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Daphne Walker Mundinger Friele

Death 16 Apr 2008 (aged 82)
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 40441912 · View Source
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She was born in Funchal, Madeira, Portugal, and was preceded in death by her first husband, Col. Robert G. Mundinger, and second husband, Berent E. Friele in 1966. She was also preceded in death by her parents, Mr. & Mrs. Frederick C. Walker.

During WW II, she was a member of the British FANY's (First Aid Nursing Yeomanry, British Women's Ambulance Unit formed in 1907). She was a member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, and was awarded the French Ordre National du Merite. She worked at the U.S. State Department, and the American Embassy in Paris, France.

Survivors include two daughters and their spouses, Mr. & Mrs. Gary Smith of Florida and Mr. & Mrs. James LaBrecque of Connecticut; grandchildren, Barbara Smith, Susan McConnell, & Berent LaBrecque; great-grandchildren, Reilly & Tyler McConnell.

Graveside services were conducted on Thursday, June 19, 2008.

Thank you very much for posting the information about Daphne Friele. However, she should be listed as Daphne Walker Mundinger Friele. Her maiden name was Walker. Her first husband was Robert Mundinger, and her second husband was Berent Friele.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Daphne Walker Mundinger Friele (17 Jan 1926–16 Apr 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 40441912, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .