Obituary of Sarah "Sadie" (Sleeseman) Long from the Columbia City (Indiana) Post in 1945

header of obituary from newspaper An obituary for Sarah Ellen "Sadie" (Sleeseman) Long of Churubusco, Indiana from 1945.


"Mrs. Long, 78, dies in hospital", obituary of Sarah "Sadie" (Sleeseman) Long, Columbia City (Whitley, Indiana) Post, 1945 September 21, page 1; microfilmed newspaper, Peabody Public Library, Columbia City, Indiana.

Transcript of Obituary [paragraphs and emphasis added]

Mrs. Sarah Ellen Long, patient at the Lutheran hospital in Fort Wayne for seven weeks, died last night [20 September] at 9 o'clock.

There body was brought to the Sonday Funeral Home in Churubusco where rites will be held at 2 o'clock Sunday afternoon [23 September], the Rev. D. D. Finch of Trinity Methodist church of Fort Wayne, officiating. Burial will be made in Eel River cemetery.  Friends will be received at the funeral home after 7 o'clock tonight [21 September].

Mrs. Long was a member of the United Brethren church at Churubusco.

Two sons, Walter Long, Fort Wayne, with whom Mrs. Long lived, and Jessa [Jesse] Long, Portland, Ore., and a daughter, Mrs. Carrie Pence of Churubusco, survive.

Other survivors are one grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Her husband, Abe Long, died in 1936.