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Ora Ernest Stafford
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Birth: May 11, 1889
Kansas, USA
Death: Aug. 9, 1965
Mishawaka
St. Joseph County
Indiana, USA

South Bend Tribune, August 9, 1965

Ora Ernest Stafford, 76, of 13672 E. 7th St., died at 6:15 a.m. today in his home after an illness of one year. He was born May 11, 1889, in Norcator, Ka., and moved here from Princeton, Ind., 45 years ago. He married Ida May Circle Sept. 19, 1914, in Sydney, Ind. Mr. Stafford was employed at the U. S. Rubber Co. for 28 years and retired in 1954. Surviving are his widow; three sons, A. D. and Leo L., both of Mishawaka, and John W. of Akron, Ohio; four daughters, Mrs. Paul Praklet of Mishawaka, Mrs. Robert De Witte, Mrs. George Hayden and Mrs. Robert Davis Jr., all of South Bend; three sisters, Mrs. Harley Hoben of Circle, Mont., Mrs. Ernest Stevens, South Bend, and Mrs. Harry Wilkinson of Osceola; 23 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. He was a member of the Zion Of God Temple, Osceola. Friends may call after 7 p.m. today in the Bubb Funeral Chapel. 
 
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 Parents:
  Francis Marion Stafford (1856 - 1949)
  Marilla Belle Shirley Stafford (1860 - 1916)
 
 Spouse:
  Ida Mae Circle Stafford (1895 - 1972)
 
 Children:
  Ford Leroy Stafford (1915 - 1936)*
  Chester Ray Stafford (1917 - 1933)*
  Archie Devoe Stafford (1919 - 1999)*
  Laura Louise Stafford Praklet (1921 - 2015)*
  Leo Lorrain Stafford (1924 - 1988)*
  Marie Stafford Dewitte (1925 - 2013)*
  Wanda Belle Stafford Hayden (1929 - 2015)*
  John Wade Stafford (1932 - 2012)*
  Wanita Ruth Stafford Abraham (1934 - 2002)*
 
 Sibling:
  Ora Ernest Stafford (1889 - 1965)
  Leonard Lee Stafford (1898 - 1937)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Spring Creek Cemetery
Sidney
Kosciusko County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Cindi
Record added: Jun 18, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19968580
Ora Ernest Stafford
Added by: Cindi
 
Ora Ernest Stafford
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Ora Ernest Stafford
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