Smith, Reuben P. 1911

Obituary – Reuben P. Smith
East Liverpool Tribune

Reuben P. Smith, aged 71 years, after an illness of two weeks of heart trouble, died at the Chicago city hospital(November 16, 1911). For a long time a resident of East Liverpool, he is very well known here. Besides his wife, he is survived by four children; Mrs. Mary Thompson, and Mrs. Anna Schenkley of El Paso, Texas, Charles of Monessen, Pa., and Nathaniel of this city.

The remains will arrive here this morning and be taken to Nathaniel’s home on Broadway where the funeral services will be held today. Interment will be in Spring Grove cemetery.


Funeral services over the remains of the late Reuben P. Smith, who died in the Chicago City hospital after an illness of two weeks with heart trouble, and whose body was shipped to this city, arriving yesterday, were held at the home of his son, Nathaniel on lower Broadway at 2 o’clock yesterday. Interment was in Spring Grove cemetery.