Carpenter, Margaret Z. (Hall) (December 29, 1853 - March 21, 1930)
Margaret Z. Carpenter Summoned
Douglas Budget - March 27, 1930Mrs. Margaret Z. Carpenter, resident of this county since 1917, died Friday, March 21, at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Margaret L. Edwards, 35 miles north of Douglas.
Margaret Z. Hall was born at Coshcocton, O., December 29, 1853. She was married to David A. Carpenter on July 3, 1871. In 1889 they moved to Omaha, where they resided for many years. Mr. Carpenter died in 1913. In 1917 Mrs. Carpenter came to Converse county, taking up a homestead, and this had been her home until her death.
She is survived by three sons and a daughter, Fred of Sioux Falls, S.D., William and George of Portland, Ore., and Mrs. Margaret L. Edwards of Douglas.
Funeral services were held at the Hofmann Chapel Monday afternoon, with burial in Douglas cemetery. Rev. W.T. Methvin was the officiating minister.
Fred Carpenter and Fred, Jr., were here from Sioux Falls to attend the funeral.