Rites for Mrs. Lucy Shippe [sic], 77 years old, 918 Gale ave., will be held at 1:30 o'clock Monday afternoon [Oct. 5, 1936] at the Cumerford-Endsley memorial home. Burial will be in Parkview cemetery.
Mrs. Shippee died at 3:45 o'clock yesterday afternoon [Oct. 2, 1936] at her home following a long illness.
She was born in Peoria October 6, 1858 and was married to Albert Shippee, who died 26 years ago. Mrs. Shippee was a member of Grace Methodist Episcopal church.
Surviving are three sons and three daughters.
Source: Peoria journal (Peoria, Ill.). 1936 Oct. 3, p. 2, Mrs. Lucy Shippee.