Joseph Lane Bilyeu, 78, died at his home on Rose Street in Lebanon Monday morning [March 22, 1943]. He was born in Scio, Apr. 27, 1865, a son of Mr. and Mrs. Jackson Bilyeu.

Surviving him are his wife, Sarah Elizabeth [Gatts]; two sons, Amos and Ralph; two daughters, Mrs. Beva Foster and Mrs. Britta Ludke; a sister, Mrs. Irene Martin of Independence; and a brother, Hugh, of Jefferson.

Funeral services were held at the Harry C. Howe Funeral Home in Lebanon Thursday at 2 p.m. with Rev. George Simons officiating. Interment was made in the cemetery at Lacomb.

Contributed by: Shelli Steedman