Vine, Elizabeth (1871 - 1966)






----Source: Greenwood Library Scrapbook Collection from Marshfield News Herald 10/ /1966

Vine, Elizabeth (1871 - 1966)

GREENWOOD--Mrs. Elizabeth Vine, 94, a former Greenwood, Clark County resident, died at 5:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 6, 1966 at the Caravilla Home for the Aged in Janesville, where she had resided for the past five years. The body will be brought to Greenwood and will lie in state at the Grace Methodist Church here from noon Sunday until time of services at 2 p.m. Sunday. The Rev. Carl Booher will officiate, and burial will be made in the Greenwood Cemetery.

A Janesville funeral home is in charge of arrangements.

The former Elizabeth Smith was born Feb. 25, 1871, at Black River Falls, and later moved to Greenwood with her parents, who settled on a farm in the Town of Warner. Her marriage to August Vine, who preceded her in death Aug. 22, 1918, too place April 22, 1892, at Greenwood.

After their marriage, the Vines lived on a farm north of Greenwood, where Mrs. Vine resided until 1943, when she moved to Janesville with her son, Harley, and family. She also lived with other sons, roy and Chester, until 1961, when she was admitted to the Caravilla Home.

Survivors are three daughters, Mrs. William (Esther) Marvin and Mrs. Edwin (Fern) Abel, Greenwood; and Mrs. Edwin (Nina) Noah, Oilsdale, Calif.; five sons, Harley and Roy Vine, Evansville; Chester and Hugh Vine, Janesville; and Algie Vine, Milwaukee; 19 grandchildren and 31 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, Benjamin four sisters and four brothers.



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