12 March 2012

Obituary of Ethel Clara Linsell

From The Detroit Free Press, January 19, 1918:

LINSELL--Jan. 16, 1918, Ethel Clara, daughter of the late Howard and Clara Linsell, sister of Gertrude and Dorothy.  Funeral from 1418 Twelfth st. Saturday at 2 o'clock.

Her death record indicated that Ethel was a school teacher in Detroit and died of pneumonia.  She was born March 12, 1889.  Her mother's maiden name was Simons; the informant was Bert Simons.  She was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery.

In 1900 there was another sister named Vera, age 8, who died in 1908.

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