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December, 1970

from a loose clipping, source unknown 5 December 1970
Mrs. Elsie Strang, 86, 1013 Main St., Antioch, died Saturday December 5, 1970.
Mrs. Strang was born Nov. 24, 1884 in Sutherland, Iowa, and moved to Antioch in 1912. She was a 50 year member of the Antioch Chapter #428 Order of Eastern Star. She and her late husband had owned and operated the String Funeral Home in Antioch from 1912 until it was sold to her son Edmond Strang on Jan. 1, 1950. She married Leland G. Strang May 16, 1911 in Sutherland, Iowa, and he preceded her in death on Dec. 27, 1969. She was also preceded in death by one son Robert D. Strang on Nov. 1, 1970, and also by 3 brothers and 2 sisters. Survivors include 2 sons Edmond R. Strang, Antioch, and Howard G. Strang, Arlington Heights, Ill. 2 daughters, Mrs. Helen (Xavier) Schimmel, Birmingham, Ala., and Mrs. Doris West, Addison, Ill., 1 sister, Mrs. Florence Johnson, Woodburn, Ore., and 10 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.
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