Mrs. Rufus R. Fancher Dies
Mrs. Rufus R. Fancher, wife of Fire Chief Fancher of New Haven, Conn., passed away on December 13, after a lingering illness. Mrs. Fancher was a woman of sterling character and was great beloved by all who knew her. In spite of all that medical skill and loving care could do during her long illness, which she bore with Christian patience and lortitude, it finally came to a fatal termination. She leaves besides her husband one son, Edward R. Fancher The funeral, which took place on December 15 in the Church of Epiphany, in New Haven, was largely attended by members of the fire department, prominent citizens and friends of the deceased.