Herald News 29 Nov 1985 Edrie M. Messenger, 92 of 23121 Seneca Ave. Charlotte Harbor, died Tuesday at the Elsie Craig Congregate Living Facility in Port Charlotte. A native of Sanilac,Mich. she moved to this area 30 years ago from Port Huron,Mich. She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church of Charlotte Harbor. Survivors include her son Russel W. Schmidt of Dearborn,Mich. One brother Joseph V. Shagena of St. Clair Shores,Mich. Two sisters, Thea Gregory of Seattle,Wash. and Vertella Erb of California; seven grandchildren and several great grandchildren. Memorial services will be held at 11AM at the Trinity United Methodist Church in Charlotte Harbor. Her cremains will be intered at Restlawn Memorial Gardens in Port Charlotte. Local arrangrments are by Kays-Ponger Funeral Home, Port charlotte chapel.
No microfilm for 1973 of the local PC newspaper at the PC library. Didn't find Mary (1978) for that time period.