Shelby County Indiana
The Shelbyville Republican
Jess Trester, 82 years old, died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Paul Gullian, in Adams, Sunday morning. He had lived in Adams in Decatur county for the past five years, going to that community from Dearborn county. For the past four year[s] he had been in failing health but he had been bedfast only one week. Death was caused by influenza.
Monday, March 30, 1936
ADAMS MAN DIES
PLAN LAST RITES
Jess Trester, Brother of
Mrs. Emma Rinehart,
The deceased was born Aug. 1853, and on Dec. 24, 1899 was united in marriage to Miss Lena VanOsdol, who preseded[sic] him in death fourteen years ago. Four children were born to this union but on ly two, Mrs. Paul Gullion and Martin Trester of Adams, survive. Other survivors are three sisters, Mrs. Emma Rinehart of Shelbyville, Mrs. Rhoda Baker of Aurora, and Mrs. Alta Yeager of Hartford, Ind.
Funeral services will be held at the Adams M. E. church Tesday[sic] morning at 10 o'clock with the Rev. John Kennedy of Greensburg officiating. Burial will be in the Moores Hill cemetery in Dearborn county in charge of Clark Wilson of St. Paul, funeral director.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming
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