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 Merle E <I>McKitrick</I> Simmons

Merle E McKitrick Simmons

Humboldt County, Iowa, USA
Death 2 Nov 1968 (aged 71)
Burbank, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Humboldt, Humboldt County, Iowa, USA
Plot Sec 6 Lot 32
Memorial ID 103782075 · View Source
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Merle was the daughter of Archie and Tillie McKitrick. She married Darrell Simmons on November 29, 1919 in Humboldt Co, IA. They were the parents of Garmon and Beverly.

Nov 6, 1968 - Humboldt Republican - Funeral services for Mrs. Darrell Simmons, 71, of Humboldt were held Wednesday afternoon, November 6, at the Methodist Church in Humboldt, with interment in the Union Cemetery. The Lindhart Funeral Home of Humboldt was in charge of the arrangements.

Mrs. Simmons passed away Saturday morning, November 2, at Burbank, California. Services were held at Burbank Monday. The body arrived in Humboldt late Monday evening Casket bearers were Walter Christensen, Ben Edge, Clint Tinken, Harold Williams, Otto Naeve, and Ernest Edge.

Survivors include a son, Garmon of Fullerton, California: two grandchildren; a brother, A.A. McKitrick of Humboldt; and a sister, Mrs. Charles Korn of Mesa, Arizona.

The former Mearl McKitrick, Mrs. Simmons was born April 28, 1897, on a farm north of Humboldt. She received her elementary education in Humboldt schools and graduated from the Humboldt high school in 1916. She taught in the rural schools of Humboldt County and in 1919 married Darrell Simmons. The couple farmed in Humboldt County until 1931 when they moved into Dakota City. In 1942, they moved to Burbank, California. Mr. Simmons passed away in 1967.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 103782075
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Merle E McKitrick Simmons (28 Apr 1897–2 Nov 1968), Find A Grave Memorial no. 103782075, citing Union Cemetery, Humboldt, Humboldt County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Geo Clinton (contributor 46936067) .