New Jersey Obituaries - November 16, 1898 - Mrs. Mary Conover

Mrs. Mary Conover, widow of Daniel D. Conover, died at Holmdel on Saturday of heart disease. She was 92 years old and was taken sick half an hour before her death. Mrs. Conover was born in the house in which she died and had lived there all her life. Her husband died 32 years ago. She leaves five children and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. The children are Mrs. Garrett Schanck, Mrs. Daniel Schanck, and Garrett, Reseau and Catherine Conover, all of Holmdel township. The funeral was held yesterday afternoon at half past one o'clock at the house. The service was conducted by Rev. Garrett Wyckoff, pastor of the Holmdel Reformed church. The pall bearers were Layfayette Schanck, John Smock, William L. Jones and Samuel Vanderveer. The body was laid beside that of her husband in the family burying ground on the farm.

Source: Red Bank Register, Wednesday, November 16, 1898