May 16, 1956
John Harry Cardwell, 73, of 1326-24th Street, Newport News, died at 2:30 P.M. Tuesday at the home of his sister, Mrs. Fred Oehm, 4410 White Ave., Baltimore, Md. He was a native of Baltimore, but had been a resident of the Peninsula for the past 50 years.
He was visiting with his sister for two weeks and had been ill most of that time.
Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Eva Cardwell, and a daughter, Mrs. E. R. Madison, Hampton.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete. The body will be brought to Newport News for services.