State, John 1905

Obituary – John State
East Liverpool Tribune

John State, aged 89, died at Springfield, O,. at 3 a.m. Saturday (December 2, 1905), of the infirmities of old age. The deceased was the father of E. J. State, of this city. Another son, Will State, of Akron, was hunting at the tie of his father’s death, near, Cadiz, O., and he came to East Liverpool and together with his brother left for Springfield Saturday evening. The funeral will be held this afternoon. The deceased was a tone time superintendent of motive power on the Sandusky division of the Big Four, and leaves three daughters and three sons.