Obituary of Robert Nolan Shane

My Grandfather, Robert Nolan Shane died of Pernicious Anemia in Portland, Oregon in 1918.  Here’s his obituary from the Oregon Journal newspaper:

SHANE, in this city February 16, Robert N. Shane, aged 55 years, beloved husband of Susan C. Shane, father of Frank L. Shane, brother of James P., Joseph M., Mary Z., Nan C., and Francis (sic) A. Shane.  Funeral will leave the residential parlors of Miller and Tracey at 9am tomorrow (Monday) to St. Francis Church, E. 12th and Oak streets.  Interment Mt. Calvary.

Mt. Calvary Cemetery Monument

Note: Sadly, there are no gravestones at the Shane family gravesites.


Susan J. Edminster, Granite Falls Washington, August 28, 2010 All Rights Reserved

Picture is the sole property of Susan J. Edminster

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