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Dessie O. Wells Frost
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Birth: Dec. 2, 1913
Linn County
Iowa, USA
Death: Dec. 9, 1989
Cashmere
Chelan County
Washington, USA

Dessie was the daughter of Andrew J. Wells and Hattie Mae Hilliard. She had two sisters, Virginia Irene and Audrey.

Obit: Wenatchee Daily World, Mon., Dec. 11, 1989, p-11

"Dessie O. Britt Frost

Cashmere - Dessie O. Britt Frost, 76, a longtime North Central Washington resident, died Saturday evening, Dec. 9, 1989, in the Cashmere Convalescent Center.

She was born Dec. 2, 1913, at Vernon, Iowa, to Andrew J. and Hattie Mae (Hilliard) Wells. They came to Monitor in 1916 and then to cashmere in 1920 where she attended school.

She married William A. Britt in 1932 and he died as a result of a logging accident in Alaska. She worked for Shipley's Cafe and in fruit warehouses in Cashmere and then married Stephen C. Frost on August 24, 1947, in East Wenatchee. They lived in Nahahum Canyon and she worked for Schmitten Lumber Co., in Cashmere restaurants, for Blue Star and Pioneer Growers, and did Christian home nursing.

She was a member of Cashmere First Baptist Church and Purity Rebekah Lodge No. 164.

Survivors include two sons, Stephen Frost, East Wenatchee, and Dennis Frost, Cashmere; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband in 1974 and two sons.

Braun Funeral Home, Cashmere, is in charge of arrangements." 
 
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 Parents:
  Andrew Jackson Wells (1887 - 1956)
  Hattie Mae Hilliard Crawford (1892 - 1940)
 
 Spouses:
  Stephen Cyrus Frost (1896 - 1974)*
  William A. Britt (1905 - ____)*
 
 Children:
  William Howard Britt (1937 - 1958)*
 
 Siblings:
  Virginia Irene Wells Ballard (1912 - 1954)*
  Dessie O. Wells Frost (1913 - 1989)
  Audrey Corrine Wells Doty (1918 - 1940)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cashmere Cemetery
Cashmere
Chelan County
Washington, USA
 
Created by: Mark Vernon
Record added: Jun 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38129325
Dessie O. <i>Wells</i> Frost
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Dessie O. <i>Wells</i> Frost
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Dessie O. <i>Wells</i> Frost
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- Mark Vernon
 Added: Feb. 12, 2015
her 1st husband was a 1st cousin to my mother...
- Janice Dean LeMaster
 Added: Jan. 28, 2011

- Teresa
 Added: Jul. 9, 2009
 
 
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