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Okey D. Case[1]

Male 1904 - 1972  (68 years)


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  • Name Okey D. Case  [2
    Born 18 Sep 1904  Ogden Ctr., Lenawee Co., MI Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 Nov 1972  Adrian, Lenawee Co. MI Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Palmyra Cemetery, Lenawee Co., MI Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I136866  My Genealogy

    Father Jerome Columbus Case,   b. 20 Apr 1869,   d. 7 Jun 1939, Adrian, Lenawee Co. MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Iva S. Righman,   b. 7 May 1886,   d. 1 Apr 1973  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 6 Nov 1911  [2
    Family ID F57749  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rev. Berniece Breese,   d. Nov 1970 
    Married 18 Sep 1938  Adrian, Lenawee Co., MI Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. William Case
     2. Barbara Case
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F57756  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • His obit from the Adrian Daily Telegram states:

      Okey D. Case, 68, of 423 North Locust Street, died at 7:55 a.m. Nov. 29 (1972) at the Lenawee Medical Care Facility.

      He was born Sept. 18, 1904, in Ogden Center and was married to the Rev. Berniece Breese Sept. l8, 1938 in Adrian, who preceded him in death in November of 1970.

      Mr. Case was retired in 1966 from American Chain and Cable Company. He was a life member of the Moose and the National Rifle Association.

      Surviving are a son, William of Adrian; a daughter, Mrs. Barbara Whipple of Hudson; mother, Mrs. Iva Smith and eight grandchildren.

      Services were Dec. l at 1:30 p.m. at the Everiss Funeral Home, the Rev. Raymond Shipman officiated. Burial was in Palmyra Cemetery.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1484] jontoddgibsoncase, Jon Todd Gibson Case.

    2. [S565] Case Family, Janis W Reister , (WWW.Ancestry.Com).