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 Marietta Reps

Marietta Reps

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Death 12 Jun 1949 (aged 82)
Keokuk County, Iowa, USA
Burial Keokuk, Lee County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 69216433 · View Source
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Miss Marietta Reps, School Teacher for 50 Years, Dies Sun.
13 Jun 1949 , Keokuk, Wapello, Iowa

Miss Marietta N. Reps, 83, of 1002 Concert street, a retired public school teacher died Sunday at 3:15 am in St. Joseph hospital where she had been a patient since June 7. Miss Reps taught in the Keokuk schools for 50 years starting in 1892 and continuing until 1942 when she retired. During all of this long period she taught second grade, first in the old Concert street school and later at George Washington where she was teaching at the time of her retirement. A life long resident of Keokuk, she was born here October 13, 1865, the daughter of William and Helen Bauer Reps. Her father was a musician of talent and taught classes here for many years. She was an active member of St. John's Episcopal church. Surviving are a nephew, Walter Tucker of Quincy, a niece, Mrs. Monroe (Helen) Jackman of Bellingham, Wash. as well as other relatives. Two brothers and two sisters preceded her in death. The funeral will be held in the Schmidt Memorial Home at 4 pm Tuesday with burial at Oakland cemetery.

published in 2 local newspapers 1) Keokuk Iowa Gate City 2) Constitution Democrat


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  • Maintained by: Bonnie Monroe
  • Originally Created by: Beverley Groen Johns
  • Added: 1 May 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 69216433
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Marietta Reps (13 Oct 1866–12 Jun 1949), Find A Grave Memorial no. 69216433, citing Oakland Cemetery, Keokuk, Lee County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Bonnie Monroe (contributor 46927800) .