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 Mary <I>Shear</I> Bemis

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Mary Shear Bemis

  • Birth 28 Mar 1855 Illinois, USA
  • Death 7 Sep 1935 Willcox, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
  • Burial Willcox, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
  • Memorial ID 66138746

Arizona Death Certificate

Sept. 13, 1935. Mrs. Mary Bemis Passes On.

Mrs. Mary Bemis who has been in failing health for some time passed away Saturday Sept. 7, at her home in Willcox.

The deceased was born March 28, 1885 in Illinois, and came to Willcox to reside two years ago from Galena, Illinois.

She leaves two children, Mrs. Edith Schillings of this city, and a son L.C. Bemis of Kasper, Wyoming who came for the funeral which was held Monday morning at 11 o'clock from the Rottman Mortuary. The services were conducted by Rev. A.F. Wahlquist of the Methodist Church. Special music was rendered by Delbert Lawrence who sang, "My Mothers Prayer" with guitar accompaniment.

Interment was in Sunset Cemetery with the Rottman Mortuary in charge.

Arizona Range News, Willcox.





  • Created by: Susan
  • Added: 25 Feb 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 66138746
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Shear Bemis (28 Mar 1855–7 Sep 1935), Find A Grave Memorial no. 66138746, citing Sunset Cemetery, Willcox, Cochise County, Arizona, USA ; Maintained by Susan (contributor 47103912) .