|Birth: ||Aug. 9, 1926|
|Death: ||May 1, 2001|
State Journal-Register, The (Springfield, IL) - May 2, 2001
Deceased Name: Mary R. Mellinger
CHATHAM -Mary R. Mellinger, 74, of Chatham died Tuesday, May 1, 2001, at St. John's Hospital.
She was born Aug. 9, 1926, in Stanton, Mo. She married Milton Mellinger in 1942; he died in 1969.
Mrs. Mellinger, a homemaker, was a member of the VFW Women's Auxiliary and Eastern Star.
Survivors: companion, Howard E. Eldridge of Chatham; three daughters, Janet G. (husband, Dale) Edwards of Buffalo, Ruth A. (husband, Larry) Woods of Riverton and Barbara K. Eldridge of Springfield; a son, Donald L. Eldridge of Mechanicsburg; three grandchildren; a sister, Helen Baker of Missouri; an uncle; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Services: 11 a.m. Thursday, Staab Funeral Home, Vaughn Beeman officiating. Burial: Chatham Cemetery.
State Journal-Register, The (Springfield, IL)
Date: May 2, 2001
Record Number: 0000497332
Parents are James Gilbert and Lena Door. Was raised by her Grandparents Alfred Gilbert and Mary Ellen Bullock after her Father was killed.
Note: Special Thank You to BJJ for the photo.
James Nathaniel Gilbert (1900 - 1926)
Lena Sophie Door Armistead Ketcham (1890 - 1977)
Milton Howard Mellinger (1919 - 1969)
John S. Figone (1910 - 1981)**
Unnamed Armistead (1913 - 1913)**
Bernard Henry Armistead (1914 - 1914)**
Anna May Armistead (1918 - 1918)**
Josephine Maebell Armistead Pulford (1919 - 2010)**
Viola Abigil Gilbert (1924 - 1925)*
Mary Gilbert Mellinger (1926 - 2001)
Chatham Memorial Cemetery
Created by: Cathy Hamilton
Record added: Jan 29, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24248812