Emma L. Clary Duncan

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Mrs. Duncan Dead.
Mrs. Emma L. Clary Duncan, widow of Harve Duncan, died at 4 a. m. Monday, Mar. 22 [1948] at St. Johns Hospital in Springfield, at the age of almost 73. Death followed a prolonged illness.

Mrs. Duncan was born in Menard county on July 14, 1875, the daughter of John and Katherine Miller Clary, and spent all her life in this community. She was married to Harve Duncan, who died on March 8, 1946. Surviving are one brother, Dennis Clary of New Berlin and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held at Thompson-Harms & Hurley Funeral Home at 2 o'clock Wednesday afternoon Mar. 24, conducted by Rev. Frank McLaughen of the Central Presbyterian church and burial was in Rock Creek cemetery.

Contributed by Matthew Ferricks