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 Marjorie Edith “Marge” <I>Shores</I> Ghere

Marjorie Edith “Marge” Shores Ghere

Neoga, Cumberland County, Illinois, USA
Death 7 Dec 2005 (aged 85)
Arcola, Douglas County, Illinois, USA
Burial Arcola, Douglas County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 91655525 · View Source
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She graduated from Arcola High School.

During World War II, she was a price clear at the Douglas County War Price and Ration Board while her husband was overseas.

In the early 1960s, she was the society editor for the Arcola newspaper and wrote a column called "Looking through the Keyhole."

For 20 years she was a rivet machine operator at Collegiate Cap & Gown Company in Arcola, IL.

She walked at least 10 miles a day every day for the last few decades of her life.

Her son, David Lynn Ghere, is buried at Union Cemetery in Maplewood, MN.

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  • Created by: E.Ghere
  • Added: 9 Jun 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 91655525
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Marjorie Edith “Marge” Shores Ghere (27 Feb 1920–7 Dec 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 91655525, citing Arcola Township Cemetery, Arcola, Douglas County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by E.Ghere (contributor 47846959) .