Ella Grace <I>Paul</I> Coykendall

Ella Grace Paul Coykendall

Barry County, Michigan, USA
Death 11 Aug 1942 (aged 70–71)
Michigan, USA
Burial Lake Odessa, Ionia County, Michigan, USA
Plot 1330
Memorial ID 73446410 · View Source
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Lake Odessa Wave, 20 Aug 1942

Ella Paul Coykendall was born in Rutland township, Barry county, in 1871 and died Tuesday afternoon, Aug. 11, 1942, at her home on Jordan Lake avenue at the age of 71 years.

She was married to Frank Coykendall in Hastings in 1893 and they lived in Berlin, Boston and Odessa townships but settled in Lake Odessa 45 years ago.

To this union three children were born, Pearl who died at the age of six months, Marjory, now Mrs. Cecil C. Hershiser, and a son Lester of Rockford. She was a member of Central Methodist church for many years.

Besides the husband and the daughter and son mentioned, she is survived by five grandchildren, and a sister Mrs. Pearl Mattison in Lansing.

The funeral was largely attended at Central Methodist church here Friday afternoon with the Rev. Leon W. Manning of Charlotte, a former pastor officiating, Mrs. Thomas Johnson furnishing the music. The following were pall
bearers: Earl Reed, Fred Bulling, Daniel Skellenger, Fred Urtel, Charles Huntzinger and Alfred Ritter. Burial was in Lakeside Cemetery.

Those from out of town who were in attendance at the funeral were Mrs. Pearl Mattison and son Winfield, Mrs. Ed Dodge, Mr. and Mrs. Russell Hershiser, Mrs. Glee Newton, Mrs. Effie Freeman and Mr. and Mrs. Lynn Slueter of Lansing; Mr. and Mrs. Dorrance Tetherie, Mrs. Anna Tetherie, Mrs. Sybil Warner, Mr. and Mrs. John Benedict, Mr. and Mrs. Dell Wilcox, Mr. and Mrs. Dudley Kennedy, Mr. and Mrs. John Whitright, Mrs. Allie Dunlap, Mr. and Mrs. Guy Nash, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Scruble, and Mrs. Lina Robinson of Hastings. Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Douglas and Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Douglas of Kalamazoo, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Gillett and Mrs. Pearl Gillett of Middleville, Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Palmer of New Bedford, Mr. and Mrs. Grant McKean and Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Grilley of Grant, Mr. and Mrs. Neil Newton and son and Mrs. Chalmer Miller of Freeport, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Walton of Ionia, Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Wymans of Picwic, O., Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Glahn of Chicago, Mr. and Mrs. Lyle Lacy, and Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Merrett of Saranac.

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  • Created by: Bonnie Hoy
  • Added: 16 Jul 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 73446410
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ella Grace Paul Coykendall (1871–11 Aug 1942), Find a Grave Memorial no. 73446410, citing Lakeside Cemetery, Lake Odessa, Ionia County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Bonnie Hoy (contributor 47000652) .