S. T. Holsclaw Funeral Today
Funeral services for Silas T. Holsclaw, 5907 45th Ave. S.W., will be held at 2 o’clock Thursday afternoon in West Seattle Christion Church.
Burial will be in Forest Lawn Cemetry under direction of West Home Funeral Parlors, with committal service by the Knights of Pythias.
Mr. Holsclaw, 83, was a veteran of the Spanish-American War. He died Monday after an illness of three weeks.
A native of Boone, N.C., he came to Seattle fom Grangeville, Idaho; 32 years ago. He was a retired carpenter and shipwright.
He was a member of the West Seattle Christian Church, the Knights of Pythias and the Dokies, a branch of that order.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Margaret D. Holsclaw, and a sister, Mrs. Emma Henson of Boone, N.C.
Seattle Post-Intelligencer, 15 December 1949.