The Mount Ayr Record-News, 1928
Winafred Velma Lucile Scott LANTZ, daughter of C. H. and Pearl (sic) LANTZ, was born at Kellerton, September 3, 1910, and departed
this life August 22, 1928, at the age of 17 years, 11 months and 19 days. On June 7, 1915, the mother passed to the other
woryd (sic) and Winafred had made her home with her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Perry SCOTT. One year ago Winafred entered
the Kellerton high school and was preparing to enter the sophomore class this school year, but owing to the recent accident
which no one could foresee the hopes and aspirations of the entire family are shattered. She has been a faithful member of
the Methodist Sunday school and will be very much missed by the church. She leaves to mourn the father, Mr. C. H. LANTZ, the
grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Perry CCOTT (sic) and Mr. John LUTZ and many other relatives, together with the whole community
of neighbors and friends. The family express their heart-felt thanks to the neighbors for their most generous kindness.
Funeral services were held at the Methodist church Sunday at 2:30 and the burial made in Maple Row cemetery [Kellerton].
NOTE: Perle M. LANTZ, Winafred's mother, was born in 1884, and died in 1915 with interment at Maple Row Cemtery. Perry SCOTT,
Winafred's grandfather, was born in 1861, and died 1946. Catherine SCOTT, Winafred's grandmother, was born in 1863, and died in 1951. Perry
and Catherine were interred at Maple Row Cemetery, Kellerton, Iowa.
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