Anna Peycke

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    - Sheryl Knight
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Anna (Ann) Adaline Poole Peycke, age 91, of Conroe, TX, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, June 30, 2012. Beloved wife for 62 years of William J. Peycke; loving mother of Bill (Cathy), Gayle (Mark), Ruth (Richard), Loren (Carrie), Gwen (David); grandmother of William IV (Kay), David, Joel (Alecia), Daniel, John, Jonathan (Cassi), Caleb (Ruth), Lydia, Paul, Anna, Rebekah, Matthew, Elizabeth, Luke, Esther, Zane, Leah, Karis, Meg, Nate, Evangeline; great-grandmother of Andrew, Caris, Tobia, Gabriel, Sabbath, Evangeline, Johanna, Lacey, Nate, Emrys. Ann was born January 14, 1921 in Geary County, Kansas, to the late John and Minna Germann Poole. She was the youngest sibling of the late Helen Poole Tonish, Bill Poole, and John Poole. She was raised on the family ranch near Manhattan, Kansas. She attended Kansas State University, where she was a Purple Pepster, and received a degree in Home Economics in 1943. Ann taught school for two years, then opened and ran her own diner, The Yucca Inn, for a summer. She returned to Kansas State for graduate studies in dietetics. She married Bill Peycke when he returned from serving in World War II, and then stayed home to raise their five children. Bill and Ann first lived in Coffeyville, KS where Ann taught school. The family lived in Tulsa, OK, and then Conroe, TX since 1974. She was a long-time member of Conroe Bible Church, where she served in many capacities, from teaching 2- and 3-year-olds to cooking for the homeless. Ann was an expert baker, an excellent cook, an avid reader, a proficient gardener, a talented seamstress, an unflagging patriot, a lifelong student, a lover of God and nature. The family will be having a private viewing at 8:00 a.m. with a private family graveside service at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 11. The family would like to invite everyone to attend a memorial service at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, July 11 at Conroe Bible Church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Conroe Bible Church.


Published on from July 9 to July 22, 2012
Arrangements under the direction of:
Cashner Funeral Home
801 Teas Road | Conroe, TX 77303 | (936) 756-2126
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