|Birth: ||Aug. 6, 1896|
|Death: ||Sep. 27, 1983|
GUENDOLA BERNICE "Guen" COX.1,(NATHANIEL WILLIAM COX.2. WILLIAM COX.1) born: 6 August 1896, Stanhope, Iowa, died: 27 September 1983, Webster City, Hamilton County Iowa, buried: Graceland Cemetery, Webster City, Hamilton County Iowa, married; at Dexter, Minnesota, WILLIAM "EDWARD" BURGIN, born: 31 December 1891, Old Fort, North Carolina, died: 6 May 1987, Webster City,Hamilton County Iowa, buried: Graceland Cemetery, Webster City, Hamilton County Iowa, Children; DOROTHY (BURGIN) McGILL (Mrs. Milton McGill), CARL BURGIN, LEROY BURGIN, WANDA (BURGIN) SHAEFER, (Mrs. Robert Shaefer), SALLY (BURGIN) BAUER (Mrs. Derrald Bauer), DOUGLAS BURGIN.
Note: Name spelled Guendola as per family records
Source; Obituary Gwendola Bernice (Cox) Bergin, born 6 August 1896, died 27 September 1983, (no date or name of newspaper) MRS. W. E. BURGIN
Funeral services for Mrs. W. E. Burgin, 87, longtime Webster City resident, will be at 1:30 p.m. at the Ashbury United Methodist Church, with Rev. Edward Philgreen, officiating and with burial in the Graceland Cemetery. Mrs. Bergin died yesterday morning at the Hamilton County Hospital where she had been a patient since Monday. She had been in ill health the past several years.
Friends may call at the Foster Funeral Home until 10 a.m. Friday when the casket will be taken to the Church. Gwendola Bernice Cox, daughter of Nathaniel and Emma (Wilson) Cox, was born August 6, 1896, at Stanhope. She was reared and educated in Greene County near Jefferson, later moving with her family to Colorado. She was married to W. E. Bergin and the couple farmed in the Iowa Falls and Webster City area, moving into Webster City in 1954.
She is survived by her husband, three daughters and two sons, Mrs. Milton (Dortha) McGill, of Centerville, Carl Burgin, of Cincinnati Iowa, Leroy Burgin, of Webster City, Mrs. Robert (Wanda) Shaeffer, of Couderay Wisconsin, and Mrs. Derrald (Sally) Bauer, of Numa Iowa, a nephew, Walter Burgin, of Norwalk Iowa, who was raised in the Burgin home, 19 grandchildren, 41 great-grandchildren, two brothers, Elmer Cox ,of St. Croix Falls ,Wisconsin, and Ellsworth Cox, of Centuria Wisconsin, and several Nieces and nephews. Mrs Burgin was preceded in death by one son Douglas, who died in infancy, her parents, four brothers and two sisters. She was a member of the Ashbury United Methodist Church.
Source; Memorial card for Guendola Bergin
Mrs. W. E. (Guendola) Burgin August 6, 1896-September 27, 1983
Nathaniel William Cox (1862 - 1946)
Emma Polly Wilson Cox (1865 - 1955)
William "Edward" Burgin (1891 - 1987)
William Douglas Burgin (1918 - 1918)*
LeRoy William Burgin (1921 - 2003)*
Sarah Catherine "Kate" Cox Flack (1885 - 1966)*
Frank William Cox (1887 - 1965)*
Hillborn Lester Cox (1889 - 1955)*
Ernest "Ernie" Cox (1891 - 1892)*
Gladys Clarinda Cox Vought (1893 - 1959)*
Guendola Bernice Cox Burgin (1896 - 1983)
Ellsworth Stuart Cox (1899 - 1992)*
Paul Edwin Cox (1901 - 1960)*
Elmer Lee Cox (1904 - 1997)*
Plot: section one lot 20
Created by: Marilyn Pederson
Record added: Jan 31, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33427915