Tisdall, Jeanne Persson (Died on 16 Sep 2011)
appeared in Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 29 Sep 2011, p. 32

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Tisdall, Jeanne Persson 89, of Pasadena, California, died at home on September 16, 2011, after a nine-month battle with cancer. Mrs. Tisdall was born in Chicago, Illinois on July 18, 1922, to Cathrine and Alf T. Persson. The family moved to Winnetka, Illinois, where Mrs. Tisdall attended New Trier High School. She graduated in 1944 from Smith College, after which she married James M. Tisdall, Amherst class of 1943, then a Lieutenant (JG) in the Navy. After the war, the couple made their home in Winnetka until they moved to Pasadena in 1977. She was preceded in death by her husband, a daughter, Susan Niven, and a brother, A.T. Persson, Jr. She is survived by her sister, Helen Persson (Chuck) Hall; daughters Nancy Tisdall of Denver and Joan (Patrick) McLaughlin of Pasadena; grandchildren Jim (Christa) Niven, Kate (Matthew) Morse, Daniel McLaughlin and Jack McLaughlin; great-grandsons Grayson Niven and Talen Niven and great-granddaughters Ana Jolie Niven and Riley Jeanne Morse, and several nieces and nephews. Contributions in her memory may be made to Dept. of Development the House Research Institute, 2100 W. 3rd Street, L.A., California, 90057. A private family service will be held at a later date.

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29 Sep 2011
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16 Sep 2011
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Tisdall, Jeanne Persson (Died on 16 Sep 2011)