|Birth: ||Oct. 25, 1913|
|Death: ||Oct. 10, 1997|
William Earl Chrysler and his wife Dolores Marie Claar. Date of birth for Bill Chrysler per birth certificate and all known records is actually 1913 and not 1910 as shown on the headstone. Story says he lied about his age in order to enlist in the military. His first marriage was to my grandmother Alta Marie Flook in Florida in 1936.
Date Monday 13-Oct-1997
William E. "Ringo" Chrysler, 86, of Canon City died Oct. 10, 1997. He was born Oct. 25, 1910, in Flint, Mich., to William H. and Hazel D. Chrysler. Mr. Chrysler, a veteran, had been self-employed. Moving to Colorado from Apopka, Fla. in the late 1940s, while stationed at Camp Carson, he decided to stay and live in this area after his discharge. He worked as a self-employed entrepreneur and enjoyed the outdoors, both in his work and his recreation. March 31, 1944, in Raton, N.M., he married Dolores Marie Claar. She preceded him in death in 1975. Mr. Chrysler is survived by children: William R. (Marion) Chrysler of Meeker, Shirley A (Clarence) Belllew of Canon City, Virginia L. (Greg) Wellington of Canon City, James D. Chrysler of Canon City, Daniel J. (Desiree') of Coal Creek, Deborah K. (Buddy) Duncan of Helper, Utah, and Connie S. (Shane) Dodge of Canon City; 17 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Cremation by Wilson-Andrews Crematory with private family services. Please omit flowers. Contributions may be made to Friends of Hospice, Fremont County through the Wilson-Andrews office.
Two other children not mentioned in this obit are Richard Chrysler and Hazel Chrysler from his first marriage to Alta Marie Flook.
Gravesite photo courtesy of Mary Ann Thomas - The wood stake next to the grave indicates he was a veteran.
William Henry Chrysler (1871 - 1941)
Dolores Marie Claar Chrysler (1927 - 1975)
Lula Pearl Chrysler Beard (1897 - 1990)*
John D. Chrysler (1912 - 1972)*
William Earl Chrysler (1913 - 1997)
Plot: Sec 045 Blk 038 Lot 002, Grv 002 (and 001)
Created by: Patricia Casey
Record added: Apr 20, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26152353