Lewis Easland, son of Mrs. Elma Easland, of 500 Ottawa street, died last evening at 6 o'clock, his death resulting from heart trouble from which he had been suffering for about eight weeks. Deceased was 17 years of age and had resided in this city practically all of his life. Had it not been for his illness he would have entered Lima High School as a member of the Junior class. He was an active, intelligent youth and had friends who are legion.
The funeral will be held from the residence where the death occurred, on Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock. Interment will be made at Woodlawn.
Source: Obituary, 04 Oct. 1913, The Lima Daily News, Lima, OH, p. 6.