KEY LARGO, Fla. – Elizabeth Kehl-Knipfel passed away Friday, Oct. 11, 2013, in Florida.|
Elizabeth was born April 27, 1921, in Chicago, to John and Rose (nee Shannon) Olsem.
Elizabeth devoted her life to raising her children on her own.
She is survived by her children, Shauneen (Dennis) Dodgen and James (Julie), Thomas (Ann) and Jerome (Sue) Kehl; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; as well as many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas; a son, Steve; three siblings; and her parents.
The visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 22, at Windridge Funeral Home, 104 High Road (just west of Route 14 and Main Street), Cary, and will continue Wednesday from 10 a.m. until the service at 11 a.m. at the chapel of Windridge Memorial Park. Burial will follow.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the
, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011.
For information, visit www.windridgefuneralhome.com or call 847-639-2191.
Published in the Northwest Herald on Oct. 20, 2013