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Cressie Leona Ostrander Brown
Birth: Jan. 5, 1880
Lee County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jul. 2, 1970
Cameron County
Texas, USA

The Brownsville Herald, July 5, 1970


Mrs. Cressie Leona Brown, 90, of 1439 Garfield St. in Brownsville, died Thursday afternoon at Retama Manor Nursing Home here. She was born Jan. 5, 1880, in Nachusa, Lee County, Ill.

She is survived by her husband, Charley A. Brown, two daughters: Mrs. Florence "Dixie" David of Galena Park, Tex., and Mrs. Verna Vidal of Pasadena, Tex.; seven grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren, and one sister Mrs. Ada E. Haenitsch, of Dixon, Ill.

From the place of her birth, Mrs. Brown moved to Ostrander, Minn. and later attended Mt. Morris College in Mt. Morris, Ill. She married her husband 61 years ago on Dec. 31, 1908.

Funeral services will be held Monday at 3 p.m. in the Darling-Mouser Chapel with Rev. Harold Brukhardt officiating. Burial will follow in Buena Vista Burial Park.

Friends are directing their memorials to the Duke Palmer Lunch Fund, at the suggestion of the family.

Family links: 
  Charles Alonzo Ostrander (1844 - 1914)
  Althetta Tarissa Brown Ostrander (1852 - 1914)
  Charley Arthur Brown (1887 - 1974)*
  Verna Maude Brown Vidal (1909 - 1992)*
  Florene Althetta Brown David (1912 - 2001)*
  Ethel Eldora Brown (1914 - 1939)*
  Louis E. Ostrander (1876 - 1956)*
  Cressie Leona Ostrander Brown (1880 - 1970)
  Henry Vernon Ostrander (1883 - 1963)*
  Ada Elora Ostrander Haenitsch (1885 - 1974)*
  Floris Edson Ostrander (1887 - 1936)*
  Olive Mildred Ostrander (1895 - 1895)*
*Calculated relationship
Buena Vista Burial Park
Cameron County
Texas, USA
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Record added: Jun 10, 2010
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Remembering you with love,
- Shirley
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I made bread with my granddaughter last week using your recipe. Remembering you with love today on your birthday. Your great-granddaughter,
- Shirley
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