Anna May Hallstead
Mother of Eight Drowns in Well
services for Anna May Hallstead, 32, mother of eight children and wife
of Keith “Tuffy” Hallstead, were held Wednesday and she was buried in
the Russian cemetery here.
Mrs. Hallstead died from drowning early
Sunday morning, Sept. 15, after she had fallen into a well located near
their home on Mill Bay Road. She was discovered in the well by her
husband. Routine investigation by the State Trooper and autopsy reports
showed that death was caused by drowning.
She is survived by her
husband Keith, eight children all of whom are under the age of 12.
Other survivors include her father, Alex Ivanoff of Kenai and four
brothers and sisters.
Source: Kodiak Mirror 20 September 1963,