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Bertha Cahoon French

Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Death 11 Oct 1990 (aged 97)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot 03 055 6
Memorial ID 36539 · View Source
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Obituary - Bertha Cahoon French, age 97, died Thursday, October 11, 1990 in Salt Lake City.

Born January 11, 1893 in Murray, Utah to James W. and Martha Ellen Proctor Cahoon. Married Cary M. French September 10, 1942 in Salt Lake City; he died April 19, 1970.

She was a member of the Unity Church. Attended Utah State Agriculture College in Logan and worked as a bookkeeper for many years for the Murray Smelter and the Western Optical Co.

Survived by step-daughters: Mrs. Charles (Carol) Amesbury, Tucson, Ariz.; Mrs. John (Gladys) Parker, Atascadero, Calif.; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. Also survived by several nieces and nephews.

Graveside funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, October 17, at Murray City Cemetery, 5490 South Vine Street. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the Friendship Manor. Funeral Directors, Evans & Early.

Source - Deseret News Sunday, October 14, 1990

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  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
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  • Find A Grave Memorial 36539
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bertha Cahoon French (11 Jan 1893–11 Oct 1990), Find A Grave Memorial no. 36539, citing Murray City Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by SMSmith (contributor 46491005) .