|Birth: ||Jan. 8, 1897|
|Death: ||Aug. 7, 1968|
Husband of Blanche Arlene Hindes, Ruby Trumbo and Celesta May Umbenhower. Son of Melvin Wilford Luce and Emma Florence Smith
THE CHARITON HERALD-PATRIOT
Thursday, August 8, 1968
FUNERAL SERVICES FOR JOHN R. LUCE
John R. Luce, 71, a retired employee of Johnson Machine Works and resident of Chariton for the past 20 years, died at Lucas County Memorial Hospital Wednesday morning following a heart attack at his home Tuesday afternoon.
He is survived by three step-daughters, Mrs. Harold Miller of Des Moines, Mrs. Dwight Wilson of Chariton, and Mrs. Kenneth Jackson of Marion; two step-sons, Everett McDonald of Chariton and Asa McDonald of Des Moines.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, at the Beardsley-Fielding Funeral Home with the Rev. Homer Max officiating. Interment will be at the Coal Glen Cemetery.
Obituary courtesy of Charles M. Wright
Melvin W Luce (1866 - 1932)
Emma F Smith Luce (1866 - 1951)
Celesta May Umbenhower Luce (1892 - 1964)*
Blanche A. Luce Reeves (1888 - 1953)*
John Richard Luce (1897 - 1968)
Coal Glen Cemetery
Plot: Row 10 Grave 4
Created by: Skip
Record added: May 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37656042
Added: May. 23, 2013