George Holden Prescott

George Holden Prescott

Highmore, Hyde County, South Dakota, USA
Death 22 Oct 1983 (aged 67)
Adams, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Adams, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 34216295 · View Source
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George Prescott, age 67, of RR, Adams, Mn. died Saturday evening at his home. He had been ill with cancer for the past year.

George was born March 6, 1916 to Joseph and Alice Prescott at Highmore, South Dakota. Soon after his birth, the family moved to Iowa where they lived for a short time, later moving to the Adams area. George served in the United States Army in World War II. On August 19, 1947, he married Florence Brewer at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Adams.

Survivors include his wife, Florence, sons and daughters-in-law, Allen and Fran Prescott, New Hartford, Ia., Gale and Deb Prescott, Klemmen, Ia., daughters and sons-in-law, Mary and Ross Knippel, Eagan, Mn., Louis Prescott, Rochester, Helena and Mark Weis, Mankato, Joyce and Brian Inberg, Woodbury, Mn.; 7 grandchildren; mother, Alice Prescott, Adams; sisters, Miss Ruth Prescott, Adams, Miss Lillie Prescott, Adams, Mrs. Lenus (Julia) Ekstrand, Missoula, Montana; aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.

George was a member of Post 146, Adams American Legion and a member of the United States Army 4th Cavalry Unit.

Funeral services were held at Sacred Heart Church. Interment was at Sacred Heart Cemetery.

Information from the U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010

Name: George Prescott
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 6 Mar 1916
Death Date: 22 Oct 1983
SSN: 521347174
Branch 1: ARMY
Enlistment Date 1: 20 Mar 1941
Release Date 1: 20 Oct 1945

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Parents of Allen, Mary, Gale, Louis, Helen & Joyce

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  • Created by: L Nystrom
  • Added: 26 Feb 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 34216295
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for George Holden Prescott (6 Mar 1916–22 Oct 1983), Find a Grave Memorial no. 34216295, citing Sacred Heart Cemetery, Adams, Mower County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by L Nystrom (contributor 47094731) .