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 Audrey Ann <I>Rhoads</I> Parson

Audrey Ann Rhoads Parson

Adams County, North Dakota, USA
Death 6 Oct 1992 (aged 65)
Isanti County, Minnesota, USA
Burial North Branch, Chisago County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 67516500 · View Source
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Audrey Ann Parson was born to Charles and Lillian (Motschenbacher) Rhoads in Adams County, ND on Aug. 27, 1927. Her family moved to this area in the mid 1930s. Audrey graduated from North Branch High School in 1946. She married Harold Parson on Sept. 7, 1946. Not only were they husband and wife, but also they were best friends.

Audrey loved to travel and enjoyed having family around her. She worked in the North Branch School District as a receptionist and was well liked by everyone. She retired in 1989 after which she continued to work part time until January, 1991.

Audrey died on Oct. 6, 1992, at her home in Stacy at the age of 65.

She is survived by her husband; her mother; two sons: Bruce and his wife Sheila Parson, Scott and his wife Beth Parson; two daughters: Sharon and her husband Verlin Bowman, Janine and her husband Mike Sellnow; four brothers and their wives: Lester and Rosemary Rhoads; of Cement City, MI, Lee and Ann Rhoads of Bend, OR, Robert and Joan Rhoads of Seattle, WA, Thomas and Nita Rhoads of Anchorage, AK; eight grandchildren: Kyle, Keith, Kraig and Kelly Bowman; Jason and Jeremy Parson; Justin and Trisha Sellnow; many other relatives and friends.

Mass of Christian burial was on Oct. 10 at St. Gregory's Catholic Church in North Branch with Father James Schoenberger officiating. [the last portion was not saved]
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SOURCE: The ECM Post Review, August 1992

Marriage application:
Chisago County, MN
Certid# MR74
Groom: PARSON, Harold A
Bride: RHOADS, Audrey Ann

MN Death Index record:
Date of Birth: 27 Aug 1927
Place of Birth: OUT OF STATE
Mother Maiden Name: MOTCHENBACHER
certid# 1992-MN-026735
Date of Death: 06 Oct 1992
County of Death: ISANTI

NOTE: The obituary states Audrey died at her home in Stacy (which is located in Chisago county) whereas the MNDI record above was created in Isanti county, MN.

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  • Created by: Robert John Chudek
  • Added: 27 Mar 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 67516500
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Audrey Ann Rhoads Parson (27 Aug 1927–6 Oct 1992), Find A Grave Memorial no. 67516500, citing Saint Josephs Catholic Cemetery, North Branch, Chisago County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Robert John Chudek (contributor 46972218) .