Barton, Clarence 1909-1932
Funeral of Clarence Barton
Held at Home in New Lisbon
New Lisbon, July 5---Funeral service for Clarence Wells Barton, whose death was noticed briefly in Thursday's issue of The Star, were held from the family home at 2 o'clock Saturday afternoon, Rev. C. E. Vermilya, pastor of the Methodist church of Garrattsville, officiating. Burial was made in the family plot in the Butternut Valley cemetery near the Brick School house.
The deceased was the oldest son of Apolis and Anna Perkins Barton and was born in the town of Burlington, April 18, 1909. When he was nine years old he suffered an attack of whooping cough from which he never recovered. He had been confined to his bed for the past six weeks.
Besides his parents, he is survived by a brother, Edgar Barton, residing at home and several uncles, aunts and cousins.