Rhoda R. Wait

Mrs. W.P. Kuhns died December 9th at her home in Reynolds. The funeral was December 12th. Rhoda R. Wait was born 30 March 1827 in Switzerland Co., Indiana and grew to womanhood there. She married William Trich on 11 July 1844 and in 1867, they came to Illinois to settle near other relatives. They had one daughter, Sarah M. Her husband died 8 December 1891 and on 6 January 1896, she married W.P. Kuhns. She died December 9th. She is survived by her husband, a sister-Mrs. Sarah Walker; by a sister Mrs. Lucretia Kendall; by a brother Meigs Wait; by her daughter and by six grandchildren-Wm E. Joslin, Walter Joslin, Benjamin Joslin, Sarah, Cora and Mary Joslin. She joined the Presbyterian Church 35 years ago. The funeral was December 12th with burial in the Reynolds Cemetery.

-- Reynolds Press, 31 Dec 1900