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 Lorene Fay <I>Estabrook</I> Beckerdite

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Lorene Fay Estabrook Beckerdite

  • Birth 9 Feb 1930 Missouri, USA
  • Death 12 Oct 1947 Kern County, California, USA
  • Burial Mojave, Kern County, California, USA
  • Plot Section Old Plot F Lot 60
  • Memorial ID 10298186

Mother last name listed as Coons
Father last name listed as Esabrook

Death: BECKERDITE, Lorene
Author: Don Stowell Date: 26 Jan 2005 12:33 PM GMT
Surnames: Cain, Eby, Silney
Classification: Death

Posted by East Kern Genealogical Society
Courtesy of Mojave Desert News, California City, Kern, CA
Published: MDN 16 Oct 1947

Sunday afternoon about 4:31 clock on Hwy 466, 1 mile east of Boron en route to Mojave, the O’Donnell Funeral Home ambulance, driven by Ernest Beckerdite, struck a soft spot on the road and spun around several times, the right door coming open nd throwing Mrs. Katherin Jacoby clear who suffered painful injuries which will necessitate a four to six weeks stay in the hospital. The car then over turned pinning Mrs. Lorene Fay Beckerdite 17, wife of the driver beneath it who suffered fatal injuries, while Mr. Beckerdite received bruises and an injured finger.
The party had gone to Boron to pick up the Jacoby's little boy Charlie, who had been visiting there. The funeral will be held today (Thursday) at Community Church and interrment will be in Mojave cemetery.
Mrs. Beckerdite is survived by her husband, Ernest, father Ralph Estabrook, mother Mrs Roberta Cain, sister, Mrs. Waneta Eby, sister Mrs. Wayne Silney both of Normal, Ill., brother Loren Estabrook, two other brothers Ralph and Arron Estabrook now in the U. S. Navy.

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  • Created by: Tami Kelley
  • Added: 9 Jan 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10298186
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lorene Fay Estabrook Beckerdite (9 Feb 1930–12 Oct 1947), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10298186, citing East Kern Cemetery, Mojave, Kern County, California, USA ; Maintained by Tami Kelley (contributor 46584454) .