Source: The obituary is from a collection of newspaper (paper names not recorded) obituaries saved, by Fauniel Hershberger, during the 1950's, 60's, 70's and 80's. She was a life long resident of Fountain County Indiana. The collection is now housed at Crawfordsville District Public Library.
COVINGTON, Ind. (CNS) — Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph's Cemetery, Covington, for Mrs. Marie Antoinett Spence, 84 who died Saturday (Jan. 13, 1968) in Omaha, Neb. The Rev. Donald Vernon will officiate. She was born April 17, 1883 in Chicago and was married to Julian M. Spence, who preceded her in death in 1947. Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Rose E. Stormes of Omaha; three sisters, Pearl Jann of Northbrook, Ill., Cornine Qinlan of Chicago and Helen Rausch of Des Plaines, Ill.; and two brothers, Howard Chicoine of Des Plaines and Lewis Chicoine of Chicago. Bodine & Shelby Funeral Horne is in charge of arrangements. --typed by Walt W