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Jessie Mae Syfert Landers
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Birth: Sep. 1, 1906
Herrick
Shelby County
Illinois, USA
Death: May 18, 2008
Herrick
Shelby County
Illinois, USA

~ C E N T E N A R I A N ~

Jessie Mae (Syfert) Landers was born and raised in Herrick, Shelby County, Illinois // the daughter of Oliver and Rachel (Rogers) Syfert // Jessie was a Herrick telephone operator, member of the Herrick Christian Church (Sunday school teacher for children ages 3-5 for 45 years), member of both the Order of the Eastern Star and Peace Meals; she married Benjamin "Bennie" Otis Landers February 28, 1928 in Lincoln Park, Wayne County, Michigan; she was the mother of four children: Leah Mae, Betty Ann, Raymond Dean, and Laura "Loraine" // on Grandma Jessie's 85th birthday she went for a ride on a motorcycle with her grandson, Eric and on her 90th birthday she went horseback riding with several of her grandchildren // she loved playing cards // she was a great cook and was always baking a cake for someone // she lived her entire life in Herrick and stayed active and was still driving in her 90s // although a very tiny lady she was a strong woman // Grandma Jessie is loved and missed by her three daughters, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren, and many other family members and friends // waiting to greet her at Heaven's golden gate were her husband, Bennie; their son, Raymond; her parents, Oliver & Rachel (Rogers) Syfert; and her three brothers, Elmer, Homer, and Noble Syfert.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Oliver Simon Syfert (1873 - 1971)
  Rachel Viola Rogers Syfert (1878 - 1970)
 
 Spouse:
  Benjamin Otis Landers (1901 - 1974)*
 
 Children:
  Raymond Dean Landers (1941 - 1987)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elmer Lee Syfert (1900 - 1971)*
  Homer Harold Syfert (1902 - 1994)*
  Jessie Mae Syfert Landers (1906 - 2008)
  Noble Keith Syfert (1915 - 2004)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Myers Cemetery
Herrick
Shelby County
Illinois, USA
 
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Record added: May 21, 2008
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Seen your beautiful face on the "Random Walk" while I was adding memorials and had to stop and say "hello" you are missed and thought of so often ... you lived an amazing life and your children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren are so very proud of ...(Read more)
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