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 Anna Celestia <I>Cox</I> Kerns

Anna Celestia Cox Kerns

Stark County, Illinois, USA
Death 5 Nov 1946 (aged 77)
Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, USA
Burial Stark County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 28437407 · View Source
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Daughter of Nathan M. & Martha (Graves) Cox, wife of Hary W. Kerns. Buried Nov 7, 1946.


Nov 1946
Peoria Journal Star

Mrs. Henry Kerns Rites Thursday

Mrs. Anna Cox Kerns, 77, wife of Harry K. Kerns and Peoria resident 20 years died at 3:30 a. m. Tuesday at her home, 1111 North Monroe street. She had been ill three months.
Born in Stark county ear Wyoming Aug. 2, 1869, she was a daughter of Nathan Monroe and Martha Madeline Cox. She married Mr. Kerns Feb. 3, 1892, in Peoria. Mrs. Kerns was a member of First Church of Christ, Scientist, and the Order of Rebekah.
Surviving are her husband; two sons, Alva J. Kerns of Peoria and Orville M. Kerns of Woodstock; three sisters Mrs. M. M. Ward of Virginia, Mrs. E. L. Halstead and Miss Cynthia Cox, both of Toulon, and four grandchildren, Kenneth, Marilyn, Jeanne and Martha Lou Kerns, all of Woodstock and Reginald W. Kerns of Peoria.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p. m. Thursday at the Gauss mortuary. Burial will be in the Sheets cemetery near Wyoming

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