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Dora Theodocia Shields Lewelling
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Birth: Feb. 28, 1876
Holton
Jackson County
Kansas, USA
Death: Jul. 29, 1965
Holton
Jackson County
Kansas, USA


The Topeka Daily Capital
Saturday
July 31, 1965

Dora Lewelling.
Holton. Services will be at 10 a.m Monday at Mercer Funeral Home here for Mrs. Dora LEWELLING, 89, Holton, who died Thursday at a rest home here. Burial will be in Holton cemetery.

She was born Feb. 28, 1876, at Holton. She lived at Delia several years before returning to Holton 38 years ago. She was a member of the Baptist Church at Holton.

Survivors include three daughters, Mrs. Fannie DECKER, Holton, Mrs. Edith MASE, Salina, and Mrs. Elsie CLEMANS, El Monte, Calif.; a son, Evan Lewelling, Soldier; three brothers, John A. SHIELDS, Seymour, Ind., Jess W. Shields, Grosse Pointe, Mich., and Earl Shields, Oklahoma City, Okla.; a sister, Mrs. Elsie TANNER, St. John; 15 grandchildren and 36 great-grandchildren.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Garrett William Shields (1851 - 1933)
  Fannie Parthenia Stalker Shields (1855 - 1882)
 
 Spouse:
  James D. Lewelling (1867 - 1936)
 
 Children:
  Fannie M Lewelling Decker (1899 - 1976)*
  Roy W. Lewelling (1901 - 1962)*
  Evan Shields Lewelling (1904 - 1985)*
  Edith Mae Lewelling Mase (1909 - 1984)*
  Elsie Marie Lewelling Clemans (1913 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  Infant Shields (____ - 1886)**
  Dora Theodocia Shields Lewelling (1876 - 1965)
  Effie Felicia Shields Lasswell (1880 - 1916)*
  John Arthur Shields (1884 - 1966)**
  Jesse William Shields (1887 - 1965)**
  Elsie Elizabeth Shields Tanner (1890 - 1979)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Holton Cemetery
Holton
Jackson County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Section D
 
Created by: Dale Bernhardt
Record added: Feb 08, 2009
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Dora Theodocia <i>Shields</i> Lewelling
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LONG GONE, BUT NOT FORGOTTEN. Daffodils signify "Regards". To Dora Theodocia (nee Shields) Lewelling, may you rest in eternal peace. Love,
- Kati McSweeney
 Added: Dec. 12, 2012
 
 
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