Notice from the 25 Nov 1914 Ida Grove Paper:
Sarah Mattis Hill
Mrs. A. Hill (Sarah Mattis) of Hayes twp, passed away last Monday after a short illness, death being caused by old age, being 77 years, 1 month and 27 days old. She leaves to mourn her loss her aged husband, a daughter, Mrs. Palm of Hayes twp,, one son, Andrew, who lives in Canada. The funeral services were held from the home last Friday, where a number of friends and rrelatives gathered to pay their last respects to one sho has left this earth and gone to a better place. Rev. Carlson of Arthur Baptist church had charge of the services. She was laid to rest in the Hayes twp cemetery.