Last rites for Dr. Samuel Milton Wendt, whose sudden death occurred last Thursday, were held Monday at the John W. Boone chapel, the Rev. herbert E. Gordon of the Westminster Presbyterian church officiating.
A further service was conducted in impressive manner by Chehalis Lodge, F. & A. M., after which the body was taken to Portland for interment, the Rev. Mr. Gordon officiating at the graveside service.
Pallbearers were from the Lewis County Medical association and included Doctors M. Couperus, J. P. McDermott, A. E. MacMillan, H. L. Petit, W. D. Turner and P. S. Garnett.
Source: The Advocate, 6 August 1940 page 3. Microfilm available at Washington State Library, 6880 Capitol Boulevard South, Tumwater, Washington 98512
Transcribed by Kathryn Lester. She has no further information on this individual.