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"Obituary - Elizabeth Vits"

Name: Elizabeth Vits

Married: Alois "Aloys" Frank Eck

Death date: February 08, 1943

Death location: Newkirk, Kay County, Oklahoma

Burial date: February 11, 1943

Burial location: Newkirk Cemetery, Newkirk, Kay County, Oklahoma

Name of newspaper publication: Unknown

Newspaper location: Newkirk, Kay County, Oklahoma

Date published: February 1942

Provided by: Sheryl Amilee (Gwin) Horinek

"Transcript of the above obituary"

Title: Elizabeth Eck Funeral Services Held Monday

Funeral services for Mr. Elizabeth Eck, 79, who died Friday night at her home in Newkirk, were held Monday morning at St. Francis Catholic church. Burial was in Newkirk cemetery.


Mrs. Eck had been a resident of Newkirk for many years..


Survivors are the husband, Alois Eck, and seven daughters, Miss Ellen Eck, Mrs. Ben Thompson, Mrs. Ferd Buzzi, all of Arkansas City, Mrs. Marcus Daly of Ponca City, Mrs. Frank Nelson, Mrs. Oscar Schmidt and Mrs. John Behara of Newkirk, and several grandchildren.


Pallbearers were grandsons, Harold Eck, Leonard Thompson, Bernard Behara, John Schmidt, Merrill Nelson and Lloyd Thompson. .


Mr. and Mrs. Eck would have celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary in a few more months..

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