Blanche L. <I>Lewis</I> Day

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Blanche L. Lewis Day

Albia, Monroe County, Iowa, USA
Death 23 Mar 1947 (aged 69)
Wapello County, Iowa, USA
Burial Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa, USA
Plot Prospect Hill-Lot 228
Memorial ID 136552896 · View Source
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Obituary From “Ottumwa Courier,” March 24, 1947:


Mrs. Blanche L. Day, 69, wife of Allen Day of Ottumwa, route 2, died at her home Sunday at 1:10 p.m.

She as born in Albia on November 11, 1877, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Lewis. During her residence in Ottumwa, Mrs. Day was a member of the Willard Street Methodist church and was affiliated with the Daughters of Veterans No. 12 and the Ottumwa chapter No. 112 of the Order of Eastern Star.

Mrs. Day is survived by her husband; one son, Chester L. Day; one brother, William F. Lewis of Marshalltown; and two grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers and two sisters.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. at the Lester Jay funeral home in charge of the Rev. C.R. Reed of the Willard Street Methodist church. Eastern Star services will also be held. Burial will be in the Shaul cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Ira Hancock, John Miers, H.E. Warren, Art Tennyson, Earl Pickerell and Floyd Rankin.

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  • Added: 28 Sep 2014
  • Find a Grave Memorial 136552896
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Blanche L. Lewis Day (11 Nov 1877–23 Mar 1947), Find a Grave Memorial no. 136552896, citing Shaul Cemetery, Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by djtruitt (contributor 47746502) .