Mrs. Sarah Ring, Former Vermont Resident, Dies

Mrs. Sarah Harriett Ring, 79, of Galesburg, former Vermont resident died Friday afternoon at Cottage hospital in Galesburg.

Mrs. Ring was born Sept. 26, 1874, a daughter of John and Agnes Diehl Hickle. She was married to Ellsworth Ring. She resided near Vermont most of her life but was living with a daughter, Mrs. Mattie Alteen, Galesburg, at the time of her death.

She is survived by four children, Mrs. Alteen, Mrs. Grave [Gladys] Wherley, Galesburg, Mrs. Mamie Van Fossen, Vermont, and Tom Ring, Abingdon; three brothers, Webster Hickle, Archie Hickle, Galesburg, and George Hickle, Galesburg; and three sisters, Mrs. Ollie Craig and Mrs. Grace Wiley, both of Kewanee, and Mrs. Mary Lucan, Galesburg.

Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon at 2:30 at the Methodist church in Vermont, conducted by Rev. Fred Thompson of Astoria. Burial in Union Chapel cemetery.

Published in the Argus-Searchlight on 9/15/1954

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