- Last Name: Beardsley
- Given Name: James Elmer
- Birth: 5/9/1846
- Death: 9/1/1929
, Place of Death: Marshall, IA or MI
- AGED: YR: 83
Crystal Lake Herald, September 12, 1929, Page 4
James Elmer Beardsley passed away Sunday evening, Sept. 1 at 10:30 p.m. at his home on High St. in Marshall, IA. He had been ill the past three years but was confined to bed but a week.
Mr. Beardsley was born in Crystal Lake, IL, May 9, 1846 and was past 83 years of age. He went to Marshall, IA from Chicago about 20 years ago and had since resided there. He passed away on his 60th wedding anniversary. He is survived by his wife, two daughters, Mrs. R.R. Fletcher of Manchester, IA, and Miss Sada Beardsley of Marshall. Another daughter, Nettie, passed away at the age of 9. Surviving also are two brothers, W.A. Beardsley of Spokane, WA and B.D. Beardsley of Tacoma, WA; three granddaughters, Mrs. J.S. Hunt of Dundee, IA, Mrs. Ivan Midkeff of Wateroo, IA, and Miss Myrtle Fletcher of Marshall, MI; three grandsons Harold, Laverne and Bob Fletcher of Manchester, IA and three great-grandchilden, Betty Jean, Welcome Hunt, and Ross Midkiff.
Funeral services were held at the home Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock, Rev. Carpenter officiating. Interment was at Crystal Lake last Thursday.
- Cemetery: Lake Avenue Cemetery, Crystal Lake, IL
- Section: 2-22
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