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Mabel Lenora Claar Bigsby
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Birth: Oct. 15, 1884
Death: Jun. 7, 1935

Mrs. Mabel L. Bigsby, aged 50, former Blair resident succumbed in Aurora, Nebraska, last Friday, following an illness. She was well-acquainted in this community.

As Mabel Claar, she was born October 15, 1884. Living in Blair, she attended the public schools here and later graduated from Blair high school.

She was married to Glen Bigsby, who died about 12 years ago in Kirksville, Missouri, following an operation. For many years she has resided in Aurora.

Surviving are four children, Glen E. Bigsby, Jane Claar Bigsby, Helen M. and Rufus Allen, all of Aurora; her mother, Mrs. Alma Claar, who has made her home with the family; and two brothers, Stewart B. Claar of Los Angeles, and Rufus S. Claar of Minneapolis.

Funeral services were conducted Monday afternoon at 3:30 at the Christian church of Aurora. Burial was made the following day in the family lot at the Blair cemetery.

Reprinted from the Washington County Pilot-Tribune, June 15, 1935. 
 
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 Parents:
  Rufus Claar (1848 - 1902)
  Alma Helen Stewart Claar (1856 - 1946)
 
 Spouse:
  Glenn Edgar Bigsby (1887 - 1922)
 
 Children:
  Rufus Allen Bigsby (1923 - 2005)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lisle A Claar (1880 - 1881)*
  Arthur L Claar (1881 - 1882)*
  Mabel Lenora Claar Bigsby (1884 - 1935)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Blair Cemetery
Blair
Washington County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Block 21, lot 12, grave 2, ~N41.55070 W96.11701 ~elev. 1101'
 
Created by: Swangirl
Record added: Nov 14, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100725696
Mabel Lenora <i>Claar</i> Bigsby
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Mabel Lenora <i>Claar</i> Bigsby
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