Obituary Mary Jane (Bishop) Hassler,
Callaway County, Missouri, 18 Jun 1908
Death of Mrs J.R. Hassler, Auxvasse Review, 18 June 1908 Mary Jane Bishop was born in Montgomery County, Mo in 1840. She was married (February 21, 1856) to John R Hassler and to this union eight children were born, six of whom are living, two having preceeded her to the grave. Mrs Hassler died Saturday night, June 18, 1908, after an illness of several months of dropsy and heart trouble. The children who were with her at the time of death were T.B. Hassler of Mexico, J.E. Hassler of Hatton, and Mrs N.R. Burt and Mrs Viola Muster, of Auxvasse. W.S. Hassler of Spokane, Washington and Mrs B.J. McCowin of Dorsey, New Mexico, were not present. Mrs Hassler had been a member of the Christian Church about forty years. Two years ago last February Mr and Mrs Hassler celebrated their golden wedding.