David G[ilrye] Muir
[John Muir & Louie Strentzel Muir]
Portage Wis Mch 28/85Dear [Bro&Sister?]Katie died last eve at 6. She had [been full as well some use?] up to 26th at noon. when she took a chill New Year & when that passed off she sank rapidly, but painlessly & died as peacefully as going to sleep. She will be buried here on MondayYours David G. Muir
1885 Mar 28
Original letter dimensions: 20.5 x 13 cm.
Reel 05, Image 0226
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