OBITUARY

Name:   William Harvey Moomaw

From:  The Bulletin, Sac City, Iowa
Date:  February, 1940

Sac Co. Settler Buried Monday, William H. Moomaw Passes Last Friday At Iowa City, Iowa. Funeral services for William Harvey Moomaw were held at 1:00 p. m. at the Neal Funeral Home with Rev. Corwin Taylor, pastor of the Methodist Church in charge. Music was furnished by P. G. Wallace who sang, A. G. Neal at the piano. Interment was made in Oakland cemetery.

William Harvey Moomaw was born at Sidney, Fremont county, Iowa, June 12, 1866. He passed away at Iowa City Feb. 23, 1940, at the age of 73 years, 8 months and 11 days. He was united in marriage to Katherine Barnes at Sidney, Iowa. Mrs. Moomaw preceded her husband in death 31 years ago on June 14, 1909.

Four children were born to this union, one dying in infancy. Those left to mourn the death of the deceased are a son, Lewis, of St. Paul, Minn.; two daughters, Gertrude Drewes and Beulah Gutz, both of Chicago; three grandchildren, Wayne and Kathryn Drewes and Burlette Gutz; and a number of relatives and friends. Mr. Moomaw was one of Sac county's old settlers. He had worked for years with the Electrical Company and for the Sac City Canning Company.