Shelby  County  Indiana


The  Shelbyville  Republican
Monday December 2, 1946
Page 1 column 1
Andrew J. Westerfield, 59, Dies at Hospital
          Andrew J. Westerfield, 59, died Sunday at the Major Hospital after an illness of three weeks.  His home was on East Jackson street.
          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  Charles.
          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

The  Shelbyville  Daily  Democrat
Friday, January 3, 1902
          William Westerfield  died at his home in Walker township, Rush county, Thursday, Jan. 2, at 3:30 p.m., Bright's disease, age seventy-five years.  He leaves a widow and one son.  Mr. Westerfield was one of Rush county's most highly respected citizens and a successful farmer.  Funeral service will be held at his late home Saturday, Jan. 4, at 10 a.m.  Interment in the family cemetery.  Stewart & Hand in charge.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

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