Obituary - Anna Mary Stricker Wells |
Hood River News, Hood River, Oregon|
ANNA MARY WELLS' DEATH NOTICE
Funeral services for Mrs. Anna Wells who died at her east side home Friday, were held at the Pine Grove Church. Rev. H. C. Clark retired Met6hodist minister officiated. Native of Illinois Mrs. Wells was 65 years of age. Her husband Jerome Wells died in 1914. Interment was made in the old family cemetery at Pine Grove. Mrs. Wells is survived by the following sons and daughter: PerryE., Walter, Ed, and Margaret Lester, all of Hood River, Warren Wells of Bend, and Clifford Wells of Portland. The following thee brothers, all of Mt. Carroll, Ill. survive; John, Andrew and Lawrence Stricker.
Mrs. Wells came to the valley with her family in 1891. The funeral was directed by S. E. Barmess.
(Anna Mary Stricker Wells was the daughter of Valentine Stricker and Anna Margaretha Thain. She was born in Mt. Carroll, Illinois and was my great-grandmother.)
Submitted by Charlott Wells Jones