Edith Leona Kershner Obituary
Mrs. George Kershner
Mrs. Edith Leona Kershner, 114 East 11th, died at her home Wednesday morning following a long illness.
She was born Sept. 21, 1882 in Tinner, Ind., married George Kershner Feb. 26, 1901, at Yellow Springs, Ohio, and came to Hutchinson in 1907. She was a member of the First Christian Church, Rebekah Lodge, Pocahontas Lodge and Daughters of Union Veterans.
Survivors are the widower; one daughter, Mrs. Marie Davis, Sherman Oaks, Calif.; one sister, Mrs. Nellie Vinson, South Bend, Ind.; one brother, W. G. Butler, Tulare, Calif.; three grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
The Hutchinson News
Hutchinson, Reno County, Kansas
Wednesday, January 14, 1959
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