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Clara Faye Dickey Stoddard
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Birth: May 6, 1921
Wayne County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 29, 2007
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA

Obituary from the Wyoming Star Tribune, 12/29/2007:

MESA, Ariz. - Services for former Douglas resident Clara Faye Stoddard, 86, will be held at 11 a.m. today, Dec. 29, 2007, at the Discovery Point Assisted Living Center in Mesa. A celebration of her life and scattering of ashes will be held in Wyoming in late spring.

She died peacefully Dec. 23, 2007, in Mesa after a brief illness.

She was born May 6, 1921, in Fairfield, Ill., the 11th of 15 children born to Harry and Bessie Dickey.

She married John Hinkle on Sept. 13, 1940, and they had one son. Her husband died serving his country on Jan. 19, 1942.

She married Richard Harley Stoddard on Dec. 24, 1949, adding four children to the union.

She was a woman of strong faith devoted to her children, grandchildren and family.

Her working career included beginning the Welcome Wagon program in Douglas, working at Dr. White's dental office and as a teller for more than 20 years at Converse County Bank of Douglas, where she retired in 1986.

After her retirement, she devoted herself to the care of her great-great-nephew, . . . and his sister, . . . .

She was a devoted mother who enjoyed baseball, playing cards, fishing and delighted being surrounded by her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

. . .

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, John Hinkle; husband, Richard Stoddard; son, George Stoddard; a grandson and 12 sisters and brothers.

Her passion was children and making their life better and to honor that, a memorial has been set up in her name at Make-A-Wish Foundation of Wyoming, P.O. Box 273, Casper, 82602.
Family links: 
  Harry Edward Dickey (1878 - 1946)
  Bessie Bethel Dickey (1883 - 1957)
  John H. Hinkle (1919 - 1942)
  Harry Robert Dickey (1903 - 1983)*
  Leslie Earl Dickey (1906 - 1969)*
  Helen Dickey Crews (1907 - 1969)*
  Mary E. Dickey McNew (1910 - 2008)*
  Alyce Mildred Dickey Boyer Coomer Cook (1917 - 2000)*
  Wanda Louise Dickey Miller (1919 - 1969)*
  Clara Faye Dickey Stoddard (1921 - 2007)
  Lillian Pearl Dickey Rae (1922 - 1991)*
*Calculated relationship
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
Specifically: Scattered in Wyoming
Created by: Airrow
Record added: Mar 25, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 107265900


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