|Birth: ||May 29, 1881|
|Death: ||Mar. 3, 1973|
Graveside services for Mrs. Mary Follmer, 91, were Tuesday, March 6 at 10 a.m. at the Nelson Cemetery. The Megrue-Price Mortuary of Superior was in charge.
Mrs. Follmer, a former Nelson resident, died Saturday in Loveland, Colorado.
Surviving are a son, G. Crawford of Loveland; a daughter, Mrs. Marr McGaffin of Des Moines and two grandchildren.
The Nelson Gazette, Thursday, March 8, 1973; pg. 6
Mary Sidney (Crawford) Follmer was born in Nelson, Nebraska on May 29, 1881. Her parents were early settlers in Nelson. In 1900 she married Harry R. Follmer, who was from an early pioneer family. The family belonged to the Presbyterian Church in Nelson.
She was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution and of P.E.O. During W.W. II, she lived in Alexandria and worked in the Pentagon.
Mrs. Follmer passed away in Loveland, Colorado March 3, 1973 at the age of 91 years, 9 months and 4 days. She is survived by two children: Mrs. Marr McGaffin of Des Moines, Iowa and Crawford Follmer of Loveland, Colorado and two grandchildren.
Graveside services were held from the Nelson Cemetery on Tuesday morning, March 6, at 10:00 a.m. with the Rev. Max McCamley officiating. The Megrue-Price Funeral Home of Superior was in charge of arrangements.
The Nelson Gazette, Thursday, March 15, 1973
William Beamish Crawford (1845 - 1892)
Clara A. Smith Crawford (1855 - 1924)
Harry Rolla Follmer (1878 - 1965)*
Willie George Crawford (1879 - 1889)*
Mary Sidney Crawford Follmer (1881 - 1973)
Plot: Block 9, Lot 24
GPS (lat/lon): 40.20463, -98.07817
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Originally Created by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Record added: May 29, 2008
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