|Birth: ||May 14, 1906|
|Death: ||Jan. 16, 1987|
Wickenburg Sun, Wickenburg, Arizona
January 29, 1987, page 17
Services for Mac Allen Emerson were conducted last Wednesday morning, at the Wickenburg Funeral Home. Burial followed at the Wickenburg Cemetery. Emerson died suddenly on January 16.
He moved to Wickenburg in November 1967 following his retirement from the National Weather Service. A recipient of the Department of Commerce Silver Medal of Award for Meritorious Service, Emerson began his career in 1927. He served in St. Paul, Minnesota; Chicago, Illinois and Anchorage, Alaska.
When he retired in December 1966, he had been stationed in Anchorage for 22 years and had served as regional director of the Alaskan Region for the last eight of those years.
Emerson was both an active member and past president of the Wickenburg Sportsmen's Club and was particularly interested in trap shooting activities.
Born in Olivet, Mich. on May 14, 1906, Emerson is survived by his wife of 59 years, Marie E., of Wickenburg; three daughters, Jeannine (Milton G.) Johnson, of Asheville, N.C., Margaret (James F.) Knappen, of Salinas, California, and JoAnn McAlduff, of Wickenburg; 11 grandchildren and one brother, Harley C. Emerson, of Ft. Myers Beach, Fla. He was preceded in death by his sister, Lula D (Emerson) Crawford and a granddaughter.
Claude A. Emerson (1881 - 1951)
Lodema McWethey Emerson (1889 - 1958)
Marie Estelle Emerson (1907 - 1992)*
Mac Allen Emerson (1906 - 1987)
Lula Delores Emerson Crawford (1910 - 1984)*
Harley C Emerson (1913 - 1991)*
Plot: section 2 row L space 42
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Originally Created by: Janet Bowie
Record added: Aug 15, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11540233
Happy 110th birthday grandpa, wow hard to believe, hopefully you and Gran are celebrated together. If Ifeel a breeze tomorrow I know you are blowing out your candles. I love you and miss you.|
Added: May. 13, 2016
Grampa Mac ~I have heard so many stories about you that make me feel sad that I never met you. You were obviously an amazing man & our entire family misses you. I look forward to the World Tomorrow & finally getting to meet you and hear your stories for m...(Read more)|
Added: Nov. 20, 2014
Grandpa, we love you & still are missing you so very very much, especially today on what have been your 108th birthday. You may be gone, but you are definitely NOT forgotten.... your memory is so cherished! L|
Added: May. 14, 2014
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