Edna Mary PROTHERO

Female 1890 - 1978  (87 years)


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  • Name Edna Mary PROTHERO 
    Born 09 Jun 1890  Douglas Flat, Calvareras County, CA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 23 Feb 1978  U.S. 395 about 3 miles west Standish, Lassen County, CA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Milford, CA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I287  Wemple Family Ancestry
    Last Modified 13 Dec 2017 

    Family Fred WEMPLE,   b. 29 Mar 1898, Milford, Lassen County, CA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 May 1956, Janesville, Lassen County, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 30 Jan 1926  Reno, Washoe County, NV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Phyllis Fred WEMPLE,   b. 29 Oct 1926, Oakland, Alameda County, CA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 2005, Susanville, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     2. Frank N. WEMPLE,   b. 09 Aug 1929, Oakland, Alameda County, CA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 2004, Reno, NV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 13 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F92  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • From the Susanville LASSEN ADVOCATE, 27 February 1978, page bc6:

      EDNA MARY WEMPLE

      Final services for Mrs. Edna Mary Wemple, 87, who was killed in the seniors bus-pickup truck collision on Highway 395 near Standish on Thursday, were held at the Lucero-Carlson Colonial Mortuary this morning at 11 o'clock with Rev. James Profitt officiating. Internment was in the Milford Cemetery.

      Ivor French was the organist and played 'The Old Rugged Cross' and 'Rock of Ages.'

      The deceased was born in Douglas Flats, Calif., June 9, 1890, the daughter of Frank and Martha Prothero. She had resided in this county for 56 years and in California all her life. Prior to retirement she was a school teacher in Lassen County for 24 years. She was a member of the Susanville Senior Citizens Club, the Janesville Grange, Social Rebekah Lodge 101 of Susanville, the National Retired Teachers' Association and the California Retired Teachers' Association.

      Surviving are a son, Frank of Reno, three daughters, Phyllis Metz, Susanville, Nadene Kayser, Alameda, and Naomi Netzorg, Huston, Tex., two sisters Lola M. Prothero, Oakland, and Eva Cunn, Castro Valley and 11 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.


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