|Birth: ||Apr. 15, 1891|
|Death: ||Dec. 4, 1959|
San Mateo County
Mrs. Bertha Jackson, 68, who had been visiting her son, Henry Obley of 1848 Hemlock street, San Mateo, was found dead at the home at noon yesterday of natural causes. Efforts of an inhalator squad to revive her failed.
She was a native of Kansas, and had been visiting here two months.
Besides her son, here, she leaves another son, Melvin Obley of Wellington, Kansas and four daughters, Mrs. Fern McCormack of Independence, Mo., Mrs. Jane Harrington, Terrysburgh, N.J., Mrs. Mary Denny, Glendive, Mt., and Mrs. Thelma Lekiam, Hays, Kan.
Funeral services will be held at Hays, Kansas. Local arrangements are by the Snider and Sullivan chapel.
San Mateo Times: Dec. 5, 1959 Page 14
Funeral services for Bertha M. Jackson, 68, who died in California Friday, will be Wednesday at 10 a.m. at the Brock Funeral Chapel.
Mrs. Jackson is survived by six children: Henry Obley, San Mateo, Calif.; Melvin H. Obley, Wellington; Mrs. Charles McCormick, Independence, Mo.; Mrs. Norman Herrington, Cawanda, New York; Mrs. Ralph Denning, Glendine, Mont.; and Mrs. Al Leikam, Hays. There is one brother, Ralph Johnson, and eight grandchildren.
The body will be at Brock's Funeral Home from noon Tuesday until the funeral hour
Hays Daily News: Dec. 7, 1959 Page ONE
Out of town relatives in Hays for the funeral of Mrs. Bertha Jackson this morning are: Mr. and Mrs. Charles McCormick and Mrs. Bob Brand, Independence, Mo.; Mrs. Normal Herrington, Perrysburg, N.Y.; Mr. and Mrs. Melvin H. Obley and Mrs. Carol Obley, Wellington; Miss Evelyn Obley, Chicago; Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Denning and children, Glendive, Mont.; Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Johnson, Boulder, Colo.; and Mr. and Mrs. Henry Obley, Jr., and children, San Mateo, Calif.
They are guests of Mr. and Mrs. Al Leikam while here.
Hays Daily News: Dec. 9, 1959 Page FOUR
Wilson Henry Obley (1877 - 1965)
Melvin Henry Obley (1919 - 1993)*
Catherine Fern Obley McCormick (1921 - 1984)*
Mary Louise Obley Denning (1927 - 1975)*
Gertie Lee Obley (1927 - 1927)*
Thelma J Obley Leikam (1931 - 1970)*
Mount Allen Cemetery
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Record added: Nov 12, 2012
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