[Published in the Flint Journal May 1948]
MCDONNELL -- Adelia McDonnell, 406 W. Eldridge, age 51, died Tuesday, May 25, 1948, at the residence. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 P.M., Friday, May 28, 1948, from the Groves & Co. Funeral Home, Saginaw at Fifth Ave. Death was due to complications after a sudden illness. She was born in Sterling, Mich., March 7, 1897, and came to Flint 29 years ago from Duluth, Minn. Surviving are: Husband, Alexander; son, Thomas Kilpatrick of Kalamazoo; 4 sisters, Mrs. Jessie Dean of St. Paul, Minn., Mrs. Rachel Brandt of Flint, and Mrs. Inez Hagen and Mrs. Isabel Buxton both of Superior, Wis.; brother, Lawrence McLaughlin of Superior, Wis.; several nieces and nephews.