Name: Mary Margaret Brosius
Given Name: Mary Margaret
Birth: 4 Oct 1926 in Rifle, Garfield County, Colorado 1 2
Death: 27 May 1969 in San Angelo, Tom Green County, Texas of suffocation, noted by coroner as a suicide 2 1 3 2
Burial: 1 Jun 1969 Center City Cemetery, Center City, Mills County, Texas 2 4 5 6
FindAGrave Memorial# 49968957
Change Date: 7 May 2012 at 20:03
"Mary died under suspicious circumstances and the case was left open in the Texas files. A logical explanation of the case is outlined in the personal journal of my life." Herbert W Brosius 1999.
Mary died 7 weeks after her divorce, just days after she returned to Texas from a visit to her family in Colorado. She had lived in San Angelo, Texas, for 17 years prior to her death.
Mary B. Head Funeral Services are Held Monday
Services for Mrs. Mary Brosius Head, 42, were held at the Center City Baptist Church, in Center City, Monday, June 2, at 2 p.m. Officiating were Rev. Dale Gore, pastor of the Goldthwaite Baptist Church and Rev. Lewis Sparkman.
Burial was in the Center City Cemetery under the direction of Roy Wilkins Funeral Home.
A member of the First Baptist Church in San Angelo, Mrs. Head died last Tuesday, May 27, at her home in San Angelo. She was born October 4, 1926 in Rifle, Colorado, and moved to San Angelo in 1952. She married Elvin H. Head March 5, 1946, and was employed as a secretary to the Division Manager of the General Telephone Directory Company.
Survivors include three daughters, Rose Lee Head, Lubbock, Sheila Ann Head, and Linda Kay Head, San Angelo; her father, D. H. Brosius [J. H.], Rifle, Colorado, and one brother, H. W. Brosius, Grand Junction, Colo.
The following employees of the General Telephone Directory Company were pallbearers: Troy Lee, Bill Hall, Robert G. Buchholz, Joe Gannon, Charles A. Eiken and Paul E. Schewe.
Card of Thanks
We wish to extend our sincere thanks and appreciation to the friends and neighbors for words of sympathy, cards, and beautiful flowers. The delicious food and each kindness shown us in the loss of our loved one. A special thanks to Rev. Gore for the scripture read, the prayers, and words of encouragement and comfort. Thanks to Lewis Sparkman for the part he rendered in the services. Also for those who sang the beautiful songs. To Roy and Rachel Wilkins and their staff for their every kind and loving services.
May God Bless each of you.
Elvin Head and Girls,
Mr. and Mrs. F. M. Head,
Mr. and Mrs. Ronnie Head,
Mr. Herbert Brosius,
Mr. and Mrs. Willard Brosius,
Mr. Bill George
The Goldthwaite Eagle-Mullin Enterprise, Goldthwaite, Texas, Thursday, 5 Jun 1969
Father: John Herbert Brosius b: 28 Jun 1892 in Aspen, Pitkin County, Colorado
Mother: Clara Margaret George b: 15 Feb 1894 in Rifle, Garfield County, Colorado
Elvin Hulen Head b: 1 Nov 1921 in Goldthwaite, Mills County, Texas
- Divorced: Y
5 Mar 1946
in Rifle, Garfield County, Colorado 7
Rev. Otto B. Duckworth performed the marriage. Their witnesses were Clyde Fred George and his wife Ola Henson George.
4 Apr 1969
in , Tom Green County, Texas 7
- Change Date:
7 May 2012
- Living Head
- Living Head
- Linda Kay Head b: 8 Jun 1952 in Abilene, Taylor County, Texas
- Abbrev: Social Security Death Index
Title: Social Security Death Index
Publication: Database online
Page: Number: 524-30-4872; Issue State: Colorado; Issue Date: Before 1951.
- Abbrev: Death Certificate
Title: Death Certificate
Publication: Official Document
Page: Certificate Number: 37696
- Abbrev: Texas Death Index, 1903-2000
Title: Texas Death Index, 1903-2000
- Abbrev: FindAGrave.com
Page: Memorial# 49968957
- Abbrev: 1930 United States Federal Census
Title: 1930 United States Federal Census
Page: Austin, Garfield, Colorado; Roll 242; Page: 1B; ED: 21; Image: 692.0.
- Abbrev: Brosius Family Tree
Title: Brosius Family Tree
Author: Herbert Willard Brosius
Publication: Brosius 2009 Gedcom
- Abbrev: Texas Divorce Index, 1968-2011
Title: Texas Divorce Index, 1968-2011