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Nellie Goltry Gittinger
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Birth: Aug. 29, 1866
Lucas County
Iowa, USA
Death: Mar. 10, 1961
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA

Wife of Henry W. Gittinger. Daughter of William Goltry and Cordelia Youtsey.



Services for Mrs. Henry Gittinger, 94, were held Monday at 1:30 p.m. at the Beardsley Funeral Home with the Rev. Lester Hall officiating. Interment was in the Russell cemetery.

Mrs. Gittinger died at the Lutheran Hospital in Des Moines Friday morning after an illness of a few hours.

Most of her life was spent in Russell and Chariton. She had made her home with her daughter, Mrs. Grace Sugden, in Des Moines since 1954.

Her husband was owner and publisher of the Chariton Leader until 1921 and she was actively associated with him in the business. Mr. Gittinger sold the newspaper to the Leader Publishing Co. in 1921 and he retained stock interest and remained active until 1931 when he retired.

Besides Mrs. Sugden she is survived by a brother, David Goltry of Des Moines, five grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.
Family links: 
  William Goltry (1826 - 1903)
  Cordelia Youtsey Goltry (1834 - 1908)
  Henry W. Gittinger (1861 - 1953)
  Howard Gittinger (1887 - 1944)*
  Grace Gittinger Sugden (1889 - 1988)*
  Harley Gittinger (1893 - 1898)*
  Eva Ann Goltry Murray (1854 - 1935)*
  Frank Goltry (1857 - 1901)*
  Mary Elizabeth Goltry (1859 - 1879)*
  Laura Goltry Gittinger (1861 - 1959)*
  William Frasier Goltry (1864 - 1944)*
  Nellie Goltry Gittinger (1866 - 1961)
  David Goltry (1869 - 1964)*
  Clara Goltry (1871 - 1873)*
  Charles Clinton Goltry (1874 - 1935)*
  Albert Goltry (1877 - 1879)*
*Calculated relationship
Russell Cemetery
Lucas County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Section 3 Row 7 South Half Grave 4
Created by: Skip
Record added: Jul 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28373031
Nellie <i>Goltry</i> Gittinger
Added by: Skip
Nellie <i>Goltry</i> Gittinger
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- Skip
 Added: Jun. 7, 2010

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