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 Ruth <I>Parry</I> Pickering

Ruth Parry Pickering

Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 31 Jul 1939 (aged 47)
Richfield, Sevier County, Utah, USA
Burial Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot M_83_12
Memorial ID 153781 · View Source
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Wife of Wright Crosby Pickering, stage actress famous for the role of Rosemary in 'Abie's Irish Rose.'
Ruth Parry, who as Peggy Parry won national fame for (her) portrayal of Rosemary in "Abie's Irish Rose," died Monday in the local hospital following an operation.
In private life, she was Mrs. W. C. Pickering of Farmington and the daughter of the late Mrs. Max Florence. She was 48 years of age.
Funeral services will be conducted today in Salt Lake.
Surviving are her husband; a son by a former marriage, and a step-daughter. Her husband is supervising installation of the Garkane Power Co. lines in Garfield county.
Daughter of J. L. Parry and Cecelia Evans. She married first to Harold Bernard Wolferstan Thomas, with whom she had a son; and later to John Carmody, before marrying Wright Pickering.

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  • Imported from: UT State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 153781
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ruth Parry Pickering (17 Mar 1892–31 Jul 1939), Find A Grave Memorial no. 153781, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Utah State Historical Society (contributor 4) .