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Adele Kathryn Foecking Temperly
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Birth: Mar. 7, 1909
Galena
Jo Daviess County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 11, 2006
Dubuque
Dubuque County
Iowa, USA

Adele Temperly obituary 2006

Adele K. Temperly, 97, of Galena, died Monday, Dec 11, 2006, at Mercy Medical Center- Dubuque, surrounded by her family. Services will be at 10:30AM Friday at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Galena, with burial in the church cemetery.

Friends may call from 3 to 8 PM. Thursday at Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, where there will be a scripture wake service at 3PM.

She was born on March 7, 1909 in East Galena, daughter of Henry and Elizabeth (Heim) Foecking. She married Irvin Temperly on May 22, 1928, in Galena; he preceded her in death on December 30, 1985. Together Adele and her husband farmed in the area until 1952 when they moved to Galena.

Adele was a homemaker. She loved crossword puzzles, crocheting, and a good game of euchre. She enjoyed spending time with her family and all of her grandchildren were always special to her. She was a lifetime member of St. Mary's Catholic Church.

Surviving are two children, Marita Watson and Donald Temperly, both of Galena; five grandchildren, Karen (Ronald) Stienstra, of Scales Mound, Nancy (Joseph) Hayes, of Corpus Christi, Texas, Randy (Janice) Watson, of Galena, Terry (Debbie) Temperly, of Midland, Mich., and Cynthia (Thomas) Knuckey, of Galena IL. 11 great-grandchildren; six great-great grandchildren; a sister, Marie Fox, of Cherokee Village, AK;k two brothers, Walter Foecking, of Dubuque, and Harold (Jane) Foecking, of Galena; a sister-in-law, Margaret Temperly, of Galena; and many nieces and nephews.

She was also preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Leroy and Raymond Foecking and Ralph Foecking in infancy; and a son-in-law, Eugene "Ted" Watson. 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry John Foecking (1873 - 1942)
  Elizabeth Anna Heim Foecking (1881 - 1952)
 
 Spouse:
  Irvin Joseph Temperly (1904 - 1985)
 
Burial:
Vinegar Hill Cemetery
Galena
Jo Daviess County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Jay Stienstra
Record added: Mar 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86938237
Adele Kathryn <i>Foecking</i> Temperly
Added by: Jay Stienstra
 
Adele Kathryn <i>Foecking</i> Temperly
Added by: Jay Stienstra
 
Adele Kathryn <i>Foecking</i> Temperly
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