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Tuesday Dec 16,1941 Sunbury Daily Item

Death Calls Mrs. Bostian "Ellen Jane HELT"

Mrs. Ellen J. Bostian of 1111 Susquehanna avenue died in Mary M. Packer Hospital at 4:45
o'clock this morning after an illness of three years with complications. Her condition had been serious since July. She was age 80 years one month and 20 days.

She was the widow of William Bostian Pennsylvania Railroad freight Conductor who died 18 years ago.

She was born at Shamokin and spent her early girl hood there, coming to this city 70 years and residing here ever since.

She was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church and the daughters of Pocahontas.

She is survived by five children, Charles Bostian, Mrs. Dora Treas, Mrs. Carrie Toolan, Roy Bostian and Mrs. Tillie Zeigler all of Sunbury, 31 grandchildren and one sister.
Mrs. Clara Mckinney of Detroit Mich.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the Dornsife Funeral Home. Rev. J.M. Janson, Pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church will officiate. Burial will be made in the West Side Cemetery. Remains may be viewed any time Monday evening and Tuesday until the time of funeral at the Dornsife Funeral Home.