R. B. Gage, a well known farmer of East Kittitas, died Monday, Nov. 1 [1909], after a lingering illness of several weeks. The funeral services were conducted at the home Wednesday at 10 a.m. and burial at 1:30 p.m. in IOOF Cemetery.

Mr. Gage was well and favorable known in this city and valley where he has lived for the past ten years. He came from Texas to this valley.

Reese was the son of Jeremiah Gage and Mary Cheney. He married Miranda America German.

Contributed by: Shelli Steedman