Johnson, Lila Idella (1921-1937)

Young School Student Called

Newspaper clipping
Death notice for Lila Idella Johnson, 30 April 1937, vol. 26 No. 53, Holt Weekly News

All the pupils of the local school and the people of this community were saddened on Monday afternoon to hear of the sudden death of Lila Johnson, 16 year old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J.O. Johnson. Lila was a student at the local school and had been out playing during the noonhour and when she came into the school house she dropped dead from what the coroner called heart failure

Funeral services will be conducted this afternoon at 2 o’clock from the Nazareth Lutheran church with Rev. Hanson officiating

Lila was also a member of the confirmation class at the Lutheran church and would have been confirmed on May 16 if she had lived.

A complete obituary will be published next week.

From Holt Weekly News April 30, 1937

[Interred Holt cemetery]

Transcribed by: W Saewyc

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