Farrish, Robert 1903

OBITUARY – Robert Farrish
East Liverpool Tribune

After an illness of only four days, Robert Farrish died at his home in Bradshaw addition yesterday (November 5, 1903) morning at 2:20 o’clock. Mr. farrish was janitor at the McKinley school and until the time he contracted pneumonia was active in his duties. Arrangements for the funeral have not been completed, but Rev. Dr. Pratt will conduct the services, the deceased having been a member of the First M. E. Church for many years.

Mr. Farrish came to this country from England about 40 years ago, and 19 years ago moved to East Liverpool from Salineville. He was for many years watchman at the pottery of the D. R. McNicol company, and at the time of his death was janitor at the McKinley school building. He was respected by all who knew him.