Relfe,  Dessie Lorene

Relfe, Dessie Lorene

Female 1910 - 1984  (74 years)  

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  • Name Relfe, Dessie Lorene  [1, 2
    Born 31 Mar 1910  Fairmount, Grant County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Census 9 Apr 1940  Anderson, Madison County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 3 Aug 1984  Hancock County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Anderson Memorial Park, Anderson, Madison County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I10719  Sackett
    Last Modified 1 Sep 2017 

    Family 1 Mason, Gordon Gail,   b. 30 Nov 1901, Farmland, Randolph County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1996, Clermont County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 28 Feb 1925  Hartford City, Blackford County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Divorce Filing: May 1930; Anderson, Madison, Indiana, USA
      Divorce Granted: 9 dec 1930; Anderson, Madison, Indiana, USA
    Divorced 9 Dec 1930 
    Children 
     1. Living
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2014 
    Family ID F4278  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Rhoads, Chester Frank "Chet",   b. 1 May 1888, Anderson, Madison County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1962, Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Children 
     1. Rhoads, David Lee,   b. 12 Aug 1938, Anderson, Madison County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 2015, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     2. Rhoads, Daniel Dee "Danny",   b. 22 Aug 1941, Anderson, Madison County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 2012, Harrisburg Hospital, Harrisburg, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    Last Modified 15 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F13522  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Mar 1910 - Fairmount, Grant County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Feb 1925 - Hartford City, Blackford County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Rhoads, David Lee - 12 Aug 1938 - Anderson, Madison County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 9 Apr 1940 - Anderson, Madison County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Rhoads, Daniel Dee "Danny" - 22 Aug 1941 - Anderson, Madison County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Aug 1984 - Hancock County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Anderson Memorial Park, Anderson, Madison County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos 3 photos

    Headstones
    Relfe, Dessie Lorene
    Relfe, Dessie Lorene
    Maintained by: Ted Smith
    Originally Created by: Phyllis Davis
    Record added: Oct 15, 2010
    Find A Grave Memorial# 60138297
    Headstone photo by: Coleen Sanders Broyles

  • Notes 
    • For much of her life, Dessie Relfe Rhoads worked as a machinist for Anaconda Copper in Anderson, IN and lived nearby at 2614 Meridian St. She was an avid bowler.

      Obituary from Anderson Sunday Herald, Aug 5, 1984:

      Dessie L. Rhoads, 74, Anderson, died Friday evening at Hancock County Memorial Hospital after a sudden illness.

      She was born in Fairmount and was a resident of Anderson most of he rlife. She retired from Anaconda Wire after 30 years of employment. She also had worked at National Tile Company and was a member of the First Church of the Nazarine, the Rains Bowlettes and the East Side Lanes Retirees League.

      She is survived by two sons, David Rhoads of Chicago and Daniel Rhoads of Duncannon, Pa.; a daughter, Mildred Smith of Sunnyvale, Calif.; 12 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

      Services will be Monday at 10:30 a.m. at the Robert D. Loose Funeral Home with the Rev. Roland Dunlop officiating. Burial will be at Anderson MemorialPark Cemetery.

      Friends may call at the funeral home today from 2 to 9 p.m.

      Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.
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      SS#: 305-10-4869
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      Find A Grave Memorial
      Dessie Lorene (Relfe) Rhoads
      Birth: «tab»Mar. 31, 1910
      Fairmount
      Grant County
      Indiana, USA
      Death: «tab»Jul. 3, 1984
      Greenfield
      Hancock County
      Indiana, USA

      For much of her life, Dessie Relfe Rhoads worked as a machinist for Anaconda Copper in Anderson, IN and lived nearby at 2614 Meridian St. She was an avid bowler.

      Obituary from Anderson Sunday Herald, Aug 5, 1984:

      Dessie L. Rhoads, 74, Anderson, died Friday evening at Hancock County Memorial Hospital after a sudden illness.

      She was born in Fairmount and was a resident of Anderson most of he rlife. She retired from Anaconda Wire after 30 years of employment. She also had worked at National Tile Company and was a member of the First Church of the Nazarine, the Rains Bowlettes and the East Side Lanes Retirees League.

      She is survived by two sons, David Rhoads of Chicago and Daniel Rhoads of Duncannon, Pa.; a daughter, Mildred Smith of Sunnyvale, Calif.; 12 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

      Services will be Monday at 10:30 a.m. at the Robert D. Loose Funeral Home with the Rev. Roland Dunlop officiating. Burial will be at Anderson Memorial Park Cemetery.

      Friends may call at the funeral home today from 2 to 9 p.m.

      Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.

      Additional information:
      Dessie first married Gordon Gayle Mason on 28 Feb 1925 in Hanford City, Blackford Co., IN. Divorce papers were filed in May 1930 in Anderson, Madison Co., IN. They had one daughter.

      Dessie next married Chester Frank Rhoads on 26 Nov 1930 in Greenville, Darke Co., IN. They had two sons.

      Family links:
      Parents:
      Arlie Relfe (1882 - 1919)
      Bessie Florence Stinson Relfe Shaw (1887 - 1930)
      Spouses:
      Gordon Gayle Mason (1901 - 1996)
      Chester Frank Rhoads (1888 - 1963)
      Children:
      Daniel Dee Rhoads (1941 - 2012)*
      Sibling:
      Dessie Lorene Relfe Rhoads (1910 - 1984)
      Myron Relfe (1916 - 1920)*

      Burial:
      Anderson Memorial Park, Anderson, Madison County, Indiana, USA

      Maintained by: Ted Smith
      Originally Created by: Phyllis Davis
      Record added: Oct 15, 2010
      Find A Grave Memorial# 60138297
      Headstone picture added by: Colleen Sanders Brown
      2 headstone pictures added by: Phyllis Davis


      1940 Census, enumerated 9 Apr 1940 at 2614 Meridian Street, Ward 2, Anderson, Anderson Township, Madison, Indiana, United States; all three resided in same house in 1935

      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      Chester Rhoads Head M 53 Indiana Occupation: Railroad Flagman
      Dessie Rhoads Wife F 31 Indiana Occupation: Board shaker at Wall & Floor Manfacurers
      Mildred Mason Stepdaughter F 13 Indiana
      David Rhoads Son M 1 Indiana

      District: 48-21 , Family Number: 112 , Sheet Number and Letter: 5A , Line Number: 22 , Affiliate Publication Number: T627 , Affiliate Film Number: 1072 , Digital Folder Number: 005459828 , Image Number: 00742

  • Sources 
    1. [S184] Ted Smith.

    2. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com), Memorial# 60138297 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S116] Social Security Death Index, http://www.familytreelegends.com (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S814] 1940 U.S. Census, 19 Apr 2015.
      1940 Census, enumerated 9 Apr 1940 at 2614 Meridian Street, Ward 2, Anderson, Anderson Township, Madison, Indiana, United States; all three resided in same house in 1935

      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      Chester Rhoads Head M 53 Indiana Occupation: Railroad Flagman
      Dessie Rhoads Wife F 31 Indiana Occupation: Board shaker at Wall & Floor Manfacurers
      Mildred Mason Stepdaughter F 13 Indiana
      David Rhoads Son M 1 Indiana

      District: 48-21 , Family Number: 112 , Sheet Number and Letter: 5A , Line Number: 22 , Affiliate Publication Number: T627 , Affiliate Film Number: 1072 , Digital Folder Number: 005459828 , Image Number: 00742


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