Mildred Garlish, 97

Mildred Rose (Ryer) Garlish, 97, of LaFontaine,  formerly of Farmington, Ill., and Mesa, Ariz. passed away on Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016 in LaFontaine.

She was born March 28, 1919, in rural Farmington, to Walter and Rosella (Ingold) Ryer. She married Elman Henry Garlish on June 19, 1937; he died Sept. 13, 1985, in Mesa, Arizona.

Surviving are a son, two daughters-in-law, nine grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren.

Cremation has been accorded. A family service will be  at a later date. Internment of cremains will be at Chapin-Pleasant Hill Cemetery is rural Farmington, Ill.

McDonald Funeral Home, LaFontaine Chapel, LaFontaine, handled arrangements.


Posted on 2016 Aug 30