Obit: Wing, Nillie S. (1865 - 1947)

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Surnames: Wing, Scott, Brownell, Linjer

----Source: CLARK COUNTY PRESS (Neillsville, Clark County, Wis.) 09/04/1947

Wing, Nillie S. (29 JUL 1865 - 31 AUG 1947)

Funeral services for Mrs. Nillie Scott Wing, 82, were held Tuesday morning, Sept. 2, from the Georgas Funeral Home. The Rev. Homer E. Webster officiated. Mrs. Wing died at St. Joseph’s Hospital at Marshfield on Sunday, Aug. 31, 1947, after an illness of seven years. Burial was made in the Woodlawn Cemetery at Cataract.

Mrs. Nillie Scott Wing was born July 29, 1865, at Parrishville, N.Y., to Josephus B. and Jane (Brownell) Scott. At the age of seven years she came to Clark county and received her education in the town of Weston (Clark Co., Wis.). On Dec. 5, 1880, she was married to Martin Wing at Neillsville. Mr. Wing preceded her in death in 1939. After her marriage she spent 17 years in Cataract and returned to Clark County in 1900. she has since resided in or near Neillsville.

She is survived by three children: Alonzo of Milwaukee, Lyman of Neillsville, and Mrs. E. B. (Rose) Linjer of Withee four brothers, John, William, Ervin and Oran, all of Chetek.



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