This Day in History: 1912-03-02
The death of Andrew Winter was sudden and unexpected although he had been in poor health for some months. He ate his usual full supper and went to bed about 8:00 PM. He was suddenly taken ill around 9:30 and soon died.
He was 71 years old and continued to be active socially and in church work, although he sold his grocery business about five years ago. The Funeral service was conducted at the Ramapo Reformed Church where he was on the Consistory. The eulogy was delivered by former Pastor Rev. Vanderberg and the service conducted by the Rev. Dykema and another former Pastor Walter Mains. Internment was in the family plot in the Mahwah Cemetery.