|Birth: ||Aug. 29, 1920|
|Death: ||Sep. 3, 2007|
Father: James Elvin Radle, Sr.
Mother: Mable Viola Hoyt
Cleo Violet Radle
Viola Mae Radle
Myrtle I. Radle
James Elvin Radle, Jr.
Arthur W. Radle
Spouse: Charles E. Backus Married: 16 Sep 1938 Emmet Co., Michigan
Kenneth Charles Backus
Daniel J. Backus
Mathew Hoyt Backus
Myrtle I. Backus, 86, of Port Charlotte, Fla., passed away on , Sept. 3, 2007.
She was born in Albion, Mich., on Sept. 29, 1920, to James and Mable Radle and raised her family in Harbor Springs. She was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Charles Backus, as well as two grandsons.
Myrtle loved crocheting afghans for her loved ones, reading, playing bingo at the Cultural Center and being with her family.
She is survived by her sister, Ethel Sutton-Bump, of Port Charlotte; her 11 children and their spouses, Cecelia Guilliams and the late Earl "Bud" of Port Charlotte, Rodney Backus (Linda) of Scroggins, Texas, Kenneth Backus (April) of Harbor Springs, Dixie Strickland of Port Charlotte, Daniel Backus (Jill) of Harbor Springs, Susan Foote of Port Charlotte, George Backus (Katie) of Harbor Springs, Charla Maran (Greg) of Harrison, Mich., Mathew Backus (Janice) of St. Cloud, Fla., Myrna Moore (Kevin) of Punta Gorda, Fla., Terry Backus of Port Charlotte; 31 grandchildren; 42 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
A small memorial, in her honor, will be held 1-4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 9, at her home.
Myrtle will be greatly missed by her family and friends. We will see her smile forever in our minds and her love will be in our hearts eternally.
Burial: Greenwood Cemetery
James Elvin Radle (1890 - 1956)
Mable Viola Hoyt Radle (1898 - 1956)
Charles M. Backus (1970 - 2001)
Created by: Bushong Weiss
Record added: Apr 23, 2013
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My Guess Buried next to her husband, Charles Backus.|
Added: May. 3, 2013
The general problem they reported is:Cemetery office has no record of this personThey also reported, specifically:It is unknown where she is buriedKim Simpson|
Added: Apr. 30, 2013
Added: Apr. 23, 2013