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Grace Marzee Switzer Kossow
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Birth: Oct. 25, 1904
Shawnee
Pottawatomie County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Feb. 9, 1993
Watsonville
Santa Cruz County
California, USA

OBITUARY - CHICO ENTERPRISE-RECORD, Friday, February 12, 1993: "Grace Kossow. WATSONVILLE -- A memorial service for former Chico resident Grace M. Kossow, 88, of Watsonville, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at the First Baptist Church in Watsonville. She died Tuesday, Feb 9, 1993, in a Watsonville Hospital.

"A native of Shawnee, Okla., Mrs. Kossow moved to Oakland in 1940, Chico in 1945 and to Watsonville in 1971. She was a member and past noble grand of the Paradise Rebeckah Lodge No. 62 and was a member and past president of the American Legion Auxiliary. Mrs. Kossow also belonged to the First Baptist Church of Watsonville.

"Survivors include a brother, Lewis Switzer of Texas; and a sister, Helen Goold of Watsonville. Her husband, John, died on July 15, 1992. Private burial will be in Pajaro Valley Memorial Park in Watsonville.

"Memorial contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church, 101 Madison St., Watsonville, 95076. Davis Memorial Chapel of Watsonville handled the arrangements." 
 
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 Parents:
  Lemuel Washington Switzer (1854 - 1936)
  Elizabeth Temperance Hervey Switzer (1869 - 1960)
 
 Spouse:
  John Edwin Kossow (1905 - 1992)*
 
 Siblings:
  Cecil Leo Switzer (1875 - 1942)**
  Grace Marzee Switzer Kossow (1904 - 1993)
  Lewis Hervey Switzer (1909 - 1995)*
  Helen Elizabeth Switzer Goold (1911 - 1998)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Pajaro Valley Memorial Park
Watsonville
Santa Cruz County
California, USA
 
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Record added: Apr 01, 2008
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Happy belated birthday Aunt Grace. I miss you and think of you and Uncle Johnnie every day.
- Mary
 Added: Nov. 1, 2015
I miss you and Uncle Johnnie so much. Of all the relatives we would visit whenever we came to California, the two of you were always among my favorites. It was hard losing Aunt Leona one year, Uncle Johnnie the year after and you & Shelby the following ye...(Read more)
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