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Ola Bernice Mapes Chase

  • Birth 8 Aug 1904
  • Death 8 Feb 1999
  • Burial Wetmore, Nemaha County, Kansas, USA
  • Memorial ID 36384985

SABETHA -- Ola Bernice Chase, 94, Sabetha, died here Monday, Feb. 8, 1999, at a nursing home where she had been since August.

She was born Aug. 8, 1904, in Jackson County, to Gilliard Benjamin and Margaret Jordan Mapes and lived in the Granada community where she attended grade school. She lived in the Granada community many years and later east of Overbrook. She moved to Sabetha more than 25 years ago.

She was a member of Trinity Church of the Brethren in Sabetha and had been a member of the former Granada Church of the Brethren.

She married Orville Chase on Dec. 23, 1923. He died in 1972.

Survivors include sons, Kenneth Chase, Sabetha, Loren Chase, Coquille, Ore., and Marion Lyle Chase, Union, Neb.; a daughter, Vera Brock, Sun City West, Ariz.; 12 grandchildren and 15 great- grandchildren.

Services will be at 2:30 p.m. Thursday at Trinity Church of the Brethren in Sabetha.

Burial will be in Wetmore Cemetery in Wetmore.

Visitation will be from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at Popkess Mortuary in Sabetha.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society.

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  • Created by: Dale Bernhardt
  • Added: 26 Apr 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 36384985
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ola Bernice Mapes Chase (8 Aug 1904–8 Feb 1999), Find A Grave Memorial no. 36384985, citing Wetmore Cemetery, Wetmore, Nemaha County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Dale Bernhardt (contributor 47013200) .