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Lillian Ann Vandruff Mussetter
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Birth: Aug. 21, 1869
Lewis County
Missouri, USA
Death: Aug. 21, 1935
Little Cedar
Mitchell County
Iowa, USA

[Mitchell County Press and Osage News; Osage, Iowa Mitchell County]
Thursday, August 29, 1935

Lillian Vandruff Mussetter [1869-1935]

Lillian Vandruff was born August 21, 1869, at Williamstown, Mo., daughter
of George and Sarah Vandruff. Here she grew to womanhood and married Lilburn
W. Mussetter.

They moved to Mitchell county, Iowa, in 1893, locating at Little Cedar, where
her husband preceded her in death thirty-three years.

To this union were born four children, all of whom survive; Harley,
Mrs. S. A. Dierdorff, Mrs. A. S. Balsley, and Eveleen. There are also
three grandchildren, two sisters, and one brother.

She united early in life with the Christian church, and later transferred
her membership to the Baptist church in Little Cedar. Her quiet life and
patient suffering attested to her Christian faith.

Death came peacefully to her August 21, on the eve of her 66th birthday,
climaxing an illness of nine years' duration, the last five of which she
had been a helpless invalid. For the past year she had tender care at the
Williams Bigelow home in Osage.

Funeral services were held at the Champion funeral home Friday, August 23,
at 2:30 p.m. in charge of Rev. John D. Kern, pastor of the Baptist church.
Interment was made in the Little Cedar Cemetery.

Family links: 
  George Vandruff (1844 - 1914)
  Sarah Mariah Moore Vandruff (1848 - 1911)
  Lilburn William Mussetter (1864 - 1903)
  Harley Lilburn Mussetter (1889 - 1962)*
  Sarah Garland Mussetter Dierdorff (1892 - 1956)*
  Lillian Moore Mussetter Balsley (1896 - 1981)*
  Evelyn Mussetter (1898 - 1944)*
  Eura Belle Vandruff Ingram (1867 - 1949)*
  Lillian Ann Vandruff Mussetter (1869 - 1935)
  William Henry Vandruff (1871 - 1958)*
  Birdie Vandruff Blessing (1873 - 1937)*
  Florence Iona VanDruff (1880 - 1892)*
*Calculated relationship
Liberty Cemetery
Little Cedar
Mitchell County
Iowa, USA
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Record added: Dec 08, 2007
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Lillian Ann <i>Vandruff</i> Mussetter
Added by: Gerald "Jerry" Hobson
Lillian Ann <i>Vandruff</i> Mussetter
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