Elgin, Union County, Oregon

The death of Catharine E., wife of J.S. Darr, occurred at the family home north of this city, Sunday March 25, 1905. Mrs. Darr had been suffering ill health for several months.

Deceased was born in Virginia March 5, 1836, being a few days over 69 years of age. She moved from Missouri to this section with her husband in 1881.

Besides her husband, she leaves nine children and a host of friends to mourn her loss.

Services were conducted in the M.E. Church Monday afternoon by Rev. D.S. Smith and interment took place in the city cemetery.

Elgin Recorder Friday March 31, 1905