McGinnis, Dellivan – Obituary

Died-In Ashland, Wisconsin, July 13, 1920, Dellivan McGinnis, age 33 years, 6 months and 15 days.

Dellivan McGinnis was the son of Mrs. Lillie Cross, of Union. He was born at Milton, Oregon, in 1887. He was married to Miss Rita Wilson, July 30, 1910. He enlisted in the U.S. Marines in May, 1918, and received a discharge March 4, 1919. He died at Ashland, Wisconsin, July 13, 1920. His body accompanied by his wife arrived in Union Tuesday morning, July 20. He is survived by his widow, his mother and step-father, two half-brothers and three half-sisters. Two half-bothers preceded him to the great unknown, one in infancy and one who gave his life for his country overseas.

The funeral was held Tuesday afternoon, July 20, at the Cross residence, sermon by Rev. Cook of the M. E. church, music by the choir. The Elks were in charge of the services at the cemetery, and the body was laid to rest amid flags and bunting and beautiful flowers.

Sincere sympathy is extended by many friends to the bereaved family.

Contributed by: Larry Rader



White, Judy Wallis. Union County, Oregon Obituaries. Published by Copyright 1999-2013, all rights reserved.

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