OBITUARY ~ HARVEY HOWARD RUSH
September 10, 1909 ~ May 28, 1913
Little Harvey Howard, youngest child of Mr. and Mrs. I. W. Rush, was born Sept.
10, 1909 and died May 28, 1913, age 3 years, 8 months. Little Harvey had been
sick since Sunday with that dreadful disease, diphtheria. He was a bright
cheerful little boy and all who knew him loved him.
He leaves to mourn his
loss a father, mother, 2 sisters and 3 brothers, and other relatives and
friends. The bereaved parents have the sympathy of the entire community in
their sad bereavement.
Short funeral services were held by Rev. Eastman of
Redding IA, in the yard by the home, and interment was made in Rose Hill
cemetery at Mt. Ayr IA.
SOURCE: obituary from paper in family's possession
Submission by Nancy Sackett, October 23, 2015