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Katherine Vivian Findley Kester
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Birth: Dec. 23, 1913
Death: Nov. 27, 2001

Katherine Vivian Findler, born in Ardmore, Carter Co., OK.

Katherine married, 10 Jun 1933 in Sudan, Lamb Co., TX, Lynn Carlysle Kester, a son of Francis Marion "Frank" Kester and Hallie M Fokes.

Mother of Kathlyn Frances, Carolyn Louise and William James "Bill" Kester.

Katherine died in Amarillo, Potter Co., TX.
Amarillo Globe-News
Nov. 29, 2001

Katherine Vivian Kester

Katherine Vivian Kester, 87, of Amarillo, died Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2001.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday in Schooler Funeral Home Brentwood Chapel, 4100 S. Georgia St., with the Rev. Charles Waugh of Westview Christian Church and Dr. Larry Payne of Coulter Road Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in Memory Gardens Cemetery.

Mrs. Kester was born at Ardmore, Okla., in 1913. She married Lynn Kester on June 10, 1933, at Sudan. They moved to Amarillo from Hereford in 1986. She co-owned Kester's Jewelry in Hereford with her husband from 1935 to 1973. She was a member of Coulter Road Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband in 1999 and a grandson, Mickey Walls, in 1996.

Survivors include two daughters, Kathlyn Walls of Amarillo and Carolyn Allman of DeSoto; a son, Bill Kester of Amarillo; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials be to Crown of Texas Hospice, 1000 S. Jefferson St., Amarillo, TX 79101 or Faith City Mission. 
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  Lynn Carlysle Kester (1906 - 1999)
  William James Kester (1939 - 2005)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Interred Nov 30, 2001.
Memory Gardens Cemetery
Randall County
Texas, USA
Plot: Plot I 225 2
Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Jan 11, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 23904913
Katherine Vivian <i>Findley</i> Kester
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Katherine Vivian <i>Findley</i> Kester
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~~~~~~ Rest In Peace ~~~~~~ Wife of Triple Cousin: 3rd Cousin, Once Removed (Locklin and Fokes Family Trees) and 4th Cousin, Once Removed (Mercer Family Tree)
- Sarah Locklin Taylor
 Added: Jun. 11, 2012

- Betty Loyd
 Added: Jan. 11, 2008

- Sarah Locklin Taylor
 Added: Jan. 11, 2008

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