The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

October 7, 2012

Beadie E Kiefer

Published 10-7-12

Enid News and Eagle

ENID — Funeral for Beadie E Kiefer, 95, Enid will be 10 a.m., Monday, October 8, 2012, at Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home Chapel. Marvin Palmer will officiate. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. There will be a time of visitation with family 6-7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Beadie was born in Mena, AR, February 26, 1917, to Aaron Van and Maggie Lewis Heath and died Thursday, October 4, 2012, in Enid at The Commons Nursing Home.

On June 9, 1935, she married Paul L. Kiefer at Nunnely, AR. The couple settled in Enid in 1942 and continued to live in the Garfield county area most of their lives. They moved to Mena, AR, after his retirement from the construction business, where they lived four years, returning to Cleo Springs in 1981 and moving permanently to Enid, in 1987, where Beadie was an active member of and past Noble Grand for the IOOF/Rebecca Lodge.

Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Frank (Patricia) Wentworth, Mesa, AZ; four sons, Jerald (Lydia), Garland, TX, Kenneth (Linda), Enid, OK, Bruce (Susann) Chandler, AZ, and Larry (Ronda) Grove, OK; 12 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two daughters and husband Paul.

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(Submitted by family)