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Loretta F. LaRue Thayer
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Birth: Dec. 5, 1919
Platte County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Sep. 4, 2007
Platte County
Nebraska, USA

Daughter of William & Henrietta (Lawrence) LaRue.
She attended Third Ward Elementary School, Columbus Jr. High School, and Kramer High School. During high school, Loretta played the violin in the High School Orchestra. She married Everett Thayer on February 5, 1942 in Grand Island, Nebraska. Loretta was a homemaker and enjoyed babysitting. Her hobbies included gardening, sewing, crocheting, flowers, and reading. Loretta was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Later Day Saints where she held church offices and did babysitting.

Loretta is survived by:
Daughter - Etta (Bob) Bennefeld of Columbus, NE
Daughter-in-law - Shirley (Larry) Thayer of Osmond, NE
Granddaughter - Heather Thayer of Lincoln, NE
Sister - Lorena LaRue of Columbus, NE
Several nieces and nephews

Loretta was preceded in death by:
Father - William LaRue
Mother - Henrietta LaRue Swanson
Husband - Everett Thayer
Step-Father - Fred Swanson
Son - James Thayer
Brother and sister-in-law - William and Wilma LaRue
Grandson - Robbie Bennefeld
Family links: 
  William Henry LaRue (1879 - 1927)
  Henrietta Lawrence Swanson (1889 - 1970)
  Everett J. Thayer (1911 - 1999)*
  Lorena LaRue (1918 - 2009)*
  Loretta F. LaRue Thayer (1919 - 2007)
*Calculated relationship
Columbus Cemetery
Platte County
Nebraska, USA
Created by: Don
Record added: Sep 05, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21372454
Loretta F. <i>LaRue</i> Thayer
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Loretta F. <i>LaRue</i> Thayer
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Loretta F. <i>LaRue</i> Thayer
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