Van Fossen, J. E. 1919

DEC. 19, 1919

J. E. Van Fossen Dead.

Word has been received hereof the death of J. E. VAN FOSSEN, aged 80, Civil war veteran, whose death occurred at his home in Lisbon yesterday morning, as a result of injuries sustained in a fall several weeks ago.
The deceased who is an uncle of Mrs. Joseph McDevitt of Broadway., was born in Madison township. He is survived by his wife and two daughters, Mrs. Frank Fortes of Lisbon and Mrs. Pearl Van Fossen of Minerva; one son, Clarence Van Fossan of Lisbon; one sister, Mrs. Addie McLean, of East Liverpool, and three brothers, William of Ottawas, Ia.; Daniel of Cadiz, and Wilson Van Fossen of Cleveland, also survive.
Funeral services will be held at 1 o’clock Sunday afternoon at the home, Rev. D. G. Scott, officiating.