The Mount Ayr Record-News, 1926
DEATH of MRS. HANNAH LAMBERT.
Mrs. Hannah LAMBERT, a resident of Ringgold county for fifty-six years, passed to her reward Thursday evening, March 31, 1932,
at her home in Maloy, after an illness of over two years.
She was born in County Kerry, Ireland, about 1846 [the daughter of
James and Catherine (GRIFFIN) DILLON], and came to the United States with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jas. DILLION, in the
year 1850. She was the last member of a family of six children, three dying in infancy.
Hannah DILLION was united in
marriage to Roger SULLIVAN, of Leon, Iowa, in August, 1868. To this union two chldren were born. He passing to his reward in
the year 1871.
In March, 1879, she was married to John LAMBERT and of this union three chldren were born.
as she was known, had a smile for all her inquiring friends, through her long years of suffering. She was an active member
o the Immaculate Conception church throughout her life.
Those who are left to mourn her departure are Mrs. Dennis MULLIN
of Omaha, Neb., Mrs. Geo. WARIN, J. W. and Rose LAMBERT of Maloy, Anna dying in August, 1897. She also leaves thirteen
grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
Pall bearers were Roger, John, Leo and Emmitt WARIN, Jas. and Maurice MULLIN
and Roger MULLIN acting as honorary pall bearer, all grandsons of the deceased.
Funeral mass was Saturday morning at 10 o'clock, conducted by Rev. M. J. CULHANE, pastor of this place. Burial at St. Mary's
cemetery [Maloy, Ringgold County, Iowa].
Friends from out-of-town who came to pay their last respects were Sister
Eulalia and Sister Miriam of Ottumwa, Mrs. Hannah FROST and sons, Walter and DILLON, Mr. and Mrs. Ed GRIFFIN, Patrick GRIFFIN,
Mr. and Mrs. Mike GRIFFIN and Miss Virginia, Mr. and Mrs. LaFOLLETTE of Leon, Mr. and Mrs. Jas. DAUGHTON, Mrs. Mary CAIN and
son, Mrs. Wayne GAMMON, Mrs. Jas. McGREEVY, Mr. Luke and Miss Margaret CONWELL of Grand River; H. S. and W. B. DUNCAN, Mr.
and Mrs. Tom MULLIN, of Creston; Mr. and Mrs. Bruce DUNCAN and Mrs. C. E. FINCH, of Shannon City; Dennis DAUGHTON, Mr. and
Mrs. Frank SMIDT of Leon; Mrs. Bert SMITH, Mrs. Wm. MALONEY and Miss Marjorie McNERNEY, of Mount Ayr; Mrs. Wm. MULLIN, of
Des Moines and Miss Susanne TELLIER, of Diagonal. She received many spiritual bouquets.
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