Obituary, Dixon Telegraph
June 18, 1947, Page 4

(Telegraph Special Service)
Mt. Morris, June 18.—Henry Bearman, 87. life long resident of Mt.. Morris vicinity, passed away Monday afternoon at the family farm north of Mt Morris following an illness of many months. He was born in Forreston Township, Ogle county, December 17, 1859, and was united in marriage to Susan Wallace, February 19, 1885 at Forreston.

He leaves three daughters and one son: Mrs. Henry Garkey of Daysville, Charles Bearman and Mrs. Charles Gibbs of Mt. Morris, Mrs. Abe Deacon of Loves Park, also two brothers and two sisters-Hiram Bearman, Mt. Morris, William Bearman of Leaf River, Mrs William Floto, Candon. Minn., Mrs. Arthur Schelling, Leaf River; eight grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. The funeral will be held Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the Lutheran Church in Mt. Morris and burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery.

Contributed by Peg Arnold

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