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Marylu Scholl

Friday, June 5, 2009

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Marylu Scholl
Marylu Scholl, 90, of Donna, Texas, formerly of Cherokee, passed away Monday, May 18, 2009. Services were held at the First Baptist Church in Donna, Texas. Her final resting place will be in the Afton Township Cemetery at rural Cherokee. Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee is in charge of the local arrangements. Online condolences: Please send to Marj and Don Soole: †mapops1@juno.com †† She was born on Jan. 24, 1919 at Afton Township, to Lealand D. and Margretta J. (Doupe) Loucks. She graduated from Cherokee Wilson High School in 1937. She was married to Robert R. "Bus" Smith in 1938. They had three children, Roger, Marjorie and Jane. She married John R. Anderson in 1947. They had three children, Lealand, John and Lorie. She married†Harvey Scholl in 1988. She retired in Donna, Texas, and was a resident of Magnolia Park for 30 years and prior to this had lived in Storm Lake, Sioux City and was originally from Cherokee. In her 90 years, she enjoyed bowling, playing cards, crafts and reading. Crafts brought her the most joy, because she was able to give away her creations to others. She was a loving wife and mother to six children, and a grandmother to seventeen grandchildren. Also blessed with many great-grandchildren and great great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, her three husbands, two brothers Robert and Joe Loucks, and one sister Evelyn Anderson. She is survived by her six children: Roger W. (Jan) Smith of Laguna Vista, Texas; Marjorie J. (Don) Soole of Donna, Texas; Jane E. (Don) Mittlestadt of Milford; Lealand G. (Sue) Anderson of Dallas Center; John R. (Kaye) Anderson of Boone; Lorie L. Allen of DeKalb, Texas; seventeen grandchildren and several great-grandchildren and great great-grandchildren.