Notes for Ethel Mae HALL: 1901 graduation from high school in White SD, 14 in class, spelled middle name May.
Newspaper article: Mrs. Ethel McClellan passed away ar the Mora hospital, Tuesday morning, June 10th. Funeral services were held at the Brook Park Methodist Church, on Thursday, June 12, at 1:00 p.m., Rev. Galbraith officiating, Mrs. Dean Fischer sang "Sweet Hour of Prayer" and "In The Garden" accompanied by Miss Donna Berndt at the piano. Pallbearers were Henry Berndt, Harley Alderman, Herbert Williams, Edward Shaske, Asa Woodbeck and Viggo Ravenholt. Ethel Mae McClellan was born August 21, 1883, in White, South Dakota. In 1901, she and her parents moved to Brook Park. In 1903 she was united in marriage to Arthur McClellan. A daughter preceded her in death. Surviving are her husband and five children; Mrs. Norma Montgomery of Brook Park, Robert of Center City, Horace and George of Brook Park and Ray of Barnum; also three daughters-in-law and eight grandchildren. Those from away who attended were Mr. and Mrs. Robert McClellan, Gary, Bruce and Mrs. Anderson of Center City, Mr. and Mrs. Ray McClellan of Barnum, Lecil Culver of Oronoco, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph McClellan, Gust Sandquist, Mr. and Mrs. H. E. Spencer, Mr. and Mrs. Percy Brock and Miss Merle Hauser of Minneapolis; Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Musser and Mr. and Mrs. Fred Elstrom of Hinkley, Mr. and Mrs. E. C. Montgomery, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Montgomery and Mrs. Ida Montgomery of Howard Lake, Mrs. J. R. Campbell, Roy and Ellen of Buffalo. Card of Thanks - We wish to express our deepest gratitude to our friends for their kind expressions of sympathy in our recent bereavement, Special thanks to Rev. Galbraith, Mrs. Fischer, Miss Berndt and members of the WSCS. Arthur McClellan and children.
More About Ethel Mae HALL: Burial: 12 Jun 1947, Brook Park Cemetery, Brook Park, Pine, MN. Census: 1900, She could read & write. Death Certificate: # 1947-MN-006854.
More About Ethel Mae HALL and Arthur Scott MCCLELLAN: Marriage: 12 Aug 1903, Brook Park, Pine, MN.126, 127
Marriage Notes for Ethel Mae HALL and Arthur Scott MCCLELLAN: Norma was born at Grandpa McClellans house. Moved to "Little House" and later it burned. Moved to farm 2 miles west of Brook Park, MN. Moved to a farm 1/2 mile south of Brook Park, MN in 1908. He moved a hay barn from the livery in Brook Park and made it into a house.
From the Pine County Pioneer on Aug 14, 1903; Miss Ethel Hall and Arthur McClellan, both of Brook Park, were united in marriage at the Methodist Episcopal parsonage in this village at 2:30 o'clock, Aug 13, by Rev. W.E. Loomis.
Children of Ethel Mae HALL and Arthur Scott MCCLELLAN are:
+Norma Clarrissa MCCLELLAN, b. 26 Feb 1904, Brook Park, Pine, MN, d. 20 Jan 1996, Lakeside Medical Center, Pine City, Pine, MN.