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||Funeral Booklet for Lolita Monsanto Hendricks
||Virgin Islands Funeral Memorial Booklets
||Estate of Lolita Monsanto Hendricks
Institute for Museum and Library Services (National Leadership Grant Award, ND-00026) ( Donor )
||Hendricks, Lolita Monsanto
Funeral rites and ceremonies
Caribbean ( lcsh )
||North America -- United States Virgin Islands
||The Enid M. Baa Library of the Division of Libraries, Archives and Museums (DLAM) has acquired an extensive collection of memorial booklets since the early 1970's for U. S. Virgin Islands residents. Booklets are usually more than 10 pages long and give details of the life and family connections of the deceased.
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New Herrhut Moravia Church '
Born March 3 1895
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LOITA MONSANTO HENDRICKS was born to
-Lomb Geosre and Fritz Monsanto on March 3,1895.
She marrid David Hendricks and was the mother of
ton (10) children whom she adored. Four of these children
preceded her in death.
In her early days she worked very hard as a domestic
worker, strunlbg to take cm of her children.
Lolt was a kind, sweet, loving person who always
treated other people a if they ware her own children. She
never exchanged a harh wobd with anyone. Whatever hsh
Som ed, was willingly shaed without a murmur. and
.- ver rrehued.
In recent months it became apparent to us that Lolta
would not be with us much longer. She had become very
withdrawn and all her talk was that she was tired and wanted
to go home to rest.
Lolita or "TA", as we affectionately called her. Ihas
Seft us a shining example by her life and her love for others.
' We were privileed to have her with us until the ripe
-ae of 90 yea, when she left us on the 29th of September.
S Sih leaves to morn her six surviving children, her
O ster Triphina Pickering who resides on the mainlma
d m many, many other relatives and friends.
Though we will mis her very much. we know she is
radtin from her labors and so we my "Servant of God.
Edwin Henadrcs Mad Chadu
Leroy Hendricks Beryl Hendrick Goae
Melvin Thboa Aiame Maltew
ONE SISTER: T ephua Pickcring
ONE BROTHER: Wimoth Monanto
DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW: Ida Hendrics Patricia Thomr
SONS4N-LAW: Lawrence Charles Geotge Matthe
19 GmrdCldk C m 26Great Grand 2 Grmt Great Grnd
A GOOD FRIEND: Ms. Olp Detoy