Sylvia Gunilda <I>Olson</I> Ridgley

Sylvia Gunilda Olson Ridgley

Monticello, Piatt County, Illinois, USA
Death 22 Jul 1983 (aged 91)
Mount Zion, Macon County, Illinois, USA
Burial Monticello, Piatt County, Illinois, USA
Plot 226
Memorial ID 63167290 · View Source
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Decatur Herald and Review, 23 July 1983


Mount Zion—Mrs. Ralph (Sylvia Olson) Ridgley, 91, of Mount Zion died 1 a.m. Friday (July 22, 1983) in Woodland Nursing Center, Mount Zion.

Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Monday in Monticello Cemetery. No visitation. Dawson & Wikoff funeral Home is in charge. Memorials: First United Methodist Church.

Mrs. Ridgley was born in Monticello, daughter of Ola and Anna Olson. She was a devoted member of First United Methodist Church. She married Ralph Ridgley in 1913. He died in 1980.

Surviving are her daughter, Mrs. Gansel (Marie) Bennett of Decatur; brothers, Milton Olson of Bellevue, Wash.; Nobel Olson of Sedalia, Mo., one grandchild, Dwight Ridgley, Jr. of Decatur.

One son, one daughter, four brothers and two sisters and her parents preceded her in death.

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  • Maintained by: Sue Hawk Ridgley
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