Mary Rinker, Obituary/Death NoticePorter County obituaries and death notices . . . .
THREE HOMES VISITED BY DEATH ANGEL
(From Saturday's Daily)
Mrs. Mary Rinker.
Mrs. Mary Rinker, all her life a resident of Pleasant township, died at 11 o'clock last night at her home near Tassinong, after an illness of two months' duration. Bright's disease and its usual complications were the cause of death.
Mrs. Rinker was the last of her generation. He maiden name was Barker. William Rinker, her husband, preceded her in death. She was the mother of John W. Rinker, of Malden; Henry M., who remains on the homestead; William A., of Kouts; Mrs. Maggie Ingram, of Chicago, and Miss Kathryn, who has been staying at home during Mrs. Rinker's illness. Mrs. J. N. Patton, of this city, is a niece of the deceased. Many other relatives and close friends survive to mourn her loss. Mrs. Rinker would have reached her 78th milestone next May. Her marriage to Mr. Rinker was solemnized Sept. 27, 1855.
Newspaper: The Porter County Vidette
Date of Publication: March 1, 1916
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