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Beryle Verna Goltry Cole
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Birth: Jan. 1, 1906
Lucas County
Iowa, USA
Death: Dec. 3, 1992
National City
San Diego County
California, USA

Wife of Wallace M. Cole. Daughter of Albert Raymond Goltry and Pearl Madge Ashba. Wallace "Wally" Cole died in 2006 and his ashes were scattered at sea.


Chariton, Iowa
December 15, 1992

Beryle Verna Goltry Cole was born Jan. 1, 1906, in Russell to Albert Raymond and Pearl Madge Ashba Goltry. She passed away Dec. 3, 1992 in National City, Calif.

After graduating from Russell High School, she attended the University of Iowa.

Beryle taught junior and senior high school mathematics in Iowa until 1943, when she joined the WAVES and served in WWII, at the Naval Proving Ground in Dahlgren, Va., working on data for exterior ballistics.

During this time she married Wallace M. Cole in La Plata, Md. on Nov. 17, 1944.

After the war she spent 23 years in the Naval Reserve, retiring in 1966 with a rank of LCDR. At the end of the war she returned to teaching in the Sweetwater District where she taught mathematics at the National City and Hilltop junior high schools before retiring in 1970.

She played an active role in the Porsche Club of America, San Diego region for over 20 years, holding many positions from newsletter editor to president.

Beryle is survived by her husband Wallace M. Cole of Chula Vista, Calif.; a brother, Keith Goltry of Platteville, Wisc.; two sisters, Magaret Dillman of Russell and Lucille Carson of Prairie City and five nieces and nephews.

Family links: 
  Albert Raymond Goltry (1880 - 1962)
  Pearl Madge Ashba Goltry (1883 - 1968)
  Thomas Keith Goltry (1904 - 1998)*
  Beryle Verna Goltry Cole (1906 - 1992)
  Leila Lucille Goltry Carlson (1907 - 1994)*
  Margaret Eleanor Goltry Dillman (1913 - 2001)*
  Martha Elizabeth Goltry (1915 - 1992)*
*Calculated relationship
Russell Cemetery
Lucas County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Skip
Record added: Apr 27, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36443885
Beryle Verna <i>Goltry</i> Cole
Added by: Skip
Beryle Verna <i>Goltry</i> Cole
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 Added: Feb. 8, 2010

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