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 Reita Belle <I>Kelly</I> Alwes

Reita Belle Kelly Alwes

Manor Creek, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
Death 3 Aug 1978 (aged 66)
Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
Plot Section 19, Lot 112, Grave #4
Memorial ID 20158315 · View Source
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Mrs. William H. Alwes 66 of 8216 National Turnpike, died at 10:55 a.m. Thursday in the parking lot of Ramanda Inn on Plantside Drive. Deputy Cornoner Sue Wurst said death apparently was due to a heart attack.
She was the former Reita Belle Kelley and a member of the Yorktown Baptist Church.
Survivors beside her husband, include three daugthters, Mrs. Patricia Ann McDowell of Bowling Green, Mrs. Martha Jean Capps
of Indianapolis and Mrs. Nancy Carole Carter; a son, Richard A. Alwes of Arlington, Va.: and eight grandchildren.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Owen Funeral Home, 5317 Dixie Highway, with burial in Evergreem Cemetery.
Visitation at the funeral home will be after noon Friday.

ALWES, Mrs. Reita Belle (nee Kelley)
Passed away Thurs., August 3, 1978 at 10:30 a.,. in her 66th year. Residence 8216 Nat5ional Turnpike. Wife of Mr. Wiliam H.l Alwes; mother of Mrs. Nancy Carole CArter, Mrs. Richard Alan Alwes, Mrs. Patricia Ann McDowell & Mrs. Martha Jean Capps; sister of Mrs. Stanley Osburne; also survived by 8 grandchildren. Remains resting at Owen Funeral Home, 5317 Dixie Hgwy. Funeral services Sat. at 11 a.,. at the Owen Chapel. Burial in Evergreen Cemetery.

Taken from the Courier Journal and Louisville Times

A son preceded her in death;
William Henry Alwes, Jr. DOB and DOD August 23, 1952
He is buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Reita Belle Kelly Alwes (6 May 1912–3 Aug 1978), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20158315, citing Evergreen Cemetery, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Diana (contributor 46904129) .