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Bertha Maydean Reaka Biby
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Birth: Nov. 22, 1924
Americus
Lyon County
Kansas, USA
Death: Nov. 8, 1998
Eureka
Greenwood County
Kansas, USA

Winfield Courier 11/11/1998
Bertha Biby
EUREKA - Bertha Maydean Biby, 73, of Eureka, died Nov. 8, 1998, at her home.
Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the New Life Assembly of God Church in Eureka. Pastor Mike Krager will officiate. Burial will be at 3 p.m. Thursday in Americus Cemetery. A memorial has been established with the New Life Assembly of God Church. Contributions can be made through the church or Campbell-Kelley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 595, Eureka, KS 67045-0595.

Biby was born Nov. 22, 1924, in Americus, to Edward and Clara ( Gilner ) Reaka. She graduated from Americus High School in 1943. On Sept. 8, 1943, she married Wallace Eugene Biby in Wichita. They made their home in Wichita for over 24 years before moving to Eureka in 1987. A homemaker, Biby was a member of the New Life Assembly of God Church.

Survivors include her husband, Wallace Biby, Eureka; seven sons, Dean Biby and Warren Biby, both of Tucson, Ariz., Chauncey Biby, Eureka, Marcus Biby, El Dorado, Russell Biby, Emporia, Richard Biby, Wichita, and Sam Biby, Winfield; a daughter, Clara Gaw, Olympia, Wash.; a brother, Byron Reaka, Reading; a sister, Ida Mae Reaka, Wichita; 16 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. A daughter, Melinda Goates, preceded her in death.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Edward E. Reaka (1878 - 1942)
  Clara May Gildner Reaka (1886 - 1971)
 
 Spouse:
  Wallace Eugene Biby (1924 - 1998)*
 
 Children:
  Melinda Diane Biby Goates (1965 - 1997)*
 
 Sibling:
  Voyt L Reaka (1912 - 1986)*
  Bertha Maydean Reaka Biby (1924 - 1998)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Americus Cemetery
Americus
Lyon County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: Wayne Goates
Record added: Jun 02, 2011
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Bertha Maydean <i>Reaka</i> Biby
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Bertha Maydean <i>Reaka</i> Biby
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- Wayne Goates
 Added: Jun. 2, 2011
 
 
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