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Elsie Margaret Meier Ormsby
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Birth: Nov. 19, 1895
Walcott
Scott County
Iowa, USA
Death: Apr. 11, 1974
Davenport
Scott County
Iowa, USA

Elsie Margaret Ormsby, 78, died early this morning at St. Lukes hospital in Davenport following an extended illness. Funeral services for Mrs. Ormsby will be held Saturday at 1:30 p.m. at the Gill Memorial Home here.
Officiating at the service will be Rev. Harold C. Potts. Burial will be in the Oakdale cemetery. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. today, at the funeral home.
The former Elsie Meier was born Nov. 19, 1895, in Walcott, the daughter of Jacob and Caroline Boltz Meier. She married George Ormsby Nov. 28, 1917 in Davenport.
She was a member of the Grace United Church of Christ and the Trinity Ladies Aide. She had resided in this area all her life.
Surviving are her husband; one son, Earl of Moscow; one daughter, Mrs. Robert (Dorinda) Ploen, also of Moscow; one sister, Mrs. Stella Rohlf of Walcott; seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Muscatine Journal: April 11, 1974 Page 16
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob D. Meier (1863 - 1930)
  Caroline Boltz Meier (1872 - 1935)
 
 Spouse:
  George John Ormsby (1896 - 1984)*
 
 Children:
  Dorinda Caroline Ormsby Ploen (1918 - 2006)*
  Earl George Ormsby (1920 - 2002)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elsie Margaret Meier Ormsby (1895 - 1974)
  Albin Jacob Meier (1900 - 1956)*
  Stella A.C. Meier Rohlf (1902 - 1987)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Oakdale Cemetery
Wilton
Muscatine County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Sect 16 Lot 11
 
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Record added: Oct 17, 2012
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