New Jersey Obituaries - 1899 - Mrs. George Brettell

Mrs. George Brettell of New York, a summer resident of Oceanic, died at the latter place of paralysis on Friday. She was 62 years old and was first stricken with the disease last winter. Since that time she has had frequent attacks of the same disease. Her husband and four children survive her. The children are Julia, George, William and Charles Brettell. The funeral was held on Sunday afternoon at two o'clock at the house and the service was conducted by Rev. S. W. Knipe. The body was taken to New York for burial.

Source: Red Bank Register, Wednesday, September 20, 1899