Archive for Wednesday, December 30, 1998


December 30, 1998


— Services for Marguerite Maria Cole, 89, Lawrence, will be 10 a.m. Thursday at McGilley & Hoge Chapel, 8204 Santa Fe Dr. Burial will be at Evergreen Cemetery in Fort Scott.

Mrs. Cole died Monday, Dec. 28, 1998.

She was born March 2, 1909, in Monett, Mo. She graduated from Fort Scott High School, Fort Scott Junior College and Kansas University.

She lived in he Kansas City area for more than 30 years, after living in Junction City. For the last four years, she lived at Brandon Woods Retirement Center, Lawrence.

She married John Cotterman Cole, who managed Cole Brothers Department Store in Junction City. He died in 1955.

Survivors include two daughters, Mary Louise Akers, Fairfax Station, Va., and Judith Cole, Alexandria, Va.

Friends may call 6 p.m.-8 p.m. today at the chapel.

The family suggests memorials to the American Cancer Society, 5960 Dearborn, Suite 100, Mission 66202.

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