Mrs. Joseph Slevin, mother of Mrs. E.W. Collins, formerly of Alton, died at her home near Sheldon, Mo., Friday evening, Dec. 9. She leaves her aged husband, one son, Patrick H. Slevin, and three daughters, Miss Ellen Slevin, Miss Margaret Slevin, and Mrs. E.W. Collins, and two grandchildren, Marcella and Emmett Collins.
The funeral was held Monday, Dec. 12, burial being at Nevada, Mo., from St. Mary's church to the Mt. Calvary cemetery.
Alton (Illinois) Evening Telegraph, December 15, 1921.