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 Mabel <I>VanKirk</I> Glud

Mabel VanKirk Glud

Blairstown, Warren County, New Jersey, USA
Death 13 Dec 1988 (aged 92)
Bremerton, Kitsap County, Washington, USA
Burial Bremerton, Kitsap County, Washington, USA
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Mabel Van Kirk Glud, 92, of Bremerton, died December 31, 1988 at Bremerton Convalescent Center, Bremerton, Kitsap County, Washington. She was born March 5, 1896 in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania to Edward and Carrie Van Kirk.

She graduated as a registered nurse from St. Luke's Hospital in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania in 1917, then joined the Navy as a nurse in 1918. She was discharged in 1921 after serving with the Red Cross during World War I.

Mabel married Ora Leon Harris in 1921 and was widowed in 1962. Her husband had a life-time career in the Navy, and she nursed in many hospitals where he was stationed.

She lived in Jacksonville, Florida before moving to Bremerton after marrying William Terrence Glud in September 1965. Mrs. Glud was again widowed in January 1982 but continued to live in the family home at Brownsville.

Mrs. Glud is survived by two stepsons: Clarence Walter Glud of Bremerton and John Bryce Glude of Seattle.

She was a member of the Halverson Chapter 1193, World War I Veterans of Foreign Wars, and Philathea Chapter 174, Order of Eastern Star, all in Bremerton. She was also a member of Heckscher Drive Baptist Church in Jacksonville, Florida.

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  • Created by: Carole Baker
  • Added: 21 Jun 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 131656530
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mabel VanKirk Glud (5 Mar 1896–13 Dec 1988), Find A Grave Memorial no. 131656530, citing Forest Lawn Cemetery, Bremerton, Kitsap County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by Carole Baker (contributor 47310521) .