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James Franklin Overmire
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Birth: Feb. 16, 1875
Tama County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jun. 27, 1957

The Ruthven Free Press
Wednesday, July 10, 1957
page three


Funeral services were held on Monday afternoon July 1, at the Methodist Church in Mallard, for James Franklin Overmire, 82, with Rev. David Streyffeler conducting the services. The Foy-Ellsworth Funeral Home of Emmetsburg, was in charge and burial was made in the Rush Lake Cemetery.
Mr. Overmire passed away at the Curry Rest Home in Emmetsburg, where he has lived for several months.
Pallbearers were eight grandsons: Dean, Gene and Jerry Stoulil; James, Jack, Gene and Donald Overmire and Gene Bjorklund.
Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Alma Stoulil, of Pocahontas; Mrs. Clarence Bjorklund of Emmetsburg; and three sons, Harry of Ayrshire; Merle of East Moline, Illinois; and Marion of McCallsburg, Iowa and 21 grandchildren and 33 great grandchildren. He was preceeded in death in 1948 by his wife the former Iona Jane Peden of Mallard, following an automobile accident. A twin brother of (sic) two sisters, Lena and Orpha Marion passed away in infancy, and two brothers, Walter and William also preceeded him in death. 
Family links: 
  Levi W. Overmire (1842 - 1916)
  Elizabeth Wilson Overmire (1846 - 1881)
  Ione Jane Peden Overmire (1877 - 1948)
  Elma Louella Overmire Stoulil (1901 - 1988)*
  Harry Ralph Overmire (1903 - 1978)*
  Merle Cordis Overmire (1905 - 1995)*
  Ruth E. Overmire Bjorklund (1906 - 1982)*
  Marion Clarence Overmire (1913 - 1964)*
  Lena Mary Overmire Bond (1871 - 1925)*
  James Franklin Overmire (1875 - 1957)
  Orpha Luella Overmire Krough (1878 - 1911)*
  Willie Overmire (1881 - 1881)**
*Calculated relationship
Rush Lake Cemetery
Palo Alto County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Burt
Record added: Oct 12, 2009
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James Franklin Overmire
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James Franklin Overmire
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