from Brattleboro, Vermont, Reformer,
May 7, 1979:
Obituaries and Funerals
MOWRY W. LYNDE
Funeral services are being held this afternoon at 2 at Westerlund Funeral Home for Mowry W. Lynde, 52, of Green River Road, West Guilford, who died Saturday morning shortly after being admitted at Brattleboro Memorial Hospital.
The Rev. Paul M. Thompson, rector of St. Michael's Episcopal Church, is officiating.
Mr. Lynde was born in Guilford Oct. 24, 1926, son of Clara (Worden) Lynde and the late Elbert M. Lynde.He attended Brattleboro High School and graduated from Bowman Watchmakers School in Lancaster, Pa. [Pennsylvania], in 1963.
He was employed at Simon's Jewelers and later Ward Amidon Jewelers, retiring in 1977.
Mr. Lynde was a veteran of the Korean War and a member of the American Legion Post 5.He served as senior vice commander and was recently elected commander of the Disabled American Veterans chapter in Brattleboro.
He is survied by his wife, Dorayne (Fraser) Lynde, whom he married Feb. 21, 1953 in Guilford.
Other survivors are three sons, Stanley and John of West Guilford and Carl of Brattleboro; a daughter, Miss Gail Lynde of West Guilford; his mother, Mrs. Clara Lynde of West Guilford; four sisters, Mrs. Helen Dix, Mrs. Eva Harris, and Mrs. Grace Stebbins, all of Brattleboro, and Mrs. Doris Barber of Bernardston, Mass.; three brothers, Carl and Kenneth of West Guilford and Elbert of Londonderry, NH; a granddaughter, aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews.Another sister, Alice Lynde, died in 1938.Burial will be in West Guilford Cemetery.
Contributions in Mr. Lynde's memory may be made to Rescue Inc.; in care of F.J. Roberts, Box 593, Brattleboro.
[My note: Mowry Webster LYNDE was my maternal great uncle.Thanks to Vance A. for this data.Hope you are a newly found cousin with whom I can share data.]