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Zella Idella Vinsel Goltry
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Birth: Mar. 6, 1887
Lucas County
Iowa, USA
Death: Nov. 20, 1960
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA

Wife of Leonard Clinton Goltry. Daughter of Quincy Adams Vinsel and Frances Lydia "Fannie" Lodge.


Chariton, Iowa
December 1, 1960


Zella Vinsel Goltry, daughter of Quincy and Fannie Lodge Vinsel, was born March 6, 1887, near Russell, where she spent her entire life with the exception of a few periods of time. She departed this life Nov. 20, 1960, at the age of 73 years, 8 months and 14 days in Mesa, Ariz. She and her husband had arrived there to spend the winter only three days prior to her sudden death.

She was baptized in infancy and was a faithful life-long member of the Russell Methodist church.

On Sept. 2, 1908, she was united in marriage to Leonard C. Goltry. To this union were born five children. Two sons died in infancy.

She was also preceded in death by her parents, one sister, Nora Vinsel Wright, one brother, Glenn Vinsel and a grandson, Grayton Moore.

Besides her husband and daughters, Helen, Lenore and Lois, she leaves to mourn her passing, her sons-in-law Leo Moore, Elwood Thompson and T. J. Laing, five grandchildren, Karen Moore, Paul, Larry and Jimmy Thompson and Kay Laing, a niece, Kathryn Bingaman of Des Moines, and host of other relatives and friends.

Interment was in the Russell cemetery.

Family links: 
  Quincy Adams Vinsel (1856 - 1933)
  Frances Lydia Lodge Vinsel (1862 - 1921)
  Leonard Clinton Goltry (1887 - 1974)
  Helen Louise Goltry Moore (1909 - 1997)*
  Infant Son Goltry (1911 - 1911)*
  Lenore Goltry Thomson (1915 - 1991)*
  Infant Son Goltry (1916 - 1916)*
  Lois Naomi Goltry Laing (1918 - 2012)*
  Zella Idella Vinsel Goltry (1887 - 1960)
  Glenn Walters Vinsel (1889 - 1889)*
  Nora Quintina Vinsel Wright (1895 - 1958)*
*Calculated relationship
Russell Cemetery
Lucas County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Skip
Record added: Jun 17, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27631287
Zella Idella <i>Vinsel</i> Goltry
Added by: Skip
Zella Idella <i>Vinsel</i> Goltry
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 Added: Oct. 30, 2009

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