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 Minnie <I>Hamacher</I> Derrick

Minnie Hamacher Derrick

Robinson, Brown County, Kansas, USA
Death 6 Jan 1989 (aged 90)
Hiawatha, Brown County, Kansas, USA
Burial Hiawatha, Brown County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 100098086 · View Source
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Minnie Frances Derrick, 90, died January 6, 1989, at Hiawatha Community Hospital. She was a resident of Heritage Manor in Hiawatha.

She was born Oct. 26, 1898, at Robinson, the daughter of Sidney and Virginia Breeding Hamacher. A graduate of Robinson High School, she attended the University of Colorado and was a school teacher in Brown and Doniphan counties for several years.

She was a member of the First United Methodist Church and Zenith Chapter No. 184 of Order of Eastern Star, both in Hiawatha. She was a former member of the Zion Methodist Church, Hiawatha Community Hospital Grey Ladies, Hiawatha Country Club, and Saturday Club in Hiawatha.

She married Virgil C. Derrick March 3, 1926. They farmed in the Zion community near White Cloud until his death in 1964. She then moved to Hiawatha.

Survivors include a son, Hilton Derrick of Cardiff-By-The-Sea, Calif., and two grandchildren.

Visitation is anytime today at Casselman-Meek Funeral Home in Hiawatha, where relatives and friends will meet from 7 to 8 tonight. Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Mount Hope Cemetery, Hiawatha. Memorials are suggested to the Brown County Historical Society.

Hiawatha Daily World, January 9, 1989



Funeral service for Minnie Frances Derrick, 90, Hiawatha, who died Jan. 6, 1989, was this morning at Casselman-Meek Funeral Home in Hiawatha with the Rev. Bill F. Hemmen Jr., officiating.

Organist Mrs. Warner Pape Jr. accompanied vocal soloist Ward Henry for "The Lord's Prayer". Pallbearers were Bob Idol, Paul E. Idol, Dean Bruning, Charles Reese, Wilbur Winter and John Weingart. Burial was at Mount Hope Cemetery, Hiawatha.

Hiawatha Daily World, Tuesday, January 10, 1989

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 100098086
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Minnie Hamacher Derrick (26 Oct 1898–6 Jan 1989), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100098086, citing Mount Hope Cemetery, Hiawatha, Brown County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Shelli Steedman (contributor 46805729) .