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Raymond Clarence Metz

M, #5126, b. 13 June 1894, d. 19 August 1962

Biography

Raymond Clarence Metz was born on 13 June 1894 in Lewisville, Monroe, Ohio, USA. He and Essie Denbow were married on 29 December 1913 in Monroe, Ohio, USA. He died on 19 August 1962, at age 68, in Clarksburg, Harrison, West Virginia, USA.
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William O. Clay

M, #5127, b. 1868

Biography

William O. Clay was born in 1868 in Pennsylvania, USA. He and Essie Denbow were married. He died in Oklahoma, USA.
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Gordon Donald Hurlbert1

M, #5128, b. 8 December 1913, d. 1 August 1976

Family: Ruth Louise Gigax (b. 21 January 1915)

DaughterBetty Jeanne Hurlbert+ (b. 23 September 1935)

Biography

Gordon Donald Hurlbert was born on 8 December 1913 in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA.1,2 He witnessed the birth of Betty Jeanne Hurlbert on 23 September 1935 in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA.3,1 He and Ruth Louise Gigax were married on 16 October 1934 in Wellsburg, Brooke, West Virginia, USA.1,2 He died on 1 August 1976, at age 62, in Bemidji, Beltrami, Minnesota, USA.2
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Citations

  1. [S184] "Mollenauer Family Chart," (MS, 25 Aug 1963; Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA), Carl J. Denbow Personal Files; 17 Coventry Lane, Athens, Athens, Ohio, USA, 45701-3718. Hereinafter cited as "Mollenauer Family Chart".
  2. [S185] Interview with Russell Arndts (St. Cloud, Minnesota), by Carl J. Denbow, From 1995 to 2000. Carl J. Denbow Personal Files (, 17 Coventry Lane, Athens, Athens, Ohio, USA, 45701-3718)..
  3. [S9] Russell Arndts, online via email attachment, Russell Arndts (St. Cloud, Minnesota), downloaded 7 Sep 2006.

Russell Thompson Arndts1

M, #5129, b. 11 February 1935, d. 23 July 2010

Family: Betty Jeanne Hurlbert (b. 23 September 1935)

DaughterSharon Geneva Arndts+ (b. 18 April 1959)
DaughterLinda Ruth Arndts+ (b. 12 August 1960)
DaughterElizabeth Ann Arndts+ (b. 11 January 1963)
Russell Arndts

Biography

Russell Thompson Arndts was born on 11 February 1935 in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA.1 He witnessed the birth of Sharon Geneva Arndts on 18 April 1959 in Fargo, Cass, North Dakota, USA.2 He witnessed the birth of Linda Ruth Arndts on 12 August 1960 in St Cloud, Stearns, Minnesota, USA.2 He witnessed the birth of Elizabeth Ann Arndts on 11 January 1963 in St Cloud, Stearns, Minnesota, USA.2 He and Betty Jeanne Hurlbert were married on 8 June 1957 in Bemidji, Beltrami, Minnesota, USA.1 He died on 23 July 2010, at age 75, in St. Cloud Hospital, St. Cloud, Stearns, Minnesota, USA,

Obituary:

Russell was born on February 11, 1935 and passed away on Friday, July 23, 2010.

Russell was a resident of Saint Cloud, Minnesota at the time of his passing.

He graduated from Bemidji High School in 1953 and from Bemidji State College in 1957. Russell earned a master's degree in chemistry from North Dakota State University in 1959 and a Ph.D. degree in chemistry from Louisiana State University in 1968.

He is survived by his wife Betty.

Funeral services celebrating his life will be Tuesday, July 27, 2010 at 11:00 AM at Calvary Community Church, 1200 Roosevelt Rd., St. Cloud. Visitation will be Monday, July 26, 2010 from 4:00 to 7:00 PM at Calvary Community Church and one hour prior to the service on Tuesday at the church. Burial will be in North Star Cemetery, St. Cloud.

Memorials are preferred in lieu of flowers.1

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Citations

  1. [S1] Carl Jón Denbow has firsthand or very reliable second hand knowledge of this personal information or event.
  2. [S9] Russell Arndts, online via email attachment, Russell Arndts (St. Cloud, Minnesota), downloaded 7 Sep 2006.

Randell Norbert Brix1

M, #5130, b. 28 June 1960, d. 8 September 2009

Parents

FatherRonald James Brix
MotherEvelyn Gertrude Smith

Family: Linda Ruth Arndts (b. 12 August 1960)

SonDavid Randell Brix (b. 4 December 1986)
DaughterRachel Lynn Brix (b. 17 April 1990)
SonPaul Russell Brix (b. 25 May 1993)

Biography

Randell Norbert Brix was born on 28 June 1960 in St. Cloud, Stearns, Minnesota, USA.1 He witnessed the birth of David Randell Brix on 4 December 1986 in St Cloud, Stearns, Minnesota, USA.2 Randell Norbert Brix witnessed the birth of Rachel Lynn Brix on 17 April 1990 in St. Cloud, Stearns, Minnesota, USA.1 He witnessed the birth of Paul Russell Brix on 25 May 1993 in St. Cloud, Stearns, Minnesota, USA.1 Randell Norbert Brix and Linda Ruth Arndts were married on 9 October 1982 in St. Cloud, Stearns, Minnesota, USA.1 He died on 8 September 2009, at age 49, in St. Cloud, Stearns, Minnesota, USA.1
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Citations

  1. [S185] Interview with Russell Arndts (St. Cloud, Minnesota), by Carl J. Denbow, From 1995 to 2000. Carl J. Denbow Personal Files (, 17 Coventry Lane, Athens, Athens, Ohio, USA, 45701-3718)..
  2. [S9] Russell Arndts, online via email attachment, Russell Arndts (St. Cloud, Minnesota), downloaded 7 Sep 2006.

William Gailey1

M, #5144, b. 1 May 1907, d. 15 July 1951

Parents

Family: Alma May Sellers (b. 17 June 1905, d. 23 July 1982)

DaughterSylvia Gailey (b. 19 March 1934)
DaughterGeorgianna Gailey+ (b. 25 July 1942)

Biography

William Gailey was born on 1 May 1907 in Altonna, Blair, Pennsylvania, USA.1 He witnessed the birth of Sylvia Gailey on 19 March 1934 in Hollidaysburg, Blair, Pennsylvania, USA.1 He witnessed the birth of Georgianna Gailey on 25 July 1942 in Wilkinsburg, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA.2 He and Alma May Sellers were married in February 1933 in State College, Centre, Pennsylvania, USA.1 He died on 15 July 1951, at age 44, in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA.1 He was buried on 20 July 1951 in Hollidaysburg, Blair, Pennsylvania, USA.1
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Citations

  1. [S185] Interview with Russell Arndts (St. Cloud, Minnesota), by Carl J. Denbow, From 1995 to 2000. Carl J. Denbow Personal Files (, 17 Coventry Lane, Athens, Athens, Ohio, USA, 45701-3718)..
  2. [S9] Russell Arndts, online via email attachment, Russell Arndts (St. Cloud, Minnesota), downloaded 7 Sep 2006.

Alma May Sellers1

F, #5145, b. 17 June 1905, d. 23 July 1982

Family: William Gailey (b. 1 May 1907, d. 15 July 1951)

DaughterSylvia Gailey (b. 19 March 1934)
DaughterGeorgianna Gailey+ (b. 25 July 1942)

Biography

Alma May Sellers was born on 17 June 1905 in Hoddiaysburg, Blair, Pennsylvania, USA.1 She witnessed the birth of Sylvia Gailey on 19 March 1934 in Hollidaysburg, Blair, Pennsylvania, USA.1 Alma May Sellers witnessed the birth of Georgianna Gailey on 25 July 1942 in Wilkinsburg, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA.2 Alma May Sellers and William Gailey were married in February 1933 in State College, Centre, Pennsylvania, USA.1 She died on 23 July 1982, at age 77, in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA.1 She was buried in Hollidaysburg, Blair, Pennsylvania, USA.1
Alma May Sellers was also known as Alma May Gailey.1
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Citations

  1. [S185] Interview with Russell Arndts (St. Cloud, Minnesota), by Carl J. Denbow, From 1995 to 2000. Carl J. Denbow Personal Files (, 17 Coventry Lane, Athens, Athens, Ohio, USA, 45701-3718)..
  2. [S9] Russell Arndts, online via email attachment, Russell Arndts (St. Cloud, Minnesota), downloaded 7 Sep 2006.

William Gailey, Sr.1

M, #5146

Family: Georgianna Ramsey

SonWilliam Gailey+ (b. 1 May 1907, d. 15 July 1951)

Biography

William Gailey, Sr., witnessed the birth of William Gailey on 1 May 1907 in Altonna, Blair, Pennsylvania, USA.1 William Gailey, Sr., and Georgianna Ramsey were married.1
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Citations

  1. [S185] Interview with Russell Arndts (St. Cloud, Minnesota), by Carl J. Denbow, From 1995 to 2000. Carl J. Denbow Personal Files (, 17 Coventry Lane, Athens, Athens, Ohio, USA, 45701-3718)..

Georgianna Ramsey1

F, #5147

Family: William Gailey, Sr.,

SonWilliam Gailey+ (b. 1 May 1907, d. 15 July 1951)

Biography

Georgianna Ramsey witnessed the birth of William Gailey on 1 May 1907 in Altonna, Blair, Pennsylvania, USA.1 She and William Gailey, Sr., were married.1
Georgianna Ramsey was also known as Georgianna Gailey.1
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Citations

  1. [S185] Interview with Russell Arndts (St. Cloud, Minnesota), by Carl J. Denbow, From 1995 to 2000. Carl J. Denbow Personal Files (, 17 Coventry Lane, Athens, Athens, Ohio, USA, 45701-3718)..

Annia Hogue1

F, #5150, b. 1853

Biography

Annia Hogue was born in 1853.1 She and William R. Rose were married on 20 February 1873 in USA.1
Annia Hogue was also known as Annia Rose.1
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Citations

  1. [S188] Reinhart Rose and progeny, Rose Family Bible in the possesion of Evelyn Maddox, Evelyn Maddox. Hereinafter cited as Rose Family Bible.