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Edith Mabel Collins Kaus
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Birth: Oct. 20, 1903
Hastings
Adams County
Nebraska, USA
Death: May 21, 1998
Tacoma
Pierce County
Washington, USA

Edith was the daughter of William Mason Collins and Elizabeth Mary Vilmur. She married Albert John Kaus on 11 Oct 1922 at St. Bernard Catholic Church in St. Bernard, Platte County, Nebraska. They lived on farms in Platte County and Adams County, Nebraska and then moved to Chicago around 1935. They moved to Los Angeles around 1946 and to Tacoma, Washington in the early 1950's. Edith and Albert moved to Federal Way, Washington around 1960. They had two daughters of their own and raised a foster daughter from about age five. They also cared for many other foster children for shorter times. Edith worked at a bakery in Chicago and during World War II, she worked at Zenith. She also worked babysitting in her home in her later life. She and her husband were founding members of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Federal Way. She also liked to garden and read magazines. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Mason Collins (1872 - 1931)
  Elizabeth Mary Vilmur Collins (1875 - 1966)
 
 Spouse:
  Albert John Kaus (1898 - 1975)
 
 Children:
  Yvonne Anne Kaus Gove (1928 - 1991)*
 
 Sibling:
  Clara Belle Collins Drueppel (1899 - 1974)*
  Edith Mabel Collins Kaus (1903 - 1998)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mountain View Cemetery
Auburn
King County
Washington, USA
 
Created by: Gloria Barnes
Record added: Nov 18, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22981004
Edith Mabel <i>Collins</i> Kaus
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 Added: May. 31, 2010
 
 
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