HAVRE DAILY NEWS Monday, August 11, 2003

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LUCILLE MAYER


Mayer

HARLEM - Lucille Mildred Mayer, 94, died on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2003, at a Havre care center of natural causes.

A memorial service is pending. Cremation has taken place with entombment at the Portland Memorial Mausoleum in Portland, Ore.

Lucille was born on June 10, 1909, in Harlem to Ole and Viola (Cecil) Nelson. She graduated from Harlem High School in 1927 and worked in the local theater, grocery store and Montana Power office.

Lucille married Jack Mayer on Oct. 30, 1929 in Chinook. They celebrated over 50 years of marriage. Jack died in 1985.

They moved from Harlem in the 1940s and resided in Portland, Ore. She was a housewife during those years.

In June 1997, she moved to Havre and resided with relatives and at Northern Montana Care Center.

Lucille was a sports enthusiast and enjoyed watching the Portland Trailblazers basketball games. She enjoyed listening to music and doing flower gardening.

In her youth, she attended the E.U.B. Church in Harlem and sang in the choir.

Lillian was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Jack Mayer; and sisters, Vivian Yeoman, Emma Foote, Evelyn Nelson and Lillian Upshaw.

Survivors include her sister, Selma Conner of Havre; and several nieces and nephews.

Arrangements are by Edwards Funeral Home of Chinook

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GREAT FALLS TRIBUNE Tuesday, August 12, 2003

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Lucille Mildred Mayer

 

HARLEM -- Harlem native Lucille Mildred Mayer, 94, of Havre, who enjoyed music, flower gardening and sports, especially Portland Trailblazers basketball, died of natural causes Wednesday at Northern Montana Care Center in Havre.

Memorial services are pending and cremation has taken place with entombment at the Portland Memorial Mausoleum in Portland, Ore. Edwards Funeral Home of Chinook is handling arrangements.

Survivors include a sister, Selma Conner of Havre.

Her husband, Jack Mayer, died in 1985

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GREAT FALLS TRIBUNE Wednesday, August 13, 2003

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Lucille Mildred Mayer

 

HARLEM -- Lucille Mildred (Nelson) Mayer, 94, a Harlem homemaker, died of natural causes Aug. 6 at a Havre care center.

Cremation has taken place, with entombment in the Portland Memorial Mausoleum in Portland, Ore. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Edwards Funeral Home of Chinook is in charge of arrangements.

Survivors include a sister, Selma Conner of Havre; and several nieces and nephews.

Lucille was born June 10, 1909, in Harlem, Mont., the eldest of six daughters born to Ole and Viola (Cecil) Nelson. She graduated from Harlem High School in 1927, and worked in the local theater, grocery store and Montana Power office.

She married Jack Mayer on Oct. 30, 1929, in Chinook. They moved from Harlem in the 1940s and resided in Portland, Ore. She was a housewife during those years. Lucille and Jack celebrated more than 50 years of marriage before Jack's death in 1985.

In June 1997, she moved to Havre and resided with relatives at Northern Montana Care Center.

Lucille was a sports enthusiast and enjoyed watching the Portland Trailblazers basketball games. She enjoyed listening to music and doing flower gardening. In her youth, she attended the E.U.B. Church in Harlem and sang in the choir.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Mayer; her parents; and sisters Vivian Yeoman, Emma Foote, Evelyn Nelson and Lillian Upshaw

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