Santa Cruz County History - People

Old Soldiers: Santa Cruz County Civil War Veterans
by Robert L. Nelson

GETTY, WILLIAM (1846-1925)

Santa Cruz Sentinel (December 4, 1925)

Headstone of William Getty
William Getty
IOOF Cemetery in Santa Cruz

DIED: GETTY In Santa Cruz Dec. 3 William Getty, aged 79 years 3, months and 22 days, a native of New York.

Funeral of the deceased will be held from the Chase undertaking parlors Saturday at 2 p.m. Friends and acquaintances are invited to attend. Interment in I.O.O.F. cemetery.

Santa Cruz Evening News (December 4, 1925)

Aged Resident Called by Death

William Getty 79 years of age passed away yesterday at his residence on Sunnyside Ave. He is survived by his wife. Deceased was a native of New York. He had resided in Santa Cruz for thirteen years and his passing is mourned by a wide circle of friends and fellow Masons. The remains are at the parlor of CCC from where the funeral will be held Saturday afternoon.

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