Last Name: Rose
First Name : Laura
Middle Name: Dell
Subject's City: Cedar Rapids
Subject's State: IA
Subject's County: Linn
Subject's Country: USA
Type** : CC
Comments: Laura Dell Rose (Nee: Williams) | Cedar Rapids IA USA | 1901-1920 | Comments: Laura Dell Williams Rose b. 16 Jan 1891 Cedar Rapids, Linn Co., IA
d. 6 Jan 1916 Cedar Rapids, Linn Co., IA of "the flu of 1916" (aka influenza, "la grippe")
Laura Williams Rose obituary, Cedar Rapids Gazette, 8 Jan 1916:
La Grippe Takes Life of Young Mother Here
Mrs. Laura Dell Rose died of la grippe at the home of her parents Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Williams, 1327 North Third street west at 2:50 pm Thursday.
She was 24 years, 11 months, 2 weeks and 6 days old. She is survived by her husband Mr. Steve Rosa (sic Roosa), and her ten month old daughter, Gladys (Gladys Dell Rose Entas). Three brothers ________ (unreadable), Percy, Edgar and Louis. One sister Miss Grace Williams, all of whom live in Cedar Rapids.
Funeral services will be conducted by the Rev. Frank Ward and Rev. Falloys and will be held at the home o her parents Sunday at 2 o'clock.
Laura Rose is buried next to her husband Steve Rose (b. Marion, Linn Co., IA) in the Shiloh Cemetery in Hiawatha, Linn Co., OR. Nearby are her parents Orpha Velora Farnum Williams (b. Cedar Rapids, Linn Co., IA) and George Williams (b. Ashtabula, OH)
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