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April, 1973

from a loose clipping, source unknown 7 April 1973
Mrs. Julia J. Slocum, 95, formerly of Russell, Illinois, died Saturday, April 7th at the Rolling Hills Manor Nursing Home.
Mrs. Slocum was born February 16, 1878, in Millburn, Illinois, and had lived most of her live in Lake County, Illinois. She was a member of the North Prairie United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, LeRoy Slocum, in 1956 and by a son, Earle, in 1971.
Mrs. Slocum is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Roy (Grace) Olson; five sons, Wanton, Wesley, Arthur and Harold, of Minneapolis, Minnesota; eighteen grandchildren and forty great-grand-children, and a sister, Mrs. Madelyn Tebben, of Lake Hamilton, Florida.
Funeral services will be 2 p. m. Tuesday, April 10th, at the Marsh Funeral Home, 1521 Washington St., Waukegan, with Reverend Gehl Devore and Reverend L. H. Messersmith officiating. Interment will be in Mount Rest Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home after 12 noon Tuesday.
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