Obituary Record

Emsley "Lee" Hudleson
Died on 10/20/1968
Buried in Blair Cemetery

Buried in Blair Cemetery

Published in Enterprise on 24 October 1968

Veteran-World War I


Lee Hudleson, one-time Blair man and member of a well-known early Blair family, died Sunday, October 20th at Mound City, Missouri where he was living. Death was attributed to a heart attack. Mr. Hudleson was a salesman.

He was born at Blair April 26th, 1898 and grew to manhood here. His parents, Mr. and Mrs. Oliver Hudleson will be remembered by many of Blair's older residents. For many years the family lived at the corner of 17th and Butler streets near the Swimming Pool park.

He is survived by his wife, Eleanor, and by two sisters. Mrs. Mable Bohs, of Blair is a sister, and the other is Mrs. Blanche Day, of Torrington, Wyoming.

Funeral services were held Wednesday, October 23rd at the First Lutheran Church with the Rev. George Pallesen conducting the service. Burial was made in the Blair cemetery under the direction fo the Campbell Mortuary.

He served in World War I in the Army and at one time was a member of the American Legion here.

Pallbearers were Jack Cramer, William Wachter, John Matyja, Lyle Lawton, Jack Gaul and Harold Patterson.

~~~Obituaries courtesy of the Nebraska Washington County Genealogical Society. Newspaper clippings and leaflets on file in the Public Library, Blair, Nebraska ~~~

FindaGrave # 1155372235

Printed in the Washington County Enterprise on 10/24/1968