|Birth: ||Mar. 9, 1880|
|Death: ||Apr. 14, 1955|
From Ottumwa Daily Courier April 15, 1955
Mrs. John LaBelle Dies After Illness
Mrs Minnie B. LaBelle, 75, of Cedar Rapids, formerly of Ottumwa, died at 5 pm Thursday at St. Luke's hospital in Cedar Rapids following a long illness. She was the widow of John LaBelle, for many years an engineer with the Milwaukee railroad.
She was born March 9, 1880 in Grant City, Mo., the daughter of Dallas E. and Eliza H.(Van Cleave) Scott. She moved to Ottumwa as a child, and had lived here until going to Cedar Rapids five years ago. She was married to John LaBelle, May 2, 1907. He was retired from the railroad when he died in 1952.
At the time of her death she was a member of the St. Paul's Methodist Church in Cedar Rapids. She formerly belonged to the First Baptist church in Ottumwa. She was a member of the G.I.A. to the BLE, was past president of the Ottumwa P.T.A council, was a member of the Milwaukee Women's club, and had served on the board of directors for the Y,W.C.A. in Ottumwa.
Surviving are a daughter, Mrs J.F. Anderson of Cedar Rapids; a sister, Mrs Inez Toole of Ottumwa, and a grandaughter, Marcia Anderson of Cedar Rapids. She was preceded in death, besides her husband by three sisters.**
Funeral services will be Saturday at 1:30 pm at the Johnson funeral chapel here. Dr. H. Hughes Dill, pastor of St. Paul's Methodist church in Cedar Rapids, will be in charge. Burial will be in Shaul cemetery.
Mother: Eliza Helen Scott Van Cleave daughter of Hiram Wm Van Cleave (1848-1913)fag #13863767 and she is buried at Shaul Cemetery.
Father: Dallas E. Scott born 1846 in Iowa. Son of John Cornelius Scott(1817-1904)fag #16814517 and Rebecca Morrow Scott (1821-1908)fag #16814271.
Baby sister buried in Blakesburg, Iowa
Mary E.(Ella) Scott Giles died April 12, 1923 at 66 years old. Buried at Shaul Cemetery
Rebecca A.(Annie) Scott Harrow (1871- May 25, 1953 age 81) md Otis E. Harrow (1871-1929). Both at Shaul Cemetery
Inez M. Scott Toole died April 8, 1957 at age 73. Married Charles Toole (1881-1945) They had one daughter, Maxine Elouise. Both buried at Shaul Cemetery. Maxine md Harold Colson
Eliza Helen Van Cleave Scott (1849 - 1921)
John Ira LaBELLE (1880 - 1952)
Mary Ellen Scott Giles (1869 - 1925)*
Rebecca Ann Scott Harrow (1871 - 1953)*
Minnie Bell Scott LaBelle (1880 - 1955)
Inez May Scott Toole (1883 - 1957)*
Plot: lot 101 block 3 sect 387
Created by: Marcia Habijanac
Record added: Aug 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56438642
You are remembered. Rest in peace grandma.|
Added: Aug. 7, 2010