Obituary – Feather, Mildred Marie (Koch)

Class of 1939

1939 Graduation Edition
Perry Daily JournalMildred Koch
Mildred Koch

– daughter of Mr. and Mrs. F. S. Koch, of 1019 Grove Street, plans to attend Tonkawa Junior College after graduation. She leaves behind her an outstanding record of scholastic and activity achievement. She was a member of the basketball team, the glee club, the Y.W.C.A., the freshman play and the 1936 high school operetta. She was president of the class when she was a freshman. Mildred enjoys hiking, tennis and swimming. She was born at Hayward and has attended Stanton, Highview, Polo, Comar, Tonkawa Prep and Perry schools.

Mildred Marie (Koch) Feather

September 6, 1921 – April 14, 1965

Mrs. Mark (Mildred Marie) Feather, 43, formerly of Perry. died at 7:20 p.m. Wednesday in University hospital, Oklahoma City, where she was admitted for treatment Monday. She had been ill at her home in Pryor since April 9.

Mrs. Feather was born Sept. 6, 1921, in Hayward, but lived in Perry most of her life. She graduated from Perry high school in 1939.

She was married in 1963 in Guthrie to Mark Feather, former manager of a Perry department store. The couple had lived in Pryor since their marriage. She was a member of the Baptist church in Pryor.

In addition to her husband. she is survived by a daughter. Mrs. Dwaine (Sharon) Schwartz, Oklahoma City; her mother, Mrs. Gertrude Koch, Perry; two sisters, Mrs. Carl Price, Perry; and Mrs. Gladys Simpson, Tonkawa; two brothers, Glen Koch and Ivan Koch, Perry; and two grandchildren.

Funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday in the Parker chapel. Rev. Duane Riley. pastor of the First Baptist church of Pryor. will officiate and burial will he in Grace Hill cemetery.