Willa Madelyn MONROE

Willa Madelyn MONROE

Female 1921 - 1995

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  • Name  Willa Madelyn MONROE  [1
    Born  15 Nov 1921  Peru, Madison Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Female 
    Died  2 Nov 1995  Tacoma, Pierce Co., Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried  7 Nov 1995  Spanaway, Pierce Co., Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Fir Lane Memorial Park
    Person ID  I58961  Munro
    Last Modified  10 Dec 2008 

    Father  William Pleasant MONROE,   b. 27 Dec 1873, Peru, Madison Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1955, Tacoma, Pierce Co., Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Sylvia May FOSTER,   b. 25 Mar 1884, , , Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1951, Yakima, Yakima Co., Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1 Mar 1903  Peru, Madison Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F20426  Group Sheet

    Family  Living 
    Children 
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    Last Modified  20 Jan 2009 
    Family ID  F20488  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • The following obituary was published in the News Tribune, Tacoma, Washington on 4 Nov 1995:

      Willa M. Woodford, 73 of Tacoma, died Thurs., Nov. 2, 1995. She was born Nov. 15, 1921 in Peru, IA. Willa was a graduate of the 1940 class of Yelm High School. She enjoyed bowling and crafts. She is survived by her husband, Louis; daughter, Leah Rae Neff, Clackamas, OR: sons, Louis K. Woodford, Springfield, OR, Les W. Woodford, Auburn; sisters, Harriet Hansen, Tacoma, Josephine Johnson, Tacoma, Shirley Waters, Yakima; 5 grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews. Friends who wish may give to Willa's favorite charity, Muscular Dystophy or a charity of their choice in her name. Services will be held Tues., Nov. 7, 11 a.m. at Fir Lane Chapel. Entombment to follow in Fir Lane Memorial Park Mausoleum.

      Compiled and edited by Allen Alger, Genealogist, Clan Munro Association, USA [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S665] Clan Munro files - Cochran, Helen M., Helen M. Cochran, Monroe Genealogy - by Helen (Hansen) Cochran - 1 Oct 2008 (Reliability: 3).