MRS. LILLY DELL PARK
Mrs. Lilly Dell Park, 84, of 1613 28th Ave., Moline, died in the Oak Glen Home at 5:50 o'clock Saturday evening (11 Sep. 1954) after an extended illness. She had been at Oak Glen for 18 months.
Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Moline Gospel Temple, the Rev. Charles Hollis, officiating. Burial will be in Bowlesburg Cemetery. Friends may call at the Esterdahl Mortuary, Moline.
A life resident of this area, Mrs. Park was born in Green River on April 20, 1870, the daughter of Joseph and Margaret Dopler. she was married to Elliott Hunter Park on Jan. 1, 1890, in Moline. He preceded her in death. Mrs. Park was a charter member of the Moline Gospel Temple.
The survivors listing has been omitted for living persons. ; 24 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren." Source Obtained: 28 July 2006, Rock Island County Library, Rock Island, Illinois; Copy from microfilm of newspaper dated September, 1954, per Joseph Lee Wethington & Sandra Lee Elkins Juhl. [Transcribed 28 July 2006, SLJuhl, compiler]
SOURCE: THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS NEWSPAPER, ROCK ISLAND, ROCK ISLAND COUNTY, ILLINOIS; MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 1954; MOLINE, EAST MOLINE NEWS:
NOTE: On the headstone her name is also spelled Lilly Dell.