Lucille “Pat” Telford was born Oct. 21, 1923, in Murray County, Minn. She was the youngest daughter of Albert and Fannie Chapman Telford.
She grew up in Canby, Minn. on the family farm. After graduation she went to Marshall, Minn. to teach in a school house. She and her sister Hazel saved up and bought a new car and joined her brother Ray in Inglewood, Calif. She got a job and stayed.
Always with a smile and a song, she had an active lifestyle. Some of her life enjoyments were bike riding . . .