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 Della E. <I>Jackson</I> Kelsey

Della E. Jackson Kelsey

Boone County, Indiana, USA
Death 13 Aug 2007 (aged 92)
Lebanon, Boone County, Indiana, USA
Burial Lebanon, Boone County, Indiana, USA
Plot Section 34 South, East Side
Memorial ID 100373893 · View Source
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Della E. Kesley Czajka, 92, of Colfax, died Monday, Aug. 13, 2007, at Homewood Health Campus, Lebanon.

She was born in Boone County on Dec. 4, 1914, the daughter of William Jackson and Nellie Smith Jackson. She married Ottis Kelsey on Sept. 19, 1933; he died Jan. 15, 1968. She married Leonard Czajka in Lebanon on July 3, 1970; he died Jan. 26. 2004.

She graduated from Dover High School in 1933, and was a homemaker. She had lived on the same farm for 52 years prior to moving to Lebanon, and helped her husband on the family farm.

She was a member of Dover Christian Church, past member of Jefferson Township Home Ec. Club, belonged to the Dover Neighborhood Club, she volunteered as a Gray Lady for 15 years at Witham Hospital, past member of Dover Choir and Thorntown Eastern Star, and she had been president of the Mother Club of Dover.

Survivors are children and spouses Sue and Charles Fink of Colfax and Jack and Candi Kelsey of Florida; grandchildren Bill and wife Shelly of Jamestown, Darrell Kelsey and wife Michelle of Bloomington, Kellie and Torrey Rodkey of Colfax, Trisha Stanley and husband Joe of Jamestown, and Karmen Sink of Indianapolis; great-grandchildren Amanda Kelsey, Abby Kelsey and Paige Stanley of Jamestown, Kari Kelsey and Kaci Kelsey of Bloomington, Vivian Rodkey, Marcus Rodkey and Victoria Rodkey of Colfax. A son, Bill Kelsey, is deceased.

Visitation is from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday with services following at Dover Christian Church, 955 N. Indiana 75, Dover, the Rev. Jerry Holdman officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Dover Christian Church or the Clinton Prairie School Foundation.

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  • Created by: Marc Doty
  • Added: 8 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100373893
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Della E. Jackson Kelsey (4 Dec 1914–13 Aug 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100373893, citing Oak Hill Cemetery, Lebanon, Boone County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Marc Doty (contributor 46843703) .