Obit: Lillich, Margaret A. (1868 - 1924)

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----Source: THORP COURIER (Thorp, Clark County, Wis.) 04/24/1924

Lillich, Margaret A. (7 JAN 1868 - 17 APR 1924)

Margaret Adeline Joynt, eldest daughter of Frederick and Margaret A. Joynt, was born near Latham, Logan Co., Ill., Jan. 7th, 1868. She died Thursday, April 17th, 1924 at 1 p.m. at her home near Thorp, Clark County, Wis., after a short illness of only 43 hours.

She was dedicated to God in infancy and was brought up in the church, which next to her home, held first place in her heart throughout her entire life. She was married to Ferd M. Lillich Dec. 28, 1892. To this union was born two children, George O. Lillich, Pullman, Wash., and Pauline Lillich, now in school at Stout Institute, Menominee, Wis.

She resided in Illinois until 1918, where she left a great many dear friends who are greatly shocked to hear of her passing.

Upon coming to Thorp, she quickly found her place in the Lord's work and labored faithfully for the spread of the gospel. She leaves to mourn her departure, her husband and children, two sisters and four brothers. Funeral services were held in the M. E. Church at Thorp, Wis. Tuesday, April 22, 1924 at 2:30 p.m., rev. Tomlinson of Eau Claire, officiating.

Mrs. H. M. Hall, a sister, and D. J. Joint, a brother, from Latham, Ill., and S. J. Joynt, a brother from Ivanhoe, Minn., were here for the funeral.



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