Obituary of Mrs. John Pauels

(From the Grandville Ave. Record, April 26, 1912, Pg. 2)

Mrs. John Pauels of Grandville, mother of A. J. Paules, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. William Moerdyk, on Sunday last.

The deceased suffered a fall some months ago from which she never recovered.

Mrs. Pauels came to America with her first husband, A. J. Kroess, in 1847. For many years while a widow at Holland, she boarded the students of the academy and Hope college.

Besides her husband, John Pauels, who is more than ninety-two years old, she leaves six children and several grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at Grandville Reformed Church Wednesday, burial at Holland.

Transcribed by ES
Created: 18 April 2006