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Mauree Dorothy Griffith DeSoto
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Birth: Dec. 8, 1920
Millington
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Mar. 6, 2003
Oakland
Alameda County
California, USA

DeSOTO MAUREE Mauree DeSoto passed away in Oakland on March 6, 2003 at the age of 82. Beloved wife of the late "Howie" DeSoto. Mother of Jeanne Joiner, Joan Gibson, Jim and Gary Griffith. Grandmother of 11 Grandchildren and 20 Great Grandchildren. Step Mother of Sharon Quinn. Mauree was born in Millington, Tenn. On December 8, 1920. She was a member of the Parish of St. Albert and Treasurer for the last 17 years. She was a member of the Widows of the Lodge (Alameda Elks Lodge). Member of the Republican Women's Club, Aldephian Club. She was a former board member and dispatcher for culinary workers Union Local #3 of Oakland. Mauree was a former Journeyman Sheet Metal worker at the Alameda Naval Air Station. Family and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Mass on Wednesday March 12, 2003 at 1:00 PM at the Parish of St. Albert, McCartney and Holly St., Bay Farm Island, Alameda. Mauree had a wonderful and positive outlook on life and she was active until the end. Interment Golden Gate National Cemetery, San Bruno. For further information please call: GREER FAMILY MORTUARY ALAMEDA (510) 865-3755 FE1408.

Alameda Times-Star 3/10/03.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Howard Vincent DeSoto (1922 - 1994)
 
Inscription:
US NAVY
 
Note: WORLD WAR II
 
Burial:
Golden Gate National Cemetery
San Bruno
San Mateo County
California, USA
Plot: Section ca Site 2871
 
Created by: Travelingal
Record added: Jun 24, 2008
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Mauree Dorothy <i>Griffith</i> DeSoto
Added by: Billy J Baugh
 
Mauree Dorothy <i>Griffith</i> DeSoto
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- CJ
 Added: Feb. 5, 2011
God bless...rest in peace.
- Travelingal
 Added: Jun. 24, 2008
 
 
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