Pioneer Resident of Temple Hill
|Mrs. Abbie Sheridan, pioneer resident of the Temple Hill vicinity, died at 11 o'clock Sunday night at Mercy Hospital in Anamosa following a long illness.
Funeral services were held at St. Peter's church, Temple Hill, Tuesday morning at 9:30 o'clock and burial was in the church cemetery.
Casket bearers were Gerald Hamil, Gene Fagan, Rob Martin, John Rink, Chris Reiter and Florian Manternach.
Miss Sheridan had been staying at the hospital for the last four years.
Abbie Sheridan's parents, James and Roseanna Boyles Sheridan came to Iowa from County Cork, Ireland in 1832 and settled in the Temple Hill vicinity. Abbie Sheridan was born August 15, 1858.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by the following brothers and sisters: Frank, James, John, Mary, Thomas, Patrick and Steven.
Survivors include: Mrs. Sayles, Francis Boyles, Albert Sheridan, Mrs. Axel Ahlstrand, and Mrs. Isaacson.
She was the last of her immediate family.
Submitted by: John Sheridan
© Copyright 1997-2013, The Art Department, © Copyright 2014-2018, Richard Harrison.