Date of Death: 16 Sep 1915
Subject: Celestina (Turpin) Breit
Source: Holt County Sentinel, 24 Sep 1915, p. 2
J. E. Breit, of Nodaway township, returned Saturday of last week, from Crown Hill church in Andrew county, Missouri, where he had been for several days, at the bedside of his mother, Mrs. Tina Breit, who died there, last week, the funeral taking place Saturday, September 18. She was 81 years old at the time of her death, and came to Andrew county, when 11 years old, and settled in Deakins school district of that county, where she continuously resided up to the time of her death. She was a member of the Christian church, and had been a consistent member for over a half century. She left six children to mourn her departure to the other shore, five sons and one daughter.