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Dorothy Jane Nemyer Watkins
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Birth: Jun. 27, 1906
Terre Haute
Vigo County
Indiana, USA
Death: Oct. 20, 1943
Peoria County
Illinois, USA



Mrs. Dorothy Watkins, 150 Wiswall St., wife of James Watkins, died at 4:39 a.m. today at Proctor hospital. She had been active in Red Cross and the work of civilian defense.

According to the coroner's office, Mrs. Watkin's death was caused by a cerebral hemorhage, the result of a fall at her home on October 14.

Surviving are her husband; one daughter, Elizabeth J. Watkins, Peoria; a sister, Mrs. Margaret Smith, Terre Huate, Ind., and three brothers, Forrest, William and Kenneth Nemeyer also of Terre Haute. Mrs. Watkins was a member of Bethel Presbyterian church.

Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday at the Wilton mortuary chapel. The Rev. Howard Lucas will officiate and interment will take place in Parkview cemetery. Friends may call at the mortuary after 4 p.m. tomorrow.

Source: Peoria Journal Transcript, 20 Oct 1943, pg. 22

Family links: 
  William Frederick Nemyer (1863 - 1922)
  Jane Susan Crank Nemyer (1869 - 1936)
  James C Watkins (1906 - 1977)
  Jessie Nemyer Hoffman (1895 - 1928)*
  Forest Lee Nemyer (1898 - 1984)*
  Willis Sylvester Nemyer (1901 - 1963)*
  Dorothy Jane Nemyer Watkins (1906 - 1943)
  Kenneth Lee Nemyer (1908 - 1983)*
  Kermit J Nemyer (1910 - 1913)*
  Margaret Elizabeth Nemyer Smith (1913 - 1983)*
*Calculated relationship
Parkview Cemetery
Peoria County
Illinois, USA
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Record added: Apr 27, 2011
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Dorothy Jane <i>Nemyer</i> Watkins
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