The Topeka Daily Capital, Monday, Aug. 14, 1916

Died:  Aug. 12, 1916


  SAMUEL SMITH URMY---One of the pioneer settlers in Kansas, died yesterday at the National Military home in Leavenworth.  He was a member of Blue post, No. 250, G. A. R., and of Kaw Valley lodge, No. 20, A. O. U. W.  Mr. Urmy was at one time assistant city attorney for the city of Topeka, and also served six years as police judge.  A foster daughter, Mrs. L. J. Embleton, lives in Topeka.  The body will be brought to Topeka and the funeral will be held at 11 o’clock this morning from Shellabarger’s chapel.  The body will lie in state from 9 o’clock to 10:30 o’clock.