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Lydia R. Yust McElroy
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Birth: Jun. 15, 1883
Reno County
Kansas, USA
Death: Feb. 9, 1968
Garden City
Finney County
Kansas, USA

Obituary from the Hutchinson News, 2/9/1968:

Mrs. Lydia R. McElroy

Mrs. Lydia Rosalie McElroy, 84, 1310 "A", died this morning in St. Catherine Hospital following a five month illness.

Born June 5, 1883, in Reno County, she was married to Melvin Willis McElroy Dec. 26, 1900, in Lyons. She moved to Derrfield in 1925 from Sylvia, and in 1928 to Garden City. Mr. McElroy died Jan. 7, 1959.

She was a member of the Church of the Nazarene.

Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Violet Smith, 1310 "A", Mrs. Dorothy Armstrong, Drayton Valley, Alberta, Canada, and Mrs. Connie Donaldson, Englewood, Colo.; five sons, Albert, Richmond, Calif., William, 123 W. Hazel, Glen, Asbury, Mo., Harold, Sugar Creek, Mo., and Clarence, Perryton,Tex.; two sisters, Mrs. Clara Essley and Mrs. Emma Coleman, both of Sylvia; 23 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Phillips-White Funeral Home 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Frederick Yust (1844 - 1937)
  Dora Kreie Yust (1850 - 1917)
 
 Spouse:
  Melvin Willis McElroy (1876 - 1959)
 
 Children:
  Albert Anderson McElroy (1901 - 1980)*
  William Charles McElroy (1904 - 1983)*
  Glenn Melvin McElroy (1906 - 1995)*
  Harold Frederick McElroy (1908 - 1982)*
  Violet Anna May McElroy Smith (1910 - 1984)*
  Clarence Benjamin McElroy (1914 - 1979)*
  Dorothy L. McElroy Armstrong (1915 - 1980)*
  Corabelle McElroy Donaldson (1927 - 1980)*
 
 Siblings:
  Katherine Elizabeth Yust Snowbarger (1872 - 1956)*
  George Henry Yust (1876 - 1946)*
  Edward Phillip Yust (1877 - 1967)*
  Clara Matilda Yust Snowbarger Essley (1880 - 1970)*
  Lydia R. Yust McElroy (1883 - 1968)
  Emma Dorothea Yust Coleman (1886 - 1971)*
  Anna Laura Yust Werner (1887 - 1938)*
  Benjamin Harrison Yust (1891 - 1910)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Mother
 
Note: Interred 2/12/1968
 
Burial:
Valley View Cemetery
Garden City
Finney County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Zone A, Lot 458, Space 1
 
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Record added: Sep 06, 2006
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Lydia R. <i>Yust</i> McElroy
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