Mylo Gale

Mylo S. Gale, 91, of Astoria died at 10:10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 19, 2000, at Astoria Healthcare Center.

He was born Nov. 19, 1908, in Browning, a son of Henry and Gertrude Stockwell Gale. He married Wanda L. Prather on Sept. 9, 1929, in Keokuk, Iowa. She died April 20, 1999.

Surviving are one son, Wilmer (and Linda) of Astoria; one daughter, Bette (and Ghlee) Calhoun of Ipava; one brother, Truman (and Louise) of Vermont; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

He was a farmer and worked for the Illinois Dept. of Transportation. He retired in 1970.

Graveside services were held Monday at Astoria Cemetery with Rev. Clifford Parry officiating. Arrangements were by Shawgo Memorial Home.

Memorials may be made to any charity.

From the Peoria Journal Star.


Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 2/23/2000

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