State Journal-Register, The (Springfield, IL) - February 22, 1986
Blessman, 98, of Bath died at 8:45 p.m. Thursday at the Mason District Hospital
Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Fairview United Methodist Church in
Bath and burial will be in Fairview Cemetery.
Hurley Funeral Home, Havana, is in charge of arrangements.
Surviving are one son, Freeman of Bath; two daughters, Mrs. Lloyd (Lora)
Conklin of Havana and Mrs. Floyd (Arlene) Schaeffer of Bath; 16 grandchildren;
38 great-grandchildren; 14 great-great-grandchildren; one brother, Eldo Sarff of
Bath and one sister, Mrs. Gertie Johnson of Bath.
Contributed by: Sherry McCullough