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Virgil Alonzo Deardorff
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Birth: Jan. 28, 1910
Sheridan
Worth County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jul. 11, 1987
Clearfield
Taylor County
Iowa, USA

Bedford Times-Press, Wednesday July 29, 1987 p. 3
VIRGIL DEAKDORFF - Services for Virgil Deardorff, 77, were held July 13 at First Christian Church in Clearfield with Rev. Shirley Lockhard officiating. Mr. Deardorff died July 11, 1987 at his home in Clearfield, Ia. Burial was at Athelstan Cemetery, Athelstan, Ia.

Virgil Alonzo Deardorff, son of [Benjamin] Harrison and Maggie Deardorff was born January 28, 1910 near Sheridan, Mo. He was united in marriage to Pearl May Bower at Clarinda, Ia. August 17, 1927 and to this union 10 children were born. Three preceded him in death.

He leaves to cherish his memory his wife Pearl, children Virgil Deardorff Jr. and wife LaVaun of Clearfield, Barbara Deardorff of Clearfield, Marion K. [eith] Deardorff and wife Joan of Security, Co., Verna Fletchall and husband Marvin of Grant City, Mo., Bonnie Fletchall and husband Jerry of Clearfield, Connie Asher of Worth, Mo. and Phillip Deardorff and wife Kay of Parnell, Mo.

Twenty grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren, a brother, Lee Deardorff of Clarinda, two aunts, Opal Freemyer of Clearfield and Florence Deardorff of St. Joseph, Mo.; other relatives and many friends who were numbered by acquaintance.

He was preceded in death by three children, his parents, one sister, three grandchildren and one great grandchild. 
 
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 Parents:
  Benjamin Harrison Deardorff (1888 - 1967)
  Maggie Rusco Deardorff (1890 - 1921)
 
 Spouse:
  Pearl May Bower Deardorff (1905 - 1987)
 
 Children:
  Virgil Frederick Deardorff (1928 - 1989)*
  Barbara Jean Deardorff (1932 - 2016)*
  Marion Keith Deardorff (1934 - 1987)*
  Verna V Deardorff Fletchall (1936 - 1999)*
 
 Siblings:
  Virgil Alonzo Deardorff (1910 - 1987)
  Avis O Deardorff Smith (1913 - 1960)*
  Lee B. Deardorff (1917 - 1989)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Athelstan Cemetery
Athelstan
Taylor County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Julia Johnson
Record added: Jun 12, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91828964
Virgil Alonzo Deardorff
Added by: Julia Johnson
 
Virgil Alonzo Deardorff
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