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Stella Jean "Ab" Hosmer Bailey
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Birth: Feb. 16, 1916
Geauga County
Ohio, USA
Death: Oct. 28, 1996
Chaffee County
Colorado, USA

Stella is the daughter of Sylvester Benjamin Hosmer(1870-1958) and Monica Norma Kollorohs(1879-1978).

She had two older brothers; Chester Anton Hosmer(1900-1982)and Herbert Cecil Hosmer(1902-1980).

She married Martin Edward Bailey(1915-1980) on 3 June 1939 at her parents home in Middlefield, Ohio.

They had three children; William Hosmer(Bill) Bailey(1942-1963),Barbara Joan Bailey(1947-1947),and Patricia J Bailey.

In 1952, she graduated with a degree in education from Kent State Ohio. She taught elementary school in Ohio, New Mexico, and Colorado for 38 years.

She loved to hike, read, and watch wildlife.

In 1984, she authored the book, The Charisma of Chalk Creek. The book is about the history of Chalk Creek Canyon where she lived from 1963 to 1996.

She died at Safe Haven, an assisted care home in Salida, Colorado on 28 October, 1996. She was 80 years old.

She is buried close to her son Bill in the Mt Olivet Cemetery in Buena Vista, Colorado.

Family links: 
  Sylvester Benjamin Hosmer (1871 - 1958)
  Monica Norma Kollorohs Hosmer (1879 - 1978)
  Martin Edward Bailey (1915 - 1980)*
  William Hosmer Bailey (1942 - 1963)*
  Barbara Joan Bailey (1947 - 1947)*
  Chester Anton Hosmer (1900 - 1982)*
  Herbert Cecil Hosmer (1902 - 1980)*
  Stella Jean Hosmer Bailey (1916 - 1996)
*Calculated relationship
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Buena Vista
Chaffee County
Colorado, USA
Created by: Pat B Lockett
Record added: Jan 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64877462
Stella Jean Ab <i>Hosmer</i> Bailey
Added by: Pat B Lockett
Stella Jean Ab <i>Hosmer</i> Bailey
Added by: Pat B Lockett
Stella Jean Ab <i>Hosmer</i> Bailey
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Miss you, Mom!
- Pat
 Added: Jan. 28, 2013
Happy Birthday, Mom. Love, Pat
- Pat B Lockett
 Added: Jan. 31, 2011

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