Elsie Seward Bitting - 10 Feb 1943

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Elsie Seward Bitting - 10 Feb 1943 - Obituary Mrs. H. E. Bitting Elsie May Seward...
Obituary Mrs. H. E. Bitting Elsie May Seward was born December 4, 1896, in 'St. Clair county, Mo., and departed this life January 28, 1943, being at the time of her death, 46 years, one month and 24 days old. At the age of 13 she came with her mother to Beatrice, where she to young womanhood. She converted about this time and accepted the Lord Jesus as her Saviour. She attended the Mennonite church of this city. April 30, 1914, she was married to Herbert E. Bitting. To this union were born ten children; all of whom, with' their father, survive her. The children are: Mrs. Juanita Kennedy of New Orleans; Mrs, Bernadine Weiss, Burchard, Neb.; Mrs. Idabell Bishop, Beatrice, Neb.; Private Herbert, Jr., with the U. S. army; Helen, Arthur, Guy, Kenneth, Edith and June of the home. She is also survived by seven grandchildren, her mother, Mrs. Sarah Robinson of TaborviUe, Mo., and four brothers: Link Seward and Ike Seward of Rockville, Mo.; George Reward of Swan, Mo., and James Seward of Lincoln, Neb, She lost her father at the early age of a year and a half/ She'was a faithful wife and a Wonderful mother, -highly re- psected and much loved by all who knew, her, .She- was a member of the Glenover Mother Singers club. She knitted, -for the Salvation Army and the Red Cross. She will be' greatly mlsse'd by her associates. She'suffwe'd, from a'lingering illness of "two years which she bore, cheerfully and without com- Plaint. One .half-sister, Sadie preceded her in lie^tb/ two" services.-, vyere. .conduct* y -aftfrnaon In! tftsyBer*, J ieral /Jiomer. by; ft nold, * $arl- CJfl4sa^|efvs5n'jw|th s T T«;&Flr\OT *8W

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  1. Beatrice Daily Sun,
  2. 10 Feb 1943, Wed,
  3. Page 5

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