford on which were Supt. Beale and the officials of the Bedford divi- cn arrived about the same time ev. Milton Thomas, of Mt. Savage, d,, an intimate friend of the de- ased, preached the funeral sermon. ev. Bryan and Rev. Daniel Clapper, f Ellerslie, and Rev, C. T. Coombs, yndman, assisted in the service! he courch was crowded and the iwir/g organ'zations were present: jury in for of J. deposit, ailway Conductors, Cumberland odge No. 440 Order of Railway Trainmen, Cumberland md Hyndman odges Knights of P / t h i a s onclusion of the ch«rch services emains were taken to the Hyndman emetery for ir termer t, followed arge concourse of relatives and riends. nmberlard Division No. 263 Order

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  1. Bedford Gazette,
  2. 30 Sep 1904, Fri,
  3. Page 1

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