Hoxie Sentinel, Hoxie, Kansas, May 9, 1912
MRS. FLORA KEECH
Mrs. Flora Keech, age 29, wife of J. W. Keech, died at her home in Plainville, Monday morning at 4 o'clock. The remains were brought to Hoxie and funeral services were held at the Christian Church Wednesday morning at 10:00 o'clock, conducted by Elder Park, of Palco, and interment was made in the Hoxie cemetery.
Flora Rosenkrans, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. C.L. Rosenkrans, was born in Sheridan County, September 28, 1883, and was united in marriage with J. W. Keech, August 28, 1899. After their marriage Mr. and Mrs. Keech continued to reside in Sheridan County for about ten years, moving to Plainville about three years ago.
Mrs. Keech is survived by her husband, two sons, Charles and Harmon, aged 11 and 9 years, respectively, father, mother, one brother, and three sisters. Her father and mother, brother and sisters are all residents of Sheridan County.
Mrs. Keech had many friends in Sheridan County, where she was born and grew to womanhood, and her untimely death will be a source of much sorrow to all who knew and admired her for her many lovable qualities as daughter, sister, wife, mother and friend.
Submitted by Merelene Bockway
Gayle M. Garrett ....WaKeeney, KS