Mrs. Phidelia Eward, aged 80 years, died at the home of her daughterPhidelia Eward Obitury, Mrs. Hier, near Geneva, at 2 o’clock Saturday morning of diseased incidental to old age. Her funeral services were held at 10 o’clock at her daughter’s home this morning. Her remains were brought here for burial in the South Park cemetery this afternoon. Mrs. Eward was born Feb. 24, 1823, in Switzerland county this State. Shortly after her birth her family removed to this county and settled near Kingston and until a few years ago she resided in this county continuously. She was a sister of T.B. and W.S. Peery, of this city, and of Mrs. Mary Glass, of Adams.

-Greensburg Daily News, pg. 7, January 4, 1904