Winifred Traw

Sunday, August 22, 2010

Winifred "Winnie" Traw, 95, of Chaffee, Mo., passed away Thursday, Aug. 19, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau.

She was born June 4, 1915, to the late Emanuel and Leona Robinson Richardson in Corning, Ark.

Winifred married Ross A. Traw on July 7, 1934, and he preceded her in death Nov. 27, 1973.

She was a member of First Baptist Church in Chaffee, Mo.

Survivors are two sons and three daughters-in-law, Wesley (Barbara) Traw of Eugene, Ore., Ross (Donna) Traw of Venita, Ore., and Sue Traw of Chaffee; seven grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and 11 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, Paul Traw; three brothers; four sisters; and two grandchildren.

Friends may call at 1 p.m. Friday at Niswonger-Reynolds Funeral Home in Bend, Ore.

Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Pilot Butte Cemetery in Bend, with her grandson, Bryan Traw, officiating.

Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel of Chaffee was in charge of local arrangements.