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Gladys C. Belton

Gladys C. Belton

Sept. 6, 1914 - April 9, 2009

DAWSON -- Gladys Cora Belton, 94, of Dawson, died Thursday at the Johnson Memorial Home in Dawson.

The service will be at 1:30 p.m. Monday at the Johnson Memorial Home Chapel in Dawson. Burial will be in Dawson Covenant Church Cemetery, rural Dawson.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the service Monday in the nursing home chapel. Hanson & Dahl Funeral Home of Dawson is handling arrangements.

She was born Sept. 6, 1914, in Riverside Township, rural Dawson, to Emil and Olava (Haugesag) Bloom. She graduated from Dawson High School.

She married Morrill Winge. After he died, she married Vernon Belton in California, where she was a banquet hostess at the Miramar Hotel in Santa Barbara. After moving back to Dawson, she lived in Riverside Manor Apartments and on Nov. 2, 2007, she moved from Prairie Meadows Assisted Living to the Johnson Memorial Home.

She is survived by her children: Pat (and Elliott) Dahl of Santa Barbara, Calif., Anne (and Roger) Ellefson of Dawson, Michael (and Patsy) Winge of Santa Barbara and Cindy Gibbons of Omaha, Neb.; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husbands; one son: Mark Winge; and two siblings.