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 Louvinia Bell <I>Moon</I> Wroughton

Louvinia Bell Moon Wroughton

Fayette, Howard County, Missouri, USA
Death 28 Jan 1974 (aged 77)
Nelson, Nuckolls County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Nelson, Nuckolls County, Nebraska, USA
Plot Block 14, Lot 11
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Mrs. Ernest Wroughton passed away Monday evening, January 28, 1974, at the age of 77.

Klawitter Funeral Home of Nelson is in charge of the funeral arrangements. Services are pending at this time.

The Nelson Gazette (Nelson, NE), Thursday, January 31, 1974; pg. 1

Louvinia Belle (sic) Moon Wroughton was born February 24, 1896, at Fayette, Missouri, the daughter of Eugene and Belle Moon. She passed away January 28, 1974, at Nelson, Nebraska at the age of 77. She came to Nuckolls County, Nebraska with her parents in her childhood and has lived near and in Nelson most of her life.

On September 11, 1912, she was married to Ernest G. Wroughton at Hastings, Nebraska. To this union were born two sons and three daughters.

Mrs. Wroughton was a member of the Nelson United Methodist Church. As a young girl she was baptised in the Little Blue River north of Nelson. She was a member of the United Methodist Women's Association and the V.F.W. Auxiliary.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Edna Shields; one brother, John Moon; and a daughter, Audrey, who died in infancy.

Those who remain include her husband; two sons, Wayne of Nelson and James B. of Aneheim, California; two daughters, Dorothy (Mrs. Joe Ferebee) of Nelson and Dortheda (Mrs. Vaden Kramer) of Superior; one brother, Marvin Moon of Fairfield; 12 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren.

Funeral services were held on Thursday, January 31, 1974, at 2:00 p.m. from the United Methodist Church in Nelson with Pastor Victor Schwarz officiating. The Klawitter Funeral Home of Nelson was in charge of arrangements.

The Nelson Gazette (Nelson, NE), Thursday, February 7, 1974; pg. 1

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Joined in Holy Matrimony Sept. 11, 1912





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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Louvinia Bell Moon Wroughton (24 Feb 1896–28 Jan 1974), Find A Grave Memorial no. 27760184, citing Nelson Cemetery, Nelson, Nuckolls County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Peggy Bargen Duey (contributor 46873059) .