Doyle John Livasy1,2,3,4

M, #32287, b. 8 August 1920, d. 4 December 2000
Father*Tom N. Livasy5
Mother*Esther Stockwell3
Last Edited21 Jun 2021
     He was born on 8 August 1920 at Barnum, Webster County, Iowa, USA.1,4 Doyle married Ora Belle Gehrt at the Methodist church parsonage on 9 August 1947 at Fort Dodge, Webster County, Iowa, USA.2,4
     He died on 4 December 2000 at Valley Lutheran Hospital, Mesa, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA, at age 80.4,1
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survived by his wife, the former Ora Belle Gehrt.4      Doyle John Livasy was buried on 13 December 2000 at North Lawn Cemetery, Fort Dodge, Webster County, Iowa, USA.1,4
     
Military Service

     Doyle John Livasy began military service on 20 August 1942 at the age of 22 joining the U.S. Marines.6 Doyle John Livasy ended his military service on 1 January 1946
End of Military Service section.6

     The following newspaper article appeared in the Humboldt, Iowa Humboldt Republican 15 August 1947 :
Gehrt - Livasy Wedding
     Mr. and Mrs. V. M. Gehrt of Bradgate, announce the marriage of their daughter, Ora Belle, ot Doyle J. Livasy of Fort Dodge, son of Mrs. Esther Livasy of Fort Dodge, on August 9th, at 11 o'clock at the Methodist parsonage with the Rev. B. F. Watson officiating. They were attended by Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Larkin, of Fort Dodge.
     The bride wore a light grey wool gabardine suit and her attendant wore a brown gabardine suit. Their corsages were salmon tea roses.
     The groom wore a gray tweed suit and his attendant wore brown tweed. They both had white carnation boutonnieres.
     The bride's mother was dressed in a soft pink silk dress and the groom's mother wore rose beige net. Their corsages were salmon tea roses.
     The bride is a graduate of Bradgate high school in 1946 and also of the Fort Dodge Beauty Academy. She is employed at the Unique Beauty Salon in Fort Dodge.
     Mr. Livasy is a graduate of Fort Dodge high school. He served several years in the Marines as a first staff sergeant, twenty-hree months of which was spent overseas in the Pacific area. He is now employed at Tobins Packing Plant.
     They will be at home at 1324 Central Ave., Fort Dodge.
     Only the immediate families were guests at the wedding and dinner at Trelors.3
In the obituary of Thomas L. Maitland which printed 7 May 1948, his grandson, Doyle Levosey (sic) was listed as a pallbearer.7
     In the obituary of Ora Belle Livasy who died 11 October 2002, husband, Doyle John Livasy was listed as predeceased.2
     In the obituary of Mary Larson who died 17 September 2011, her brother-in-law, Doyle Livasy was listed as predeceased.8

Family

Ora Belle Gehrt b. 5 Feb 1928, d. 11 Oct 2002
Marriage*Doyle married Ora Belle Gehrt at the Methodist church parsonage on 9 August 1947 at Fort Dodge, Webster County, Iowa, USA.2,4 
Child

Citations

  1. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Doyle John Livasy
    Grave marker transcription:
    LIVASY
    Jeffrey D.     1953 - 1973
    Doyle J.     1920 - 2000
    Ora Belle     1928 - 2002.
  2. [S5508] Ora "Bea" Livasy, Fremont Tribune, Fremont, NE, Oct 14, 2002, viewed on-line, Obituary: Ora "Bea" Livasy. Hereinafter cited as Fremont Tribune.
  3. [S5514] Gehrt - Livasy Wedding, Humboldt Republican, Humboldt, IA, Aug 15, 1947, Page 7, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Marriage of Ora Belle Gehrt/ Doyle J Livasy 15 Aug 1947 p7 Humboldt Republican. Hereinafter cited as Humboldt Republican.
  4. [S11613] Obituaries: Doyle Livasy, Fremont Tribune, Fremont, Nebraska, 12 Dec 2000, Page 2, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Doyle John Livasy, 1920-2000 (Aged 80). Hereinafter cited as Fremont Tribune.
  5. [S283] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (United States: Social Security Administration), Name: Doyle John Livasy; Birth: 08 Aug 1920, Barnum, Iowa; Death: 04 Dec 2000 ; Parents: Tom N Livasy & Esther Stockwell. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Social Security Applications.
  6. [S3870] U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010 (Publisher: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs), Ancestry.com, U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010; "Original data: Beneficiary Identification Records Locator Subsystem (BIRLS) Death File. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs."; cited as "BIRLS Death File., Doyle J Livasy, Birth Date: 08 Aug 1920, Death Date: 04 Dec 2000, Enlistment Date: 20 Aug 1942, Enlistment Branch: M, Discharge Date: 01 Jan 1946.
  7. [S5500] Thomas L. Maitland, Nashua Reporter, Nashua, IA, May 19, 1948, Page 1, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Thomas L Maitland - Part 1 and Obituary: Thomas L Maitland - Part 2. Hereinafter cited as Nashua Reporter.
  8. [S11237] Unknown article title, Harris Funeral Home, unknown location, Obituary: Mary Larson née Gehrt. Hereinafter cited as Harris Funeral Home.
  9. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Jeffrey Dale Livasy
    Grave marker transcription:
    LIVASY
    Jeffrey D.     1953 - 1973
    Doyle J.     1920 - 2000
    Ora Belle     1928 - 2002.
  10. [S5523] (none), Humboldt Independent, Humboldt, IA, May 23, 1970, Page 3, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com. Hereinafter cited as Humboldt Republican.

Leota Blanche Otter1,2

F, #32291, b. 7 December 1906, d. 20 June 1993
Father*Mathew Otter3,5
Mother*Lottie Hurlbut3,4 b. c 1883
Last Edited23 Feb 2021
     She was born on 7 December 1906 at Clark County, South Dakota, USA.3,5,4 Leota married Clifford O. Peterson on 19 June 1930 at Garden City, Clark County, South Dakota, USA.6,7 Leota Blanche married J. Matt on 1 March 1937 at Estherville, Emmet County, Iowa, USA. This was the second marriage for both of them.8,5 Leota married Andrew Evan Ostland on 23 April 1960 at Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA.9,10
     She died on 20 June 1993 at Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA, at age 86.11      Leota Blanche Otter was buried at Dawn Valley Memorial Park, Bloomington, Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA.11

Census Data

     Leota Maitland appeared on the 1940 U.S. Federal Census of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, enumerated 10 April 1940, enumerated as a widow. Were listed as living with her. In addition, her mother, Lottie Otter was also included in the household.4
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Nashua, Iowa Nashua Reporter 17 March 1937 :
Local Items
     ...Mrs. Laura Crooks received a notice of the marriage of her brother, J. Matt Maitland, to Mrs. Leota Peterson of Mankato, Minn., last week at Estherville, Iowa. Mr. and Mrs. J. Matt Maitland accompanied by his father, T. L. Maitland, came from Minneapolis Thursday, and took Mrs. T. L. Maitland to visit relatives in Elgin. Illinois.8

     In the obituary of Thomas Matthais Maitland who died 11 June 1939, his step-mother, Leota Blanche Maitland was listed as a survivor.12

Family 1

Clifford O. Peterson b. c 1896, d. 24 Dec 1935
Marriage*Leota married Clifford O. Peterson on 19 June 1930 at Garden City, Clark County, South Dakota, USA.6,7 

Family 2

James Matthais Maitland b. 12 Apr 1896, d. 17 Mar 1939
Marriage*Leota Blanche married J. Matt on 1 March 1937 at Estherville, Emmet County, Iowa, USA. This was the second marriage for both of them.8,5 
Child

Family 3

Andrew Evan Ostland d. 1 Jul 1986
Marriage*Leota married Andrew Evan Ostland on 23 April 1960 at Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA.9,10 

Citations

  1. [S283] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (United States: Social Security Administration), Name: Raymond Earl Maitland. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Social Security Applications.
  2. [S2700] Minnesota, Birth Index, 1935-2000 (Publisher: Minnesota Department of Health), Ancestry.com, Minnesota, Birth Index, 1935-1995; "This index can be used to order copies of the documents from VitalChek"; cited as "Minnesota Birth Index., Raymond Earl Maitland; Born: 27 Aug 1939, Hennepin, Minnesota, USA; Parents: James Mathias Maitland and Leota Blanche Maitland.
  3. [S3874] South Dakota Births, 1856-1903 (Publisher: South Dakota Department of Health), Ancestry.com, South Dakota Births, 1856-1903; "his database contains all the births that were filed with the U.S. state of South Dakota through 1918. No images are included"; cited as "South Dakota Births, 1856-1903., Leota Otter; Birth: 07 Dec 1906,Clark, South Dakota, USA; Parents: Mathew Otter & Lotte Hulbert.
  4. [S10971] Leota Maitland household, 18 Apr 1940 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota; ; Page: 5A; Family: 134, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: T627-1988, Enumeration District: 89-184.
  5. [S5536] Iowa, U.S., Marriage Records, 1880-1951 (Publisher: Iowa Department of Public Health), Ancestry.com, Iowa, U.S., Marriage Records, 1880-1951; "Index and images of Iowa marriages"; cited as "Iowa, Marriage Records., James Matthias Maitland & Leota Blanche Peterson; Marriage Date: 01 Mar 1937, Estherville, Iowa, USA.
  6. [S3375] South Dakota Marriages, 1905-1949, online South Dakota Marriages, 1905-1949, Clifford Peterson & Leota B Otter; married 19 Jun 1930, Clark, South Dakota, USA. Hereinafter cited as South Dakota Marriages, 1905-1949.
  7. [S5505] (none), Nashua Reporter, Nashua, IA, Mar 17, 1937, Page 8, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, The Nashua Reporter (Nashua, Iowa); 17 Mar 1937, Wed, Page 8, column 4
    Mrs. Laura Crooks received a notice of the marriage of her brother J. Matt Maitland, to Mrs. Leota Peterson .... Hereinafter cited as Nashua Reporter.
  8. [S5505] Nashua Reporter, Mar 17, 1937, Page 8, column 4, Marriage: Maitland -- Peterson.
  9. [S2701] Minnesota, Death Index, 1908-2017 (Publisher: Minnesota Department of Health), Ancestry.com, Minnesota, Death Index, 1908-2017; "This index can be used to order copies of the documents from VitalChek"; cited as "Minnesota, Death Index., Leota O Ostlund; Death Date: 20 Jun 1993, Hennepin.
  10. [S10972] Minnesota Officail Marriage System search (Publisher: Minnesota Association of County Officers (MACO)), Minnesota Official Marriage System (MOMS)®, Minnesota Officail Marriage System search; "This system allows you to search for Minnesota marriages, returning the names of the applicants, marriage date and county of marriage. Copies can be requested"; cited as "MOMS search., OSTLUND, ANDREW EVAN & MAITLAND, LEOTA BLANCHE; Married: 23 Apr 1960, HENNEPIN, Minnesota.
  11. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Leota Blanche Ostlund née Otter
    Grave marker transcription:
    OSTLUND
    Andrew E.     1905 - 1986
    Leota     1906 - 1993.
  12. [S10967] Services for Thomas Maitland, The Minneapolis Star, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 16 Jun 1939, Page 26, column 7 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Thomas MAITLAND (Aged 18). Hereinafter cited as Minneapolis Star.

Clifford O. Peterson1

M, #32292, b. circa 1896, d. 24 December 1935
Last Edited23 Feb 2021
     He was born circa 1896.2 Clifford married Leota Blanche Otter on 19 June 1930 at Garden City, Clark County, South Dakota, USA.2,3
     He died on 24 December 1935 at Faribault, Rice County, Minnesota, USA.1

Family

Leota Blanche Otter b. 7 Dec 1906, d. 20 Jun 1993

Citations

  1. [S2701] Minnesota, Death Index, 1908-2017 (Publisher: Minnesota Department of Health), Ancestry.com, Minnesota, Death Index, 1908-2017; "This index can be used to order copies of the documents from VitalChek"; cited as "Minnesota, Death Index., Clifford O Petersen; 24 Dec 1935, Faribault.
  2. [S3375] South Dakota Marriages, 1905-1949, online South Dakota Marriages, 1905-1949, Clifford Peterson & Leota B Otter; married 19 Jun 1930, Clark, South Dakota, USA. Hereinafter cited as South Dakota Marriages, 1905-1949.
  3. [S5505] (none), Nashua Reporter, Nashua, IA, Mar 17, 1937, Page 8, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, The Nashua Reporter (Nashua, Iowa); 17 Mar 1937, Wed, Page 8, column 4
    Mrs. Laura Crooks received a notice of the marriage of her brother J. Matt Maitland, to Mrs. Leota Peterson .... Hereinafter cited as Nashua Reporter.

Jeffrey Dale Livasy1,2

M, #32295, b. 1 July 1953, d. 24 June 1973
Father*Doyle John Livasy1,2,3 b. 8 Aug 1920, d. 4 Dec 2000
Mother*Ora Belle Gehrt1,2,3 b. 5 Feb 1928, d. 11 Oct 2002
Relationship4th cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited21 Jun 2021
     He was born on 1 July 1953 at Fort Dodge, Webster County, Iowa, USA.1
     He died on 24 June 1973 at Dickinson County, Iowa, USA, at age 19.1
     He was commonly known as Jeff.3
     In the obituary of Ora Belle Livasy who died 11 October 2002, Jeffrey Dale Livasy was listed as predeceased.2

Citations

  1. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Jeffrey Dale Livasy
    Grave marker transcription:
    LIVASY
    Jeffrey D.     1953 - 1973
    Doyle J.     1920 - 2000
    Ora Belle     1928 - 2002.
  2. [S5508] Ora "Bea" Livasy, Fremont Tribune, Fremont, NE, Oct 14, 2002, viewed on-line, Obituary: Ora "Bea" Livasy. Hereinafter cited as Fremont Tribune.
  3. [S5523] (none), Humboldt Independent, Humboldt, IA, May 23, 1970, Page 3, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com. Hereinafter cited as Humboldt Republican.