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SOPHIA GRABAU

Humberstone News

[Welland Tribune, 22 May 1896]

Mrs. Sophia Grabau, wife of the Rev. John Grabau, died May 14th, 1896, in the 54th year of her age, at her residence, Bergholtz, N.Y., after a lingering illness of consumption. Deceased was a daughter of the late Godfrey Harnisch of Humberstone, and a sister of the late M.W. Near. The funeral was held on Sunday and was largely attended. A husband, two daughters and five sons mourn the loss of a loving wife and kind mother.

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