Cynthia Springer grave site
The grave marker of Cynthia A. Springer, who died in 1902 at age 51 of Bright’s disease. (Photo by Brad Fuqua/Philomath News)

Published as it appeared on March 18, 1902, in the Corvallis Gazette, Page 3, Column 5.

Additional Local.

The funeral of Mrs. J.G. Springer occurred from the M.E. church in Philomath Sunday afternoon. Rev. M.C. Davis of the United Brethren church of Salem conducted the services. Interment was made in the Newton cemetery. Mrs. Springer died at her home about 3 miles north-west of Philomath Friday afternoon, of Bright’s disease, at the age of 51 years. She was the daughter of Wm. Wyatt, and was an estimable lady. Her husband and three children survive her — two daughters at home, and a married son in Philomath.