Source: Gazette - Telegraph
Dated: Dec. 3, 1898
Died on the Train Young Lady from Ohio Died Last Evening on a
Midland Train near Divide.
The body of Miss Rose Freeman, a young lady
about 21 years of age, was brought to the city last night on the
Midland train arriving shortly after 10 o'clock and was taken to
Fairley's undertaking establishment. The young lady had died
on the train while near Divide. She was returning home at
Mrs. Freedman had spent several
weeks at Grand Junction in the hope of an improvement in health but
had received little benefit and was returning to her home. She
was accompanied by her brother _. P. Freeman. They had some
friends in this city. The body has been embalmed and will be
taken east this afternoon on the Rock Island.
(Transcribed by Sharon Wick)( Genealogy Bank)