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Millard Lee Mace
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Birth: Feb. 15, 1879
Death: Apr. 10, 1936

The Allerton News
April 16, 1936

Millard L. Mace
Rites Are Held
Here Monday

FORMER ALLERTON BUSINESS MAN DIED SATURDAY AT FORT DODGE

Millard Lee Mace, 57 year old former resident and business man of Allerton, died Saturday at his home in Fort Dodge after a lingering illness. Mr. Mace moved to Fort Dodge from here in 1920.

The funeral services were held Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the Methodist church. The Rev. H. D. Simmons officiated. Interment was made in the Allerton cemetery.

Millard Mace was born in Wayne County near Allerton February 15, 1879. About one year ago he suffered a stroke and never regained his health.

Mr. Mace was married to Eva A. McCloughan May 18, 1897 and to this union ten children were born. Except for a few years spent in South Dakota, he lived all his life near Allerton until he moved to Fort Dodge in 1920. He was engaged in the automobile business there.

When quite a young he became a member of the Methodist church. He was also a member of the Rebekah lodge, the I.O.O.F. and the Woodmen of the World.

His parents, Albert and Anna Mace preceded him in death as well as did three sisters. Left to mourn are his wife and the following children: Mrs. Beulah Kerr of Des Moines, Mrs. Thelma Mason, of Omaha; Mrs. Wilma Winterode of Fort Dodge, Max Mace of Corwith, Mrs. Ethel Benson of Allen Park, Colo., Mrs. Lucille Lagerstrom of Lanyon, Marlin, Dwight and Wanda at home.

There are also two brothers, J. E. Mace of Waterloo and R. A. Mace of Allerton; three sisters, Mrs. Oral Sparks of Clio, Mrs. Fred Lane of Clio and Mrs. Lee Caldwell of Hammond, Ind.; and ten grandchildren.

Many Attend Rites
A large delegation of out of town relatives and friends were here Monday to attend the last rites for M. L. Mace. The group were guests of Mr. and Mrs. Garrett Shriving during the noon hour.

They included Mr. and Mrs. Oral Sparks, Harold and Gerald of Clio; Mrs. Fred Lane and Vernon of Clio, R. A. Mace, Mr. and Mrs. Roy Mace, Mr. and Mrs. Ferris Johnston of Gilmore City, Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Mace of Wanema, Mr. and Mrs. Leo Mace of Sewal, Mrs. Kenneth Mace and Richard.

Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Mace, Mrs. Bruce Thomas of Des Moines, Mrs. Leslie Sampson of Des Moines, Mrs. Emmett Johnston of Cleo, Mr. and Mrs. Charles McCreary and Sarah Evelyn of Clio, Ed McCreary of Corydon, Mr. and Mrs. Roy Niday of Corydon, Mr. and Mrs. Cash Watson of Sewal.

Mrs. E. E. Goble of Mitchell, Mrs. Eva Mace, Wanda, Marlin and Dwight of Fort Dodge, Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Kerr, Dorothea, William, M. L. of Des Moines, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Mason of Omaha, Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Winterole, Verlye and Darlene of Fort Dodge, Mr. and Mrs. Leland Mace and Peggy of Fort Dodge, Mr. and Mrs. Max Mace of Corwith, Mr. and Mrs. Russell Lagerstrom of Lanyon, Beatrice Spotsvold of Fort Dodge, Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Ahrold of Des Moines, Miss Lyle Larson of Des Moins, representatives of the Klitter Klatter Klub of Des Moines, Mr. and Mrs. Henderson of Seymour and Mrs. Lawrence MacAnally of Semour.

Card of Thanks

We wish to express our thanks to all our friends for their kindness and Floral offerings at the recent loss of our husband and father. Mrs. Eva Mace and Children.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Albert Alonzo Mace (1845 - 1922)
  Anna Eliza Prince Mace (1853 - 1915)
 
 Spouse:
  Eva A McCloughan Mace (1879 - 1945)*
 
 Children:
  Thelma O Mace Mason (1900 - 1973)*
  Max Millard Mace (1905 - 1944)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Erasmus Mace (1868 - 1938)*
  Clara Juliette Mace Williams (1870 - 1936)*
  Richard Alonzo Mace (1872 - 1946)*
  Nancy Lavilla Mace Mericle (1874 - 1930)*
  Sarah Louisa Mace McCreary (1877 - 1908)*
  Millard Lee Mace (1879 - 1936)
  Alberta O Mace Caldwell (1883 - 1969)*
  Florence Mace Lane (1886 - 1963)*
  Alice Evelyn Mace Sparks (1889 - 1961)*
  Infant Daughter Mace (1892 - 1892)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Allerton Cemetery
Allerton
Wayne County
Iowa, USA
 
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Record added: Aug 01, 2010
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