SUTTON, Mildred 1873-1963
Posted By: Tammy (email)
Date: 9/6/2012 at 19:38:42
Funeral Services For Mrs. Sutton To be Friday
Mrs. Mildred Sutton died Tuesday mroning at 1:15 a.m. at the hospital in Baker, Montana following a short illness. Mrs. Sutton had entered the hospital Sunday evening.
Mrs. Sutton was born December 5, 1873 to Mr. and Mrs. O. F. Lamb, near Walker, Iowa. She received her education in the public school at Marion.
On June 17, 1923 she was married to Ray E. Sutton at Baker, Montana, where the couple lived on a ranch for many years. From there the couple moved to Woodburn, Oregon.
Mrs. Sutton became a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Walker in 1905 and later transferred her membership to the First Presbyterian Church at Vinton.
She is survived by two step-daughters, Mrs. Elwood McLeon of Woodburn, Oregon and Mrs. Leonard Fish of Billings, Montana; six step-grandchildren; three brothers, C. H. Lamb of Vinton, John R. Lamb of Coronado, California and Raymond C. Lamb of Salem, Ohio; and one sister, Mrs. Ellen Huisman of Wellsburg, with whom the deceased had made her home in recent years.
She was preceded in death by her husband in 1952; two sisters, Mrs. Ethel Ossman and Mrs. Mabel Fitzsimmons; a brother Earl A. Lamb, and a brother and sister in infancy.
Mrs. Sutton had left here August 4 for Montana where she had been with relatives when she was taken ill.
Funeral services will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Doyen Funeral Home with the Rev. Carl Toeset in charge. Following the service, the body will be taken to Walker for burial. Services were held today, Thursday, at 2 p.m. at Baker, Montana.
--Wellsburg Herald (Wellsburg, Iowa), 29 August 1963
Services Held for Mrs. Mildred Sutton Here Saturday p.m.
Funeral services for Mrs. Mildred Sutton, who died August 27 in Baker, Montana, were held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Doyen Funeral Home here. The Rev. Carl Toeset of the Second Christian Reformed Church was the officiating clergyman.
Gordon Daleske sang "In the Land of Fadeless Day", with piano accompaniment by Mrs. Martin Boeke.
Eugene, Lester, Eldon and Ralph Huisman were pallbearers. Interment was in the Walker Cemetery in Walker, Iowa.
--Wellsburg Herald (Wellsburg, Iowa), 5 September 1963
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