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 Bessie Loretta <I>Scofield</I> Nicholson

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Bessie Loretta Scofield Nicholson

  • Birth 8 Dec 1893
  • Death 12 Nov 1954
  • Burial Portage, Porter County, Indiana, USA
  • Memorial ID 17823196

Vidette Messenger
Saturday Nov. 12, 1954

Mrs. Bessie Nicholson
CRISMAN Nov 13 - Services for Mrs. Bessie Nicholson, 60, Crisman, victim early Friday in a Portage township traffic crash at US 20 and Crisman road, will be held at 1:30 pm Monday in McCool Methodist church, Pflughoeft Funeral Home, Hobart, announced today.
The Rev. L. M. Reynolds will officiate and burial will be in McCool cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home in Hobart from today until noon Monday.
The victim was the widow of Richard Nicholson. She was killed at 1:10 am Friday after she had driven 1,000 feet while enroute home from a US cafe, where she was employed.

p. 1 Born in Crisman
Born Dec. 8, 1893 in Crisman, she was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Scofield.
Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Bessie Snyder of Garyton; a son, David of Miller; three brothers, Howard Scofield and Robert Scofield of Crisman and Lawrence Scofield of Gary and five grandchildren.
Pflughoeft Funeral home announced that services will be held in McCool Methodist church and burial will be in McCool Cemetery

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  • Created by: Laura Heckman
  • Added: 5 Feb 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17823196
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bessie Loretta Scofield Nicholson (8 Dec 1893–12 Nov 1954), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17823196, citing McCool Cemetery, Portage, Porter County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Laura Heckman (contributor 46608184) .