Cherrington, Patrick Grant (February 27, 1896 - August 9, 1955)
Patrick G. Cherrington
Douglas Budget - August 18, 1955Patrick Grant Cherrington was born February 27, 1896, at Acoma, S.D., the son of Grant L. and Bessie R. Cherrington. He died August 9, 1955 of a heart attack at his ranch near Lost Spring.
On June 16, 1950 he was united in marriage with Ruth Shippen Swickhamer at Denver, Colo. The couple resided there until Sept. 1952, when they moved to their Lost Spring ranch.
Survivors include his wife, Ruth; one daughter by a former marriage, Mrs. Verley E. Nagel of Iowa; his mother, Mrs. Bessie R. Cherrington of Denver; one sister, two brothers and three grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Friday afternoon at Stark's chapel with Ashlar Lodge No. 10, A.F. & A.M. in charge of the service. Burial was in Douglas Park cemetery. Pall bearers were T.C. Daniels, Tony Funk, Burt Jones, Clarence Mason, Wilbur Wright and Henry Amend.