Lincoln Courier, December 23, 1987


County native Eda Dinsmore, 97, of McAllen, Texas, died at 7:15 p.m. Monday, Dec. 21, 1987 at Good Samaritan Lutheran Home, McAllen. A sister, Nettie Rentschler, survives in Emden. Mrs. Dinsmore had been a noted gardener in Mission, Texas. She was born Dec. 11, 1890 in Logan County, a daughter of William and Eda Pause Heinzel. She married Bert Dinsmore. He preceded her in death. Other survivors are a daughter, Kathleen Madsen, Mission, Texas; one grandson; two great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews in Logan County. She also was preceded in death by four brothers and one sister. Funeral services were this morning in McAllen, Texas. Memorials may be made to the Dr. Wayne Schall Hospice Center at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital.

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