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 Laura Vitura “Tura” <I>Beeson</I> Lybarger

Laura Vitura “Tura” Beeson Lybarger

Liscomb, Marshall County, Iowa, USA
Death 14 Jan 1964 (aged 102)
Hempstead, Nassau County, New York, USA
Burial Osage, Mitchell County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 48909175 · View Source
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Her given name was: Laura Vitura Beeson
Tura (Beeson) Lybarger 1861-1964

Osage – Mrs. Tura Lybarger, 102, died Tuesday at Rockville Center, Long Island, New York. She had been in a nursing home there almost a year after fracturing her hip.

Funeral services will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at the Champion Funeral Home. The Rev. Norman Brooks of the First Congregational Church will officiate. Burial will be in Osage Cemetery.

Born at Liscomb, Iowa, May 9, 1861, she was the daughter of Samuel and Martha Beeson, pioneers. She and her husband Will, farmed in the Osage area from 1903 until his death in 1934. Since that time she had lived with her son, Bruce, on the farm and with her daughters.

While in Osage she was a member of the Bethany Chapter, Order of Eastern Star, a charter member of th the Mitchell County Farm Bureau, a private music instructor and a rural school teacher. She also belonged to the M. I. Club and the First Congregational Church here.

Surviving are her son, Bruce, Charles City; two daughters, Mr. C. R. Lovejoy, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida; and Mrs. G. H. Smith, Rockville Center, New York; eight grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren.

Mason City Globe Gazette, Wednesday January 15, 1964
Mitchell Co., Burial permits: 1947-1971
Tura B Lybarger, age 102, died January 14, 1964 in Hempstead, Nassau Co. N.Y. of Arteriosclerosis-Generalized , burial Osage Cemetery.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 48909175
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Laura Vitura “Tura” Beeson Lybarger (9 May 1861–14 Jan 1964), Find A Grave Memorial no. 48909175, citing Osage Cemetery, Osage, Mitchell County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by DM Scott (contributor 47110289) .