Helmer, Feb. 17 –

Mrs. Clara Pray, 65, wife of Edward E. Pray, died at her home here early today of a heart ailment. She had been a resident of this community all her life.

She is survived by her husband and one sister, Mrs. George Sprague of Plymouth.

Funeral arrangements await the arrival of the sister, now in Florida, but services will be held here Tuesday afternoon.


February 18, 1940


Helmer, Feb. 18 –

Funeral services for Mrs. Clara Pray, 65, who died yesterday of heart disease at her home here, will be held Wednesday at 2 pm at the Helmer U.B. Church with Rev. Suter officiating. Burial will be in Wright Cemetery.

The Swank Funeral Home of Ashley is in charge of arrangements.


February 19, 1940


Submitted by: Jim Cox