Lake Maxinkuckee Its Intrigue History & Genealogy Culver, Marshall, Indiana

Rchard "Dick" Kreighbaum



Rchard "Dick" W. Kreighbaum
BIRTH 1922
DEATH 1992
BURIAL Oak Hill Cemetery Plymouth, Marshall County, Indiana PLOT Parkland, south row 16
son of Walter Reuben Kreighbaum & Bertha Maud Manuwal

married May 27, 1944, Lee Hickey

    Lee H. Kreighbaum, age 83, of 315 Indiana Avenue, Plymouth, Indiana, passed away at 9:50 p.m., on Sunday, May 17, 2009, at Miller's Merry Manor, in Plymouth.

    She was born on December 6, 1925, in South Bend, Indiana, to Anthony and Barbara (Tschida) Hickey. On May 27, 1944, Lee and Richard Kreighbaum were united in marriage. Together they raised their family of five children. Lee and Richard were former owners of the Corner Tavern, in Culver, Indiana. Lee enjoyed doing volunteer work with the local Red Cross Bloodmobile. She also did volunteer typing for Ancilla Domini, in Donaldson, Indiana. Lee was a member Saint Michael Catholic Church, where she was active with the Altar Rosary Society.

    Lee is survived by her son, John and (Susie) Kreighbaum of Plymouth; four daughters, Linda and (Lonnie) Bostelman of Antwerp, Ohio, Jane and (Pete) Van Etten of Cocoa Beach, Florida, Jill Howard of Plymouth, and Jan and (Scott) Swanson of Phoenix, Arizona. Also surviving are 11 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Lee came from a family of three sisters and eight brothers.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard, on June 11, 1992.

    Funeral services, for Lee, will be held at 10:30 a.m., on Friday, May 22, 2009, at the VAN GILDER FUNERAL HOME with the Rev. Father William Kummer officiating. Burial will be in New Oak Hill Cemetery, in Plymouth.

    A time of visiting and sharing memories with the Kreighbaum family, will be on Thursday, May 21, 2009, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., at the VAN GILDER FUNERAL HOME, 300 West Madison Street, Plymouth, Indiana, 46563.

    Memorial contributions may be given to the Center for Hospice and Palliative Care, 112 South Center Street, Plymouth, Indiana, 46563, or to the choice of the donor.

    Family and friends are invited to sign the guest book and share memories, of Lee, at www.vangilderfuneralhome. com








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