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  • "Markeeta and I attended school together and I am so sorry..."
    - Gail Deathriage (Price)
  • "Donnie,Tammyand Rusty, I remember your mom as a friendly,..."
    - Jack Tieche
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Markeeta was born on August 14, 1941, in Depew, OK. Shortly after her birth, Markeeta's family moved to Fresno, CA where she has resided until her passing on Friday, April 18, 2014, at her home. Markeeta was a retired cook of 25 years for Fresno Unified School District. Her greatest passion was her children and grandchildren. She was their number one fan. She will be greatly missed. Markeeta is preceded in death by her husband of 39 years, Donald P. Brum. She is survived by her loving partner of 15 years, Danny Downs; her children and their spouses, Donnie Brum, Tammy and Brooks Ricken, and Rusty and Cherra Brum; grandchildren, Darren, Emily, Taylor, Mollie and Preston Brum, and Kyler and Braden Ricken, all of Fresno; a brother, Carlis Taylor, of Auberry, CA. Visitation will be held at Lisle Funeral Home on Thursday, April 24, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held at Lisle Funeral Home on Friday, April 25, 2014, at 1:00 p.m. Lisle Funeral Home, 1605 'L' Street, Fresno, California (559)266-0666
Published in the Fresno Bee on Apr. 22, 2014
Markeeta Sue (Taylor) Brum
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Lisle Funeral Home
1605 L Street | Fresno, CA 93721 | (559) 266-0666
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