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Mary Catherine Folsom Crosier
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Birth: Apr. 3, 1865
McDonough County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 9, 1941
Warren County
Illinois, USA

Prairie City- November 14 -(Special) - Funeral Sservices for Mary Catherine Crosier were held in the Prairie City Prestbyerian Church in Prairie City Wednesday afternoon. The Rev David Erickson gave a short scripture and the Rev EJ Sabinconducted the services at the church.
A quartet, Mrs. E.J. Sabin, Miss Sade Bone, Harry Hawn, and C.D. Bone with Mrs. Hobart Lock at the piano, sang "Beautiful Garden of Prayer and "Tell Mother I'll Be There". Mrs. Sabin sang "Crossing the Bar". The grandsons served as casketbearers- Howard Young, Bernard campbell, Hugh Cotter, Leo Kollar, Floyd Haffner and Willie Strader, internmant was in the Prairie City Cemetery.
Mary Catherine Folsom Crosier was born to Nathaniel H. and Margaret Ritchie Folsom at Bardolph April 3, 1865
She married Warren G. Crosier at Monmouth, May 1, 1882; eight children were born to this union to her husband, one son George Arnold Crosier of Prairie City; five daughters, Mrs. Goldie Etter (John), Iva Campbell(Frank), and Charlotte Young all of Prairie City, Margaret Copelan (William) of Avon and Adelaide Gangloff (Joseph) of Peoria all survive. A son Clarence, and a daughter Viola, preceded her in death. She is also survived by seven grandchildren, five great grandchildren, a brother George Folsom of Tingley Park, Ill. one sister Delilah McConnell of Herrick S.D. and numerous nieces and nephews. The parents, one brother and three sisters preceded her in death. She lived the greater part of her life in and around Prairie City and was widley known as a lover of flowers, having some very choice numbers in her collection. She never missed the opportunity of brightening a sick room of a neighbor with a beautiful bouquet from her garden.

Family links: 
  Nathaniel Harris Folsom (1832 - 1910)
  Margaret Ritchie Folsom (1845 - 1922)
  Warren Glenford Crosier (1851 - 1944)
  George Arnold Crosier (1883 - 1977)*
  Adelaide Ellen Crosier Gangloff (1885 - 1985)*
  Clarence Oliver Crosier (1889 - 1889)*
  Goldie M. Crosier Combs (1890 - 1980)*
  Margaret Leona Crosier Copelan (1894 - 1981)*
  Charlotte Olive Crosier Young (1897 - 1978)*
  Mary Catherine Folsom Crosier (1865 - 1941)
  Nettie Mae Folsom Sparks (1867 - 1941)*
  Delilah Jane Folsom McConnell (1872 - 1956)*
  Noah Leone Folsom (1877 - 1901)*
  George Harrison Folsom (1880 - 1957)*
*Calculated relationship
Prairie City Cemetery
Prairie City
McDonough County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Lot 24 Block 18
Maintained by: Marc H. Young
Originally Created by: H Jones
Record added: Mar 20, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18528715
Mary Catherine <i>Folsom</i> Crosier
Added by: cj
Mary Catherine <i>Folsom</i> Crosier
Added by: Marc H. Young
Mary Catherine <i>Folsom</i> Crosier
Added by: cj
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Grandma, Granny Charlotte told so many stories about you, I feel I knew you. I look forward to meeting you at last in Heaven. Your greatgrandson, Mike Young
- Mike Young
 Added: Jul. 4, 2013

- Marc H. Young
 Added: Jul. 21, 2012

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