John Victor Loren Stuck, son of John and Catherine Stuck, was born in Darke County, Ohio, July 28, 1874. He departed this life in Polo, Ill., November 3, 1932, aged 58 years 3 months and 5 days. His early life was spent in the vicinity of his birth. Later on he came to the state of Illinois. On December 22, 1897, he was united in marriage to Miss Jennie Fry. To this union two children were born, John and Gertrude. On February 18, 1912, he united with the Polo Ev. Lutheran Church. A farmer and a business man by occupation, he endeared himself to a wide circle of friends. A kind and affectionate husband and a devoted father he leaves to mourn his departure his wife, two children, John and Gertrude, his mother, Mrs. Catherine Stuck of Union City, Indiana; three sisters, Mrs. Charles Franks of Union City, Indiana, Mrs. Willis Curk of Dayton, Ohio, Mrs. Dan Heckman of Ottumwa, Iowa; three brothers, Charles of Marion, Ind., Clarence of Seattle, Wash. One brother, Ethibert, preceded him in death. A great host of neighbors and friends also survive. Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon at 2 p.m. at the home and at 2:30 at the church. Burial was in Fairmount Cemetery.

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