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 Irene E. <I>Koestel</I> Hirst

Irene E. Koestel Hirst

Death 6 Mar 1999 (aged 84)
Burial Partridge, Reno County, Kansas, USA
Plot North Annex, Lot 150, Grave 4
Memorial ID 18139451 · View Source
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PARTRIDGE - Irene E. Hirst, 84, of Partridge, died March 6, 1999, at Hutchinson Hospital.

She was born March 23, 1914, in Reno County, the daughter of Heinrich "Henry" and Milly Olga Massoni Koestel. A lifetime Reno County resident, she was a homemaker.

She belonged to Partridge Community Church and the Sew and Sew Club, Partridge.

On Oct. 31, 1936, she married Frederick Allen "Fritz" Hirst ay Partridge. He survives.

Other survivors include: two daughters, Carol Arlene McFadden, Hillsboro, and Shirley Ann Blew, Hutchinson; three brothers, Albert, Rockport, Texas, Clifford, Hutchinson, and Robert, South Hutchinson; Five sisters, Annabell Conrad, Dorothy Covert and Evelyn Myers, all of Hutchinson, Ethel Krug, South Hutchinson, and Viola Bontrager, Partridge; five grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, Galen Edward; a brother, Walter; and a sister, Mabel Ball.

Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Elliott Mortuary Chapel, Hutchinson, with Pastor Pam Tinn presiding. Friends may call from 5 to 9 p.m. today and 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the mortuary. Burial will be in Partridge Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the church or to the Arlington Ambulance Fund, both in care of the mortuary.

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  • Created by: Phillip H. Pitzer
  • Added: 3 Mar 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 18139451
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Irene E. Koestel Hirst (23 Mar 1914–6 Mar 1999), Find A Grave Memorial no. 18139451, citing Partridge Cemetery, Partridge, Reno County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Phillip H. Pitzer (contributor 46774530) .