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Bertha Brakeman Thornton
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Birth: Mar. 6, 1889
California, USA
Death: Jul. 13, 1965
California, USA

Former Canon City resident, Mrs. Bertha Thornton, died Tuesday afternoon in a Eureka, Calif., hospital after four weeks of serious illness. She was 76.
She was born March 6, 1889 in Lockford, Calif. Mrs. Thornton came to Canon City in 1908, living here until 1948, then returning to California. She was a member of the Community Church in Hydesville, Calif.
Surviving are her children, Mrs. T. E. Cook of Canon City; Mrs. Vernon Christopher of Denver; Mrs. M. E. McLeod, Idaho Falls, Ida. and Mrs. Arlie Townsend of Hydesville, Calif.
Also surviving are 15 grandchildren and 22 great grandchildren. Mrs. Thorton was preceded in death by her husband, Charles, in 1946 and two sons.
Services will be held in Canon City Saturday, July 17 at the Holt Wilson Chapel of the Garden at 2 p.m. with the Rev Lloyd Sparks officiating. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery. {canon city register}
Greenwood Cemetery
Canon City
Fremont County
Colorado, USA
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Record added: Nov 18, 2006
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