Edgar W. Haass - Woodmen of the World Cemetery - Hondo, TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni
N 29° 21.657 W 099° 07.975
14R E 487099 N 3247984
Quick Description: His life cut short in what appears to be from a fall.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 6/10/2020 4:10:48 PM
Waymark Code: WM12KF6
Views: 6

Long Description:
From his Death Certificate we learn that Edward W. Haass died from hemorrhage and shock due to a fall from a scaffold. His occupation is not listed, but we can assume that it was something in the building trades.

The monument is made of red granite. The inscription is to the left and there is a column on the right hand side. One third, the top, is broken off and lies on a portion of the monument. On the left towards the top is a photo Edward, which is in remarkable condition considering its age.

The name of the cemetery, Woodmen of the World Cemetery, was obtained from the Death Certificate. It appears there are several cemeteries at this location.
Headstone/Monument Text:
EDWARD W. HAASS

Born Nov. 12, 1899
Died Accidental
June 26, 1920

Aged 20 Years, 7 Mths, 14 Days
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Gone but not forgotten


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