Source - Newspaper (unidentified) obituary clipping for Mary Hattie
(Geamling) Lemmon from the estate sale of Dessa Mae Sunday Wolf 25 Nov 2000
"Mary Hattie Geamling, daughter of William and Rhuanna Geamling,
near Ashley, DeKalb county, Indiana, November 1, 1871, and passed away at
home at Hillsdale, Mich., October 30, 1928.
On February 22, 1894, she was united in marriage to Chaplin H. Lemmon,
to this union were born seven children: Klink, Pauline, Dorris, Genevieve
Rex, a daughter Nina and son Donovan having preceded her.
She was a member of the Baptist church at Pleasant Lake, Indiana.
a consistent Christian life; a model mother, always thinking and doing for
the welfare of her family so sacrificing her own pleasure for the benefit
family and friends although in failing health for the past six years, she
always bore her sufferings with patience and smiles.
Besides the grief stricken family, she leaves an aged mother and
sister, many relatives and a host of friends, who loved her because of her
unusually fine gentle and kind disposition. A prayer service was held at
home at Hillsdale, Mich., and funeral sevices were held at the Baptist
church, Pleasant Lake, Indiana. Burial at Pleasant Lake, cemetery. The Earl
F. Adams pastor of College Baptist church, of Hillsdale, Michigan,
We wish to express our thanks and sincere appreciation to our many
neighbors and friends for their sympathy and assistance during the sickness
and death of our loving wife and mother.
C.H. LEMMON AND FAMILY"
Submitted By: Theresa Ferguson