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Anson Vasco Call
Birth: May 23, 1855
Death: Oct. 12, 1944

(Part of obit)
He assisted in surveying and laying out the Town of Afton.
One of his wives, Emily, now 88 years of age, is still alive, and lives in Logan, Utah. She came in to attend the funeral services.
Two of his sons, Major Ivan L. Call, fighting in France, and Cpl Rosso Call, are in the army besides a dozen or two grandsons and one great grandson, Duane Call
He is survived by the following children, besides his wife Emily.
Vasco Call, Adolphus Call, Alive Maud Burton, Ella Cook, Caroline Burton, Farnham Call, Dr Chester Call, Lorna Schlote, Frank Call, Stella Kennington, Chris J. Call, Mary Low, Dr Fred Call, LeRoy Call, Dr George Call, Edger Call Thosmns Call, Charles Call, Vinnie Andrews, Dr Horance Call, Rose Spackman, Fr Cycil Call, Lucy Nield, Major Ivan L. Call, Raoul Call, Marius Call, Cecil Call, Cpl Rosso Call and Reva Clark.
The funeral services were held in the Afton North Ward chapel and Stake House Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. with Bp J.L. metcalf conducing. Mrs Nellie Roberts was at the organ and played the prelude.
The Afton North Ward choir under the direction of Harvey Allred rendered two numbers "Jesus Lover of My Soul" and "Still, Still, With Thee" with Bp. E. Francis Winters as soloist Margaret Winters was the accompanist.
Special musical numbers were given by the following: Vocal Solo Mrs Annie Hood, Vocal Solo, Mrs Mary Call, Violin Solo, "Oh My Father" was played by Mr John a Omanson.
A few of the highlights of Mr Call's life were read by Lester Barris.
The speakers who all paid tribute to his life and character, were Pres. Clarence Gardner, President Royle S. Papworth, and President Chris Call of the Idaho Stake. Remarks were made by Bp. John L. Metcalf.
The invocation was offered by Bp Hazen Spackman of Lewiston, Utah and the benediction was pronounced by C.C. Leavitt.
Postlude music was played by Margaret Winters.
The beautiful sprays of flowers that banked the casket were carried by his granddaughters and the pall bearers were his grandsons, Reuel, Evan, Spencer, Osborne, Lamoni and Carwin Call.
The grave at the cemetery was dedicated by George F. Burton.
From the cemetery the relatives all returned to the Tabernacle Reception room where they renewed acquaintances and were served a hot luncheon by the Daughter of Utah Pioneers who had been engaged by the family for this service.
Note: A book of Historical Remembrance is to be compiled which will contain a verbatim report of the funeral proceedings. For those interested contact Mrs Maud Burton Box 31 Afton, Wyo.

Call, Anson Vance (i 19 Oct 1944)Star Valley Independent (bio by: Carol STEVENS) 
 
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 Parents:
  Anson Vasco Call (1834 - 1867)
  Charlotte Holbrook Call (1833 - 1866)
 
 Spouses:
  Alissa Maria Manning Call (1891 - 1969)*
  Alice Jeannette Farnham Call (1859 - 1939)*
  Lucy Englesbee King Call (1865 - 1904)*
  Rosa Emily Stayner Call (1856 - 1950)*
  Margaret Ann Hepworth Call (1885 - 1922)*
 
 Children:
  Adolphus Alwin Call (1879 - 1952)*
  Alice Maud Call Burton (1881 - 1973)*
  Franklin Call (1884 - 1952)*
  Thomas John Call (1884 - 1976)*
  Charles Stayner Call (1887 - 1970)*
  Stella Call Kennington (1888 - 1979)*
  Farnham Lamoni Call (1890 - 1982)*
  Horace Arthur Call (1892 - 1957)*
  Chester Alfred Call (1892 - 1983)*
  Rosa May Call Spackman (1894 - 1982)*
  Frederick William Call (1894 - 1957)*
  Alfred Call (1895 - 1895)*
  Laura Ann Call (1898 - 1898)*
  Ira Edward Call (1899 - 1941)*
  Lorna Louise Call Bleazard (1899 - 1987)*
  Ivan Leon Call (1909 - 1979)*
  Marius Anson Call (1912 - 1987)*
  Cecil Edmund Call (1914 - 1986)*
  Reva Call Todd (1922 - 2001)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charlotte Vienna Call Nelson (1853 - 1924)*
  Anson Vasco Call (1855 - 1944)
  Chester Vinson Call (1859 - 1943)**
  Mary Vashti Call Muir (1859 - 1942)*
  Ira Call (1861 - 1928)*
  Sidney B. Call (1861 - 1906)**
  Hannah Call Hatch (1863 - 1940)*
  Ida Call Walton (1863 - 1934)**
  Lamoni Call (1865 - 1933)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Afton Cemetery
Afton
Lincoln County
Wyoming, USA
 
Created by: K Nicole
Record added: Feb 18, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6193020
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- Carolyn Farnum
 Added: Nov. 22, 2011

- Erlene Sparks Gore
 Added: Mar. 8, 2006
Everyone deserves some flowers on their grave. Rest in peace!
- Heather from VA
 Added: Nov. 10, 2002
 
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