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 Iris Mae <I>Kollar</I> Thurston

Iris Mae Kollar Thurston

Hyannis, Grant County, Nebraska, USA
Death 2 May 1968 (aged 77)
Burial Douglas, Converse County, Wyoming, USA
Memorial ID 100014265 · View Source
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Iris Mae Thurston died May 2, 1968 following an illness of two years. Iris Mae Kollar attended school in Hyannis, Nebraska where she was born. In 1903 she moved to Custer, So. Dakota with her family, where she graduated from high school and became a teacher. On January 7, 1911, she was united in marriage with Benjamin W. Thurston at Denver, Colorado. To this union eight children were born, five of whom survive. She had been a resident of Converse County since 1918. Survivors include two sons, Francis of Douglas and Joe of Tucson; three daughters, Bernice Armetta of Baltimore, Kathlyn Helfin of Douglas and Benita of Great Falls, Virginia; 12 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. (Information was obtained from her obituary and cemetery records.)

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  • Created by: Betty Alberts
  • Added: 1 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100014265
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Iris Mae Kollar Thurston (28 May 1890–2 May 1968), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100014265, citing Douglas Park Cemetery, Douglas, Converse County, Wyoming, USA ; Maintained by Betty Alberts (contributor 47293729) .