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Nedra Margaret Newton

Female 1912 - 2004  (91 years)


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  • Name Nedra Margaret Newton  [1
    Born 4 Dec 1912  Mellen, Ashland, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Census 23 Jan 1920  Mellen, Ashland, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    1920 US Federal 
    • in the Harry Newton household . Enumerated were Harry (head) age 47; Mable (wife) age 43; Bess (daughter) age 20; Florence (daughter) age 16; Evelyn (daughter) age 12; Harry (son) age 10; Eunice (daughter) age 9; Nedra (daughter) age 7; Stella (daughter) age 5; Jean (daughter) age 3 11/12; and Clyde (son) age 2/12
    Census 11 Apr 1930  Phillips, Price, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    1930 US Federal 
    • in the Harry Newton household. Enumerated were Harry (head) age 57; Mable (wife) age 54; Harry (son) age 20; Eunice (daughter) age 18; Nedra (daughter) age 17; Stella (daughter) age 16; Jean (daughter) age 14; and Clyde (son) age 10.
    Died 22 Apr 2004  Phillips, Price, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Nedra M. Cress, 91,
      The Philiips Bee Online <http://www.phillipswi.com/> Obituaries 4-28-04
      Nedra Margaret Cress, age 91, of Phillips, passed away in the Pleasant View Nursing Home in Phillips on Thursday, April 22, 2004. She was born in Mellen, on Dec. 4, 1912, the daughter of Harry and Mabel (Wilson) Newton. She was married to Myrl Cress in Phillips on Dec. 29, 1931. She was a member of the United Methodist Church of Phillips, the Cloverleaf Rebekah Lodge of Park Falls, and a past member of the Women of the Loyal Order of the Moose. In her free time she enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, berry picking, baking and gardening.
      She is survived by five daughters: Arlene Price, Stockton, Calif., Dorothy Holmes, Phillips, Jane (Jerry) Campbell, St. Charles, Ill., Betty (Robert) Baratka, Phillips and Rachel (Glenn) Houck, Bloomingdale, Ill.; 16 grandchildren, and a number of great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Myrl, on May 10, 1979; one daughter, Pat Dinger; one son, Russell; one granddaughter, Deborah; seven sisters, Eunice, Florence, Bess, Jean, Stella, Evelyn and infant twin sister, Edna; and by two brothers, Clyde and Harry.
      Funeral services were held on Saturday, April 24 in the United Methodist Church in Phillips where the Rev. Charles DeMaris officiated. Interment was held in the Lakeside Cemetery in Phillips. Friends were able to call the church on Saturday before the time of service.
      The Heindl Funeral Home in Phillips was in charge of the arrangements.
    Funeral Memorial Card 24 Apr 2004  Phillips, Price, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Buried 24 Apr 2004  Lakeside Cemetery, Phillips, Price, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cress, Myrl and Nedra (Newton) Gravestone
    Cress, Myrl and Nedra (Newton) Gravestone
    Person ID I121  Brendas Branches
    Last Modified 21 Jan 2014 

    Father Harry John Newton,   b. 2 Apr 1872, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1966, Ontonagon, Ontonagon, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Mother Mabel Wilson,   b. 20 Sep 1878, Amherst, Portage, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1948, Ontonagon, Ontonagon, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 10 Dec 1896  Ashland, Ashland, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Marriage Registation
    Marriage Registation
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    Family ID F61  Group Sheet

    Family Myrl Oakley Cress,   b. 13 Aug 1903, Mellen, Ashland, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1979, Phillips, Price, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 1931  Phillips, Price, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Arlene Jean Cress
    +2. Dorothy Marilyn Cress
    +3. Patricia Ann Cress,   b. 14 Mar 1936, Phillips, Price, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 2000, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     4. Russell M. Cress,   b. 27 Oct 1938, Phillips, Price, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1992, Columbus, Muscogee, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
    +5. Jane Marie Cress
    +6. Betty Lou Cress
    +7. Rachel Cress
    Last Modified 29 Jun 2008 
    Family ID F64  Group Sheet