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Obit lookup - Velma "Bert" L (Morgan) Baptie d 22 May 1994

Obit lookup - Velma "Bert" L (Morgan) Baptie d 22 May 1994

Posted: 3 Aug 2011 11:48PM GMT
Classification: Obituary
Surnames: Baptie, Morgan, Edwards, King, West
Hello, need help, seeking obituary for Velma "Bert" Lucille (Morgan) Baptie.
Birth: 10 Feb 1920 - Rupert, Minidoka, Idaho
Death: 22 May 1994 - Acequia, Minidoka, Idaho

Velma was the oldest of seven children born to Homer Aldon and Amy Hannah (Edwards) Morgan of Rupert, Minidoka co., Idaho. Born 10 Feb 1920, in Rupert, Minidoka, Idaho; she did not have any children of her own.

Velma Lucille "Bert" Morgan was married to her fourth husband, of 18 years, Robert Glen Baptie, on Sept. 25, 1965, in Elko, Nev., he preceeded her in death by and was the son of John and Enid Lucille (Greene) Baptie who had the King Ranch; family reports she passed 22 May 1994, in Acequia, Minidoka co., Idaho. Burial was in Binghampton Cemetery, Tuscon, Pima co., AZ.

Her known siblings include Mary Josephine (Morgan) West (1921-1989), Clemetta Elaine Morgan (1924-1974), Benjamin Morgan (1928-1995), Aldon Gene Morgan (1930-2001), Dessa Evelyn Morgan (1933-1933), Floyd Keith Morgan (1939-2009).

Social Security Death Index
Velma L. Baptie
Last Residence: 83350 Rupert, Minidoka, Idaho
Born: 10 Feb 1920 Died: May 1994
State (Year) SSN issued: Kansas (Before 1951)

Velma L Baptie
Birth Date: 10 Feb 1920
Former Address: 622 Filer Ave W, Twin Falls, ID, 83301-4533
Former Address: PO Box 27, Carey, ID, 83320-0027

thank you, any assistance is appreciated, Sue

Re: Obit lookup - Velma "Bert" L (Morgan) Baptie d 22 May 1994

Posted: 20 Sep 2011 5:41AM GMT
Classification: Query
Hi,
There is a volunteer for Minidoka Co. at Random Acts Genealogical Kindness. Go to www.raogk.org
Click on Idaho
Scroll down to Minidoka and choose Steve. Ask him if he looks up obituaries.

If that doesn't work out, do a Google search for Minidoka County Public Library. Successful Searching!

Re: Obit lookup - Velma "Bert" L (Morgan) Baptie d 22 May 1994

Posted: 21 Sep 2011 10:43AM GMT
Classification: Biography
Surnames: morgan, baptie
buried in Binghampton Cemetery, Arizona

includes a lovely photo

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=BA...;

Re: Obit lookup - Velma "Bert" L (Morgan) Baptie d 22 May 1994

Posted: 21 Sep 2011 2:29PM GMT
Classification: Query
Ladies,

Thank you for your assistance, most appreciated!

I did send a request yesterday to RAOGK (of which at one time I was a volunteer-very reqarding) and hope to hear back.

The posting of the pictures link you provided was actually me, (PhotoGrapherInTheWoods), I submitted the narrative as well so it is not the OBIT, the one of "Bert" was taken by someone else who declined recognition, her husband's memorial is wonderful too!!!
be sure to click "Click here to view all images..." as ther e is a lambing time picture taken at the ranch.

What I am trying to figue out, if she lived in Idaho all her life, was she visiting family, and therefore not buried next to her husband of 18 years! -not like this lady at all!

Sue
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