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Ira LeRoy Guernsey
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Birth: Aug. 28, 1868
Appanoose County
Iowa, USA
Death: Aug. 1, 1950
Clarke County
Iowa, USA

Husband of Cora Parr. Son of John B. Guernsey and Lucy A. Morlan


Chariton, Iowa
Thursday, August 10, 1950


Ira Leroy Guernsey was born in Appanoose county, Iowa on August 28, 1868. He was the son of John B. and Lucy M. Guernsey. He passed away in the Harken hospital at Osceola, Iowa on August 1, 1950, after an illness of three weeks.

He was a graduate of Iowa State College at Ames. For many years he engaged in school work in Corydon, New London and Chariton.

His wife, Cora P. Guernsey, passed away in 1919, and his son, Bronson, in 1949. He is survived by his daughter, Hortense, daughter-in-law, Mrs. Sylvia Guernsey, three grandchildren, John, Dan and Carol and two brothers, John and Seymour.

Funeral services on Thursday, August 3, at two o'clock were conducted at the Miley Funeral Home by the Rev. Russell Shaw, of the Presbyterian church. Burial was in the Chariton cemetery.

The pall bearers were Charles M. Dunn, Lee Harrington, O. L. Hutchinson, Ron Levis, Porter Smyth and Joe Wright.
Family links: 
  John Barzilla Guernsey (1834 - 1929)
  Lucy Morlan Guernsey (1839 - 1918)
  Cora Parr Guernsey (1876 - 1919)*
  Hortense Guernsey Becker (1898 - 1986)*
  William Bronson Guernsey (1904 - 1949)*
*Calculated relationship
Chariton Cemetery
Lucas County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Section K Row 6 N-S Grave 83
Created by: Skip
Record added: Apr 27, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51701319
Ira LeRoy Guernsey
Added by: Doris Christensen
Ira LeRoy Guernsey
Added by: Doris Christensen
Ira LeRoy Guernsey
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- Skip
 Added: Aug. 28, 2016

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