Mary G. Schwab Obituary

By heritage in Corvallis, MT | January 27, 2010 | 0 Comments
  • Mother Schwab Dead

    Ninety-Two-Year-Old Corvallis Lady Passed Tuesday; Rites Today From Home of Her Son.  Ravalli Republic February 10, 1938

    Compiled by: Kelsey Raynal

     

    Mrs. Mary Genevieve Schwab, age 92 years, passed away about 11:15 o’clock Tuesday morning at the home of her son, Charles F. Schwab, north of Corvallis. Mrs. Schwab had been in declining health of late. Without her eyesight for a number of years, the aged lady had resided with her sons at Corvallis and Stevensville. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 o’clock this morning at the Charles Schwab residence, Rev. Ray Ames, conducting the rites. Interment will be in Corvallis cemetery.

    Mrs. Schwab was born September 9, 1845, in Prague, Bohemia.  She came to the United States when she was 11 years of age. She had been a resident of the Corvallis community for the past 51 years. Her husband, Jonas Schwab, passed away 30 years ago. Surviving relatives include a sister, Mrs. Theresa Taylor of Balentine, Neb, three sons, George H. Schwab of Stevensville, Charles F. Schwab of Corvallis and  Lee D. Schwab of Alberton and a daughter, Mrs. Anna S. Kellam of Sacramento, Cal.

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