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 Elmer Lee Hussong

Elmer Lee Hussong

Columbus, Cherokee County, Kansas, USA
Death 7 May 1997 (aged 76)
Galena, Cherokee County, Kansas, USA
Burial Galena, Cherokee County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 21909106 · View Source
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Elmer Lee Hussong
20 April 1921 - 07 May 1997

Elmer Hussong

GALENA, Kan. … Elmer Lee Hussong, 76, 1220 Princeton St., was found dead at his home Wednesday, May 7, 1997, after a sudden illness.

Mr. Hussong was born April 20, 1921, at Columbus.

He was a lifetime area resident.

He worked at Doane Food Products, Galena, for more than 35 years. He retired in April 1986.

He married Velma Chester on Feb. 14, 1940, at Columbus. She died May 2, 1987.

Survivors include two sons, Jerry Hussong and Howard Hussong, both of Galena; a daughter, Nancy Wilson, Neosho, Mo.; three sisters, Elnora Watson, Independence, Betty Brewster, Baxter Springs, and Jewell Brazil, Anderson, Mo.; seven grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Hill Crest Cemetery, Galena.

The Rev. Ernie Watson will officiate.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. today at the home.

Arrangements are under the direction of Derfelt Funeral Home, Galena.

The Joplin Globe
?? May 1997


From: Angie (#47163645)

Parents of Elmer Hussong:

Father: Charles Elmer Hussong - 22948179
Mother: Ethel Leckner #21909161



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