Frank Fager, who has been ill with tuberculosis for the past eight weeks, passed away at the home of O.P. Webb, 165 Locust street, this forenoon at 10 o'clock. He had been making his home there during his illness.
Deceased was born in this part of the state and was thirty years of age on the second of December. He had lived in Freeport for a number of years. He is survived by his wife who was formerly May Webb, and one son, Arthur. He is also survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Fager of this city, two brothers, Walter and Merle and one sister.
The funeral will probably be held on Wednesday afternoon, The services will be held in the United Brethren church and interment will be in the city cemetery.
Scrapbook Clipping - dated April 7, 1913. Submitted by: E-Mail on 15 Apr 2002