Melissa Kay Straach

Melissa Kay Straach[1, 2, 3]

Female 1952 - 2010  (57 years)

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  • Name Melissa Kay Straach 
    Residence From 1952 to 2008  Coleman, Coleman Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Born 14 Aug 1952  Coleman, Coleman Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Graduation 1970  Coleman High School, Coleman, Coleman Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence From 2008 to 2010  Abilene, Taylor Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 16 Jul 2010  Abilene, Taylor Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Buried Coleman City Cemetery, Coleman, Coleman Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Melissa Straach Mills (1952-2010) - Find A Grave Memorial
    Melissa Straach Mills (1952-2010) - Find A Grave Memorial
    Person ID I1558  Wendel Voigt Family Tree
    Last Modified 15 May 2016 

    Father Murle Raye Straach,   b. 23 Nov 1932, San Angelo, Tom Green Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1998, Coleman, Coleman Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Beulah Faye "Bobbye" Kidd 
    Family ID F730  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Gary Richard Mills 
    Children 
    +1. Kristen Kaye Mills
     2. Gregory Ross Mills
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F746  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - From 1952 to 2008 - Coleman, Coleman Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Aug 1952 - Coleman, Coleman Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsGraduation - 1970 - Coleman High School, Coleman, Coleman Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - From 2008 to 2010 - Abilene, Taylor Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Jul 2010 - Abilene, Taylor Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Coleman City Cemetery, Coleman, Coleman Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S476] STRAACH FAMILY TREE, p. 1 [Straach pp. 3-5].
      Date: 6 January 1987
    2. [S481] Family Information from Melissa Straach Mills, [Straach p. 57].
      Date: 17 July 2000
    3. [S486] Obituary of Murle Straach, [Straach pp. 69-70].
      COLEMAN - Murle Straach, 65, died Sunday at his home.
      Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Coleman City Cemetery with the Rev. Reed Justus officiating, directed by Walker Funeral Home.
      Mr. Straach was born in San Angelo and graduated from Coleman High School. He lived in Mills from 1932-1946 when he moved to Coleman. He was a welding contractor and a member of First United Methodist Church. He married Bobbie Kidd in 1951 in Silver Valley.
      Survivors include his wife of Coleman; his mother, Alma Duggins of San Angelo; two daughters, Melisa Mills of Coleman and Cindy Owens of Iraan; one son, Eric Straach of Coleman; one sister, Judy Poarch of Martinez, Ga.; and
      five grandchildren.
      Memorials may be made to American Cancer Association; or to Hospice of the Big Country, 3113 Oldham Lane, Abilene 79601.
      The family will be at the funeral home from 6-7 p.m. today. - (March 30, 1998)
      Date: 30 March 1998
    4. [S476] STRAACH FAMILY TREE, p. 1 [Straach pp. 3-5].
      Name given as "Melissa Kay Straach".

      Date: 6 January 1987
    5. [S105] Index to Texas Birth Summary Records (1950-1995), [Straach p. 27].
      Melissa Kay Straach, female, born 8-14-1952, Coleman Co.

      Date: 6 January 1987
    6. [S940] Find A Grave, 15 May 2016; http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=74164618.
      Melissa Straach Mills; Birth: Aug. 14, 1952, Coleman, Coleman County, Texas, USA; Death: Jul. 16, 2010, Abilene, Taylor County, Texas, USA; Note: "Melissa Mills age 57 of Abilene, Texas passed from this life on Friday, July 16, 2010 at 1:40 am at the Hendricks Medical Center in Abilene, Texas. "Services will be Monday at 10:00 am Coleman City Cemetery Pavilion with Rev. Kermit Sorrells & Rev. Mike Kerzee officiating services under the direction of Henderson Funeral Home of Coleman. The family will receive friends Sunday from 4 till 6 pm at Henderson Funeral Home. "She was born Melissa Kay Straach to Bobbye Kidd Straach and the late Merle Raye Straach in Coleman, Texas on August 14, 1952. Melissa was raised in Coleman where she graduated from Coleman High School in 1970. On July 17, 1971 she married Gary Richard Mills and they have celebrated thirty nine years of marriage. Melissa was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Coleman and a homemaker taking care of her home and family. She had been a resident of Abilene since 2008. Family requests donations to be made to Hendrick Hospice Care Abilene, TX, "SURVIVORS; Husband - Gary Mills of Abilene, Texas; Daughter - Kristen Mills of Abilene, Texas; Son - Greg & wife Candice Mills of Midland, Texas; Mother - Bobbye Straach of Coleman, Texas; Sister - Cindy & husband James Owens of Iraan, Texas; Brother - Eric & wife Amanda Straach of Coleman, Texas; 4 Granddaughters - Kayla Aristondo of Abilene, Texas; Sydalee, Lilyan and Hollyn Mills of Midland, Texas. Nieces and Nephews and extended family.", (Coleman Chronicle and Democrat-Voice. Used with permission.); Parents: Murle Straach (1932 - 1998); Burial: Coleman City Cemetery, Coleman, Coleman County, Texas, USA, Plot: Map Page 17, Section F, Lot 13E; Created by: Ralph Terry; Record added: Jul 29, 2011; Find A Grave Memorial# 74164618.




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