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Jean E. Milligan Kief
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Birth: Oct. 11, 1928
Melvin
Ford County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 9, 2013
Paxton
Ford County
Illinois, USA

Daughter of Dwight H. and Maude E. Stevens Milligan, she married Lyle Kief April 6, 1947.
Obituary from Paxton Record.

Jean E. Kief

ROBERTS Jean E. Kief, 85, of Roberts, died at 3:10 p.m. Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, at the Heartland Healthcare Nursing Home in Paxton.

A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at the Congregational Christian Church in Roberts with the Rev. Tom Jones officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service on Saturday. Burial will be held at a later date in Lyman Township Cemetery. Lamb-Young Funeral Home in Roberts is in charge of the arrangements.

Mrs. Kief was born Oct. 11, 1928, in Melvin, a daughter of Dwight and Maude (Stevens) Milligan. She married Lyle J. Kief on April 6, 1947. He died June 3, 1987.

Surviving are two sons, David Kief of Roberts and Stanley (Kellie) Kief of Roberts; two daughters, Peggy (Rick) Johannsen of Pekin and Julie Kief of Pennsylvania; five grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; a brother, Ed Milligan of Florida; and two sisters, Shirley Shambrook of Gibson City and Marlene Royal of Gibson City.

She was preceded in death by a son, Douglas; two brothers; and two sisters.

Mrs. Kief worked at the Gibson Annex for 23 years. She was a member of the Congregational Christian Church. She loved bird watching.

Memorials may be made to the Roberts-Melvin Fire Department, Congregational Christian Church, or a charity of the donor's choice. 
 
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 Parents:
  Dwight H Milligan (1889 - 1965)
  Maude E Milligan (1890 - 1971)
 
 Spouse:
  Lyle John Kief (1924 - 1987)
 
 Children:
  Douglas A. Kief (1954 - 2008)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
married Apr. 6, 1947
 
Burial:
Lyman Township Cemetery
Roberts
Ford County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Rosetta
Record added: Jul 26, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9185359
Jean E. <i>Milligan</i> Kief
Added by: Rosetta
 
Jean E. <i>Milligan</i> Kief
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Added by: Jerry Luttrell
 
 
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Grew up with your younger sisters. Never knew we were distant relatives to your husband until much later. May you rest in peace.
- Rosetta
 Added: Dec. 20, 2013

- Me & Badger ♥
 Added: Jul. 26, 2004
 
 
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