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 Deane E Kilbourne

Deane E Kilbourne

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Death 30 Dec 2006 (aged 88)
Burial Leslie, Ingham County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 17300692 · View Source
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Deane E. Kilbourne, of Midland, passed away Saturday, December 30, 2006.

He was born February 6, 1918 in Ingham County, Michigan to Hubert Lynn Kilbourne and Dorothy Mae Mudge. Deane attended public schools in Florida and graduated from Michigan State University with a degree in Chemistry in 1941. In 1942, he joined the U.S. Air Force working as a weather observer in the European Theater and was discharged October 21, 1945. After joining Texaco in 1947, Deane returned to Michigan State University and earned a masters degree in Geology. On February 27, 1954, he married Jeanne Bridges in Casper, Wyoming. Before moving to Midland in 1974, he attended the University of Arizona and earned a PhD in Geology. Deane worked for America Trading and Production Company Corporation before retiring in 1990. He was a member of the West Texas Geological Society, American Association of Petroleum Geologists, VFW Post 701 in Lansing, Michigan, American Legion, and the Elks Lodge BPOE #1353.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Deane is survived by his wife, Jeanne Bridges Kilbourne of Midland, TX.

Graveside services have been scheduled for 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, January 9, 2007 at Woodlawn Cemetery in Leslie, Michigan. Arrangements are under the direction of Adams Funeral Home, 109 Church, Leslie, Michigan.

Memorials may be directed to the West Texas Geological Society, 203 W. Wall St., Midland, Texas 79701.

Published in the Midland Reporter-Telegram on 1/4/2007.


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  • Created by: Janice Williams Langley
  • Added: 4 Jan 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17300692
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Deane E Kilbourne (6 Feb 1918–30 Dec 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17300692, citing Woodlawn Cemetery, Leslie, Ingham County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Janice Williams Langley (contributor 46826182) .