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Martha A Cosner Brost
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Birth: Feb. 22, 1916
Death: Sep. 8, 2012

From: Rupp Funeral Home, Inc.

Name:Martha A. Brost
Date of Death: Sep 8, 2012
Location of Service:Rupp Funeral Home, Inc. - Monroe

Martha A. Brost
February 22, 1916 September 8, 2012

Martha A. Brost, 96 of Monroe died Saturday at the home of her granddaughter in Lake Wales, Florida. She had been in poor health for the last few years.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 pm Wednesday at the Rupp Funeral Home where funeral services will be held at 11 am Thursday. Rev. Jim Walker, will officiate and burial will follow at Roselawn Memorial Park, LaSalle.

Born February 22, 1916 in Milan, Michigan she was the daughter of John A. and Millie M. (Altman) Cosner. She married Harlan J. Brost, Jr. on February 19, 1936 in Monroe. He preceded her in death on May 28, 1978.

Martha and her husband owned and operated Brost Appliance in Monroe for many years. She then worked for Bargain City Appliance Department and later spent twenty-two years at Durocher Appliance.

She was a graduate of Milan High School and a member of the Monroe Alliance Church.

Surviving are her grandchildren Lynn Patrick Brost, Jill (Bruce) Calhoun and Donald Lee (Jennifer) Brost, Jr.; seven great grandchildren; daughter in law Dianne M. (Joel) Phillips.

She was preceded in death by her husband, son Donald L. Brost on November 12, 1983, brother, Earl Cosner; sisters, Florence Dentel and Erma Blouch.

Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor's choice.

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Location of Services:Rupp Funeral Home, Inc.
Street: 2345 South Custer Road
ZIP: 48161
City: Monroe
State: MI
Country: USA 
Family links: 
  John Adam Cosner (1881 - 1972)
  Millie May Altman Cosner (1880 - 1977)
  Harlen J Brost (1914 - 1978)*
  Donald L Brost (1940 - 1983)*
  Earl T. Cosner (1908 - 1984)*
  Martha A Cosner Brost (1916 - 2012)
*Calculated relationship
Roselawn Memorial Park
La Salle
Monroe County
Michigan, USA
Created by: Kurt Johnson
Record added: Sep 09, 2012
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Martha A <i>Cosner</i> Brost
Added by: Kurt Johnson
Martha A <i>Cosner</i> Brost
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 Added: Sep. 9, 2012

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