Dateline: January 13, 2005
Mae Mongole, 100, of Clarendon, died Sunday, January 9, 2005, at Hansford
Manor in Spearman, Texas.
services were held at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, January 11, 2005, in Citizens
Cemetery in Clarendon with the Rev. Don McDonald of First Presbyterian
Church of Canyon officiating. Arrangements
are by Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon.
Mongole was born February 6, 1904, in White Deer to John and Maggie
Mongole, early pioneers of the Texas Panhandle, who farmed near White Deer
but later moved to Clarendon for their daughters to attend public schools.
After graduation from high school, Edgar Mae attended several colleges and
universities in Texas and elsewhere, including Peabody University in
Tennessee. She was a graduate of Texas Tech. She was a resident of
Clarendon most of her life, having taught in Clarendon schools 43 years.
Mae and her sister moved to Palo Duro Retirement Village in Canyon in
1985, where they had many friends. She was always concerned for others,
include her sister, Mabel, of Hansford Manor in Spearman; a number of
cousins; and special caregivers, Lupe and Laurie Echevarria.
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