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 Mildred M <I>Elder</I> Barnes

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Mildred M Elder Barnes

  • Birth 28 Mar 1918 Kentucky, USA
  • Death 1 Feb 2005 Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA
  • Plot O - 856
  • Memorial ID 59601537

Mildred M. Barnes, 86, of Rock Island, died Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2005, at Trinity Medical Center, West Campus, Rock Island.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday at Wheelan Funeral Home, Rock Island. Visitation will be 4 to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home. Burial will be in National Cemetery, Arsenal Island.

Mildred was born March 28, 1918, in Kentucky, to Albert Lee and Cora Elizabeth Burch Elder.

She married Albertus W. Barnes on March 9, 1945, in Moline. He preceded her in death on Jan. 30, 1986.

Mildred devoted her life to being a homemaker.

She was an avid golfer, belonging to Pinnacle Country Club, which is the former Mill Creek Country Club.

Survivors include four daughters (and spouses), Deanna (James) Dellitt, Aledo, Donna (Richard) Goetz, Decatur, Ill., Penny Schroeder, Davenport, and Candy Weiss, Rock Island; 14 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; and sister-in-law, Irene Elder, Moline. She was preceded in death by a son, Robley L. Barnes on Jan. 31, 1986; three brothers; and one sister.
(Rock Island Argus, Feb. 3, 2005)

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  • Created by: Paul Mack
  • Added: 4 Oct 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 59601537
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mildred M Elder Barnes (28 Mar 1918–1 Feb 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 59601537, citing Rock Island National Cemetery, Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Paul Mack (contributor 47145486) .