(Editor's Note: we do not have the introductory portion of
this obituary. Our records indicate that they were married May
23, 1855. Charlotte died September 12, 1915.)
. . . May 18,1854, at the age of eighteen to Richard Pantall and
for two years following lived in Waukegan. The young couple then
went to Millburn and for years Richard Pantall was the village
cobbler. Later, he started a general store and operated it until
a few years ago when the business passed into the hands of
Supervisor Edward Martin, who had make his home with the aged
couple for over twenty-five years.
Few people were better known or better loved than Mr. and Mrs.
Richard Pantall of Millburn. They were always identified with the
best movements of the community in which they lived and had a
large circle of friends built up by a life of sixty years in the
village of Millburn.
One son died in infancy and was the only child born to the
deceased. Mrs. N. R. Adams, an adopted daughter was Miss Julia
Martin and a sister to Supervisor Edward Martin. She had lived
with the Pantalls since early childhood and it was at her home
that the aged lady had resided for the past three years.
Mr. Richard Pantall the husband who survives the deceased is over
84 years of age and in fairly good health.
The funeral will be held Tuesday from the home of Mrs. Adams at
Chicago Lawn, by train to Waukegan, arriving here at 12:50 noon
and thence by carriages to Millburn where interment will be made.
There will be a short service at the cemetery.