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Obits > 1968 - Minnie Florence (Crosell) Munson

Submitted by Melva L. Taylor

The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois

October 3, 1968 - Thursday pg 2





Mrs. Minnie Munson Dies This Morning


Tampico: - Mrs. Minnie (Florence) Munson, 86, passed away this morning at her home, southwest of Tampico.


Funeral services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. in the Schmitt Chapel, with Christian Science services, Russell R. Meldorf of Sterling, as reader. Burial will be in Yorktown Cemetery.


Friends may call at the funeral home after 2 p.m. Friday.


Minnie Munson was born July 9, 1882, near Thomas, the daughter of Jonas and Hannah Crosell. She was educated in the Thomas schools. She married Otto Munson in March 1902. She lived in the Tampico vicinity all her life.


She is survived by five daughters, Miss Doris Munson at home; Mrs. Florence Fanning of Bellville; Mrs. Roscoe (Violet) Long of Decatur; Mrs. John (Jewel) Renner of Los Angeles, Calif.;  Mrs. Richard (Janice) Anderson of Lynn Center; two sons, Perry of Moline and Otto Gene of Knoxville, Iowa; eight grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.


She was preceded by her parents, husband in 1951, son George William in infancy, four brothers and two sisters.

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