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Elmer Bert Cassiday
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Birth: Oct. 5, 1873
Union County
Ohio, USA
Death: Apr. 14, 1956
Gladwin County
Michigan, USA

Elmer Bert Cassiday b. 05 OCT 1873 Claibourne, Union Co., OH; d. 14 APR 1956 Gladwin Twp., Gladwin Co., MI; m. 24 MAR 1892 Gladwin Twp., Gladwin Co., MI; Cora J Gray b. 03 JUL 1878 Albion, Noble Co., IN; d. NOV 1962 Gladwin Twp., Gladwin Co., MI. Both buried: Skeels Cemetery.


1) Orpha M Cassiday b. 1897
2) Bertha Iona Cassiday b. 1900
3) Margaret Cassiday b. 1903
4) Willard L Cassiday b. 1904
5) Estella V Cassiday b. 1907
6) Sylvia Cassiday b. 1913
7) Wilbur B Cassiday b. 1917



GLADWIN --- Elmer Cassiday, 83, of Gladwin and a resident of Gladwin County for 64 years, died Saturday in the Gladwin Hospital following a six - month illness. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 2:30 p.m. from the Skeels Baptist Church with the Rev. Carl Briggs officiating. Burial will be in the Skeels cemetery.

Mr. Cassiday is survived by his widow, Cora, whom he married March 24, 1892, in Gladwin; two sons, Willard, Flint, and Wilburt, Midland; five daughters, Mrs. Ortha Willis, Mrs. Bertha VanHorn, Mrs. Stella Bardwell, Mrs. Sylvia Nunn all of Gladwin and Mrs. Margaret Garbet, Flint; 27 grandchildren; 44 great-grancchildren; one sister and four brothers.

Mr. Cassiday was born in Union County, Ohio, Oct. 5, 1873. He was employed by the Dow Chemical Company until the time of his retirement in 1938. Hall Funeral Home, Gladwin, is in charge of funeral arrangements. Mr. Cassiday will be taken from the funeral home to the church at 1:30 p.m. where the Gladwin IOOF Lodge No. 171, of which Mr. Cassiday was a member, will participate in the services.

SOURCE: "Midland Daily News" April 16, 1956, page 16
Family links: 
  George Cassiday (1845 - 1904)
  Sarah Ann Snyder Cassiday (1854 - 1900)
  Cora J Gray Cassiday (1878 - 1962)
  Orpha M Cassiday Willis (1897 - 1963)*
  Bertha Iona Cassiday Douce (1900 - 1991)*
  Willard L. Cassiday (1904 - 1971)*
  Estella V. Cassiday Bardwell (1907 - 1999)*
  Sylvia Diane Cassiday Nunn (1913 - 2000)*
  Wilbur Bernard Cassiday (1917 - 2002)*
  Elmer Bert Cassiday (1873 - 1956)
  Emery Cassiday (1874 - 1893)*
  Leonard Jacob Cassiday (1879 - 1965)*
  William James Cassiday (1880 - 1960)*
  Daisy Mae Cassiday Nash (1882 - 1958)*
  Thomas Cassiday (1884 - 1958)*
  Mavord M. Cassiday (1889 - 1966)*
*Calculated relationship
Skeels Cemetery
Gladwin County
Michigan, USA
Maintained by: Sandie Cassiday
Originally Created by: Kati McSweeney
Record added: Apr 23, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89024846
Elmer Bert Cassiday
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Elmer Bert Cassiday
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Elmer Bert Cassiday
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LONG GONE, BUT NOT FORGOTTEN. Hyacinths signify "Constancy". To Elmer, may you rest in eternal peace. Love,
- Kati McSweeney
 Added: Apr. 23, 2012

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