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Obituary of ANNE NEPTUNE

Coming Here for Christmas Visit,
She Became Fatally Ill

Mrs. Anne Neptune of Sycamore, formerly of Chanute, died at 12:30 this afternoon in the home of her son, Scott Neptune, on Wes. Main. She came here before Christmas to spend the holidays with her sons, Scott Neptune and H.J. Neptune, and became ill a week ago. She was 81 years old.

Funeral service will be held in the Christian church Thursday morning at 10:30 and the body will be taken to Grenola where services will be held at 3 o'clock Thursday afternoon. Burial will be there.

Mrs. Neptune was born April 2, 1854, in West Lebanon, Ind., and came to Kansas with her parents when she was 16 years old. They settled on a farm near Cloverdale and she was married there in September, 1880, to William Neptune. They lived near Grenola several years and came to Chanute in 1903. Mr. Neptune died there 1910. Mrs. Neptune lived in Chanute until about 3 years ago when she went to Sycamore to make her home with her daughter, Mrs. J. L. Coates.

She was a member of the Chanute Christian church and of Sunflower chapter of the Eastern Star. She is survived by the two sons here and daughters, Mrs. Coates and Mrs. L. C. McCowan of Morton, Ida.
Transcribed and Contributed by Susie Meyer

Last Updated:  Saturday, February 11, 2006 01:32:25

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