|Birth: ||Oct. 3, 1912|
|Death: ||Feb. 27, 2011|
Mildred O. Humes, 98, of 400 West Grant, Macomb, passed away at 1:37 p.m. Sunday, February 27, 2011 at Country View Care Center in Macomb.
She was born on October 3, 1912 in Moorhead, Iowa to Ole and Mary Baker Rude. She married John Humes on November 24, 1934 in Moorhead. He passed away on July 23, 1987.
She was also preceded in death by her parents; one son H. Jay Humes in 2006; one granddaughter, Cassandra Comstock in 2002; one son-in-law, Robert Sutton in 2009; four brothers and five sisters.
She is survived by one daughter, Jill Sutton of Macomb; one daughter-in-law, Betty Humes of Canton; four grandchildren, Angie (Russ) Thornton of Macomb, Michelle (Jerry) Bannan of Washington, Ill., John "Jack" Humes of Canton and Curtis (Misty) Humes of Glasford; six step-grandchildren, Christopher (Deb) Sutton of Macomb, Becky Sutton of Provo, Utah, Abigail (John) Wondrasek of Hainesville, Linda (Jaimie) Jenkins of Peoria, Barbara (Gus) Gastomski of Yuma, Arizona and Marilyn Anderson of Canton; several great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Mildred has lived in Macomb for many years. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Macomb and the McDonough County Home Extension.
She was a teacher at several country schools and worked as a clerk at Randolph Shoe Store. Being a homemaker, wife, mother and grandmother was her first love and proudest accomplishment.
Memorial services will be held at 1:30 p.m Wednesday, March 2, 2011 at the Clugston-Tibbitts Funeral Home in Macomb with Dr. Kathryn Stoner-Lasala officiating. Family will greet friends following the services. Cremation rites have been accorded.
Memorials may be made to Country View Care Center.
Ole A. Rude (1870 - 1957)
Mary Rude (1871 - 1958)
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: Times Up
Record added: Feb 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66269755