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Catalog number 1997.2.1634
Object Name Clipping, Newspaper
Date 1940
Description TITLE: Aged Woman Dies of the Effects of Fall
Mrs. Louise Varcoe Passes Away at San Jose Hospital.
Injuries received a week ago in a fall yesterday resulted in the death of Mrs. Louise Varcoe, aged 72, at a local sanitarium, where she had been attended by Dr. J. U. Hall and Dr. M.
D. Baker. Mrs. Varcoe fell while visiting a friend on North First street. and suffered a fractured hip. She appeared to be suffering greatly from the shock of the accident when taken to the hospital. She rallied Tuesday, but a relapse followed which brought on her death.
Mrs. Varcoe was a native of England, and had been in this country for the past 42 years. Her husband died 19 years ago. She is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Charles Tonkin of this city, and two sisters, Mrs. Jane Goldworthy, Big Oak Flat. and Mrs. Susan Bunney, a resident of Oakland.
The funeral will be held Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock, from the undertaking establishment of the W. L. Woodrow company.
People Varcoe, Louisa Rowe
Hall, J. Underwood (Jr., Sr., Dr.)
Tonkin, Charles (Mrs.)
Goldworthy, Jane
Bunney, Susan
Cataloged by Boudreault, Art