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Obituaries - Senia Eyler


Mrs. Senia Ann Ryan (Eyler?) died at her home at 928 (?) East Jeffferson street last night of cancer of the liver, after an illness of one year, aged 61 years, 4 months and 41 days. Funeral services will be held at the house at 10 o'clock tomorrow (Saturday) morning. Interment in Camp Creek Cemetery.

Deceased was a daughter of Drenery and Senia Ann Ryan and was born in Whitley county, Kentucky, February 15, 1850. she came to Illinois with her parents in 1864 and settled on a farm 2 and 1/2 miles north of Macomb. Forty one years ago last September she was married to Peter Eyler, now deceased. She was a member of the Presbyterian church for 35 years. She is survived by the following children - Mrs. Belle Ferris, Macomb; Mrs. Ella Powell, Colchester; Mrs. Eddie Hodges, Macomb; Mrs. Mary Gingerich, Colchester; Mrs. Nettie Duncan, Colchester; Mrs. Blossom Admas, Macomb; Mrs. Lucy Duncan, Blandinsville; Louis Eyler, Macomb; Mrs. Louis Rexroat, Shaeland, Texas; May Eyler, Macomb; and Miss Ruth Eyler, Macomb. She also leaves the following brothers and sisters: John and Joseph Ryan of Norwood, Mo; Drew Ryan of Ponca City, Okla.; Calvin Ryan, California; Mrs. J.F. Davis, Benson, Neg; Mrs. Mark Steed (not sure of last name - paper is ripped), Arkansas. She is survived by 26 grandchildren.

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