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 Laura M <I>Eisenhardt</I> Vines

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Laura M Eisenhardt Vines

Laura M. Fernsler

TONKAWA - Laura M. Fernsler, longtime Tonkawa area resident, died Tuesday, April 15, 1997, at her home in Tonkawa. She was 84.

A memorial graveside service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the Tonkawa IOOF Cemetery with Dr. Robert Kanary, minister of Tonkawa United Methodist Church, officiating. Service and cremation arrangements are under the direction of McCafferty-Bolick Funeral Home.

Laura M. (Eisenhardt) Fernsler was born Sept. 3, 1912, in Cook County, Ill., to Lewis and Anna (Enumann) Eisenhardt. As a young woman she moved to the Tonkawa area.

She was married to Harry H. Vines on Dec. 31, 1930, in Perry, and the couple made their home in Tonkawa. Mr. Vines preceded her in death in 1976. She was then married to Richard Fernsler on Sept. 1, 1979, and he preceded her in death in 1995. Mrs. Fernsler was a member of the Tonkawa United Methodist Church, the Rebekah Lodge, IOOF Lodge and active in senior citizen activities in Tonkawa.

Survivors include three sons, Ray Vines of Pueblo, Colo., Harry Vines of Alabama, and Louis L. Vines of Plano, Texas; one sister, Irene Huffman of Coffeyville, Kan.; one brother, George Eisenhardt of Stewartsville, Mo.; seven grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 44671130
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Laura M Eisenhardt Vines (3 Sep 1912–15 Apr 1997), Find A Grave Memorial no. 44671130, citing Tonkawa IOOF Cemetery, Tonkawa, Kay County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Pammy In Oklahoma (contributor 46877560) .