THE FLAGLER TRIBUNE
January 14, 1971
Mrs. Mabel R. French, 87, former resident of Flagler Beach died Tuesday, January 5 at St. Raphael's Hospital, New Haven, Conn.
Born in Ottawa, Canada, she moved to Flagler Beach in 1948 from Wallingford, Conn. and resided there until 1968 when she returned to Wallingford. She was a member of the Flagler Beach United Methodist Church.
Survivors include two sons, Elwyn McKinstry, Frankfurt, Germany, and George McKinstry, Wallingford, Conn.; three daughters, Mrs. Steven Vass, Flagler Beach, Mrs. Thomas Gorin, East Hampton, Conn., and Mrs. Mabel Johnson, North Haven, Conn.; 13 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were Friday morning at Flatow Funeral Home, and burial was in Walnut Grove, Meriden, Conn.