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Lillian E. White

Nov 5, 2009

Lillian E. White, 100, passed away Oct 21 in Bryn Mawr, Penn. Raised on her family farm in Armstrong; Lillian was a graduate of Halfa High School and the University of Iowa. She was a registered nurse and retired 36 years ago as chief nurse of Kansas Neurological Institute in Topeka, Kan.

Services will be held Monday, Nov 9, at the Armstrong cemetery. Presiding will be Lillian’s daughter, the Rev Dr. Jan Carlsson-Bull; head minister of First Parish UU Church in Cohasset, Mass. Mrs. White’s husband, Donald E. White, died in 1967. She is survived by her two children, the Rev Dr. Jan Carlsson-Bull and Jeff W. White; her five grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Lillian received a U.S. Congressional Citation for her meritorious achievements as a nurse.