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Elizabeth Vegter-Kiner

Elizabeth Vegter-Kiner

MORRISON – Elizabeth Vegter-Kiner, 86, of Morrison, died Sunday, March 31, 2013, at Pleasant View Nursing Home in Morrison. She worked at Fitzgerald Pharmacy in Morrison.

Elizabeth was born Jan. 4, 1927, in Morrison, the daughter of Murray and Jennie (Hook) Ritchie. She married Jacob Vegter on Dec. 2, 1947, in Morrison. He preceded her in death on Dec. 2, 1988. She later married Roland “Dale” Kiner in 1995 in Morrison. He preceded her in death on July 13, 2005. She was a member of Ebenezer Reformed Church in Morrison.

Survivors include one daughter, Jan (Jeff) Kimmel of Marengo; two sons, Robert (Barb) Vegter of Morrison and Daniel (Sarah) Vegter of New Boston; one stepson, Jeff Kiner of Tampa, Fla.; seven grandchildren; four stepgrandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; nine step-great-grandchildren; one sister, Mary Jane Connelly of Morrison; and many nieces and nephews.

She also was preceded in death by one son, Thomas Vegter; one stepson, John Kiner; one grandson; and two brothers, Robert and George Ritchie.

Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home in Morrison. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with Ken Renkes, director of congregational care at Ebenezer Reformed Church in Morrison, officiating. Private family inurnment will be at a later date at Grove Hill Cemetery in Morrison.

Memorials have been established.

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