Helen Essie <I>Kegerreis</I> Link

Helen Essie Kegerreis Link

Birth
Bristol, Elkhart County, Indiana, USA
Death 30 Nov 2002 (aged 90)
Martinsville, Morgan County, Indiana, USA
Burial Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA
Plot Sec: 67, Lot: 82
Memorial ID 45960941 · View Source
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Helen Essie Kegerreis Link, an authority on daffodils.


Helen Essie Kegerreis Link, 90, of Brooklyn, Ind., died Saturday, Nov. 30, 2002, at The Waters in Martinsville.

Born Aug. 24, 1912, in Bristol, Ind., she was the daughter of George Herman and Lottie Edna (King) Kegerreis, both deceased. On Jan. 1, 1937, she married Dr. Goethe Stone Link; he preceded her in death.

Mrs. Link was a graduate of Indiana University and the Methodist Hospital School of Nursing. She had worked as a surgery nurse at Methodist Hospital from 1932 to 1937. She was a 50-year member of the First United Methodist Church in Mooresville. A noted authority on daffodils and a flower show judge, she taught gardening classes at various garden clubs and was a member of the National Council of State Garden Clubs, the Fall Creek Garden Club, and the American and Indiana Daffodil Societies. Survivors include one son, Goethe Stone Link Jr. (and wife Sheilah) of Rushville.

Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one stepson, one stepdaughter, and one brother.

A memorial funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at First United Methodist Church in Mooresville, with the Rev. Gene Young officiating.

Following cremation, her remains will be interred in Crown Hill Cemetery.

Carlisle & Son Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements.

Memorial contributions are requested to the First United Methodist Church of Mooresville or to the charity of the donor's choice.


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Gravesite Details burial: DEC 6,2002

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  • Maintained by: Ted Crayne
  • Originally Created by: John C. Anderson
  • Added: 27 Dec 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 45960941
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Helen Essie Kegerreis Link (24 Aug 1912–30 Nov 2002), Find a Grave Memorial no. 45960941, citing Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Ted Crayne (contributor 47235659) .