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Velma Berneice Shores Downing
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Birth: Oct. 1, 1919
Mason County
Illinois, USA
Death: May 15, 1999
Havana
Mason County
Illinois, USA

HAVANA, IL - Velma B. Shores Downing, 79, of Timothy Terrace, Apt. A4, died at 3 a.m. Saturday, May 15, 1999, at Mason District Hospital, Havana, IL.

Born Oct. 1, 1919, in Havana to Jesse and Stella Hughes Shores, she married William Downing in 1939 in Moline.

Surviving are two nieces, Mrs. Dale (Conda) Hall of Easton and Mrs. Mike (Linda) Shea of Keokuk, Iowa.

One brother and two sisters preceded her in death.

She worked in the laboratory at Jewel Tea Co. She was a member of Havana Church.

Published in Peoria Journal Star on May 16, 1999


 
 
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 Parents:
  Jesse Shores (1897 - 1967)
  Stella Hughes Shores (1896 - 1957)
 
 Siblings:
  Lester Gerald Shores (1916 - 1980)*
  Thelma May Shores (1918 - 1918)*
  Velma Berneice Shores Downing (1919 - 1999)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Laurel Hill Cemetery
Havana
Mason County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Sep 18, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42118266
Velma Berneice <i>Shores</i> Downing
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Velma Berneice <i>Shores</i> Downing
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Velma Berneice <i>Shores</i> Downing
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