|Birth: ||Dec. 3, 1903|
|Death: ||Nov. 2, 1995|
Telegraph Herald (Dubuque, IA)
November 3, 1995
ALPHA A. MCNETT
BELMONT, Wis. - Alpha Agnes McNett, 91, of Belmont, died Thursday morning, Nov. 2, 1995, at Parkview Terrace Nursing Home, Platteville. She had been in failing health, but was able to remain in her home until Oct. 9, 1995.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Mergen-Boll Funeral Home, Platteville, with the Rev. Robert Gill officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Platteville. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home, where there will be an Order of the Eastern Star service at 7 p.m.
She was born on Dec. 3, 1903, in Grant County, daughter of Lee and Orpha (Cushman) Baker. She married Donald McNett, on April 12, 1921. They farmed in Grant and Lafayette counties until retiring to Belmont in 1958; he died March 7, 1994.
She was an active member of the Pleasant View Primitive Methodist Church, the Extension Homemakers, Miriam Chapter 15, and Order of the Eastern Star.
Surviving are two daughters, Joy (John) Newman, of Madison, and Marybelle (George) Hillery, of Belmont; 12 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren; and a daughter-in-law, Bernice McNett, of Belmont.
She also was preceded in death by a son, Douglas McNett; her parents; a brother, Clinton Baker; and a sister, Nellie Mathews.
An Alpha A. McNett Memorial Fund has been established.
Lee Arthur Baker (1878 - 1941)
Orpha Fay Cushman Baker (1884 - 1956)
Donald Franklin McNett (1901 - 1994)
Marybelle Leone Mcnett Hillery (1921 - 2005)*
Douglas Marshall Mcnett (1923 - 1969)*
Nellie Leona Baker Matthews (1901 - 1976)*
Alpha Agnes Baker McNett (1903 - 1995)
Clinton Lee Baker (1909 - 1993)*
Raymond Baker (1910 - 1910)*
Mary Lucile Baker (1912 - 1916)*
Created by: Dawn Stewart
Record added: Jan 11, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 23905013
THANK YOU for this creation & the additions--all greatly appreciated|
Added: Sep. 6, 2012
MOST ALL desire--A Forget me not! We should remember Andrew Betts-an early settler of CrawfordCnty PA as the father of this large family group. Rest in peace one & all; One more of the many distant cousins-Dianna|
Added: Sep. 4, 2012
Added: Dec. 29, 2008