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Gertrude’s Death

These are referring to Gertrude Ter Horst the second wife of Evert D. Vermeer.

Personal Items Section
Mrs. E. D. Ver Meer underwent an operation at the De Bey hospital at Orange City last Thursday. Her present condition is reported as being very favorable.
Boyden Reporter
05 Sep 1918

Mrs. E. D. Ver Meer Passed Away Thursday
Mrs. E. D. VerMeer, residing four and one-half mi. southwest of Boyden, passed away at her home on last Thursday morning after an illness of several weeks, with rheumatism. Funeral services for the deceased were held at Middleburg, Iowa, at the reformed church, on Monday afternoon, and interment was made in the Orange City cemetery, where she was laid to rest beside her parents. She leaves to mourn her death a husband and seven children. The children are: Mrs. Bert Bosman, Gertrude, Percilla, Edward, John, William, and Gerrit. All of them are living at home with the exception of the married daughter Mrs. Bosman. Mrs. Ver Meer had suffered for a long time, having had a number of operations during the past five or ten years. The Reporter extends its sympathy to the bereaved family.
Boyden Reporter
26 Feb 1920

Mrs. E. D. VerMeer of southeast of Hull, died last week Wednesday and was buried Monday. Funeral services were held at the First Reformed church at Middleburg and the remains were laid to rest in the Orange City Cemetery. She leave to mourn her departure, three children four stepchildren and her husband beside a host of relatives and friends. The Index joins in extending sincere sympathy to the bereaved ones.
Sioux County Index: Hull, IA
27 Feb 1920

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