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Mary Esther Boyd Barfknecht
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Birth: Dec. 25, 1925
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 29, 2003
Dane County
Wisconsin, USA

BIOGRAPHY provided by Ellen Sorenson:
Mary was the first of 2 children born to Carroll E and Esther (Hoover) Boyd.

She married Gerald B Barfknecht on September 28, 1945 in St Louis, MO. They had 2 children: Candace and Kathleen.

OBITUARY provided by K Moreno:
DEERFIELD - Mary E. Barfknecht, age 77, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2003. She was born on Dec. 25, 1925, in Chicago, Ill., the daughter of Carroll and Esther (Hoover) Boyd. Mary married Gerald "Gerry" Barfknecht on Sept. 28, 1945, in St. Louis, Mo. Mary retired from the Central Wisconsin Center, where she worked as a licensed practical nurse. Mary enjoyed reading, crocheting and playing cards. She was a member of Peace Lutheran Church in Sun Prairie. Mary will be deeply missed by her family and friends; including her husband, Gerald "Gerry" of Deerfield; her daughters, Candace (Philip) Moore of Waunakee, and Kathleen Barfknecht of Appleton; her grandchildren, Tami (David) Karelse and Brian (Annie) Moore; her great-grandchildren, Evelyn, Brynnae, Aidan Karelse and Christian Moore; and a special friend, Sharon Francek. She is further survived by many nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; her sister, Barbara Kong; a step-mother, Mae Boyd; and by her great-grandson, Liam Johnson. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2003, at PEACE EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH, 232 Windsor St., Sun Prairie, with the Rev. Luke Werre presiding. Burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Park.
Family links: 
  Carroll Ephraim Boyd (1901 - 1965)
  Mary Esther Hoover Boyd (1901 - 1931)
  Gerald Berlin Barfknecht (1925 - 2007)*
  Mary Esther Boyd Barfknecht (1925 - 2003)
  Barbara Boyd Kong (1928 - 1994)*
*Calculated relationship
Roselawn Memorial Park
Dane County
Wisconsin, USA
Plot: Garden: Section B Lot: 117 Space: 2
Maintained by: Ellen Sorenson
Originally Created by: El Memorializer
Record added: Oct 04, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30306219
Mary Esther <i>Boyd</i> Barfknecht
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Mary Esther <i>Boyd</i> Barfknecht
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 Added: Dec. 18, 2011

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