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Walter Emerson Bridenstine
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Birth: Feb. 24, 1887
Missouri, USA
Death: Dec. 20, 1960
Payne County
Oklahoma, USA

Husband of Metta Joyce Stewart and Edith Leticia Longan Owsley.

Stillwater NewsPress
Rites Pending For Pioneer Perkins Man. Funeral services for Walter Emerson Bridenstine, 73, of Rt. Two, Perkins, who died today in Stillwater Municipal hospital, will be announced later by Strode Funeral Home.
Bridenstine was born in Missouri on Feb. 24, 1887. He married Metta Joyce Stewart at Coyle on Dec. 24, 1910. After her death in 1958 he was married to Edith Owsley at Friends Chapel on Sept. 10, 1960. He came to Oklahoma in 1897 and has lived near Coyle and Perkins most of the time since.
Survivors include: his wife Edith, four sons, Carl Bridenstine, Perkins; Olaf Bridenstine, Cottage Grove, Oregon; Val Bridenstine, Topeka, Kans.; Hiram Bridenstine, Danville, Va.; three daughters, Mrs. Flora Cundiff, Perkins; Mrs. Dea Mille, Mesa, Ariz.; Mrs. Neva Berry, Bunderkill, Kans.** Also surviving are two brothers, Vern Bridenstine, Albuquerque, N.M.; Gene Bridenstine, Coyle; two sisters, Mrs. Gertrude Smith, Hobart; and Mrs. Ethel Debbs, Seattle, Wash.; and 27 grandchildren.
Obituary reprinted by permission, Stillwater NewsPress 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Edith Leticia Longan Bridenstine (1891 - 1976)
  Metta Joyce Stewart Bridenstine (1891 - 1958)*
 
 Children:
  Olaf Emmerson Bridenstine (1912 - 1989)*
  Emmett Valdemar Bridenstine (1914 - 2000)*
  Walter Earl Bridenstine (1922 - 2001)*
  Calvin Stewart Bridenstine (1924 - 1929)*
  Leslie Harold Bridenstine (1927 - 1928)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Cemetery
Perkins
Payne County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Mary Moffatt
Record added: Apr 21, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7372498
Walter Emerson Bridenstine
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