Although Fremont, Steuben Co., IN is not mentioned in this Obit. Mrs. William M. Tinker was Luella F. Chapin, daughter of Charles W. Chapin and Maria Shoup. She moved to Fremont in 1878 with her family.

Obituary for  "Lulu" - Vandalia Union, May 26, 1898, Page 5, Column 2

Mrs. Wm. M. Tinker died at her home in Otego Twp.,IL, May 22, after months of suffering with consumption.  The husband and children mourn her loss - remains interred in the Haley Chapel Cemetery.