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Valois Mildred Ingraham Koester
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Birth: Oct. 22, 1915
Rowan
Wright County
Iowa, USA
Death: Sep. 1, 2005
Rockwell
Cerro Gordo County
Iowa, USA

Daughter of Archie and Mildred (Mendell) Ingraham.
Educated in Swaledale, later moved to a farm near Sheffield and attended country school through 8th grade and graduated with honors from Sheffield High School. Valois taught country school for a year in Cerro Gordo County before her marriage to Walter Koester 10 May 1935 @ Grace Baptist Church, Sheffield. They farmed the Iowa land NW of Rockwell. Moved to Rockwell in 1980. Member of lst United Methodist, Sheffield and Grace Baptist Church, Sheffield. Served on the Rockwell Cemetery Society and member of Rockwell Senior Citizens.
Valois & Walter led a very active life - activities of fishing, golf, and games with their friends. They escaped north Iowa winters to Florida, Texas, California & Arizona.

Children:
Larry Koester 1938-1990 
 
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 Spouse:
  Walter Orlin Koester (1912 - 1995)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rockwell Cemetery
Rockwell
Cerro Gordo County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Arlene Jones-Swenson
Record added: Mar 18, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 106880989
Valois Mildred <i>Ingraham</i> Koester
Added by: Betsy Monson
 
 
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Remembering your sweet personality.
- Arlene Jones-Swenson
 Added: Mar. 18, 2013
 
 
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