Thursday, July 24, 1930
Obituary - Willard Alden was born at Redfield, New York, December 8,
1847. When seven years of age he moved with his parents to Medford,
Minn., where he grew to manhood. He was united in marriage to Margaret
Prettyman, January 4, 1877, and to them were born four children, one
passed away in infancy. Grant died November 9, 1919, Alice passed away
February 26, 1928, and Henry Alden who resides in Payette.
Mr. Alden came to Payette from Minnesota in April, 1900, and continued to
live here until the time of his death, July 15, 1930. Mr. Alden was a
man well thought of by every one in this community. He was noted for his
honesty and fairness in all his dealings with the public. He lived to a
ripe age and leaves many friends who held him in high esteem.
Besides his wife, he is survived by one son, Henry Alden of Payette,
seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren and one brother, living
at Bemidji, Minn.
The funeral was held from the Landon Funeral Home Thursday at ten o'clock
and interment made in Riverside Cemetery.
Thanks to look up volunteer Brian for this transcription.