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Salem Pioneer Cemetery ~ Cora E. Ecker ~ part of the Marion County Pioneer Cemeteries of Oregon
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Cora E. Ecker
LAST NAME: Ecker FIRST NAME: Cora MIDDLE NAME: E. NICKNAME: 
MAIDEN NAME: Holman AKA 1:  AKA 2:  AKA 3: 
TITLE:  GENDER: F MILITARY: 
BORN: 3 Mar 1884 DIED: 23 Jun 1955 BURIED: 28 Jun 1955
ETHNICITY:   OCCUPATION:  
BIRTH PLACE:  Texas
DEATH PLACE: Salem, Marion Co., Oregon
NOTES: 
MARRIAGE - to Fred Ecker, circa 1905
1930 OR CENSUS - Cora E. Ecker, age 46, married at age 21, b. Texas, is enumerated with husband Fred, age 48, married at age 24, occupation lumber mill laborer, b. Texas, along with Lee W., age 21, b. Oklahoma, Opal, age 12, b. Oregon, and Marjorie M., age 6, b. Oregon.
DISCREPANCY - DC and 1930 census records give her birthplace as Texas, obit gives birthplace as Oklahoma.
DEATH CERTIFICATE: 
OSBH DC (Marion County 1955) #6975 - Cora Ecker, female, married (Fred Ecker), housewife, b. 3 Mar 1884 in Texas, d. 23 Jun 1955 in Salem, Oregon (1529 N. 4th St.) at the age of 71 years, name of father Holman, interment 28 Jun, undertaker Virgil Golden, informant Fred Ecker.
OBITUARY: 
Mrs. Ecker Succumbs After Illness
Mrs. Cora Ecker, 71, wife of Fred Ecker, died Thursday at their 1629 N. 4th St. home.  She had been ill several weeks.
Born March 3, 1884 in Oklahoma, Mrs. Ecker came to Oregon about 1910, settling in the Corvallis area.  She and her husband moved to Salem about a year later.  He had worked for the city dreet department.
Besides the widower she leaves a daughter, Mrs. Marjorie Underwood, Santa Ana, Calif.; a son, Lee Ecker, Salem; a brother, Ally Holman, in Canada, and four brothers and sisters in Oklahoma.  They are Dewey Holman, George Holman, Mrs. Vina Green and Mrs. Daisy Phillips; two grandchildren.
Arrangements are in charge of the Virgil T. Golden funeral home.
Oregon Statesman 24 Jun 1955 8:4

At residence of 1539 N. 4th street, June 23. Survived by husband, Fred Ecker, Salem; daughter, Mrs. Marjorie Underwood, Santa Ana, Calif.; son, Lee Ecker, Salem; sisters Mrs. Vina Green; Mrs. Daisy Phillips, both of Oklahoma; brothers Dewey Holman and George Holman, both of Oklahoma, Ally Holman, Canada; 2 grandchildren.  Services June 28 at 10 a.m. at the Virgil T. Golden Chapel.  Interment at the Pioneer Cemetery. Rev. Lowell W. Holte officiating.
Oregon Statesman 26 Jun 1955 I:2:1
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OSBH DC (Marion County 1955) #6975
1930 OR CENSUS (Marion Co., Salem, ED 64, sheet 7B)
OS 24 Jun 1955 8:4
OS 26 Jun 1955 I:2:1
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LOT: 730 SPACE: 2 SE LONGITUDE:  LATITUDE: 
 
 

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