Krebill,  Helen Doris

Krebill, Helen Doris

Female 1917 - 1983  (65 years)

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  • Name Krebill, Helen Doris  [1, 2, 3
    Born 25 Aug 1917  Donnellson, Lee, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4, 5
    • near Donnellson
    Gender Female 
    Died 07 Jul 1983  Keosauqua, Van Buren, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried 11 Jul 1983  Keosauqua, Van Buren, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Center Chapel Cemetery
    Person ID I3418  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 31 Mar 2017 

    Father Krebill, Otto Christian,   b. 16 Nov 1885, Donnellson, Lee, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Mar 1958, Keokuk, Lee, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Schowalter, Abigail Marie,   b. 27 Mar 1890, Halstead, Harvey, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1957, Donnellson, Lee, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 11 Feb 1914  Donnellson, Lee, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F1318  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hervey, Robert Woodrow,   b. 16 Jan 1912, Vernon Twp, Van Buren Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1978, Bloomfield, Davis, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 11 Apr 1936  Keosauqua, Van Buren, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
     4. Hervey, Hollis Edward,   b. 16 Apr 1943, Donnellson, Lee, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1971, Indianapolis, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)  []
     5. Living
    Documents
    Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1937 - Robert Woodrow Hervey
    Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1937 - Robert Woodrow Hervey
    Last Modified 31 Mar 2017 21:29:03 
    Family ID F1447  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Aug 1917 - Donnellson, Lee, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Apr 1936 - Keosauqua, Van Buren, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 07 Jul 1983 - Keosauqua, Van Buren, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 11 Jul 1983 - Keosauqua, Van Buren, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
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    Documents
    1930 United States Federal Census - Otto Christian Krebill
    1930 United States Federal Census - Otto Christian Krebill
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    Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1937 - Robert Woodrow Hervey
    Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1937 - Robert Woodrow Hervey

  • Notes 


    • Graduated from Iowa Wesylan College, Mt. Plesant, IA in Rural Education. Course work took 12 weeks.

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      Obituary

      Helen D. Hervey

      Helen D. Hervey, daughter of Otto and Abigail Schowalter Krebill, was bom August 25, 1917 in Donnellson, Iowa and died Thursday, July 7, 1983 at Van Buren County Memorial Hospital in Keosauqua at the age of 65. She graduated from Donnellson High School, attended Iowa Wesleyan College, and taught achool.

      On April 11, 1936, she married Robert Hervey at Keosauqua. They farmed in the Center Chapel community south of Keosauqua.

      Mr. Hervey died in 1978. Also preceding her in death were a son, Hollis, a brother, Homer Krebill and a grandson, Rickey Wiley.

      Helen was a long-time active member of the Center Chapel United Methodist Church, and attended the Keosauqua United Methodist Church since moving to town. She was co-president of the Keosauqua United Methodist Women and a volunteer worker with the Happy Day Express Preschool at the Keosauqua church.

      For a number of years she was coordinator of the Keosauqua Neighborhood Center, and until her last illness was employed at Van Buren Good Samaritan Center. She volunteered her talents in a variety of services to the community. She and her husband sang and played gospel, folk and popular music at many community gatherings and on a regular basis at the Good Samaritan Center prior to his death. Her contributions to the happiness of others will be remembered as a fitting memorial to her life of service.

      Remaining are a son, Roger of Galena,. llL.; and three daughters, Roberta Leuck, North Manchester; Ind.; Marilyn Wiley, Keosauqua; and Sharon Clark, Forest Lake, Minn. Also surviving are 14 grandchildren, one great grandson, and two brothers, Marvin Krebill, Grand Rapids, Mich., and Dwight Krebill, Donnellson, other relatives and many friends.

      Funeral services were held Monday, July 11, 1983 at 3 p.m. in the Keosauqua United Methodist Church, with Dr. Louise Spears and Rev.Louise Knupp officiating.

      Interment was in Center Chapel Cemetery. Memorials were established for the American Cancer Society and the Happy Day Express pre-school. Arrangemetns were in charge of Pedrick Funeral Home, Keosauqua.

  • Sources 
    1. [S326] The Altleiningen Krebills 1730-1966, Olga A. Krebill Hirschler, (Name: Paul and Olga Hirschler, 020 Lassen Street, Richmond, CA: 1966;).

    2. [S342] The Schowalter Book, Arb. A. Schowalter, Clarence C. Schowalter, Edgar P. Schowalter, (Name: 1963, with Supplementary Report;).
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    3. [S1062] Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1937, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2014;).
      Record for Robert Hervey

    4. [S396] Social Security Death Index, US Social Security Administration.
      Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2005.

    5. [S537] Social Security Death Index, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2009;), Database online. Number: 485-46-4716; Issue State: Iowa; Issue Date: 1956.
      Record for Helen Hervey