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Lois Soderstrom McAllister
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Birth: Apr. 27, 1922
Death: Sep. 27, 2002

Lois Soderstrom McAllister, 80, former resident
of Chandler, Oklahoma and of Meeker, Oklahoma, died Friday, September 27,
2002 at her brother's home in Ponca City, Oklahoma.

The family hosted a memorial service at 2:00 p.m., Monday, September 30, at
Providence Baptist Church in Ponca city with the Reverend Steve Harden,
pastor, officiating. Interment will be held Tuesday at Maple Grove
Cemetery in Dodge City, Kansas. Arrangements were under the direction of
Grace Memorial Chapel, Ponca City.

Lois was born April 27, 1922 in Chandler, Oklahoma the daughter of Floyd
and Ruby Soderstrom and graduated from Chandler High School in 1940.
During World War II, she was a "Rosie the Riveter" working at the Boeing
Aircraft plant in Wichita, Kansas, where she met Mont McAllister.

Lois and Mont were married on April 20, 1945 in Perry, Oklahoma and made
their home in Dodge City, Kansas where they were successful business
owners. Mont died March 5, 1968 following a lengthy illness and Lois
remained in Dodge City until 1981 when she moved to Casper, Wyoming and
from Casper to Meeker, Oklahoma in 1989.

Survivors include: Two daughters, Jann Jones of Salina, Kansas and Pat
Ralph of Dodge City; five sisters, Vera Curtis of Denver, Colorado, Esta
Lauderback of Riverton, Wyoming, Helen Thomason of Ardmore, Oklahoma, Laura
Glasspoole of Casper, Wyoming and Hazel Harned of Dodge City; three
brothers, Floyd Soderstrom of Chandler, Walden Soderstrom of Prague,
Oklahoma and John Soderstrom of Ponca City; four grandchildren and numerous
nieces and nephews.

{published in the Osage County News September 30 2002}
Family links: 
  Mont McAllister (1913 - 1968)*
*Calculated relationship
Maple Grove Cemetery
Dodge City
Ford County
Kansas, USA
Created by: Sherry
Record added: Mar 09, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25153222
Lois <i>Soderstrom</i> McAllister
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