Friday, December 26, 2008

Obituary: Albert M. Bagley

Albert M. Bagley, 62,
Dies in Miami, Fla.

Albert M. Bagley, 62, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. William R. Bagley, died Wednesday at Miami, Fla.

Born in Madison, Mr. Bagley was a graduate of Central high school where he was one of the leading athletes of the track team. Years ago he was connected with the former Steinle Lathe Co. On 1913 he was married to Florence Lalor, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. William Lalor, town of Dunn. She died in 1940. He was married to Hazel Hovland, McFarland, in 1942

Survivors are his wife, two daughters, Mrs. Fred W. Miller and Mrs. Fred Gage, both of Madison; three sisters, Mrs. William T. Evjue and Lucille Bagley, Madison, and Mrs. L.A. Rowland, Waterloo, Ia.

The body is expected to arrive in Madison Friday.

Note: The above was originally published in the Wisconsin State Journal on May 29, 1947. At that time, obituaries were still "news stories," written by newspaper staff, not families.

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