Emma S. Hart, 86, died early Saturday at the DeKalb public hospital. Mrs. Hart was born January 18, 1878 in Bradford Township, Lee county, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Wagner. She was a graduate of the Ashton high school and attended Dixon college. She taught school for several years. She was married to Frank S. Hart of Ashton on Nov. 10, 1901 and lived in Ashton until her husband's death in 1935. She was a member of the Ashton OES and the Presbyterian church. She is survived by three sons, Raymond and Richard of DeKalb and two sisters, Mrs. F.O. Smith of Kankakee and Minet Wagner of Dixon. The couple had three sons: Raymond Dwight, 1903; Richard Wagner, 1909-2007; and Frank Stanley, 1911-2002.
Courtesy: Steve Hart
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