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 Katherine L. <I>Obergfel</I> Grace

Katherine L. Obergfel Grace

Forrest, Livingston County, Illinois, USA
Death 3 May 1981 (aged 75)
Fairbury, Livingston County, Illinois, USA
Burial Fairbury, Livingston County, Illinois, USA
Plot Section A - Row 30 (2E 8A)
Memorial ID 100048017 · View Source
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Pantagraph - Mon. May 4, 1981


FAIRBURY - Katherine L. Grace, 75, died at 5 p.m. Sunday at Fairbury Hospital.

Her funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Fairbury Apostolic Christian Church with church ministers officiating.

Burial will be in Graceland Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. and 5 to 8 p.m. today at Duffy-Pils Memorial Home Fairbury and from an hour before the service at the church.

She was born Oct 3, 1905 in Forrest Township, a daughter of Solomon and Anna Meister Obergfel. She married Ernest Grace Dec 28, 1928 in Tompkinsville, Ky. He survives.

Also surviving are a son, LeRoy Fairbury, a daughter, Rosemary Stockle, Colfax, four sisters, Anna Metz, Forrest; Lorraine Clauss; and Arlene Kilgus both of Remington, Ind.; and Miriam Mehrkens, Eagle Rock, Va.; eight grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

Two brothers and a daughter preceded her in death.

She attended Apostolic Christian Church and was a nurses aide at Fairview Haven Nursing Home for 11 years.

She was a lifetime Faribury area resident.

Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.
Obit furnished by The Fort

Please Note: The obit says Graceland - it has been proven by The Fort in Lexington and the caretaker of the Apostolic Christian Cemetery that above person is buried in Apostolic Christian Cemetery which is right next to Graceland

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