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B. Katherine <I>Collinsworth</I> Eisele

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B. Katherine Collinsworth Eisele

Birth
Salyersville, Magoffin County, Kentucky, USA
Death
19 Dec 2011 (aged 87)
Chelsea, Washtenaw County, Michigan, USA
Burial
Chelsea, Washtenaw County, Michigan, USA Add to Map
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Eisele (Adams), B. Katherine Chelsea, MI
Age 87, passed away on Monday, December 19, 2011 at her home. She was born on August 21, 1924 in Magoffin Co., KY, the daughter of Rollie and Addie (Cooper) Collinsworth. In 1943 she left Kentucky and came to Chelsea after high school graduation. She worked at Rockwell International, retiring after 30 years. In 1946, she married William J. Adams of Marion, OH and was married for 16 years with two sons before he preceded her in death on May 16, 1963. After three years of widowhood, she met and married Eldean J. Eisele on March 12, 1966 and they have always lived in Chelsea. For many years Katherine was a member of the Chelsea First United Methodist Church and the Order of the Eastern Star where she held many offices; she was a life member at her death. She was also active in Cub Scouts, P.T.A. and Child Study Club at various times in her life. Her interests, outside of caring for her family and friends, have always included decorating, reading, and real estate. She is survived by her husband, Eldean; her two sons, William David (Mary Ann) Adams of Mississippi and John (Beth) Adams of Colorado; her stepdaughter, Margaret A. Adams of Coldwater; her grandchildren, David, Jason and Emma; her great-grandchildren, Cameron and Cooper; her siblings, Thomas Collinsworth of Chelsea, Harold (Barbara) Collinsworth of Kentucky, Mary (Arnold) Higgins of Tennessee, Jean (Bob) Castle of Indiana and Luke (Molly Sue) Collinsworth of Chelsea; and many nieces and nephews whom she loved very much. In addition to her first husband, she was preceded in death by her parents and her siblings, Clifford Collinsworth Sr., Guy Roark, Anna Borders, Ben Roark, Wannie Allen and an infant sister, Betty Lou. Funeral services will be held Thursday, December 22, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. from the Chelsea First United Methodist Church with Reverend Joy Barrett and Ms. LeAnn Seto co-officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery, Chelsea. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Chelsea First United Methodist Church, Faith-In-Action, or the Arbor Hospice Foundation. The family will receive friends at the Staffan-Mitchell Funeral Home, Chelsea on Tuesday, from 6 to 8 p.m. and Wednesday, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m.


Eisele (Adams), B. Katherine Chelsea, MI
Age 87, passed away on Monday, December 19, 2011 at her home. She was born on August 21, 1924 in Magoffin Co., KY, the daughter of Rollie and Addie (Cooper) Collinsworth. In 1943 she left Kentucky and came to Chelsea after high school graduation. She worked at Rockwell International, retiring after 30 years. In 1946, she married William J. Adams of Marion, OH and was married for 16 years with two sons before he preceded her in death on May 16, 1963. After three years of widowhood, she met and married Eldean J. Eisele on March 12, 1966 and they have always lived in Chelsea. For many years Katherine was a member of the Chelsea First United Methodist Church and the Order of the Eastern Star where she held many offices; she was a life member at her death. She was also active in Cub Scouts, P.T.A. and Child Study Club at various times in her life. Her interests, outside of caring for her family and friends, have always included decorating, reading, and real estate. She is survived by her husband, Eldean; her two sons, William David (Mary Ann) Adams of Mississippi and John (Beth) Adams of Colorado; her stepdaughter, Margaret A. Adams of Coldwater; her grandchildren, David, Jason and Emma; her great-grandchildren, Cameron and Cooper; her siblings, Thomas Collinsworth of Chelsea, Harold (Barbara) Collinsworth of Kentucky, Mary (Arnold) Higgins of Tennessee, Jean (Bob) Castle of Indiana and Luke (Molly Sue) Collinsworth of Chelsea; and many nieces and nephews whom she loved very much. In addition to her first husband, she was preceded in death by her parents and her siblings, Clifford Collinsworth Sr., Guy Roark, Anna Borders, Ben Roark, Wannie Allen and an infant sister, Betty Lou. Funeral services will be held Thursday, December 22, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. from the Chelsea First United Methodist Church with Reverend Joy Barrett and Ms. LeAnn Seto co-officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery, Chelsea. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Chelsea First United Methodist Church, Faith-In-Action, or the Arbor Hospice Foundation. The family will receive friends at the Staffan-Mitchell Funeral Home, Chelsea on Tuesday, from 6 to 8 p.m. and Wednesday, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m.




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