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STORM, Fred Owen

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.

In the town of Veedersburg, Indiana on the 27th day of February, 1877, to Mr. and Mrs. Robert Storm, a son was born. They named him Fred Owen Storm. He grew up in and around the town where he was born. He was a member of the First United Church of Veedersburg. On the morning of August 21, 1935, he passed away at the Culver hospital in Crawfordsville, Indiana. He leaves to mourn his going away one son, Rudolph, and three brothers Bert, Harley and Roscoe Storm.

To some Thou givest at ease to lie

Content in anchored happiness;

Thy breath my full sail swelling,

I Across Thy broadening seas would press.

For veils of hope before me drawn,

For mists that hint the immortal coast,

Hid in Thy farthest,, faintest dawn—

My God, for these I thank Thee most.

-- typed by Walt W
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