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Elizabeth Vegter-Kiner

January 4, 1927 March 31, 2013
Elizabeth Vegter-Kiner
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ELIZABETH VEGTER-KINER, 86, of Morrison, IL, died Sunday, March 31, 2013, surrounded by her family, at Pleasant View Nursing Home, Morrison, IL. Liz was born January 4, 1927, in Morrison, IL, to Murray and Jennie (Hook) Ritchie. She graduated from Morrison High School in Morrison, IL. Liz married Jacob Vegter on December 2, 1947, in Morrison, IL. He died December 2, 1988. She later married Roland "Dale" Kiner in 1995 in Morrison, IL. He died July 13, 2005. She was first a homemaker while raising her children. She later worked at Fitzgerald Pharmacy in Morrison. Liz was a member of the Ebenezer Reformed Church in Morrison where she was active in the couples club and the Philathia Society. She was also a member of the Morrison and Prophetstown Country Clubs. Liz was an avid Chicago Cubs and Chicago Bulls fan. She especially enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Survivors include one daughter, Jan (Jeff) Kimmel of Marengo, IL; two sons, Robert (Barb) Vegter of Morrison, IL and Daniel (Sarah) Vegter of New Boston, IL; one step son, Jeff Kiner of Tampa, FL; seven grandchildren, John (Katie) Kimmel, Jennie (Jake) Adamson, Jill (Stuart) Turner, Robert (Cathleen) Vegter, Kelli (Bryan) Dunn, Andrea Vegter, and Lindsay (Kevin) Cox; four step grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren, Brock, Karli, and Blake Adamson; Keilee and McKenlee Kimmel; Brooklyn Turner; Ashley, Bryce, and Jacob Vegter; Tyler, Mason, Wesley, and Taylor Dunn; and Collin Cox; nine step great-grandchildren; one sister, Mary Jane Connelly of Morrison, IL; many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Jacob Vegter; her second husband, Dale Kiner; one son, Thomas Vegter; one step son, Jon Kiner; one grandson, Aaron Vegter; and two brothers, Robert and George Ritchie.

FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Thursday, April 4, 2013, at the Morrison Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral HomeOFFICIATING: Mr. Ken Renkes " Director of Congregational Care " Ebenezer Reformed Church " Morrison, ILVISITATION: 4:00 to 7:00 P.M., Wednesday, April 3, 2013, at the Morrison Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral HomePRIVATE FAMILY INURNMENT AT A LATER DATE: Grove Hill Cemetery " Morrison, IL

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