Archive for Wednesday, November 14, 2001

Grace D. Bridges

1906-2001

November 14, 2001

Services for Grace D. (Mason) Bridges, 95, Boonville, Mo., will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, 2001, at the Jarbalo United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Fall Creek Cemetery in Jarbalo.

Mrs. Bridges, a former Leavenworth resident, died Monday, Nov. 12, 2001, at Riverdell Nursing Center in Boonville. She was born April 4, 1906, in Jarbalo, the daughter of William and Maude (Trackwell) Somers.

She was a member of Jarbalo United Methodist Church.

She married Albert Lee Mason on June 26, 1924, in Jarbalo. He died on July 17, 1978. She married Loren E. Bridges on Nov. 20, 1983, in Leavenworth. He died on May 15, 1985.

Survivors include two daughters, Alberta Lee Heintzelman, Leavenworth, and Janice Baragary, Boonville; three sisters, Beulah Lenahan, Tonganoxie, Lois Schwinn, Ottawa, Kan., and Wanda Chauvin, Lawrence; five grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren. A son, Donald Leo Mason, died earlier.

Friends may call from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at Quisenberry Funeral Home in Tonganoxie. The family suggests memorial contributions to the church, sent in care of Quisenberry Funeral Home, P.O. Box 993, Tonganoxie, 66086.

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