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Wilma Alida Frey DeLaune
Birth: Nov. 3, 1897
Toledo
Lucas County
Ohio, USA
Death: Nov. 26, 1974
Marshall
Harrison County
Texas, USA

I have been researching the FREY family for years. If you are related, I would love to hear from you.

Mass of Christian Burial was held from St. Joseph's Catholic church by Father Richard Sokolshi.

The only daughter of Myrtle Eleanor McGowin and William John Frey was a native of Toledo, Ohio. She attended St. Theresa's Academy in Kansas City, Kansas and Junction city, Kansas school and Married Cecil E. Sherrill 1916 Kansas, married Herbert L. DeLaune 1930 Louisiana.

Son Jerry Dan Sherrill not listed below, buried in Houston, Texas. Her little eight year son drowned in Buffalo Bayou in Houston, Texas. She had two younger brothers: Soren Offerson Frey and Michael Aiken Frey.

A member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church and the Catholic Daughters, a charter member of the Harrison County (Texas) Republican Women's Club and worked (volunteered) with the Mental health organization.

She played bridge with many of her friends, Frances Schonhardt, Mellie Payne, Mrs. Marvin Hall, Rebecca Norton to name but a few. Rebecca and Jim Norton are buried next to her in the cemetery.

She named her pall bearers years before she passed away and make of joke of reminding them. Sure enough, when the time came they all showed up.

"Eternal rest grant unto them, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon them. May their souls and all the souls of the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace. Amen."



 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William John Frey (1868 - 1935)
  Myrtle Eleanor McGowin Frey (1877 - 1907)
 
 Spouses:
  Cecil Eldon Sherrill (1894 - 1985)
  Herbert Laurand DeLaune (1902 - 1960)*
 
 Children:
  Billy Mark Sherrill (1917 - 1985)*
  Robert Soren Sherrill (1918 - 1927)*
  Dorothy Lee Sherrill Chelette (1922 - 1968)*
 
 Siblings:
  Wilma Alida Frey DeLaune (1897 - 1974)
  Michael Aikens Frey (1900 - 1938)*
  Soren Offerson Frey (1902 - 1990)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: dbl with Herbert L
 
Burial:
Colonial Gardens
Marshall
Harrison County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section: Garden Of Beloved
 
Maintained by: Ann Davis
Originally Created by: EastTexan
Record added: Feb 17, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13373755
Wilma Alida <i>Frey</i> DeLaune
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