Fremont Eagle Thursday Aug 25, 1927
Mrs. Elom Chapin Passes Away.
Relatives and friends were shocked and surprised yesterday morning to hear that Mrs. Elom Chapin had passed away Tuesday night.
She had spent Tuesday in Coldwater at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Lyman Caswell, where a family dinner was served in honor of Chalmer Chapin and family who had expected to leave for South Carolina today.
Mr. and Mrs. Chapin and son L. E. Chapin and family went to the home of the latter at Montgomery, and about eight o'clock when was stricken and soon passed away.
The body was brought to the home of C. E. Chapin and funeral service will be held Friday afternoon at 1 o'clock. Rev. Herbert McMurray of Greencastle preachiing the sermon.
Fremont Eagle, Thursday, September 1, 1927
Mrs. Elom ChapinMary Amelia Lester, third daughter of Ransom and Eliza Lester, was born at Sturgis, Michigan, Aug 6, 1853 and completed life's journey, Aug. 23, 1927 at the home of her son, Lester, where she was enjoying a short visit, being at the time seventy-four years and seventeen days of age.