Mary Catherin Snyder


Mrs. Mary Johnston, 83 highly respected resident of the Village of Wonewoc, passed away March 17th at St. Joseph's hospital, Hillsboro, Wis.

Mary Snyder, daughter of Milanda Batteral and Lawrence Snyder, was born in Woodland Township, Sauk County, August 23, 1873. She attended school and grew to young womanhood in that community. In 1891 she was united in marriage with Albert Mortimer who preceded her in death in 1927. In the year of 1947 she was united in marriage to Thomas Johnston of Lime Ridge who preceded her in death on October 5, 1949.

Funeral services were held in the Thompson Funeral Home, Wonewoc on Wednesday, March 20th and at the Friends Church at Valton with the Rev. Henderson officiating. Burial was in Pine Eden cemetery.

Surviving Mrs. Johnston are two sisters, Mrs. Rose Harvey of Berkeley, California and Mrs. Eva Leatherberry of Baraboo; one brother, Walter Snyder of Hillsboro; three sister-in-laws' a brother-in-law; a step-son Melvin Johnston, and family of Lime Ridge; several nieces and nephews and many friends.


  • Father : Lawrence Snyder
  • Mother : Melinda Battereall
  • Birth date : August 23, 1874
  • Born at : Woodland twp., Sauk Co., Wisconsin
  • Occupation : Housewife
  • Married first : Albert Mortimer
  • Marriage date : August 23, 1891
  • Married at : Valton, Woodland twp., Sauk Co., Wisconsin
  • Married second : Thomas G. Johnston
  • Marriage date : July 8, 1948
  • Married at : Valton, Woodland twp., Sauk Co., Wisconsin
  • Death date : March 17, 19??
  • Buried at : Pine Eden cemetery

    Sources

    Birth-Obituary and Second Marriage Certificate.
    First Marriage-Obituary; Sauk Co. Reg. of Deeds, Volume 6, Page 252; Marriage Index and Marriage Certificate.
    Second Marriage-Obituary; Sauk Co. Reg. of Deeds, Volume 25, Page 324; Marriage Index, Marriage Certificates.
    Death-Obituary.
    Buried-Obituary.
    Obituary-Jeanne Jessie-Newspaper unknown, but probably Reedsburg Press, Richland Observer, or Baraboo News Republic.
    Other-Obituary.

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