|Johnstown Tribune, Tuesday, February 20, 1917|
David D. Blough, aged 53 years, died last evening at his home in Upper Yoder Township, this county, after a week's illness of paralysis. The funeral will take place at 2 o'clock Thursday afternoon from the Moxham Lutheran Church, the services to be conducted by the Rev. H. C. Michael, the pastor. Burial will be made in Grandview Cemetery.
Besides his widow, Mr. Blough is survived by a son and a daughter, Robert Martin Blough, at home, and Etta, wife of Edward Blough, of Upper Yoder Township. His father, C. C. Blough, died 19 years ago. His mother is Mrs. Polly Mishler Blough, of Conemaugh Township, Somerset County. D. D. Blough is also survived by a brother, four sisters, and two grandchildren. The deceased and Miss Ellen Livingstone were married 28 years ago.