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Yetta Alberta Conkling Speck
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Birth: Sep. 20, 1886
Rice County
Kansas, USA
Death: Mar. 22, 1978
Hutchinson
Reno County
Kansas, USA

Mrs. Yetta Speck, 91, Wesley Towers, died Thursday evening at Wesley Towers after a long illness.
Born Yetta Conkling Sept. 20, 1886, in Lyons, she married Harry A. Speck Dec. 8, 1917, in Lyons. They moved to Hutchinson in 1940. He died Feb. 28, 1964. She graduated from Washburn College, Topeka, in 1910, was a member of the Lyons Presbyterian Church, Kappa Alpha Theta sorority, and was past president of the Kansas State Chapter of PEO.
Survivors include a brother: Gerald M. Conkling, Bethesda, Md.; sister: Mrs. Catherine C. Hussey, Topeka.
Graveside ceremony will be 2 p.m. Monday, Graceland Cemetery, Lyons; the Rev. Richard H. Preston. The family suggests memorials to Washburn College or Wesley Towers. Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Elliott Chapel.

from The Hutchinson News
Friday, 24 March 1978 
 
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 Parents:
  William Clark Conkling (1851 - 1939)
  Laura Belle Stone Conkling (1862 - 1932)
 
 Spouse:
  Harry Adam Speck (1884 - 1964)
 
 Siblings:
  Infant Boy Conkling (1884 - 1885)*
  Yetta Alberta Conkling Speck (1886 - 1978)
  Clark A Conkling (1891 - 1914)*
  Glenn S Conkling (1893 - 1918)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lyons Municipal Cemetery
Lyons
Rice County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: Diane Smith Battershell
Record added: Oct 12, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78283309
Yetta Alberta <i>Conkling</i> Speck
Added by: Diane Smith Battershell
 
Yetta Alberta <i>Conkling</i> Speck
Added by: Diane Smith Battershell
 
Yetta Alberta <i>Conkling</i> Speck
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- Diane Smith Battershell
 Added: Apr. 14, 2012
 
 
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