Geoffry Lee Landmesser1,2,3

M, #32303, b. 30 May 1927, d. 30 December 2008
Last Edited10 Nov 2018
     He was born on 30 May 1927 at Gilmore City, Humboldt County, Iowa, USA.4,5,3
     He died on 30 December 2008 at Gilmore City, Humboldt County, Iowa, USA, at age 81.3,5,4 Geoffry Lee Landmesser was buried at Marble Valley Cemetery, Gilmore City, Humboldt County, Iowa, USA.3
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary.4
     
Military Service

     Geoffry Lee Landmesser began military service on 1 June 1944 at the age of 17 U.S. Navy.6,4 Geoffry Lee Landmesser ended his military service on 22 March 1948 left US Navy and joined US Coast Guard.
End of Military Service section.6

Military Service

     Geoffry Lee Landmesser began military service after 22 March 1948 US Coast Guard.6 Geoffry Lee Landmesser ended his military service in 1965
End of Military Service section.4

     His name was also recorded as Geoff.7
     In the obituary of Ora Belle Livasy who died 11 October 2002, brother-in-law, Geoffry Lee Landmesser was listed as a survivor.7
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared Harris Funeral Homes published in West Bend, Iowa, 1 January 2009 .4

Citations

  1. [S5523] (none), Humboldt Independent, Humboldt, IA, May 23, 1970, Page 3, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com. Hereinafter cited as Humboldt Republican.
  2. [S5524] Mrs. Michael Harris is honored with brifal shower, Humboldt Independent, Humboldt, IA, Jun 27, 1973, Page 7, column 5, 6 & 7 viewed at Newspapers.com. Hereinafter cited as Humboldt Independent.
  3. [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., http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
    Geoffry Lee "Geoff" Landmesser.
  4. [S5527] Geoffry Lee Landmesser, Harris Funeral Home, West Bend, IA, Jan 1, 2009 viewed at Harris Funeral Homes, Obituary: Geoffry Lee Landmesser (Published in Messenger News, Jan 1, 2009). Hereinafter cited as Harris Funeral Home.
  5. [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., Name: Geoffry Landmesser
    Birth Date:     30 May 1927
    Death Date:     30 Dec 2008.
  6. [S5528] Iowa, World War II Bonus Case Files, 1947-1954, online Iowa, World War II Bonus Case Files, 1947-1954, Name: Geoffry L Landmesser
    Birth Date:     30 May 1927
    Birth Place:     Gilmore City, Iowa
    Application Date:     14 Sep 1949
    Application Place:     Fort Dodge, Iowa, USA
    Date of Entry:     1 Jun 1944
    Date of Separation:     22 Mar 1948
    Date of departure from US:     3 Jan 1945
    Date of return to US:     5? Jan 1947
    US Navy:     '44-'48
    US Coast Guard:     '48 to present (application 14 Sep1949). Hereinafter cited as Iowa, World War II Bonus Case Files.
  7. [S5508] Ora "Bea" Livasy, Fremont Tribune, Fremont, NE, Oct 14, 2002, viewed on-line, Obituary: Ora "Bea" Livasy. Hereinafter cited as Fremont Tribune.

Dale Vernon Gehrt1,2,3,4

M, #32305, b. 7 November 1931, d. 1 June 2014
Father*Vernon Michael Gehrt2,3,4 b. 11 Feb 1902, d. Aug 1980
Mother*Emma Cordelia Maitland2,3,4 b. 18 Nov 1905, d. 21 Jan 1992
Relationship4th cousin of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited1 Jun 2020
     He was born on 7 November 1931 at Havelock, Iowa, USA.5,3,4 Dale married Delores Ann Ellis on 17 April 1954 at Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USA.3,6,7 Dale Vernon Gehrt and Delores Ann Ellis were divorced in 1975.3,6 Dale married Elsie Schertz in 1985.3
     He died on 1 June 2014 at Jack C. Montgomery VA Hospital, Muskogee, Oklahoma, USA, at age 82.5,3
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Delores Ann Ellis. Predeceased: Vernon Michael Gehrt, Emma Cordelia Maitland, Elsie Schertz, Ora Belle Gehrt and Mary Lou Gehert.5,3 Dale Vernon Gehrt was buried on 10 June 2014 at Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Fort Gibson, Oklahoma, USA.5,1
     
Military Service

     Dale Vernon Gehrt began military service circa April 1952 in the U.S. Marine Corps.8

Census Data

     Dale Vernon Gehrt appeared on the 1940 U.S. Federal Census of Bradgate, Humboldt County, Iowa, in the household of Vernon Michael Gehrt.4
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Humboldt, Iowa Humboldt Republican 4 June 1954 :
Dale Gehrt of Bradgate Weds Girl from Oklahoma
Bradgate - Miss Delores Ellis of Oklahoma and Cpl. Dale V. Gehrt, son of Mr. and Mrs. V. M. Gehrt of Bradgate, were married Saturday, April 17, in Los (sic) Vegas, Nev.

Corporal Gehrt was graduated from Bradgate high school in 1949 and attended Tobin Business college in Fort Dodge. He was then employed in the Tobin Packing company in Fort Dodge.

After enlisting in the marines, he took his boot training at Camp Pendleton, Calif., and then spent 13 months in Korea with the First Marine Division. He is now in the PX, stationed at the Naval Ordinance Testing Station at Ingokermo, China Lake, Calif.

His bride, whose former home was Oklahoma, is employed as a stenographer at the same base.

They are residing at Ridgecrest, Calif., until Corporal Gehrt receives his discharge from service.7

     In the obituary of Ora Belle Livasy who died 11 October 2002, Dale Vernon Gehrt was listed as a survivor.2
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home published in Eufaula, Oklahoma, 4 June 2014 .3


External link for Dale Vernon Gehrt on his WeRelate Wiki Person Page.9
     In the obituary of Delores Ann Ellis who died 15 March 2015, 1st husband, Dale Vernon Gehrt was listed as predeceased.6

Family 1

Delores Ann Ellis b. 17 Nov 1934, d. 15 Mar 2015
Marriage*Dale married Delores Ann Ellis on 17 April 1954 at Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USA.3,6,7 
Divorce* Dale Vernon Gehrt and Delores Ann Ellis were divorced in 1975.3,6  

Family 2

Elsie Schertz d. 2000
Marriage*Dale married Elsie Schertz in 1985.3 

Citations

  1. [S5509] Dale Vernon Gehrt, Messenger News, Fort Dodge, IA, Jun 8, 2014, viewed on-line viewed at Messenger News. Hereinafter cited as Messenger News.
  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. [S5511] Dale Vernon Gehrt, Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home, Eufaula, OK, Jun 4, 2014 viewed at Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home, Obituary: Dale Vernon Gehrt. Hereinafter cited as Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home.
  4. [S5535] Vernon Gehrt household, Apr 5, 1940 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Bradgate, Humboldt, Iowa; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 46-1, Ancestry.com Roll: T627_1167.
  5. [S5510] Nationwide Gravesite Locator, online http://gravelocator.cem.va.gov/, GEHRT, DALE VERNON
    CPL US MARINE CORPS
    KOREA
    DATE OF BIRTH: 11/07/1931
    DATE OF DEATH: 06/01/2014
    BURIED AT: SECTION COL1 ROW H SITE 55
    FT. GIBSON NATIONAL CEMETERY
    1423 CEMETERY ROAD FORT GIBSON, OK 74434
    (918) 478-2334. Hereinafter cited as Nationwide Gravesite Locator.
  6. [S5513] Delores Ann Johnson, Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula, IA, about Mar 16, 2015 viewed at Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home, Obituary: Delores Ann Johnson née Ellis It is unclear whether Mike and Donna, or Becky and Ivan were the parents of her grandchildren - Dawn, Amber and Mindy.. Hereinafter cited as Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory.
  7. [S5515] Dale Gehrt of Bradgate Weds Girl from Oklahoma, Humboldt Republican, Humboldt, IA, Jun 4, 1954, Page 7, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, The Humboldt Republican (Humboldt, Iowa); 4 Jun 1954, Fri; Page 7, column 4
    Dale Gehrt of Bradgate Erds Girl from Oklahoma. Hereinafter cited as Humboldt Republican.
  8. [S5512] U.S. Marine Corps Muster Rolls, 1798-1958, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1089, Name: Dale V Gehrt
    Muster Date:     Jul 1952
    Rank:     Private First Class
    Station:     Cas Serviceco Hq and Servbn Trng and Repl Command, Camp Pendleton California. Hereinafter cited as US Marine Corps Muster Rolls.
  9. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).

Delores Ann Ellis1,2

F, #32306, b. 17 November 1934, d. 15 March 2015
Last Edited1 Jun 2020
     She was born on 17 November 1934 at Checotah, McIntosh County, Oklahoma, USA.1 Delores married Dale Vernon Gehrt on 17 April 1954 at Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USA.2,1,3 Delores married Marshall Warren circa 1975.1 Delores Ann Ellis and Dale Vernon Gehrt were divorced in 1975.2,1 Delores married Jess K Johnson in 1983.1
     She died on 15 March 2015 at Oklahoma, USA, at age 80.1
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Predeceased: Dale Vernon Gehrt, Marshall Warren and Jess K Johnson.1 Delores Ann Ellis was buried at Greenlawn Cemetery, Checotah, McIntosh County, Oklahoma, USA.1
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Humboldt, Iowa Humboldt Republican 4 June 1954 :
Dale Gehrt of Bradgate Weds Girl from Oklahoma
Bradgate - Miss Delores Ellis of Oklahoma and Cpl. Dale V. Gehrt, son of Mr. and Mrs. V. M. Gehrt of Bradgate, were married Saturday, April 17, in Los (sic) Vegas, Nev.

Corporal Gehrt was graduated from Bradgate high school in 1949 and attended Tobin Business college in Fort Dodge. He was then employed in the Tobin Packing company in Fort Dodge.

After enlisting in the marines, he took his boot training at Camp Pendleton, Calif., and then spent 13 months in Korea with the First Marine Division. He is now in the PX, stationed at the Naval Ordinance Testing Station at Ingokermo, China Lake, Calif.

His bride, whose former home was Oklahoma, is employed as a stenographer at the same base.

They are residing at Ridgecrest, Calif., until Corporal Gehrt receives his discharge from service.3

     In the obituary of Dale Vernon Gehrt who died 1 June 2014, 1st wife, Delores Ann Ellis was listed as a survivor.4,2

Family 1

Dale Vernon Gehrt b. 7 Nov 1931, d. 1 Jun 2014
Marriage*Delores married Dale Vernon Gehrt on 17 April 1954 at Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USA.2,1,3 
Divorce* Delores Ann Ellis and Dale Vernon Gehrt were divorced in 1975.2,1  

Family 2

Marshall Warren d. 1982
Marriage*Delores married Marshall Warren circa 1975.1 

Family 3

Jess K Johnson
Marriage*Delores married Jess K Johnson in 1983.1 

Citations

  1. [S5513] Delores Ann Johnson, Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory, Eufaula, IA, about Mar 16, 2015 viewed at Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home, Obituary: Delores Ann Johnson née Ellis It is unclear whether Mike and Donna, or Becky and Ivan were the parents of her grandchildren - Dawn, Amber and Mindy.. Hereinafter cited as Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home & Crematory.
  2. [S5511] Dale Vernon Gehrt, Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home, Eufaula, OK, Jun 4, 2014 viewed at Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home, Obituary: Dale Vernon Gehrt. Hereinafter cited as Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home.
  3. [S5515] Dale Gehrt of Bradgate Weds Girl from Oklahoma, Humboldt Republican, Humboldt, IA, Jun 4, 1954, Page 7, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, The Humboldt Republican (Humboldt, Iowa); 4 Jun 1954, Fri; Page 7, column 4
    Dale Gehrt of Bradgate Erds Girl from Oklahoma. Hereinafter cited as Humboldt Republican.
  4. [S5510] Nationwide Gravesite Locator, online http://gravelocator.cem.va.gov/, GEHRT, DALE VERNON
    CPL US MARINE CORPS
    KOREA
    DATE OF BIRTH: 11/07/1931
    DATE OF DEATH: 06/01/2014
    BURIED AT: SECTION COL1 ROW H SITE 55
    FT. GIBSON NATIONAL CEMETERY
    1423 CEMETERY ROAD FORT GIBSON, OK 74434
    (918) 478-2334. Hereinafter cited as Nationwide Gravesite Locator.

Elsie Schertz1

F, #32307, d. 2000
Last Edited17 Aug 2015
     Elsie married Dale Vernon Gehrt in 1985.1
     She died in 2000.1
     In the obituary of Dale Vernon Gehrt who died 1 June 2014, 2nd wife, Elsie Schertz was listed as predeceased.2,1

Family

Dale Vernon Gehrt b. 7 Nov 1931, d. 1 Jun 2014

Citations

  1. [S5511] Dale Vernon Gehrt, Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home, Eufaula, OK, Jun 4, 2014 viewed at Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home, Obituary: Dale Vernon Gehrt. Hereinafter cited as Hunn, Black & Merritt Funeral Home.
  2. [S5510] Nationwide Gravesite Locator, online http://gravelocator.cem.va.gov/, GEHRT, DALE VERNON
    CPL US MARINE CORPS
    KOREA
    DATE OF BIRTH: 11/07/1931
    DATE OF DEATH: 06/01/2014
    BURIED AT: SECTION COL1 ROW H SITE 55
    FT. GIBSON NATIONAL CEMETERY
    1423 CEMETERY ROAD FORT GIBSON, OK 74434
    (918) 478-2334. Hereinafter cited as Nationwide Gravesite Locator.

Mary Mellors1

F, #32318, b. 19 September 1882, d. 16 January 1965
Father*Joseph Mellors1
Mother*(?) Leivers1
Last Edited10 Jun 2019
     She was born on 19 September 1882 at England.1 Alternatively, she was born circa 1884 at England according to the 1921 census.2 Mary married Frank Fairbrother.2
     She died on 16 January 1965 at Alouette Private Hospital, Maple Ridge, British Columbia, Canada, at age 82 according to B.C. Death Registration 1965-09-001538.1,3 The informant on her death registration was her son, H Fairbrother.1
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Predeceased: Frank Fairbrother and Nancy Rice.3 Mary Fairbrother was buried on 18 January 1965 at Maple Ridge Cemetery, Maple Ridge, British Columbia, Canada.4,1,3

Census Data

     Frank Fairbrother and Mary appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of RM of Loganton, Saskatchewan, enumerated 1 June 1921. Frank was enumerated as a farmer on his own farm. Their children Frank, Emily, Harry, Hebert (sic), Eddie, Evelyn, Horace, Floyd, Nancy, Annie and Joseph A were listed as living with them.2
     Her name was also recorded as Mary Melbors.5
     In the obituary of Nancy Mary Rice who died 7 May 1948, Nancy's mother, Mrs. Fairbrother was listed as a survivor.6
     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared Saskatoon StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 2 February 1965 .3

     In the obituary of Joseph A Fairbrother who died 27 March 1998, his mother, May (sic) Fairbrother was listed as predeceased.7

Family

Frank Fairbrother b. 1873, d. 4 Mar 1944
Marriage*Mary married Frank Fairbrother.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S7876] Mary Fairbrother née Mellors, Death Registration 1965-09-001538 (Jan 16, 1965), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, B.C. Death Registration: Mary Fairbrother née Mellors. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Fairbrother, Mary née Mellors.
  2. [S7875] Frank Fairbrother household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Loganton (municipality), Saskatoon, Saskatchewan; Page 10; Family: 103, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  3. [S9215] Deaths: Fairbrother, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Feb 2, 1965, Page 15, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Mary Fairbrother. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Fairbrother, F.
  4. [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., Mary Lellors Fairbrother
    Grave marker transcription:
    Mary Fairbrother     1882 - 1965.     
  5. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 130 ff - Fairbrother Family. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  6. [S7076] Death: Rice, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, SK, May 8, 1948, Page 18, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Deaths - Nancy Mary Rice née Fairbrother. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  7. [S9204] Deaths: Fairbrother, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Mar 30, 1998, Page 11, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Joseph A. Fairbrother. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  8. [S9208] Herbert Fairbrother, Medical Certificate of Death 1966-09-010540 (Aug 4, 1966), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, BC Death Registration image: Herbert Fairbrother. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Fairbrother, H.
  9. [S7879] Henry William Fairbrother, Death Registration 1985-09-009070 (May 17, 1985), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, B.C. Registration of Death: Anne George née Fairbrother. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Fairbrother, Henry William.
  10. [S9206] George--Fairbrother marriage, Jun 12, 1937, Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. 37-09-446962, BC Marriage Registration: George--Fairbrother.
  11. [S7875] June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Loganton (municipality), Saskatoon, Saskatchewan; Page 10; Family: 103, Floyds age is 2, not 7. Compare the 2 to other examples on the same page.
  12. [S9214] Floyd Fairbrother, Death Registration 1998-09-026865 (Sep 22, 1998), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, B.C. Registration of Death: Floyd Fairbrother. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Fairbrother, F.