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Anita Mary Broecher Abbey
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Birth: Apr. 25, 1916
LaMoure County
North Dakota, USA
Death: Dec. 23, 2001
Klamath County
Oregon, USA

Anita Mary Abbey, 85, Chiloquin, died Dec. 23, 2001, of natural causes in Chiloquin.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday in Keith & Keith Terrace Heights Chapel, 2807 Terrace Heights Drive, Yakima, Wash. Interment will follow at Terrace Heights Cemetery in Yakima. Eternal Hills Funeral Home, Klamath Falls, is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Abbey was born April 25, 1916, in North Dakota to John and Berta (Steele) Broecher.
She lived in Union Gap in the Yakima area for many years.
She later lived in Reno for five years before moving earlier this year to Chiloquin, where she resided with one of her daughters.
Mrs. Abbey enjoyed making quilts.
Survivors include her daughters, Joyce Sauer of Chiloquin and Lola Putnam of Spokane, Wash.; sisters, Ada Gibson and Louella Walker of Yakima and Alice Bales of Aberdeen, Wash.; brother, Jim Walkerhouer of Yakima; grandsons, Joe and Frank Zamloni and Doyle, Casey, Arthur and Stuart Putnam of Yakima; and many great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Abbey, two brothers and her son.
"The Means Family of America" Genealogy Book. Published in 1972. Elizabeth Cissel Foglesong.

Page 665
BERTHA LUELLA STEELE, born 17 April 1897.
1st Married 10 March 1913, JOHN BROECHER Divorced in 1918
Their issue: Alice, Anita and Ada

Their issue: Wendel, Henry, Louelle and Jimmie

3rd Married JESSIE THOMPSON, No issue

4th Married C E PROSHOLD No issue
Page 599
DOROTHY EOLA “EOLA” MEANS, born 26 October 1866; died 15 June 1938. She married 11 November 1883, JAMES LINCOLN STEELE, born 9 November 1864; died 22 September 1940.
(Eola and James are in the Tahoma Cemetery in Washington. Their dates are
Eola 26 Oct 1866 to 15 Jun 1939. James 9 Nov 1864 to 22 Sep 1940)

Their issue:
4th of 8 children - Bertha Luella, b 17 Apr 1897

Family links: 
  John Joseph Broecher (1887 - 1957)
  Bertha Luella Steele Walkenhauer (1897 - 1991)
  Albert Franklin Purviance (1915 - 1990)
  Alice Eola Broecher Bales (1915 - 2011)*
  Anita Mary Broecher Abbey (1916 - 2001)
  Ada Lorraine Broecher Gibson (1917 - 2013)**
  Wendell Lloyd Walkenhauer (1919 - 1992)**
  Henry Oren Walkenhauer (1921 - 1994)**
  LeRoy Robert Broecher (1923 - 2000)**
  Delores Mary Broecher Wagner (1925 - 2014)**
  James Theodore Walkenhauer (1928 - 2014)**
*Calculated relationship
Terrace Heights Memorial Park
Yakima County
Washington, USA
Created by: Fern Gilliland Greene
Record added: Jun 13, 2011
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Anita Mary <i>Broecher</i> Abbey
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Anita Mary <i>Broecher</i> Abbey
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