This Day in History: 1938-03-28
William H. Dederick, 88 died at his home on Hillside Avenue. He had moved to Mahwah from Catskill, N.Y. thirty years before to enter the grocery business with his brother the late Joseph H. Dederick. Although he had been blind for nine years he was otherwise in relatively good health until his wife died about seven months previously. He was survived by his daughter with whom he lived, a brother in Paterson and several nieces and nephews.