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Clara Rosella Laymon Pecht
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Birth: Oct. 2, 1876
Coal City
Grundy County
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 20, 1941
Beatrice
Gage County
Nebraska, USA

Clara Rosella Laymon was born in Cole City, Grundy county, Ill., October 2, 1876, and departed this life at a local hospital in Beatrice, Neb., Monday evening, Oct. 20, 1941, at the age of 65 years and 18 days.

On April 11, 1900, she was united in marriage to Leroy Pecht at Nelson, Neb., who preceded her in death in 1932. To this union were born six children, Ruby, Clyde, Cecile and Mildred, two having passed away in infancy.

In the fall of 1929 Mrs. Pecht, with her family, moved to Beatrice, where she had since resided. she had been in failing health and the past two weeks had been bedfast.

She became a member of the Lutheran church at Hardy in 1916 and retained her membership in the church until death. She loved her church and truly lived the Christian way. Her sweet, calm disposition meant much to everyone with whom she came in contact. She always saw the good in everyone, and was an inspiration to all. She truly exemplified real motherhood, never complaining, and shedding goodness and love everywhere she went. she needs no special monument for her ifluence will be remembered by her many friends and relatives.

She leaves to mourn her going the four children, Ruby Petersen and Clyde Pecht of Lincoln; Cecile Viers of Superior, and Mildren Mittan of Beatrice; five grandchildren, three brothers, other relatives and a host of friends.

Funeral services were held at Beatrice at 9:30 thursday with further services from the Lutheran church at Hardy. The body was laid to rest in Rosemound cemetery.

Beatrice Daily Sun
Beatrice, Nebraska
October 28, 1941
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Laymon (1838 - 1922)
  Eliza Anne Olmstead Laymon (1841 - 1930)
 
 Spouse:
  Leroy Pearl Pecht (1879 - 1932)
 
 Children:
  Ruby Luella Pecht Baker (1905 - 1991)*
  Clyde Lester Pecht (1907 - 1961)*
  Cecile Ann Pecht Viers (1909 - 1994)*
  Mildred Ellen Pecht Mittan (1915 - 2001)*
 
 Siblings:
  Tilson Sanford Laymon (1863 - 1925)*
  Ida Ann Laymon Weir (1867 - 1921)*
  Clara Rosella Laymon Pecht (1876 - 1941)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rose Mound Cemetery
Republic County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Lot 93
 
Created by: Susan Petersen
Record added: Jul 04, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11290597
Clara Rosella <i>Laymon</i> Pecht
Added by: Susan Petersen
 
Clara Rosella <i>Laymon</i> Pecht
Added by: Susan Petersen
 
Clara Rosella <i>Laymon</i> Pecht
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In honor of my great grandmother
- Susan Petersen
 Added: Apr. 17, 2010

- Misty & Company
 Added: Nov. 17, 2009
 
 
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