Obit: Corey, Stella A. #2 (1864 - 1939)

Contact: Audrey Roedl


----Sources: The Loyal Tribune 09 February 1939

Corey, Stella A. (14 DEC 1864 - 4 FEB 1939)

Stella Ann Honey, daughter of Wm. and Sarah Honey was born in Watertown, December 14, 1864 and quietly passed away at her home Saturday morning at eight o’clock. Death followed an illness of several years.

The departed was united in marriage to Charles A. Corey in Watertown, October 19, 1887. They moved to their farm southwest of Loyal 23 years ago where they continue to make their home.

The deceased leaves to mourn her loss, her husband, two sons, and five daughters. The sons are, Marvin of Winchester and Howard of Greenwood. The daughters, Edith (Mrs. August Lemberg), Loyal; Alice (Mrs. Chal Perkins), Greenwood; Sadie (Mrs. Arthur Jacobson), Sioux City, Iowa; Mrs. Olive Bennett, Loyal; and Florence, who resides at home. She also leaves four grandchildren, Jack and Gary Corey, Greenwood; George Corey. Oak Park, Illinois; and Betty Jane Jacobsen, Sioux City, Iowa.

Funeral services were held at the home Sunday afternoon at two o’clock, Rev. Ortmeyer of St. Katherine Episcopal Church, Owen, officiating. Interment was made in the family lot at Oak Hill cemetery in Watertown. Rev. Harry Pallett of the St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Watertown, officiated at the burial services.

Among the out of town relatives who attended the funeral were Mrs. M. W. Corey and son George of Oak Park, Illinois; Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Jacobsen and daughter Betty of Sioux City, Iowa, were unable to attend due to illness of Mrs. Jacobsen.



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