|Birth: ||Dec. 5, 1902|
|Death: ||Jun. 6, 1998|
Lucile D. Acton, 95, a resident of Leavenworth for the past 16 years, died Tuesday morning, June 16, 1998, at Mountain Meadows in Leavenworth.
She was born Lucile D. Summers on Dec. 5, 1902, at Salem, Ind., where she grew up and received her early education. On June 5, 1922, she graduated from Orleans High School. She later moved to Louisville, Ky., where she studied at the University Hospital and received her nursing degree. She then was employed at the University Hospital for a number of years.
Lucile moved to Houston, Texas, where she was employed by the University of Texas Hospital until her retirement in 1969. In 1982 she moved to Leavenworth to make her home.
She was a member of the Leavenworth Community United Methodist Church and the Leavenworth Senior Center.
Lucile is survived by two nieces, Ruth Long of Leavenworth and Jean Jackson of New Albany, Ind.; great-nieces Paula Ruth Pendleton, Leslie Lucile Paul, Dorothy Maria Ambrose and Robin Jackson.
At her request there will be no service. Private inurnment will be held at a later date in the Mountain View Cemetery.
Ward's Funeral Chapel, Leavenworth, is in charge of the arrangements.
Sherman Summers (1866 - 1947)
Maria Emily Trotter Summers (1860 - 1925)
Mountain View Cemetery
Created by: Teresa
Record added: Oct 14, 2008
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