A sad and sudden blow fell upon the home of Mr. and Mrs. Owen Slaven at Tenth and Hickory streets yesterday. Alice, the 8-year-old daughter, was only four days ago taken down with diptheria and died at 1:30 last evening. The funeral will take place for the residence at 2:30 this afternoon.
.Omaha (Nebraska) Daily World-Herald, July 31, 1890.
SLAVEN- Catherine Alice, oldest child of Owen and Ellen Slaven, at 4:30 p.m. after an illness of five days, aged 8 years, 3 months, and 10 days. Funeral Thursday, July 31, from the family resdience, Tenth and Hickory. Interment Holy Sepulchre cemetery.
Omaha (Nebraska) World-Herald, July 31, 1890.