|Johnstown Tribune; Dec 24, 1903|
Mrs. Harry Thomas died at her home in Conner Saturday (Dec 19) afternoon at 3 o'clock. She was a daughter of Mr and Mrs F. K. Slagle of this city. She was born Sept 10, 1860. Blood poisoning from a tumor was the cause of death. Mrs. Thomas was the mother of four children: Edward Irvin, Reuben Sylvester, Mary Rachel and Jennie Minerva, all single and residing at home. She is survived by her parents, three sisters; Mrs S. H. Stahl, Mrs J. H. Replogle, and Mrs J. J. Hoffman; also two brothers, N. W. and Harry Slagle, all residents of this city. The funeral will take place at 10am today from St James Lutheran Church, Conner of which Mrs. Thomas was a devoted and highly esteemed member.