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Clara Alzina Hansel King
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Birth: Oct. 18, 1907
Garber
Clayton County
Iowa, USA
Death: Apr. 8, 2008
Glen Ellen
Sonoma County
California, USA

Clara Alzina HANSEL
18OCT1907.Garber,Clayton.Co,IA-08APR2008

LVD:Glen.Ellen,Sonoma.Co,CA

She married 1927 Rex Orsamus KING(1903ND-1968.Solano.CoCA s/o Vance A. & Juda C. )

Also LVD:Ispwich SD & Vallejo & 2006:Sonoma, CA

Clara had been recovering from pneumonia contracted 24MAR2008 when she finally died at her daughter's home – that of Irene POMEROY.

Her OBIT revealed "…Clara worked as a waitress and short-order cook in many different restaurants including all three that the infamous Juanita Musson ran in the Valley; also Billie's restaurant located where Sonoma Marketplace is, the Sonoma Mission Inn, and L & N Donut Shop where Movie Merchants is now.

In the 1970s and 1980s, she loved traveling and camping with her family members and joined them on many trips. She also enjoyed gardening into her 90s and going to Reno on bus trips with the Golden Age Club where she was a member for many years. She loved to crochet and sew and played Bingo at Seven Flags until about three weeks before her death…"

She is a cancer survivor, having survived breast cancer at the age of 94.

In 1936, Rex fell in a hay loft and broke his back forcing He and Clara to buy an old boxcar and convert it into a home which they lived in for three years while working for the WPA in Austin MN. In 1941, Rex moved to Boyes Hot Springs CA to work as a carpenter and ship wright - later working at Basalt Ship Yard, Mare Island Navy Ship Yard, and Hunter's Pt. Ship Yard in the San Francisco Bay area.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Japen Hansel (1879 - 1968)
  Dora Phoebe Feidt Hansel (1882 - 1953)
 
 Spouse:
  Rex O. King (1903 - 1968)
 
 Children:
  Virgil Ellsworth King (1924 - 1991)*
  Vivian King Dobie (1939 - 2000)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ernest Louis Hansel (1903 - 1906)*
  Edna Alice Hansel (1905 - 1907)*
  Leroy Edmund Hansel (1906 - 1973)*
  Clara Alzina Hansel King (1907 - 2008)
  Bernice Beryl Hansel (1909 - 1923)*
  Lloyd Richard Hansel (1911 - 2002)*
  Clifford Nathan Hansel (1913 - 1978)*
  Ruth Evelyn Hansel Hatfield (1914 - 1990)*
  Japen Hansel (1917 - 1948)*
  Francis Joseph Hansel (1919 - 2009)*
  Mary Jane Hansel Cross (1924 - 2006)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Valley Cemetery
Sonoma
Sonoma County
California, USA
 
Created by: H BRAUN
Record added: Jan 03, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 32598366
Clara Alzina <i>Hansel</i> King
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Clara Alzina <i>Hansel</i> King
Added by: Connie
 
Clara Alzina <i>Hansel</i> King
Added by: H BRAUN
 
 
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4th cousin 2x removed
- dwcooley
 Added: Aug. 4, 2012

- Scott Bolliger
 Added: Feb. 14, 2011
 
 
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