|Birth: ||Aug. 18, 1897|
|Death: ||Jan. 18, 1975|
(nee Georgia Anne Fitch)
Mrs. Gorgan Holtgrave, 77, Denton, died Saturday at her home. She had been a resident of Doniphan county for 59 years.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. at the Stanton chapel with the Rev. John Davidson, pastor of the Denton United Methodist church, officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Memory Gardens. Members of the family will receive friends Monday from 7 to 3:30 p.m. at the Stanton Mortuary.
Mrs. Holtgrave was born Aug. 18, 1897, in Leavenworth, a daughter of Sam and Anna Myers Fitch. She attended schools at Leavenworth and at Easton.
She and William Holtgrave were married Oct. 28, 1914, in St. Joe, and they moved to Doniphan county where he was a farmer in the Denton area.
Surviving are husband of the home; a daughter, Mrs. Eldon (Opal Marie) Kirkham, Effingham; three sons, Alfred Holtgrave, Kansas City, Kas., Harold J. Holtgrave, 1309 South Sixth street, and William F. Holtgrave, 1144 Kearney street; two sisters, Mrs. Dorothy Saunders and Mrs. Louis Woodward, both of Topeka; a brother, Elmer Fitch, Kansas City, Kas.; seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
— Atchison Globe (Atchison, KS), January 19, 1975, p 3, c 8.
William Joseph Holtgrave (1892 - 1977)*
Alfred J Holtgrave (1915 - 1980)*
Harold J Holtgrave (1917 - 1990)*
Opal Holtgrave Kirkham (1922 - ____)*
William Fitch Holtgrave (1925 - 2006)*
Sunset Memory Gardens
Created by: Cliff Doel
Record added: Mar 05, 2012
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