The Shelbyville Republican
Westerfield, 59, died Sunday at the Major Hospital after an illness of three
weeks. His home was on East Jackson street.
Monday December 2, 1946
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DEATH CLAIMS CITY RESIDENT
Andrew J. Westerfield, 59, Dies at Hospital
He was born near Manilla
in Rush county on December 22, 1886. For the past twenty years he has resided in
Shelbyville where he was employed as a carpenter. In March 1924 he was married
to Hulda Mae Lewis, of Blue Ridge. Mr. Westerfield attended the Calvary
Baptist church. From 1908 until 1921 he served in the U.S. Army, stationed in
the Philippine Islands.
Surviving are the widow,
four children, Loretta Frances, Robert, George and
Funeral services will be
held at the Murphy funeral home at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday with the Rev. Clarence
Hager officiating. Burial will be in Forest Hill cemetery. Friends may call at
the funeral home after 7:00 o’clock tonight.
Contributed by Barb Huff for Gary Stanford