Anna L. Ritterbush

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Death of Mrs. Ritterbush.
Died at the home of her daughter, near Athens, April 10 [1907], Mrs. Anna L. Ritterbush, in her 80th year. Funeral was held Sunday morning at her daughter's home, Mrs. Henry Schmidt, and at the St. Paul's church in this city, conducted by Rev. Theo. F. Kemp.

The deceased was a resident of Menard county for 50 years. Her husband died 17 years ago. Five children survive, four daughters and one son.

In the death of this good woman the community loses a kind neighbor and the children a loving mother.

Contributed by Matthew Ferricks