Morton, April 7.- Joseph Eugene LaBlanc, aged 62 years, passed away at Mineral Wednesday, March 26. Deceased was born at New Brunswick and lived about 20 years of his life there. He came to Mineral about four years ago. He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Lida Baum(?) LaBlanc, and five daughters, Mrs. Lewendon and Mrs. Cowie of Vancouver, B.C., Mrs. Routledge, Mrs. Henkle and Miss Ella LaBlanc of Portland, Ore. There is also a son and four grandchildren. Funeral services were held at the Presbyterian church Saturday and burial was in the Mineral Cemetery.

Source: The Chehalis Bee-Nugget, Friday, 11 Apr 1924, p. 10.

Transcribed by Jenny Tenlen.