OBITUARY: Homer A. Trask was born in Crawford County, Missouri, the child of Marvin Trask and Nancy DePriest on July 17, 1894 and passed away in St. Louis on October 16, 1955 at the age of 61 years, 2 months and 30 days. In June 1916 he was married to Edna Terry who survives. To this union were born five children four of whom survive, Earl Trask, Alta Collier, Virginia Siemons, and Deloris Sommers all of St. Louis. Also surviving a sister Mrs. Eva Brown of St. Louis, four brothers, John Trask of Steelville, Luther Trask and George Trask of Springfield Missouri and Spain Trask of Sweet Home, Oregon. Two brothers Eugene Trask and Marion Trask and three sisters, Vina Trask, Mrs. Lottie Faulkner and Mrs. Artie Showalter deceased.
EDNA L. TRASK (nee Terry) was born Apr. 18, 1900 and died Dec. 24, 1991.
Both are buried in Steelville City Cemetery, Steelville, Crawford County, Missouri.
Source: Cemetery Records of Crawford County, Mo., compiled by H.M.Wright.