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Frances Arlene Chipman Yerkes
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Birth: Jun. 12, 1915
Kennebec County
Maine, USA
Death: Oct. 25, 2010
Berkshire County
Massachusetts, USA

Frances Arlene Yerkes, 95, of Stockbridge, died Monday, October 25, 2010.

Born Frances Arlene Chipman on June 12, 1915 in Waterville, Maine. She moved to Pittsfield as a young woman. There, she met and married Arthur D. Yerkes, deceased of Richmond. They were married twenty-five years and had three children, a daughter, Jane Yerkes Stratton, of Mount Dora, Florida, a son Douglas A. Yerkes, of Eustis, Florida, and Robert A. Yerkes, deceased of Richmond. Her family also includes five grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild.

As a resident of Richmond, she was a member of the Richmond Congregational Church. She spent many years employed by Berkshire Medical Center, several local nursing homes, and served as a private nurse. Caring and giving care. Upon retirement, she moved to Heaton Court in Stockbridge, where she enjoyed her life with close friends and lots of gardening.

She was a dedicated wife, homemaker, and loving mother and participated in the life of the local community. She was loved by many and will be missed by all.

A graveside funeral service will be held on Thursday, October 28, 2010 at 1:00 p.m. at Richmond Cemetery with the Reverend Holly Reed officiating.
Published in The Berkshire Eagle on October 27, 2010. 
Family links: 
  Robert Allen Yerkes (1947 - 2002)*
*Calculated relationship
Center Cemetery
Berkshire County
Massachusetts, USA
Created by: Ryan Curtis
Record added: Oct 27, 2010
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Frances Arlene <i>Chipman</i> Yerkes
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 Added: Oct. 27, 2010

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