Haxtun Harvest, Haxtun, Colorado, December 2, 1926



Death Occurred November 30 At Sterling Hospital. Became Ill While Visiting With Relatives In The East


Lizzie E. Ace, wife of Norman Ace of Haxtun, was born in Indiana, August 16, 1871, and died at Sterling, Colorado November 30, 1926, at the age of 55 years, 3 months and 14 days. She had been in poor health for several weeks. The illness which ended in her death began while she was on a visit in the east last fall.


She moved with her family to Nebraska when she was 8 years of age, where she lived until after her marriage near Hastings, Nebraska, in 1889. With her husband she had made her home in Colorado near Haxtun since 1912.


She is survived by her husband and four children. The children are: Arthur Ace of Alliance, Nebraska, Raymond Ace of Haxtun, Mrs. Alice Forster of Denver and Mrs. Leora Carrigan of Proctor. There are also 12 grandchildren and many friends who will mourn the loss of a loving wife, a dutiful mother and a good friend.


There are four brothers and one sister surviving.


Mrs. Ace was a member of the Methodist church in Nebraska, near Hastings. Funeral services were conducted from the Methodist church in Haxtun this afternoon. Rev. A.P. Gaines, pastor, preached the funeral sermon. Interment was in the Haxtun cemetery.



Elizabeth Etta "Lizzie" DeWester Ace

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