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THE TILLER AND TOILER, 14 February 1929
Obituary of MINA "MICKEY" ARTZ
[Buried as Nine M. (Mickey) Artz]

Death of Mrs. Sam Artz

Mrs. Sam Artz died at her home in Larned last Wednesday, February 6, after a brief illness following a third stroke of paralysis. Twenty-three years ago, Mrs. Artz was stricken with paralysis; suffering two strokes which left her a lifelong cripple, but during this time she was able to rear her family and care for her own home.
Mina Mickey was born in Fulton county, Indiana, November 5, 1879, and died Wednesday of last week at the age of 49 years, 3 months and one day.
On Christmas day, 1898, she was united in marriage to Samuel E. Artz. To this union four children were born, two of whom died in infancy. Besides the husband she is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Bert Shelton, and a son, Lauren Artz, two grandchildren, Paul and Pauline Shelton, her mother, Mrs. S. A. Rogers, a sister, Mrs. Chas. Schreiber of Larned, and a brother, Dr. Hobart Rogers of Oakland, Calif.
Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon at 2:30 in the Beckwith mortuary conducted by James Lowery of the Central Christian church. Mrs. Artz had been a member of the Christian church for many years. Interment was in the Larned cemetery.
Transcribed and Contributed by Richard Schwartzkopf

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