|Birth: ||Apr. 8, 1920|
West Flanders (West-Vlaanderen), Belgium
|Death: ||Sep. 24, 1967|
Yellow Medicine County
Mrs. Lucien Verkinderen, 47, a resident of Swede Prairie Township, Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota, passed away at the Clarkfield Community Hospital, Sunday, September 24, 1967, after an illness of several years.
Madeleine Vandamme Verkinderen was born April 8, 1920, at Roeselaere, Belgium. She came with her parents Leon and Eliza (Deswarte) Vandamme to East Moline, Illinois.
On November 6, 1937, she was united in marriage to Lucien Verkinderen at St. Mary's Catholic Church at East Moline, Illinois. The couple resided in Illinois until moving to this area in 1946 where they have since farmed.
She passed away on September 24, 1967, at the age of 47 years.
She was preceded in death by her father, Leon Vandamme on October 3, 1959, and by her mother, Eliza Vandamme on October 6, 1966.
Left to mourn her early departure are her husband, Lucien Verkinderen; one daughter, Doreen, at home; four sons: Richard and Maurice of Mankato, Minnesota, Joseph of St. Paul, Minnesota, and Robert at home; seven grandchildren; and three sisters: Alida (Mrs. Bernard Rossi) of Moline, Illinois, Bertha (Mrs. Ben Womack) and Anne (Mrs. George Miller) of East Moline, Illinois.
IN LOVING MEMORY OF
April 8, 1920 ~ September 24, 1967
Wednesday, September 27, 1967, 10:30 a.m.
St. Edward's Catholic Church, Minneota, Minnesota
Officiating, Father Bernard Steiner
Joseph Verkinderen ~ Daniel Verkinderen
Donald Verkinderen ~ Lawrence Verkinderen
Ernest Hennen ~ Gary Nuytten
St. Edward's Cemetery
Leon Leonardus Jerome VanDamme (1892 - 1959)
Eliza Emilia DeSwarte VanDamme (1898 - 1966)
Lucien J Verkinderen (1911 - 1997)
Joseph Verkinderen (1944 - 2006)*
Alida M VanDamme Rossi (1918 - 2002)*
Madeleine A Van Damme Verkinderen (1920 - 1967)
Bertha Emma Van Damme Womack (1921 - 2002)*
Anna J. Van Damme Miller (1924 - 2011)*
Saint Edwards Cemetery
Created by: AmandaO901
Record added: Sep 28, 2012
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