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Dr. Sargent to Officiate Monday at St. Bartholomew's Service
A funeral service for Mrs. Madeleine Force Astor Dick Fiermonte, who died of a heart ailment at her Winter home in Palm Beach, Fla., on Wednesday, will be held here on Monday noon at St. Bartholomew's Protestant Episcopal Church, 109 East Fiftieth Street. The Rev. Dr. G. P. T. Sargent, rector of the church, will conduct the service. Burial will be in Trinity Church Cemetery.
ROME, March 28 (UP)-Enzo Fiermonte, Italian pugilist, when informed today of the death of his former wife, Mrs. Madeleine Force Astor Dick Fiermonte, said that he did not know how to express sorrow for her death.

"I never expected this would happen," he said. "I knew she was suffering from heart disease, but never imagined her death would occur so unexpectedly. I always remember her with the greatest affection. Her death is a great blow."

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