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Orissa A. Cheney Dickerson
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Birth: Jul. 24, 1854
Monroe County
New York, USA
Death: Sep. 1, 1944
Montcalm County
Michigan, USA

Ionia Sentinel Standard, 2 Sep 1944

Mrs. G. Lewis Dickerson, who celebrated her 90th birthday anniversary in July, died Friday afternoon in the home of her daughter, Mrs. Ernest Lyon, Route 1, Greenville, following an illness of several years.

Born July 24, 1984, {Note: This is that date that is in the obituary.) Mrs.Dickerson had spent the most of her life in Ronald township. Mr. and Mrs. Dickerson celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary several years before Mr. Dickerson died in 1935.

She is survived by four children, Claude D. Dickerson of Ronald, Mrs. Lyon of Greenville, George E. Dickerson of Ronald and Mrs. Charles Mattison of Ionia; five grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren; a sister, Mrs. Elsie Husted of Galesburg who is 92 years old and a brother, J. E. Cheney of Scott, who is 84years old.

The body will repose at the Lyon home near Greenville until time for services. A prayer service will be held at the home at 1 o'clock on Tuesday afternoon and funeral services will be held at the Palo Methodist church at 2 o'clock. Rev. Fitzjohn of Belding will officiate and burial will be in the family lot in North Plains Cemetery.
Family links: 
  Daniel Tyler Cheney (1816 - 1892)
  Roxcena Ralph Cheney (1820 - 1875)
  George Lewis Dickerson (1853 - 1935)
  Claude Cheney Dickerson (1877 - 1979)*
  Myra D. Dickerson Mattison (1890 - 1992)*
  Cordelia M. Wheeler (1840 - 1917)*
  Corlystia A. Cheney Stedman (1843 - 1932)*
  Daniel O. Cheney (1850 - 1938)*
  Elcy Amelia Cheney Husted (1852 - 1948)*
  Orissa A. Cheney Dickerson (1854 - 1944)
  James Edgar Cheney (1860 - 1945)*
*Calculated relationship
North Plains Cemetery
Ionia County
Michigan, USA
Plot: 303-2
Created by: Bonnie Hoy
Record added: Jun 20, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71669388
Orissa A. <i>Cheney</i> Dickerson
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Orissa A. <i>Cheney</i> Dickerson
Added by: Bonnie Hoy
Orissa A. <i>Cheney</i> Dickerson
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