Marie Renée <I>Kneppelhout van Sterkenberg</I> Spates

Marie Renée Kneppelhout van Sterkenberg Spates

Brussels-Capital Region, Belgium
Death 14 May 2005 (aged 77)
Poolesville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Burial Barnesville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 96616170 · View Source
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Married Alfred Waters Spates, as his third wife, on September 9, 1967 in Barnesville, MD.

- Beatrice Spates van Lannoy [b.1968]
- Eric Ssterkenburg Spates [b. 1969]

House of Lannoy, Belgium

Frederick News-Post - May 16, 2005

Mrs. Marie-Renee Spates, 77, of Poolesville, died suddenly on Saturday May 14, 2005 at her residence.

She was the wife of the late Alfred W. Spates.

Born on April 26, 1928 in Brussels, Belgium, she was the daughter of the late Madeleine du Chastel de la Howarderie and the late Cornelius Knepplehout de Sterkenburg.

Mrs. Spates was an avid gardener, long-time member and past president of the Montgomery County Farmers Market Association, spoke seven languages and worked in real estate for some time.

Surviving are her children, Eric Spates of Poolesville, Beatrice de Lannoy and husband Jehan of Belgium; and three grandchildren, Caroline, Louise, Antoine de Lannoy.

Family will receive friends on Tuesday, May 17 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Hilton Funeral Home, 22111 Beallsville Road (Md. 109), Barnesville.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, May 18 at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 18230 Barnesville Road, Barnesville.

Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

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  • Created by: Glenn Wallace
  • Added: 6 Sep 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 96616170
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Marie Renée Kneppelhout van Sterkenberg Spates (26 Apr 1928–14 May 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 96616170, citing Saint Marys Catholic Cemetery, Barnesville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Glenn Wallace (contributor 46802463) .