|Birth: ||May 20, 1898|
|Death: ||Aug. 28, 1983|
Della B. (Radle) Bushong, 85, of 6476 25½-Mile Road, Homer MI died in Central Michigan Community Health Center in Mt. Pleasant MI. She was visiting relatives in Mt. Pleasant when she was stricken.
She was born in Harbor Springs MI and resided in the Marshall area from 1922 to 1979, when she moved to the Homer address.
She was an active midwife in the area for many years.
She was a member of the Homer Senior Citizens, Marshall Navy Mothers and the Gold Star Mothers, and attended the Cook's Prairie Baptist Church.
She was well known in the area for her skill as a quilt maker.
Her husband, Kearney H. Bushong, died in 1968; a son, Kearney D. Bushong, was killed in military action during World War II, and a daughter, Marjorie, died in infancy.
She is survived by sons, Clarence Bushong, Otto Bushong and Craig Bushong; daughters, Mrs. Clifford (Beatrice) O'Dell, Mrs. Charles (Ruth) Tobias, and Mrs. Lawrence Myona) Lapland; 29 grandchildren; 35 great grandchildren; and a sister, Catherine Radle of Cheboygan MI. Burial Oakridge Cemetery, Marshall, Michigan.
Source: obituary was provided by a family member
David Henry Radle (1862 - 1927)
Izadore May Swift Radle (1864 - 1906)
Kearney Holloween Bushong (1896 - 1968)
Clarence Emerson Bushong (1918 - 2000)*
Kearney David Bushong (1920 - 1943)*
Otto Conrad Bushong (1921 - 1992)*
Beatrice Larue Bushong O'Dell (1924 - 1988)*
Ruth Winona Bushong Tobias (1925 - 2010)*
Marjorie Helen Bushong (1926 - 1927)*
Craig Brooks Bushong (1930 - 1991)*
Rue Allen Radle (1883 - 1947)*
Olon Idelbert Radle (1886 - 1958)*
James Elvin Radle (1890 - 1956)*
Henry Clinton Radle (1894 - 1976)*
Ralph Emerson Radle (1897 - 1967)*
Della Beatrice Radle Bushong (1898 - 1983)
Katherine I. Radle (1903 - 1993)*
Infant Son Radle (1903 - 1903)*
Baby Radle (1906 - 1906)*
Maintained by: Bushong Weiss
Originally Created by: Karen Darwin Robert
Record added: Feb 02, 2009
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