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GAR Obituaries from Gable to Guptill

John Gable

John Gable

"John Gable, Former Elgin Resident, Dead,"
The Elgin Daily News, August 17, 1921, p. 1.

John Gable, a former well known Elginite and member of Veteran Post G.A.R., died at his home in Los Angeles yesterday according to a telegram received here this morning. Mr. Gable is the father of the late Mrs. O.L. Lillie, who died in Los Angeles less than a year ago.

The remains are being brought to Elgin for burial by Oscar Lillie. Funeral notice and obituary will be announced shortly after the arrival of the body on Monday.