Mrs. F.S. Troxell, 70, of Wilson, Mother of 15

Mrs. Minnie Campbell Troxell, 70, of 1805 Spring Garden St., Wilson, died unexpectedly at 5 p.m. yesterday at her home.

Mrs. Troxell was the wife of Frederick Stewart Troxell. She was the mother of 15 children. Mr. and Mrs. Troxell celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in May.

Born in Bethlehem Township, she was a daughter of the late Thomas and Lillian Rothrock Campbell.

She was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Farmersville.

Surviving, in addition to her husband, are eight sons, Arlington and Fred Jr., both of Phillipsburg; Earl, Easton; Floyd, Palmer Township; Thomas, Riegelsville; Raymond R. Sr., Forks Township, former Easton school director; Charles, Stockertown, and George, Wind Gap; seven daughters, Mrs. Minnie Jones, Phillipsburg; Mrs. Margaret Andrews, Easton; Mrs. Janet Stone, Palmer Township; Mrs. Gladys Sparrow, Wind Gap; Mrs. Jean Beam, Hecktown; Mrs. Blanche Strunk, Nazareth, and Mrs. Bessie Steed, Claymont, Del.

Also surviving are six sisters, Mrs. Ella Kincaid, Bethlehem; Mrs. Maude Wilson and Miss Alice Campbell, both of Philadelphia; Mrs. Myra Banko, Mrs. Emma Garris and Miss Bessie Campbell, all of Easton; three brothers, Wilson, Thomas, and Harry, all of Easton; 29 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Shillinger Funeral Home, Easton.

Easton Express, Thursday, October 20, 1960, p. 45.

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