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 Marie Ida <I>Keiper</I> Mckee

Marie Ida Keiper Mckee

Death 19 Apr 1953 (aged 63)
Mishawaka, St. Joseph County, Indiana, USA
Burial Kewanna, Fulton County, Indiana, USA
Plot North Section Row 14
Memorial ID 6283111 · View Source
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Mrs. Lewis McKee Dies Sunday at Mishawaka, Ind.

Mrs. Lewis McKee, 63, passed away Sunday at 6:30 a.m., at St. Joseph hospital in Mishawaka, Indiana, following a six weeks' illness.

Mary [Marie]Ida was born March 6, 1890, in Piper City, Ill., the daughter of William and Henrietta Keiper. She spent her childhood in the Piper City community and attended the local schools.

She was married on Sept. 3, 1913, in Watseka, to Lewis McKee. Surviving her are her husband, two daughters, Mrs. Clara Fern Sommers, Star City, Ind., and Mrs. Wilma Kistler, Greentown, Ind., five grandchildren, one brother, Frank Keiper and a sister, Mrs. Clara Read, both of Piper City. Preceding her in death were an infant son, Lewis Roy, three brothers and two sisters.

Funeral services were conducted at 12:45 p.m. Tuesday at the West Union Methodist church in Mishawaka with the Rev. C.R. Heath officiating.

Burial was in the Bruce Lake cemetery at Kewanna, Ind., with six nephews as casket bearers and the nieces in charge of the floral tributes.

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  • Created by: Gary Baldwin
  • Added: 22 Mar 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6283111
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Marie Ida Keiper Mckee (6 Mar 1890–19 Apr 1953), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6283111, citing Bruce Lake Cemetery, Kewanna, Fulton County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Gary Baldwin (contributor 46492371) .