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Mildred Alminia Baker Droll
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Birth: Sep. 17, 1900
Iowa, USA
Death: Jun. 29, 1976
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA

Mildred A. Droll, 85, former Spirit Lake resident, died June 29 at her daughters home in Indianapolis, Ind. She was creamated in Indianapolis and the urn of ashes was flown to Glendale, Calif, where they will be scattered over Santa Monica Bay, where her husband Ray's ashes were also scattered.

Surviving are five daughters, Leah Jane Grasman of Willmar, Mn., Peggy McFarland of Indianapolis, Ind., Evelyn Helt of Sergeant Bluff, Iowa, Molly Matricia of New Hammond, Ind. and Nancy Ann Reymonld of Huntington Beach, Calif., sons Raymond Droll of Delano, Calif., and John Droll of Everly, Iowa, 19 grandchildren, several great-grandchildren; brothers John T. Baker of Spirit Lake and Edgar B. Baker of Coon Rapids and many nieces, nehpews and cousins.

She was born Sept. 17, 1900, the youngest child of Alminnie and John T. Baker, Sr. She married Raymond L. Droll April 12, 1917 at Estherville. She was educated in Spirit Lake, where she played piano at the Spirit Lake Theatre and played with several dance bands. The Drolls celebrated their Golden Wedding Anniversary in Downey, Calif.

Preceding her in death were her husband, Ray, her parents, four sisters and four brothers.

The Spirit Lake Beacon, July 15, 1976 - Submitted by: Keith Justus

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Thomas Baker (1853 - 1935)
  Alminia Althea Booton Baker (1857 - 1946)
 
 Spouse:
  Raymond Leroy Droll (1896 - 1975)
 
 Children:
  Leah Jane Droll Grasmon (1920 - 2013)*
  John Harrison Droll (1926 - 1998)*
 
 Siblings:
  Oliver Bamzyl Baker (1881 - 1898)*
  Albert Sherman Baker (1882 - 1965)*
  Kathryn E Baker Browning (1884 - 1936)*
  Edward Barnett Baker (1886 - 1977)*
  Viola Iowa Baker George (1887 - 1942)*
  Margaret Ellen Baker Parr (1889 - 1924)*
  John Thomas Baker (1891 - 1988)*
  Wilson Owen Baker (1894 - 1966)*
  Beulah Grace Baker Nelson (1896 - 1971)*
  Mildred Alminia Baker Droll (1900 - 1976)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.
Specifically: In the Santa Monica Bay, California
 
Maintained by: Jeannine (Booton) Hall
Originally Created by: Just~Us Relatives
Record added: Feb 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48218470
 


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