Obit: Vine, Chester L. (1908 - 1989)

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Surnames: Vine, Smith, Price, Burhans, Garetson, Trimble, Christie, Abel, Noah

----Sources: Scrap book one: by Elsa Lange Hardrath & Dorthaleen Edwards Hardrath

Contributed by Halbert "Bud" Hardrath

Chester L. Vine, 80, Janesville, died April 12, 1989 at Rock Haven, Janesville. Services were held April 14, at the First Presbyterian Church with burial in the town of Rock Cemetery.

Chester Vine was born Oct. 15, 1908, at Greenwood, to Augustus and Elizabeth (Smith) Vine. He married Hilda Price, of Unity, in Monroe, Wis., on July 31, 1937. He had farmed in Monroe, Rockton, Ill., and the Janesville area until retiring in 1956. He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church and has served on the town of Rock Cemetery Board.

Surviving him are his wife, Hilda; one daughter, Mrs. Jerry (Milly) Burhans of Janesville; two granddaughters, Mrs. Tom (Michelle) Garetson of Deerfield, Wis., and Lynda Trimble, Janesville; two sisters, Esther Christie and Fern Abel, both of Greenwood.

He was preceded in death by his son, Gary in 1955; five brothers, Algie, Roy, Ben, Hugh and Harley; and one sister, Mrs. Ed (Nina) Noah.



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