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Priscilla Tite Landgraf 1924 - 2008 Lawrence

Memorial services for Priscilla Tite Landgraf, 84, Lawrence, will be in October in Harwich Port, Mass.Mrs. Landgraf died Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2008, at Brandon Woods at Alvamar.She was born Feb. 18, 1924, in Gary, Ind., the daughter of Elzie Edward and Louise Nickerson Tite. She grew up in Pittsburgh. She attended Oberlin College in Ohio and later graduated with a business degree from Simmons College in Boston.Mrs. Landgraf was a homemaker and volunteer. She enjoyed embroidery, genealogy and cooking for family and friends, and was enamored of England and Cape Cod.She married Stanley Keith Landgraf in 1947 and moved to St. Louis. They retired to Harwich Port, Mass. He died Feb. 2, 2007.Survivors include two daughters, Marsha Smith and husband Kent, St. Paul, Minn., and Jennifer Mason, Dallas; three sons, Bruce, San Clemente, Calif., Keith and wife Ingrid, Lawrence, and Eric and wife Cathy, Kirkwood, Mo.; a sister, Mary Louise Hawkins, Chapel Hill, N.C.; eight grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.The family suggests memorials to the Harwich Historical Society, 80 Parallel St., Harwich, MA 02645.Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home & Crematory is in charge of arrangements.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http;//www.rumsey-yost.com">www.rumsey-yost.com</a>.