Mrs. Margaret Slaven, of Parsons, died at the home of her neice, Mrs. David Miller, Welles avenue, Parsons, last evening at 6 o'clock, of general debility. She is survived by one daughter, who lives in New York, Robert and George Quigley, her nephews, and Mrs. David Miller, a niece. Funeral announcement will be made later.
Wilkes-Barre (Pennsylvania) Times-Leader, March 28, 1914.
The funeral of Mrs. Catherine Slavin was held from the residence of her neice, Mrs. David Miller, 304 Welles street, Parsons, this morning at 9:30 o'clock. A high mass of requiem was celebrated in St. Dominic's church at 10:30 and was largely attended. Rev. J.A. Moffitt celebrated the mass and preached a funeral sermon. There were many beautiful flower offerings. The pall bearers were: John J., George W., Robert J. and Francis G. Miller, William Quigley and William Foreman. Interment was in St. Dominic's cemetery at Hudson.
Wilkes-Barre (Pennsylvania) Times-Leader, March 31, 1914.