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 Cora Ella <I>Leyda</I> Walbeck

Cora Ella Leyda Walbeck

Calhoun County, Michigan, USA
Death 3 Nov 1927 (aged 56)
Marshall, Calhoun County, Michigan, USA
Burial Marshall, Calhoun County, Michigan, USA
Plot Lot 50
Memorial ID 100142567 · View Source
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Evening Chronicle
Marshall, Michigan
Tuesday, November 1, 1927
City Briefs
Mrs. Homer Powell of Newton township was brought to Oaklawn hospital this morning in Kelser & More's ambulance for treatment.

Evening Chronicle
Marshall, Michigan
Thursday, November 3, 1927
City Briefs
Mrs. Homer Powell, age 57, of Newton township, whose illness has been mentioned, passed away at Oaklawn hospital this morning at 7:35 o'clock. Mrs. Powell, who had been in failing health for some time, was admitted to the hospital last Tuesday for treatment. She is survived by her husband, two sisters, Mrs. St. Johns of St. Petersburg, Fla., and Mrs. May Gauss of Battle Creek; two brothers, Fred and Frank Leyda of this city. The remains were taken to Kelser & Mores undertaking parlors. Funral services will occur from the Congregational church in Fredonia, Saturday afternoon at ... oclock[sic]. Burial will be given in the Houston cemetery.

Evening Chronicle
Marshall, Michigan
Monday, November 14, 1927
In Memoriam
---LEYDA--Cora Ella Leyda, daughter of David and Polly E. Leyda, was born Nov. 28, 1870 and departed this life Nov. 3, 1927 at Oaklawn hospital, Marshall, age 56 years, eleven months, six days.
---She was united in marriage July 3, 1888 to Conrad Walbeck, who preceded her in death on Feb. 28, 1923.
---She again united in marriage with Homer Powell, Dec. 31, 1923 with whom she lived until her death.
---There remain to morn their loss her husband, Homer J. Powell, two brothers, Fred and Frank Leyda of Marshall, three sisters, Myrda Kinsbury of Owosso, Etta St. John of Florida and May Gauss of Battle Creek, with other relatives and a host of friends.
Cora (Leyda) Walbeck Powell
1st mar. Conrad Walbeck
2nd mar. Homer J. Powell s/o Timothy and Maria Frye Powell

Michigan Death Certificates, 1921-1952:
Name Cora E Powell
Event Type Death
Event Date 03 Nov 1927
Event Place Marshall, Calhoun, Michigan, United States
Gender Female
Age 56
Marital Status Married
Birth Date 28 Nov 1870
Birthplace Michigan
Birth Year (Estimated) 1871
Father's Name David Leyha
Mother's Name Polly E Lansing

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 100142567
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Cora Ella Leyda Walbeck (28 Nov 1870–3 Nov 1927), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100142567, citing Houston Cemetery, Marshall, Calhoun County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Genealogy Bug Kate (contributor 46831680) .