Obit: Seeley, Lillian (1861 - 1917)

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----Source: Thorp Courier (Thorp, Clark County, Wis.) 07/19/1917

Seeley, Lillian (20 JUN 1861 - 13 JUL 1917)

Mrs. Lillian Seeley, wife of Wm. Seeley of Rib Lake, died at the hospital at Marshfield on Friday, July 13, 1917, of paralysis, aged 56 years and 24 days. Mrs. Seeley was born at Plymouth, Wis., June 20, 1861, and was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Steele. In 1883 she was united in marriage with Wm. Seeley at Greenwood, Clark County, Wis. For many years they resided there, but moved to Rib Lake about eight years ago. For the past year she had been a great sufferer and about three weeks ago was taken to the hospital in order to secure some relief. Her sisters, Mrs. B. F. Rusch of this village, and Mrs. Richleau of Curtiss, have been constantly with her for several months. The funeral took place on Monday from the home of Mrs. Ross Davis, niece of deceased, at Medford, Rev. Reed of Minneapolis officiating, interment following in the Medford Cemetery. Deceased leaves to mourn her husband, Wm. Seeley, and sister, Mrs. Holmes of the state of Washington, Mrs. George Smith of Colorado, Mrs. Richleau of Curtiss, Mrs. B. F. Rusch, Mrs. Harry Aucutt, and brothers, Arthur Steele of Thorp, Thomas Steele of Seattle, and Wm. Steele.



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