Dora (1907 - 1933)
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Surnames: BOMBARD SWANEY SWIESO DAVIS STONE
----Sources: The Loyal Tribune 14 December 1933
Bombard, Dora (12 FEB 1907 - 2 DEC 1933)
Mrs. Dora Bombard, Merrill, passed away at the Lincoln Hospital of that city, December 2nd, at 1:30 A.M., after an illness of five days. The cause of her death being a caesarian operation.
The deceased, a daughter of Chas. Swaney, Spencer, was born February 12, 1907 at Claramount, Mo. On March 2, 1924, she was united in marriage to Ray Bombard, since which time they have resided near Spencer 6 years, Chetek 1 year and Merrill 2 years.
Besides her father and husband she leaves the following sisters, Mrs. Owen Swieso, Loyal; Mrs. Ray Davis, Council Bluff, Iowa; and Mrs. Victor Stone of Missouri, besides a host of friends.
Funeral services were held from the Seventh Day Adventist Church, Merrill, December 4th, interment being made in the Merrill cemetery. Rev. Peterson officiated.
The Tribune joins friends and acquaintances of the bereaved in offering condolences.
I cannot say, and I will not say,
That she is dead, She is just away.
With a cheery smile and a wave of the hand,
She has wandered into an unknown land,
And left us dreaming, how very fair.
It needs must be since she lingers there,
And you, oh you the wildest yearn,
For the old time step, and the glad return.
Think of her faring on, as dear
In the love of there, as the love here.
Think of her still as the same, I say,
She is not dead, she is just away.
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