Died Saturday April 3, 1897. Mr. Henry Dutte senior at the home of his son-in-law Wm. Berndt aged 79 years. The deceased was a brother of John Dutte of this town, and he was the father-in-law of our townsmen Henry Toeter, and Henry Schroeder. The was buried in the Lutheran cemetery last Tuesday.
Mrs. Adam Small, who has been ill the past ten days, passed away at her home in Lyle, Tuesday morning at nine o'clock. The deceased had not been well for some time, but it was not until recently that her case was considered at all serious.
The funeral will be held, Friday afternoon.
Mrs. Katie Einsfeld-Small, was born in Mines Germany on the 13th day of February in the year 1855. When a girl of 16 years she came to America with her parents and settled in Mitchell county, in Union Township.
Lester Bisbee, son of Mr. and Mrs. Virgil Bisbee of Baker, Mont., died Wednesday morning at 6 o'clock at the Rufus Bisbee home in Union township, after an illness of a couple weeks. During the illness of Emmet Palmer, Lester went there to help with the chores and fall work and was taken ill with influenza. He was removed to Rufus Bisbee's place and about ten days ago his mother came from Baker, Mont., to care for him.