Husband: Shirlie Wayne Wardle (1 2 3 4)
Born: 15 Oct 1920 in Gleed, WA (5)
Married: 13 Apr 2002 (9)
Father: Jay Dumont Wardle
Mother: Clara Edith Wintermantel
Spouses: Merle Helen Dean
Wife: Isabelle Merlin (6 7)
Born: 24 Jun 1920 (8)
  1. Jan Bender, Patsy Clark, Julie Edwards, and Margaret Ann Jenstad; about 2002, Descendants of John Jacob Wintermantel.
  2. Wayne Wardle letter to D Z Stevens dated 27 Jun 2003.

    Wayne's first employment was as a Yakima area orchard worker. he thinned apples and harvested apples. He enlisted in the Army Air Force in 1940...He spent 5 years in the Air Force and attained the rank of Master Sgt. He was in charge of records for the Second Air Force Hqtrs and was based in Colorado Springs.
    After the war he was employed by the State of Washington Employment Security Dept. When he retired he was in charge of the Wenatchee office. He retired to run a small pear orchard.

  3. Census, Federal 1940, Washington, Yakima, Wiley City.

    Line 69 Barton Rd. family # 149 Rents Home Value $10/mo Farm

    Sampson, W Lawrence Head age 21 m / HS 1 yr/ b. WA/ works 50hr/wk occ: farm Laborer/wages 1939 $500
    Alma wife 22 m/ HS 4 / WA/ 25/ apple peeler -fruit dehydrating plant/ 416
    Wardle, Wayne/brother-in-law 19 s / HS-4 / WA/ 60 farm laborer 225

  4. Census, Federal 1930, Yakima, Yakima, Washington.

    915 18th Ave S.

    Name: Clara E Wardle
    Gender: Female
    Birth Year: abt 1886
    Birthplace: Iowa
    Race: White
    Owns home worth $2000
    Home in 1930: Yakima, Yakima, Washington
    Map of Home: View Map
    Marital Status: Widowed
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Germany
    Mother's Birthplace: U S


    Military service:

    Rent/home value:

    Age at first marriage:

    Parents' birthplace:
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    Household Members: Name Age
    Clara E Wardle 44
    Alma F Wardle 12
    Shirlie W Wardle 9

  5. Compiled by Elbert J. Wardle, Wintermantle Genealogy: Christian and Mathilda's Family Tree 1799 to 1986 (informal publication, July 1986).
  6. Wayne Wardle letter to Dianne Stevens dated 3 Jun 2003.
  7. Wayne Wardle, letter.
    (15 Jul 2003)

    I was a special education teacher for a number of years so I have known a bit about familys with unusual care demands. I've never figured out why so much pain hits some families.

  8. Wayne Wardle letter dated 5 Mar 2004.
  9. Ibid.
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