Marguerite Berner


Personal and Family Information

Marguerite was born on 3 OCT 1909 in south of, Osage City, Osage County, Kansas, the daughter of Emil Berner and Louise Prost.

She died on 10 JUN 1984 in hospital, Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas.

Her husband was John William Curley, who she married on 1 NOV 1935. The place has not been found. Their five known children were Kilena Louise (1936-?), Kay Anna (1939-?), Carol Sue (Private) (1944-?), John Robert (Private) (1946-?) and Kathy Alberta (Private) (1948-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Marguerite Berner


Emil Berner


Louise Prost


John Prost


Pierette Dionniet Dionne



Birth3 OCT 1909
Place: south of, Osage City, Osage County, Kansas
Death10 JUN 1984
Place: hospital, Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas
BurialJUN 1984
Place: Osage City Cmtry, Osage City, Osage County, Kansas


Note 1

!Source: James A Hotchkiss, Ron Prost

!Obituary:[The Osage County Chronicle, Thurs., 14 Jun 1984, page 7] -- Mrs. Marguerite Curley --


Mrs. Marguerite Curley, 74, Osage City, died Sunday, June 10, 1984, at a Topeka hospital.


She was born Oct.3, 1909, south of Osage City, the daughter of Emil and Louise Prost Berner. She lived at Osage City most of her life.


Mrs. Curley was a member of the United Methodist Church at Osage City. She also attended First Southern Baptist Church in Topeka and Stotler Covenant Church west of Osage City.


Survivors include a son, John R. Curley, Osage City; four daughters, Mrs. Kilena Dorr and Mrs. Kay Anna Garland, both of Osage City, Mrs. Kathy Beyer, Emporia, and Mrs. Carol Sue Bleidissel, Topeka; a sister Mrs. Leona Clements, Emporia; 14 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.


Services were Wednesday, June 13, at the United Methodist Church in Osage City. Burial was in Osage City Cemetery. Crable Funeral Chapel, Osage City, was in charge of arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to the Peter Watson Fund in care of the funeral home. ---