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Dorothy Marie Kiper1

Female
b. 11 September 1916, d. 17 October 2006


Mother Dorothy Lucille Rummel1 b. July 1896, d. 1960
Father Manley Lawton Kiper1 b. circa 1894, d. 1955
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Family Harvey Keith Lesher
Marriage* 16 September 1934  Burlington, Kit Carson Co., CO, Name: Harvey K Lesher
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 16 Sep 1934
Event Place: Burlington, Kit Carson, Colorado, United States
Age:
Birth Year (Estimated):
Spouse's Name: Marie Kiper
Spouse's Titles and Terms:
Spouse's Age:
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated):
Page: 113
GS Film number: 001690100
Digital Folder Number: 005204168
Image Number: 02270
Citing this Record: "Colorado Statewide Marriage Index, 1853-2006,"
https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KNQ8-PJM : accessed 17 Feb 2014, Principal=Harvey Keith Lesher4
Children  1. Harvey Rex Lesher
  2. Darla Kay Lesher
  3. Debra Lyn Lesher

Birth* 11 September 1916  Burlington, Kit Carson Co., CO1,2 
Census* 1920  1920 Federal Census, Colorado, Kit Carson County, Precinct 13, ED: 138, Series: T625, Roll: 165, Page: 157A, March 1
Sheet 4A
(enumerated with husband, L Manley Kiper)
44, 68, 68, Kiper, M Dorothy, Daughter, , , F, W, 3 2/12, S, , , , , , , Colorado, , Nebraska, , Indiana, , , , , ,1 
Census 1930  1930 Federal Census, Colorado, Kit Carson County, Precinct 14, ED: 32-21, Series: T626, Roll: 243, Page: 292A, April 25
Sheet 2A
(enumerated with father, Manley L Kiper)
002, 24, 24, Kiper, Marie D, Daughter, , , , Yes, F, W, 13, S, , Yes, Yes, Colorado, Nebraska, Indiana, , 91, , , , , Yes, None, , , , , , , ,3 
Married Name 16 September 1934  Lesher4 
Marriage* 16 September 1934  Burlington, Kit Carson Co., CO, Name: Harvey K Lesher
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 16 Sep 1934
Event Place: Burlington, Kit Carson, Colorado, United States
Age:
Birth Year (Estimated):
Spouse's Name: Marie Kiper
Spouse's Titles and Terms:
Spouse's Age:
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated):
Page: 113
GS Film number: 001690100
Digital Folder Number: 005204168
Image Number: 02270
Citing this Record: "Colorado Statewide Marriage Index, 1853-2006,"
https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KNQ8-PJM : accessed 17 Feb 2014, Principal=Harvey Keith Lesher4
Census 1940  1940 Federal Census, California, Los Angeles County, Compton Judicial Township, ED: 19-112, Series: T627, Roll: 224, Page: 5A, April 8
Sheet 5A, 1747 San Mateo
(enumerated with husband, Harvey K Lesher)
21, 94, , , , ,Lesher, Marie, Wife, 1, F, W, 23, M, No, H4, 30, Colorado, 91, , Burlington, Kit Carson, Colorado, Yes, 9132, No, No, No, No, H, 5, , , , , , , , 0, 0, No,5 
Death* 17 October 2006  Grants Pass, Josephine Co., OR2 
News/Obit* 23 October 2006  Dorothy 'Marie' Lesher

Dorothy "Marie" Lesher, 90, of Grants Pass died Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2006, at her home.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Wilderville Methodist Church, with the Rev. Charles Chase officiating. Hull & Hull Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements.

She was born Sept. 11, 1916, in Burlington, Colo., to Manley and Dorothy Kiper. She graduated from high school. On Sept. 16, 1934, she married Harvey K. Lesher, who died in 1999. She occasionally worked as a substitute teacher in Burlington. In 1935, she moved to Southern California and, in 1950, she moved to Grants Pass. She was a homemaker and she worked as a bookkeeper for the family business, L&M Auto.

She was a member of the Rogue Gem and Geology Club for many years. She also volunteered at the election polls. She enjoyed sewing, reading, baking, flower gardening and her grandchildren.

Survivors include three children, Harvey R., Darla K. and Debra L. Lesher; three grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and nine great-great-grandchildren.

Pubnlished in the Grants Pass Daily Courier, (OR), Monday, October 23, 20062 

Citations
  1. [S247] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , 1920 U.S. Federal Census.
  2. [S1694] OR, Grants Pass Daily Courier, online http://web.thedailycourier.com.
  3. [S248] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , 1930 U.S. Federal Census.
  4. [S1692] Colorado Statewide Marriage Index, 1853-2006, online https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1932434.
  5. [S1286] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , 1940 U.S. Federal Census.


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