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Lawrence Lee Berkshire
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Birth: Mar. 9, 1893
Lawrence County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 12, 1978
Lawrence County
Illinois, USA

Lawrence L. Berkshire, 85, Sumner, died Sunday in Lawrence County Memorial Hospital.

Member of First Christian Church, Bridgeport and was a retired farmer and stockman.

Born in Petty Township, Lawrence County March 9, 1893, he was the son of Elmer S. and Ada Parrott Berkshire.

He was first married to Ella Dowell who preceded him in death. He later married Luella Dutton, who survives.

Other survivors are: daughters, Mrs. Gene (Rosella) Lewis, Sumner, Mrs. Doyle (Ada) Sharett, Robinson, Mrs. Paul (Miriam) Baltzell, Sumner, Mrs. Phillip (Carol) Starkman, Titusville, FL and Mrs. Junior (Margaret) Wolfe, Lawrenceville.

Burial will be in Pleasant Hill (Petty) Cemetery.

There was a date penned in on the obit of 12 March 1978. Don't know if that is the date of the newspaper or the death date. 
Family links: 
  Elmer Stanton Berkshire (1868 - 1924)
  Ada C Parrott Berkshire (1872 - 1932)
  Edith Luella Dutton Berkshire (1901 - 1993)*
  Ella Dowell Berkshire (1892 - 1967)*
  Rosella Lea Berkshire Dutton (1917 - 2007)*
  Ada Kathryn Berkshire Sharrett (1921 - 2004)*
  Miriam LouVern Berkshire Baltzell (1923 - 2016)*
  Margaret A. Berkshire Wolfe (1928 - 2014)*
  Infant Daughter Berkshire (1930 - 1930)*
  Stella Berkshire (1891 - 1907)*
  Lawrence Lee Berkshire (1893 - 1978)
*Calculated relationship
Pleasant Hill Cemetery
Lawrence County
Illinois, USA
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Record added: Jan 07, 2009
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Lawrence Lee Berkshire
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