Flora B. Bare



Photos courtesy of the Joshua Brackett Eagle Scout Project
Photos courtesy of the Joshua Brackett Eagle Scout Project

(June 27, 1888 - August 22, 1949)


From the Tom Weigand Genealogy Collection
October 12, 2006


Flora B. Bare Dies Monday Evening

Flora Bare died at the Manring Convalescent Home Monday evening, August 22, at 8:30 o'clock, after having been in ill health for the past two years, and was admitted to The Manring Home about two weeks ago.

The greater part of Miss Bare's life had been spent here, having come to Wyoming with her family when two years of age. In 1937 she went to Tacoma Wash., where she stayed for ten years, returning to Lusk about two years ago.

Born at Pine Wood, Colorado, on June 27, 1888, the daughter of Abraham and Mary Bare, the family came to Wyoming in 1890 and located on a homestead northwest of the Rawhide Buttes and a canyon on their place is still known as "Bare Canyon".

She attended the Lusk schools and was employed at various work during the years that she lived here.

Funeral services will be conducted from the Peet Chapel on Friday afternoon, August 26, with the Rev. H.T.Clark officiating. Burial will be made in the family plot in the Lusk Cemetery. Survivors include two sisters, Mrs, Mamie Root and Mrs. Grace Mashek of Lusk, and two brothers, C. Alfred Rider of Bell Cal. and Frank Rider of Winette, Montana. Mrs. Otto Krekeler of Lusk is a niece.



The Lusk Herald
September 1, 1949
Services Held for Flora Belle Bare


Funeral services for Flora Belle Bare were conducted from the Peet Chapel on Friday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock with Rev. H. T. Clark, pastor of the First Baptist Church officiating.

The singers were Mrs. Edna DeCastro, and Miss Justine Watson and they were accompanied at the chapel organ by Mrs. J.P. Watson. The songs, "Beautiful Isle of Somewhere" and "God Be With You," were sung.

The casket bearers were J.W. Wolfe, Wm. D. Miller, R.V. Pfister, Archie Sparks, Z.B. Crinklaw and W.W. Edmondson.

Interment was made in the family plot in the Lusk Cemetery.

Miss Flora Bare was 61 years of age and moved with her family to this section of Wyoming in 1890 and lived here until 1937 when she went to Idaho and Washington, where she worked until her health failed and she returned to Lusk in April, 1948.

She was born June 27, 1888 at Pine Wood, Colo., the daughter of Abraham and Mary Bare. She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers and three sisters and is survived by two half-brothers, Al Rider of Bell, Calif., and Frank Rider of Winnete, Mont. and two half sisters, Mrs. Grace Mashek and Mrs. Mamie Root, both of Lusk, and two nieces, Mrs. Bertha Krekeler and Mrs. Vernice Blagg, also reside here.




Related Genealogy Entries: 'Flora B. Bare'

John Robert Bare (November 27, 1886 - March 16, 1936)

Mary Rider Bare (October 20, 1858 - December 10, 1930)

Polly A. Bare (April 30, 1895 - June 18, 1913)

Harry Clayton Baughn (January 9, 1920 - July 16, 2011)

Lugena Baughn (April 13, 1893 - June 22, 1940)

Ray J. Baughn (March 9, 1890 - April 14, 1971)

Charles Erwin Blagg (May 20, 1893 - October 25, 1965)

Vernice Renetta Blagg (July 24, 1901 - May 31, 1988)

Sandra Lee Bressie (September 21, 1938 - August 10, 1975)

Mary Grace Fredrickson (December 8, 1903 - October 1, 1963)

Dorothy M. Hill (May 1, 1910 - October 19, 1994)

Lena Belle Jones (April 22, 1878 - September 13, 1926)

Bertha May Krekeler (October 24, 1917 - December 19, 2013)

Otto Herman Krekeler (April 8, 1913 - October 3, 1988)

Alex Joseph Mashek (August 25, 1899 - February 26, 1964)

Alexander Arthur Mashek (March 8, 1868 - February 23, 1940)

Arthur James Mashek (May 13, 1908 - August 22, 1984)

Donald Arthur Mashek (November 26, 1939 - February 26, 1940)

Grace Clara Mashek (June 25, 1880 - April 3, 1962)

Anna Marcella McMichael (January 14, 1898 - March 12, 1926)

Estella Mary Peet (April 8, 1913 - March 26, 1990)

Melvin Edward Peet (February 4, 1910 - July 25, 1989)

Charles Alfred Rider (October 27, 1881 - January 18, 1958)

Emma Barbara Rider (December 6, 1881 - July 10, 1959)

Florence May Rider (November 19, 1904 - November 22, 1904)

James Franklin Rider (February 26, 1883 - September 15, 1985)

Nora Adeline Rider (September 2, 1896 - June 9, 1977)

Arthur Hart Root (October 29, 1880 - October 8, 1956)

Benjamin A. Root (April 23, 1842 - May 23, 1918)

Fred A. Root (September 24, 1885 - June 10, 1949)

Fred Keith Root (May 27, 1905 - April 9, 1969)

Lyle Delmar Root (March 25, 1919 - April 28, 1935)

Mamie D. Root (February 2, 1885 - February 26, 1977)

Sarah J. Root (September 23, 1842 - January 25, 1929)

Sarah Mary Root (May 1, 1907 - March 15, 1911)

Edward M. Ryder (December 20, 1910 - June 9, 1994)

George M. Smith (February 10, 1897 - March 21, 1971)


Related Historical Entries: 'Flora B. Bare'

No related entries available.






| A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z |


Genealogy Search

Type your search terms into the box below and his 'Search!' to begin searching the genealogy archives.




The Niobrara County Library Foundation, Inc. accepts online donations. Click to contribute via PayPal or credit/debit card.


Peruse our extensive genealogical archives, with entries sorted alphabetical by first and last name.
We are currently adding birth record information to the website, with entries sorted alphabetical by first and last name.
This resource provides an alphabetical listing of names, broken down by cemetery, of those buried in area cemeteries. This resource can assist you in locating the exact location of these grave sites.
Genealogy Links

Debbie Sturman, Director
425 South Main Street, P O Box 510
Lusk, WY 82225-0510
Phone: 307-334-3490
© 2014, Niobrara County Library