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Myrtle Barva


Myrtle Barva, 91, 109 N. 15th St., and late of Nature Trail Nursing 
Home, died at  7:35 p.m. Sunday at the nursing home. 

She was born June 21, 1894, in Jefferson County, a daughter of Louis 
and Julie [Rosselott] Barva. 

Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Mary's Catholic 
Church with the Rev. Melvin Vandeloo officiating. Burial will be in 
St.Mary's Cemetery. 

Friends may call after 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Hughey Funeral Home. 
Rosary will be said at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. 

Survivors indlude four sisters, Mrs. Ruth Ulrich and Mrs. Margaret 
Melton of Mt.Vernon. Mrs. Agnes Minor of Cambria, Iowa. And, Mrs. Aline 
Wicks of Mt.Vernon; one brother, Leo Barva of Plantation, Fla. and 
several nieces and nephews. 

She is preceeded in death by her parents, four brothers, William, 
Paul, Louis, and Manuel Barva; and one sister, Lillian Barva. 

She was retired from the Mt.Vernon Shoe Factory after working there 
30 years. 

She was a member of the St.Mary's Catholic Church of of the Ladies 
Sodality. 


Source: Mt. Vernon Register News
Date:  Jan 26, 1986 
Submitted by: Margaret Marasco



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