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Lucretia "Crete" Paroz Brookshier
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Birth: Jan. 31, 1907
Death: Feb. 5, 1997

Lucretcia is the daughter of Lillian Nievas Clark Ruckman and Samuel George Ruckman. Her paternal grandparents are George Washington Ruckman and Lucretcia Cassanna Neville Ruckman.
Lucretcia 's nickname used by family was "Crete".
She was raised by her Clark family at a period in her life, as well as her three brothers Omer and Audmer and Clark Ruckman. These families lived in the Alicel and Island City , and LaGrande areas of the Grand Ronde Valley in Union County, Oregon.
Lillian, Crete's mother died when Crete was very young. Her father Samuel raised the children also. He remarried later to Hermia Bradshaw Ruckman, Hermia had a son Walter by her first marriage.
Lucretcia met and married a handsome man named Andrew Paroz. They raised a family, who I will name later. Andrew died , and Crete married Mr. Brookshire.
More biography to be written. (Delores) 
Family links: 
  Samuel G. Ruckman (1880 - 1964)
  Lillian Nievas. Clark Ruckman (1877 - 1911)
  Dale K. Brookshier (1914 - 2002)
  Andrew Abel Paroz (1901 - 1956)*
  Samuel Duane Paroz (1936 - 2014)*
  Meredith Paroz Patterson (1948 - 2008)*
  Virgil Audmer Ruckman (1900 - 1975)*
  Omar Nievas Ruckman (1904 - 1956)*
  Lucretia Paroz Brookshier (1907 - 1997)
*Calculated relationship
Summerville Cemetery
Union County
Oregon, USA
Maintained by: Delores W. Roe
Originally Created by: Dan & Barbara
Record added: Oct 24, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43470132
Lucretia Crete <i>Paroz</i> Brookshier
Added by: Dan & Barbara
Lucretia Crete <i>Paroz</i> Brookshier
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Added by: Bob Shepherd
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Hi Crete, I am glad I found your memorial. I went to EOC with your daughter (my cousin) Meredith and have fond memories of the Clark, Ruckman, Courtright and Buesing family members all Aunts Uncles and Cousins and remember well the trips to Imbler to see ...(Read more)
- Lee Hamilton
 Added: May. 17, 2016
Hello Crete,Your laughter was wonderful, and such good humor.These flowers are left for your beautiful memory. From Us your Ruckman ,Clark Paroz,Brookshire family.
- Delores W. Roe
 Added: Dec. 7, 2011

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