Wm. Edward Ambrose.
William E. Ambrose, aged 89, died Sunday afternoon, Nov. 12 at the home of his grandson, Edward Kalaher in Gillespie, following a short illness caused by the infirmities of age. He had been a resident of that city for a number of years and previously had lived in the Plainview neighborhood.
Decedent is survived by two daughters, Mrs. John Tosh, Venice, Ill., and Mrs. Horace Owens of Pekin, and one son, Charles Ambrose of Los Angeles, Cal.
Funeral services were held at 2:30 o'clock Wednesday afternoon at the Union funeral home in Gillespie and interment was in the Morrison cemetery in Hilyard township, four miles southeast of Plainview.