Cottom Clydes wife mother obit LSJ Tue Nov 5 1940 page 2
Deaths Mrs. Leona E. Diefenbach Mrs. Leona E. Diefenbach, 46 died Monday morning at the resi dence, Route 3. South Washington avenue. Mrs. Diefenbach came here from Perry and had been a resident of Lansing for 21 years. She was a member of the Judson Memorial Baptist church and of the Order of the Eastern Star at Perry. She taught school at Everett school for 10 years, and had previously taught at Perry. Surviving are the husband. husband. Roy F. Diefenbach; four daughters, Mrs. Clyde Cottom, Mrs. Don Adcock, Erma Diefenbach, Edith Witt, and her mother, Mrs. Myra E. Bush, all of Lansing; four brothers. Owen Bush of Lansing, Gerald Bush of Haslett. John Bush of Flint, and Rollie Bush of Sacramento. Sacramento. Cal.; three sisters, Mrs. Ida Hawkins of Lansing. Mrs. Arthur Higbee of Mason, and Mrs. Orville Davis of Williamston. Funeral services services will be held at 1:30 o'clock Thursday afternoon at the Estes-Leadley Estes-Leadley Estes-Leadley funeral home with the Rev. Mr. Qeorge Pardee officiating. Interment Interment will be at Perry.