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Wilhemina Elisabeth Moorkamp Akins
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Birth: Nov. 24, 1917
Missouri, USA
Death: May 19, 2009
Omaha
Douglas County
Nebraska, USA

Published in The (Colorado Springs) Gazette:

Funeral Services for Wilhemina will be at 1:00 p.m., Thursday, May 28th, at Soul's Harbor Church, 1715 E. Fourth Street. Rev. Paul Thomas will officiate.

Burial will follow at 3:00 p.m., Memorial Gardens Cemetery, 3825 Airport Road. Visitation: 5:00 - 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 27th, Swan Law, 501 North Cascade Avenue. Wilhemina, 91, was born and raised in Mt. Vernon, MO.

She and her Mother ran a Home Laundry, she then worked for the Missouri State Sanatorium, until moving to Colorado Springs in 1948. There she became a Charter member of the Pentecostal Church of God of America in 1949. The church later became Pentecostal Faith Tabernacle, now Soul's Harbor Church; where she served as a devoted Pianist, Teacher, and Secretary/Treasurer.

She worked for Elite Laundry until their closing. She then worked, and retired after 30 years from Couture's Fabric Care. She then moved to Omaha, NE to be with her son in 2004, where she passed away.
She was a Devoted, Loving, Daughter, Mother and Christian.

Proceeded in death by, Father William H. Moorkamp in 1963, and Mother Mary T. Moorkamp in 1981. Survived by: son James, and his wife Kathleen, also many cousins.

 
 
Burial:
Memorial Gardens Cemetery and Mausoleum
Colorado Springs
El Paso County
Colorado, USA
 
Created by: Andrena's Daughter
Record added: May 30, 2009
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Wilhemina Elisabeth <i>Moorkamp</i> Akins
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Wilhemina Elisabeth <i>Moorkamp</i> Akins
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Wilhemina Elisabeth <i>Moorkamp</i> Akins
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 Added: May. 30, 2009
 
 
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