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Bessie I Mayfield Geffert
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Birth: Oct. 7, 1919
Udall
Cowley County
Kansas, USA
Death: Dec. 9, 2011
Haven
Reno County
Kansas, USA

Other married name: Bessie Kohler

Obituary from the Hutchinson News, 12/11/2011:

HAVEN - Bessie I. Geffert Kohler, 92, passed away Dec. 9, 2011, at Haven House, Haven. She was born Oct. 7, 1919, in Udall, Kan., the daughter of Robert and Helen Howard Mayfield.

She was a resident of Haven since 1940. On July 15, 1965, she went to work at Reno County Courthouse for the Reno County Clerk and Assessor Hubert Buckles. She was appointed Deputy County Clerk Dec. 15, 1976, and remained deputy until retirement on Feb. 4, 1987. She married Russell Geffert Feb. 4, 1940 at Haven. He passed away Aug. 4, 1966. She then married Paul C. Kohler Nov. 26, 1970, at Ft. Worth, Texas. He survives.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. with the family receiving friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 12, 2011, at Ott Funeral Home, Haven. Graveside service will be at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2011, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church Cemetery, Haven, with Pastor Russell Bonine officiating. Memorials may be sent to either Haven House or St. Paul's Lutheran Church Preschool, in care of Ott Funeral Home, 102 N. Wichita, Haven, KS.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Chester Mayfield (1893 - 1969)
  Helen Alice Howard Mayfield (1893 - 1987)
 
 Spouses:
  Russell Fredrick Martin Geffert (1911 - 1966)
  Paul C. Kohler (1921 - 2014)*
 
 Children:
  Karol Lee Geffert (1947 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  Laurence Howard Mayfield (1912 - 1996)*
  Glenn Robert Mayfield (1914 - 2007)*
  Bessie I Mayfield Geffert (1919 - 2011)
  Jack Mayfield (1927 - 2014)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Pauls Lutheran Church Cemetery
Haven
Reno County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: GeneaProtector
Record added: Jan 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 32867826
Bessie I <i>Mayfield</i> Geffert
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Bessie I <i>Mayfield</i> Geffert
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Bessie I <i>Mayfield</i> Geffert
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