Person:Thomas Downing (14)

Thomas Downing
b.3 Nov 1935 Prob. Indianola IA
m. @1934
  1. Thomas Downing1935 - 1970
m. 21 Aug 1955
  1. John Downing1956 - 1990
  2. Kelly Downing1962 - 1997
Facts and Events
Name Thomas Downing
Baptismal Name Thomas Allen Downing
Gender Male
Birth? 3 Nov 1935 Prob. Indianola IA
Marriage 21 Aug 1955 Guthrie Center IAto Helen Ruth McLuen
Death? 10 Dec 1970 Pella, Marion, Iowa, United States
Burial? Indianola IA IOOF Cemetery
  1.   Tom Downing, in The Guthrian, 1, 14 Dec 1970, Secondary quality.

    {Article was copied from the Pella Publisher}. Tom Downing, Funeral services were Monday afternoon from the First Baptist Church in Pella for Tom Downing, 35, who died Thursday. Downing was publisher of the Pella Chronicle and a former employee of the Guthrie Center Newspapers. He was the son-in-law of Mrs. Bessie McLuen. Survivors include his wife Helen Ruth, two children John 14 and Kelly, 8; his parents the Robert Downings and a brother Robert, all of Indianola. Downing was news editor of the Guthrie Center Newspaper and had served as publisher at LaPorte City, Marion and editor at Knoxville before assuming the publishing duties at Pella four years ago.