He was united in marriage to Miss Helen Koll* in 1894. To this union three children were born, Fay, Archie and Ruth.
When a young man he united with the church at Yates Center, Kansas, and later transferred his membership to the Lowell Christian church, where he remained a member until he, with his family, moved to Sherburnville, sixteen years ago, and then he transferred his membership to the Sherburnville church.
He leaves to mourn him his wife, three children, two brothers, Jay, of Claypool, Ind., and John, of Whiting, Indiana, three sisters, Mrs. Horace Johnson, of Gary, Mrs. Thomas Powell, of Lowell, and Mrs. Frank Fields, of Valparaiso, and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held at the Sherburnville church Tuesday, May 12th, at 2 P.M. Rev. Fedlers, of Chicago Heights, conducted the funeral service. Interment was made in the Sherburnville cemetery.
Card of Thanks: We wish to thank our relatives, friends and neighbors for their kind words of sympathy, floral offering, and many acts of assistance in our late sorrow and bereavement. Signed: Mrs. W.E. Ault and Children.
* NOTE -- Although this article listed the maiden name of Mr. Ault's wife as"Koll," other sources list it as "Kolb."
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