|Birth: ||Mar. 7, 1830|
|Death: ||Oct. 17, 1903|
ELIZABETH (WITHERSPOON) KECKLER was born in Maryland, March 7, 1830. Died October 17, 1903. Aged 73 years, 9 months, 17 days. The deceased was united in marriage to Peter Keckler Jan. 5th 1854 to this union was born five children. Mary L. Sugars, Martha E. Hodge, Levie L. Keckler, Rebecca M. Green and Calvin G. Keckler. Sister Keckler united with the Brethren church in the fall of '65 and during all these years she has lived a consistent christian life, finally in the winter of life, God called and she lay down her cross, that she might wear a crown, she took the step from life to death that she might be with God.
The burial was at the Brethren cemetery at Dutchtown, Oct. 19, 1903. Rev. C. B. Smith Officiating.
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From Illinois Genealogy Trails website
Dutchtown Church of the Brethren Cemetery
Created by: Dave & Pam Jindrich
Record added: Mar 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67235806
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