5 Feb 1973 - The Daily Republic (Mitchell, South Dakota)
Mr*. Ary Talsma Rites Tuesday Funeral services for Mrs. Ary (Jessie) Talsma. 77. Mitchell, will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Milliken Funeral Home with the Rev. Glen Wessel officiating. officiating. The body will lie in state from 7-9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. There will be gravesid« services at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Garden of Memories Cemetery at Worthington, Minn. She was bom Sept. 20, 1895 at Holsfein, Iowa, to Mr. and Mrs. Charles Drake and died Feb. 2 at a Mitchell hospital. On March 15, 1916 she married Ary Talsma at Worthington, Minn. Survivors include three sons, Cornelius, Mitchell; Charles, serving in the Air Force stationed in New Hampshire, and Vern, Worthington, Minn.; a daughter, Mrs. Francis (Irene) Mattman, Scappoose, Ore.; a brother, Elmer Drake, Canoga Park, Calif, and a ' sister, Mrs. John Gilomen, I Dundas, Minn., 11 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband in 1965, two brothers and a sister.