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Obituary of KATIE PIXLEY
Death of Katie Pixley

Mrs. Katie Pixley died Wednesday at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Theo. Beckwith, at Belpre, after a sickness of four weeks.

Mrs. Pixley was born Dec. 14, 1844, and would have been 63 years of age next Saturday. She was married in Cleveland, Ohio in 1863. She was the mother of seven children, five of whom are still living.

The family moved to Reno county, Kansas, in 1873 and later moved to Larned in 1882. Her husband died here in September 1897, on his 69th birthday.

The children are, Charles Pixley of Newton, J. C. Pixley of Haskell county, N. B. Pixley of Larned, Mrs. Geo. McCormick of Hudson and Mrs. Theo. Beckwith of Belpre.

The funeral services will be held in Larned at the Methodist church tomorrow, Friday, afternoon at 3 o’clock. Rev. Barton will conduct the services. Interment will be in Larned cemetery.

Transcribed and Contributed by Richard Schwartzkopf

Last Updated:  Friday, November 25, 2005 18:07:59

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