Geraldine Mayfield

Geraldine Mabel Rowley
1925 - 2009



FACTS AT A GLANCE
BORN: 19 SEP 1925
         Wall, South Dakota
MARRIED: Marvin Deao MAYFIELD
         25 April 1948
         Bethesda Lutheral Church
         Eugene, Oregon
DIED: 03 August 2009
         Eugene, Oregon


Geraldine Rowley, or "Gerry" as she liked to be called, graduated from Eugene High School. In 1948 she married Marvin Mayfield, an artist who later ran a commercial sign company in Eugene, Oregon.

One of Gerry and Marvin's children developed a rare form of muscular dystrophy and Gerry devoted extra time teaching her how to live self-sufficiently and as part of the community.

Geraldine Mayfield died at age 83 of heart failure.


Geraldine and Melvin Mayfield, 1966
Marvin and Geraldine Mayfield
Manilla, Phillipines
1966

HUSBAND of Geraldine ROWLEY:
    Marvin Deao MAYFIELD

     1925-2006

PARENTS of Geraldine ROWLEY:
    Harold Philips ROWLEY

     1896-1968
    Ester Adelia ECKLUND
     1901-1987

CHILDREN of Geraldine ROWLEY:
   1. Marvin
   2. Rodney
   3. Roxie



ECKLUND FAMILY HOMEPAGE


References:
  The Family History As I Heard It, by Nora Fayme Okeson
  Eklund Family, by Esther Rowley
  The Ecklunds, by Gyman C. Okeson
  correspondence with Roxie Mayfield
  Oregon Marriages Indexes 1906-2008
  United States Obituary Collection