|Birth: ||Feb. 15, 1884|
|Death: ||Aug. 5, 1969|
Services Held For Mrs. Libbe Draayom
Mrs. Libbe Draayom, 85, of Sheldon passed away Tuesday, August 5 at the Nursing Wing of the Sheldon Community Hospital where she had been a patient since March. Prior to
entering the Sheldon Hospital Mr. and Mrs. Draayom were residents of Prairie View Retirement home at Sanborn from July to March.
Funeral services were held at 1:30 p.m.
August 8, at the Presbyterian church in Hospers, where she had been a member since 1920. Rev. Norman Flink officiated and internment was in the West Lawn Cemetery at Orange City
under the direction of the Vander Ploeg Funeral Home.
Henrietta Maris was born February 15, 1884 to Cornelius and Gertrude Maris at Orange City where she grew to young womanhood, She attended the public school and N.W. College
Academy from which she graduated in 1905. She taught school in the Orange City vicinity until 1919.
On February 11, 1920 she was united in marriage to Libbe Draayom of Hospers at the home of her parents in Orange City. A double ring ceremony was performed which also united her sister, Esther and his brother, Gerrit Draayom in marriage.
They farmed until 1946 when the removed to Sheldon where they since lived continuously, Mrs. Draayom enjoyed
good health until the past year.
Mrs. Draayom was preceeded in death by her husband, Libbe Draayom on March 3 of this year, her parents, her brothers, Arie, Hubert, Gerrit, John and William and her sisters Anna Vander Wilt, Annette Vander Wilt, Gertrude Dye and Cornells Eerkes.
She is survived by one sister, Esther, Mrs. Gerrit Draayom of Primghar. A number of nieces and nephews and friends.
Sioux County Capital 1969-08-14.
Cornelius Maris (1841 - 1924)
Geertrui Niemandsverdriet Maris (1850 - 1936)
Libbe Draayom (1886 - 1969)*
West Lawn Cemetery
Created by: GS
Record added: May 23, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90596315
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