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Orlo Vivian Fitch
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Birth: May 6, 1895
Death: Oct. 25, 1985

Orlo was the youngest of five children born to Florus DeWitt and Genevieve Lillian (Sherman) Fitch. His siblings were Blanche Manolo, who died in childhood, Claude Sherman, Arthur DeWitt, and Laura Alice.

He grew up in the Rock Falls area and attended Holdrege High School. On 17 May 1917, he was married to Helen Dillman in Holdrege, Nebraska. The couple had two children, Doris Elaine and Donald Dillman.

Orlo farmed in the Holdrege area until his retirement. He served on rural school boards, Holdrege Coop Equity Board, Prairie Home Cemetery Board, was a Phelps County Supervisor, and a member of the First Methodist Church of Holdrege.

Orlo died at Methodist Memorial Homes at the age of 90 years, five months, and 19 days.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Florus DeWitt Fitch (1855 - 1950)
  Genevieve Sherman Fitch (1861 - 1944)
 
 Spouse:
  Helen Dillman Fitch (1893 - 1982)
 
 Children:
  Donald Dillman Fitch (1928 - 2005)*
 
 Siblings:
  Blanche Monolo Fitch (1881 - 1886)*
  Claude Sherman Fitch (1884 - 1953)*
  Arthur DeWitt Fitch (1888 - 1978)*
  Laura Alice Fitch Polhemus (1893 - 1998)*
  Orlo Vivian Fitch (1895 - 1985)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Prairie Home Cemetery
Holdrege
Phelps County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Section 26G, Lot 5
 
Created by: SKP
Record added: Aug 18, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15410880
Orlo Vivian Fitch
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Orlo Vivian Fitch
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Orlo Vivian Fitch
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