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Nedra Margaret NEWTON

Nedra Margaret NEWTON

Female 1912 - 2004  (91 years)

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  • Name Nedra Margaret NEWTON  [1
    Born 4 Dec 1912  Mellen, Ashland, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Census 23 Jan 1920  Mellen, Ashland, Wisconsin, USA 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, USA 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, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Obituary 23 Apr 2004  Ashland, Ashland, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    The Daily Press 
    • Nedra M. Cress
      Daily Press, The (Ashland, WI) '97 Friday, April 23, 2004
      PHILLIPS?Nedra Margaret Cress, 91, Phillips, died in the Phillips View Nursing Home in Phillips on Thursday, April 22, 2004. She was born in Mellen, on December 4, 1912, the daughter of Harry and Mabel (Wilson) Newton. She was married to Myrl Cress in Phillips on December 29, 1931. She was a member of the United Methodist Church of Phillips, of 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, of St. Charles, Ill., Betty (Robert) Baratka, Phillips, and Rachel (Glenn) Houck, Bloomington, Ill.; by 16 grandchildren and a number of great-grandchildren.

      She was preceded in death by her husband, Myrl, on May 10, 1979; by a daughter, Pat Dinger; a son Russell; a granddaughter, Deborah; seven sisters: Eunice, Florence, Bess, Jean, Stella, Evelyn, and infant twin sister, Edna; and by two brothers, Clyde and Harry.

      Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 24 at 11 a.m. in the United Methodist Church in Phillips with Rev. Charles DeMaris officiating. Interment will be in the Lakeside Cemetery in Phillips. Friends may call at the church on Saturday from 10 a.m. until the time of services.

      The Heindl Funeral Home in Phillips is in charge of the arrangements.
      Daily Press, The (Ashland, WI) '97 Friday, April 23, 200
    Funeral Memorial Card 24 Apr 2004  Phillips, Price, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cress, Nedra Margaret (Newton) - Funeral Memorial Card Outside
    Cress, Nedra Margaret (Newton) - Funeral Memorial Card Outside
    Cress, Nedra Margaret (Newton) - Funeral Memorial Card Inside
    Cress, Nedra Margaret (Newton) - Funeral Memorial Card Inside
    Buried 24 Apr 2004  Phillips, Price, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cress, Myrl and Nedra (Newton) - Gravestone
    Cress, Myrl and Nedra (Newton) - Gravestone
    Obituary 28 Apr 2004  Phillips, Price, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    The Phillips Bee 
    • Nedra M. Cress
      Phillips Bee, The (WI) '97 Wednesday, April 28, 2004
      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.
      Phillips Bee, The (WI) '97 Wednesday, April 28, 2004
    _UID 162E779126824DAF8E4104F5D80546FAD585 
    Person ID I121  Brenda's Branches
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2018 

    Father Harry John NEWTON, Sr,   b. 20 Apr 1871, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1966, Ontonagon, Ontonagon, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Mother Mabel WILSON,   b. 20 Sep 1878, Amherst, Portage, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1948, Ontonagon, Ontonagon, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 10 Dec 1896  Ashland, Ashland, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Newton, Harry Sr. and Mabel (Wilson) - Marriage Registation
    Newton, Harry Sr. and Mabel (Wilson) - Marriage Registation
    Newton, Harry Sr. & Mabel (Wilson) - Marriage Photo
    Newton, Harry Sr. & Mabel (Wilson) - Marriage Photo
    Family ID F61  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Myrl Oakley CRESS,   b. 13 Aug 1903, Mellen, Ashland, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1979, Phillips, Price, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 1931  Phillips, Price, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Arlene Jean CRESS,   b. 18 May 1932, Phillips, Price, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 2017, Stockton, San Joaquin, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    +2. Dorothy Marilyn CRESS,   b. 12 Dec 1933, Phillips, Price, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 2019, Marshfield, Wood, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    +3. Patricia Ann CRESS,   b. 14 Mar 1936, Phillips, Price, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 2000, Hawthorne, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     4. Russell M. CRESS,   b. 27 Oct 1938, Phillips, Price, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1992, Columbus, Muscogee, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
    +5. Jane Marie CRESS,   b. 15 Jan 1942, Phillips, Price, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 2 Apr 2019  (Age 77 years)
    +6. Betty Lou CRESS
    +7. Rachel CRESS
    Last Modified 29 Jun 2008 
    Family ID F64  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Nedra is a twin, her sister died at 3 weeks of age.

  • Sources 
    1. [S164] WI, Ashland - 1920 - US Census, Wisconsin, Ashland County.

    2. [S465] Interview - Jackie Erickson / Mike McKeown.

    3. [S164] WI, Ashland - 1920 - US Census, Wisconsin, Ashland County, Mellen; ED# 18, Sheet #16A&B, Household #283-299; Harry Newton Household (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S235] WI, Price - 1930 - US Census, Wisconsin, Price County, Phillips; SD# 2, ED# 50-21, Sheet# 19B, Dwelling/Family# 400/416 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S1069] GenealogyBank.com, (http://www.genealogybank.com/.), (http://www.genealogybank.com/ : accessed 4 Mar 2016); Nedra M. Cress; Daily Press, The, Ashland, Wisconsin, (http://www.genealogybank.com/doc/obituaries/obit/130A8C55A4F3D6C0-130A8C55A4F3D6C0. (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S1069] GenealogyBank.com, (http://www.genealogybank.com/.), (http://www.genealogybank.com/ : accessed 4 Mar 2016); Nedra M. Cress; The Phillips Bee, Wisconsin, (http://www.genealogybank.com/doc/obituaries/obit/13603B69B7B853F8-13603B69B7B853F8. (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S251] WI, Ashland, Ashland - Marriage Record - Harry Newton & Mabel Wilson, Wisconsin, Ashland County.