Obit:

Garner, Mathilda (1908 - 1976)

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GARNER ULE MURPHY FINSTAD HRIBAR BRAUN

----Source: Tribune-Record-Gleaner 10/27/1976

 

MATHILDA GARNER


A former Willard, Clark County resident, Mrs. Ralph Garner, passed away Sept. 30, 1976, at Antelope Valley Hospital, Lancaster, Calif.

 

Funeral services were held on Oct. 2, with burial in Searles Valley Cemetery, Trona, Calif.


The former Mathilda Ule was born Oct. 18, 1908, in Lorain, Ohio, to Joseph and Mary Ule. She came to Willard with her parents in 1914.


She was educated in rural Willard schools and graduated from Greenwood High School. She received her nurses training in St. Mary's Hospital, Milwaukee, graduating as a registered nurse. Mathilda served as a lieutenant in World War II with the Army Nurse Corp in Oregon.


She was married to Ralph A. Garner, who survives her. Also surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Timothy (Kathleen) Murphy, Whittier, Calif. two grandchildren three sisters, Mrs. Elmer (Mary) Finstad, Chevy Chase, Maryland Mrs. Joseph (Olga) Hribar, Willard Mrs. Clayton (Alice) Braun, Greenwood and two brothers, Joseph A. Ule, Plymouth and Edward K. Ule, Minneapolis, Minn.

 

 


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