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The sad news of the passing of one of Haines’ well known farmers, Sherman Kipling, reached the city Friday, death occurring at the farm home south of town that morning. He had been ill for some time and the end was not unexpected. He recently was brought back form the sanitarium at Hot Lake.
Sherman Charles Kipling was born Sept. 22, 1869, near Valparaiso, Ind., and died Sept. 28, 1928. He came from Denver Colo., to Haines 18 years ago.
He married Lula M. Barker of Holyoke, Colo., April 30, 1892.
He leaves besides his wife, one son Emil and one daughter Mildred, a sister Mrs. Alice Black of Colorado Springs, Colo., and a brother, John Bradley of Holyoke, Colo., who were with him at time of death.
Funeral was conducted at the Methodist church by Miss Josie Blokland at two o’clock Sunday afternoon, which was attended by a host of friends who mourn the passing of so good a citizen.
Oregon Trail Weekly
North Powder News
Saturday, October 6, 1928