Obituary Details

Margaret Lindsey Bramlet

(01/02/1901 - 09/24/1959)
Courtesy of The Lusk Herald, 10/01/1959

Mrs. Bramlet Dies In Lusk Last Thursday

Mrs. Margaret Bramlet, 58, died at the home of her son, Robert, in Lusk last Thursday. Mrs. Bramlet had had a serious heart condition for several years.

Funeral services were held at the Peet Mortuary Sunday at 2:00 p.m., the Rev. Theodore Foster officiating. A quartet composed of Dr. Richard Collins, Harry Lyon, Mrs. Walter Fernau and Mrs. Jim Berry sang "Beautiful Isle of Somewhere" and "Beyond the Sunset".

Pallbearers were: Lawrence Doman, Walter Fernau, Gordon Kaan, Jack Magoon, Lawrence Kaan, William Mechling, William Welch and Temple Barnette. Burial was in the Lusk Cemetery.

Margaret Lindsey Russell, daughter of James E. and Catherine Gebhart Russell, was born January 2, 1901, in Donora, Penn. The family moved to Harrisburg, Ill., where she received her education. She married Joseph Glen Bramlet February 15, 1922.

Mrs. Bramlet came to Wyoming in 1931 taking employment in the Rock Springs-Pinedale area. She came to Lusk in 1952 to make her home with her son.

Her parents, a sister, a brother, her husband and a son died previously. She is survived by a son, Robert, Lusk; two sisters, Mrs. James Law, Reliance, Wyo., and Mrs. Ava Mattingly, Harrisonburg, Ill; a brother, Larry Russell, Long Beach, Calif.; and two grandsons, Robert and Thomas of Lusk.

Relatives here to attend the funeral were: Mr. and Mrs. Law, Mr. Russell; Mr. and Mrs. Hale Law, Rock Springs; Mr. and Mrs. H. C. Coleman, Wheatland; and Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Coleman, Casper.

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