Obit: Hubbard, Martha J. (1875 - 1955)
Contact: Dolores Mohr Kenyon
Surnames: Hubbard, Bentley, Robinson, Parker,
Kerr, Johnson, Bichnell, Shaw, Pickering, Sanford, Roneig,
Gallagher, Dahnert, Randall, Dixon
----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville,
Clark Co., WI.) March 24, 1955
Hubbard, Martha J. (9 July 1875 - 15 March
Mrs. Leslie (Martha J.) Hubbard, age 79, of
Neillsville, R.1, died Tuesday, March 15, 1955, at her home west of
Funeral services were held Friday evening at 8:00
p.m. at the Georgas Funeral Home with the First Church of Christ
Scientist, and Carmi Chapter No. 60, O. E. S. Neillsville in
charge. Mrs. Henry Dahnert, reader of the First Church of
Christ Scientist and Mrs. Iris Randall, Worthy Matron of Carmi
Chapter No. 60, O. E. S., conducted the services.
body was taken on Saturday to Janesville, where a graveside service
was held at 2:00 p.m. Reader, Mrs. Mary Dixon of Janesville,
conducted the service. Burial was in the Milton Lawns
Memorial Park, Janesville.
Mrs. Hubbard was born July 9, 1875, at Halifax,
England, to Walter and Elizabeth Ann (Bentley) Robinson. She
received her education in England and her first marriage took place
there. Her husband came to the United States and located in
Cleveland, Ohio. Mrs. Hubbard and her son arrived in this
country later. After the death of her husband she and her son
moved to Janesville to be near their work, returning to Cleveland
several years later and again moving back to Janesville. On
November 10, 1936, she was married to Leslie Hubbard at
Janesville. Mr. and Mrs. Hubbard retired and came to make
their home west of Neillsville in April, 1946. She had been
ailing for the past several years.
is survived by her husband, Leslie and one son, John Parker,
Croton-on-the-Hudson, N. Y. and two step-daughters, Mrs. Donald
(Mildred) Kerr, Milton, Wis., and Mrs. Robert (Charlotte) Johnson,
Plymouth, and one brother in England,
parents, first husband, Mr. Parker, and several brothers and
sisters in England have preceded her in death.
was a member of the Christian Science Church and the Woodworth
Chapter O. E. S. of Cleveland, Ohio.
Relatives attending Friday night services at the
Georgas Funeral Home were: Mr. and Mrs. John Parker and Mrs. Anna
Bichnell, Croton, N. Y.; Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Hubbard, Chicago; Mr.
and Mrs. Robert Johnson and children, Plymouth; Mr. and Mrs. Donald
Kerr, Milton, Wis., Mrs. Lucille Shaw, Black River Falls; Mr. and
Mrs. D. L. Pickering, Mr. and Mrs. Ellis Sanford, Sheldon; Mr. and
Mrs. Glenn Roneig, Gilman; and Mr. and Mrs. David Gallagher,
Those from Neillsville attending graveside services were: Mr. Hubbard, Mr. and Mrs. John Parker, Croton, N. Y.; Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Hubbard, Chicago; and Mrs. Anna Bichnell, Croton, N. Y.
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