Cove, Union County, Oregon

“Plan Requiem Mass for Edgar Johnson”

    Requiem Mass will be said for Edgar B. Johnson, 79, 1807 Cove, at 9 am Friday at the Catholic Church here followed by burial at the Catholic Cemetery.
Mr. Johnson, a retired blacksmith, died today in the hospital five days after he was hurled from his auto during a collision at the intersection of Spruce and Highway 82.
Lifelong county resident, he was a member of the Woodsmen of the World. Rosary will be recited at Arrivey and Daniels funeral home at 7:30 pm Thursday.
Surviving are a son, Clifford E. Johnson, La Grande, daughter Mrs. C. C. Cross, La Grande, Mrs. Charles Rich, Longview, Wash., a grandson and three great-granddaughters.

La Grande Evening Observer,
Wednesday, 19 Oct 1949, Page 2.
Contributed by: Robert Bull