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JOHN K. TILDEN  
DIED
MAR. 14, 1869
AGED
33 (83) Y'RS. 6 M'S.
The icy hand of death [come] [near]
And took my dearest friend
And filled my heart with grief and woe
When hope could not defend.


Separate stone in the same lot:
FANNY F.
WIFE OF
JOHN K. TILDEN
DIED
JAN 31, 1890
AE 82 Y'rs. 7 M's.
A precious one from us has gone
A voice we loved is stilled
A place is vacant in our home
Which never can be filled.
(Malone Palladium - FANNY F. TILDEN died in Dickinson Center, 31 January 1980 at 81 years of age. Born in Randolph, Vermont. Died at the home of her daughter. Mrs. Mary Vail. Had 11 children, 4 survive: Mrs. Vail, Mrs. L. Farrar of Dickinson, J. M. Tilden of Watertown, and George Tilden of Norwood.)
(NOTE: age of death for Fanny on the stone is 82, in the Malone Palladium it is 81. The stone spells it VAIL and paper spells it VAILE.)