The death of Mrs. Sasie F. Montgomery occurred this morning [December 1, 1922] at 5 o’clock at the family residence in the Broadview District, following an illness of a year.
Mrs. Montgomery was born in Kerona, Illinois, May 21, 1858, coming to Kittitas County in 1888, where she has since made her home. She was married to James Montgomery in 1891.
For several years in the pioneer days of Ellensburg, Mrs. Montgomery was employed as a teacher in the city schools, and later served on the county examining board. She has always been very much interested in school work, and served for a number of years as a clerk of the school board for District No. 6 in recent years.
Funeral services will be held on Sunday afternoon at 2 o’clock from the residence, the Rev. J. W. Caughlan of the Methodist Church officiating.
Contributed by: Shelli Steedman