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Lorene Mehrle

Thursday, August 23, 2007

Lorene K. Mehrle, 97, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2007, in Caruthersville.

Born Jan. 13, 1910, in Caruthersville, daughter of the late Alonzo Parker and Lillian Quillen Kersey, she was a 1928 graduate of Caruthersville High School and a 1931 graduate of University of Missouri. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Caruthersville.

On Nov. 26, 1931, in Caruthersville, she married Robert Mehrle, who preceded her in death on Oct. 17, 1993. She was also preceded in death by one brother, Alonzo P. Kersey, Jr.

Survivors include three children, Parker Mehrle, of Hayti, Marilyn Boyd, of Caruthersville and Robert Mehrle, of Lambert, Miss.; nine grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., today, Thursday, Aug. 23, at the First Presbyterian Church in Caruthersville with Dr. Paul Currie officiating.

Burial was in the Little Prairie Cemetery at Caruthersville.

Pallbearers were grandsons.

John W. German Funeral Home of Hayti was in charge of arrangements.