submitted by David Kilmer - Leesburg, FL


Ellsworth Trask, a farmer and life long resident of the Town of Willing died at the hospital at 3:30 o’clock this morning, Aug. 7, 1914 aged 54 years.  Mr. Trask was the son of Lyman and Margaret (Hungerford) Trask and was born on Willing Township.  He was married to Minnie E. Lestner on Aug. 14, 1887, and she died on May 16, 1913.  Deceased is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Lula Kilmer and a son, Harry E. Trask both of Willing.   Mr. Trask was Commander of the Sons of Veterans and of Tent No. 43 K. O. T. M.

Services will be held Sunday afternoon at the home in Willing at 1:30, and at 3:30 from the Church of Christ in Hallsport, Rev. J. L. Davis officiating.  Interment will be at Hallsport.

Wellsville Daily Reporter – August 6, 1914