Cornelius McCusker of the Oshkosh police department on Sunday received the intelligence of the death or his sister, Mrs. Mary A. Slaven. Mrs. Slaven died at her home in Wauconda, Ill., Sunday morning after suffering for nearly a year from dropsy of the heart. Mrs. Slaven was about 60 years of age and is survived by three daughters and one son, besides other relatives. The funeral will be held at Wauconda tomorrow morning at ten o'clock. Mr. McCusker will be unable to attend.

Oshkosh (Wisconsin) Daily Northwestern, March 26, 1906.