Obit: Stump, Edith Ellen (1880 - 1956)
Surnames: Stump, Harrison, Harding, Kennedy, Ehrenreich, Anderson,
Bobbe, Mantor, Merwin, Voelker, French, Walcott, Adams, Felch,
Abbotsford Tribune (Abbotsford, Clark County, Wis.) 09/13/1956
Ellen (15 Nov. 1880 - 12 Sept. 1956)
The body of
Mrs. George Stump, 75, will lie in state at the Zink Funeral Home
here, starting this evening. Funeral services will be held at the
Presbyterian church at Abbotsford, Saturday afternoon at 2:00
o’clock, with the Rev. Richard Harrison officiating. Burial
will be made in Evergreen cemetery at Medford.
was admitted to St. Joseph’s hospital, Marshfield on July 1.
Death, caused by cancer, came at 2:45 a.m. Wednesday.
Harding was born in England, Nov. 15, 1880. At the age of 3 years,
her parents came to Spencer and the following year went to Rib
Lake. She was educated in Rib Lake and taught schools in Taylor
county until her marriage to George Stump at Rib Lake July 15,
in Westboro and Medford for a time and in 1920 settled in
Abbotsford. Here they operated a chicken ranch and for 15 years,
operated a small grocery store, which they sold nine years ago, due
to ill health.
was a member of the Presbyterian church and for five and one-half
years, served as financial secretary.
her are her husband, George M. Stump, Abbotsford; one son, Le Roy,
of Los Angeles, and three grand daughters.
Floyd and Robert, and a daughter, Bernice, preceded her in death.
Abbotsford Tribune (Abbotsford, Clark County, Wis.) 09/20/1956
attended the funeral services for Mrs. George M. Stump, 75, who
died Wednesday. Rites were held Saturday at the Presbyterian
church, at 2:00 o’clock, followed by internment in the
Evergreen cemetery, Medford.
Richard Harrison officiated at the services during which Richard
Kennedy sang "Abide With Me," and "Beyond the Sunset." Miss Lois
Ehrenreich played the piano accompaniment.
were Gerhard Anderson, Fred Bobbe, Frank Ehrenreich, Morris Mantor,
Howard Merwin and Roland Voelker.
were carried by ladies of the Royal Neighbor lodge of which Mrs.
Stump was a member.
Attending from away were Mr. and Mrs. Jay French, Rhinelander; Mr. and Mrs. Holmer Walcott, Wisconsin Rapids; Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Adams, Wheaton, Ill.; Mr. and Mrs. Earl Felch, Schofield; Mrs. Joe Moore, Wisconsin Rapids.
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