Olive Jane Walker Pogemiller Obituary, Muscatine News-Tribune, 13 Mar 1961
- attending j - - ' - Obituaries '" . : ' 'and - . ' '"' ' Funerals. OBTIE SitEFAIU) . Lone Trc'e - Funet'al . .sei - vices for Ortie Shepard, SI,. El jMontc, CaJ;, will - be' - .iield .. at. 2; - ;p.rn - ' - Tuesday at .the Sordcn; .and; Adams Funeral' ".' Home,. ". Lone Tree: .' : ... '. - ' - ' ' "' ' - " ': ,Mr. ,Shepard,..a native ;ot.Iowa, .was a former. - longtime resident, of the River Junction comrnun - ; ity i He'died following a. lingering: Illness Friday,; March. 10,' at - his; California home, '! ': ""feudal will ' be1 at the . River Junction cemetery! ":,'.. , ' ., - ; O. ' i olive; - iank pogkmiller " Morning Sim Olive Jane. Pbge - : miller, 92, : died Sunday at Memorial Memorial Memorial - hospital, Mt. Pleasant. Mrs; - Pogemiller was born Oct.. 21, 1868, - the - 'daughter of . - .James' 'G and - 'Kathryn Huffman'. Walk - ' er," at . tlici Walker' settlement north ''of .Burlington. She. 'was married Feb. - 9,. 1887, to .Henry. Pogemiller. They farm - ' sd north' 'of. Burlington untihl899 hen:tiey '.moved to a farm hear Morning" ':;'Sun.. During recent years, she had lived at Mt. - Pleas - ' ant. ;V;' .'. - ' '' ; - She - was lifelong : member of the Methodist - church, and. took, an active part in' the church until until her recent illness. She' was" preceded in 'death by her husband;'1 three sons, Charles,1 Frank, and Earl; and three; grandchildren. . Survivors' 1 include three - . sons, Basil, of Mt. Pleasant, Donald' of Wapello,' and" Russell of Ethrata,; Wash.', five 'daughters, Mrs, Lucy Wilson of Rock Island, Mrs, Hat - tie Willson of - Fairfield, .Mrs, Bess Owens ot Davenport; Mrs.. Lena - .Thomas of Myrtle Point, Oregon, and Mrs; Alice Prentice of San Diego; .35 grandchildren and 64 greatTgrandchildren, ' Rev. A. V. Weigel and. Rev.' .George G. Hunt will - conduct - funeral funeral funeral services at'' 2 p. m. Tuesday Tuesday at the Methodist church. Interment Interment will be at" Elmgrove. cemetery. ' n ' I The body is now, at the Pierce funeral home. The ' family . has established a memorial fund' for - retarded children. '.. . .