|Birth: ||Oct. 5, 1907|
|Death: ||Jun. 21, 2002|
Mertie Gladys Dillsaver, longtime Prairie Bell community resident, passed away at the age of 94 on June 21, 2002 at her home. Mrs. Dillsaver was born October 5, 1907 in Koshkonong, Missouri to Joseph and Zina Thornburgh.
Mertie graduated from Okmulgee High School in 1925 and after a 17 year courtship married the love of her life, Robert "Pete" Lowe Dillsaver on April 15,1941 in Sapulpa,OK. Mertie and Pete were married for 54 years before Pete died in 1996 and had 3 children: Dona Lowe Dillsaver, William M.(Bill) Dillsaver and Karen Lynn Dillsaver all of the Okmulgee area. Five grandchildren: Tasha Lynn Dillsaver of Duluth, GA, William James Dillsaver of Edmond, OK, Leah Marie Campbell of Dallas, TX, Rebecca Ann Stout of Ft. Smith, AR, and Kathleen Lowe Dillsaver of Stillwater,OK
Mrs. Dillsaver was a charter member of the Town and Country Christian Church, a 4-H Volunteer, and was a charter and lifetime member of the Prairie Bell Home and Community Education Club.
Created by: KDillsaver
Record added: Feb 06, 2013
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