Archive for Thursday, May 11, 2006

Teresa E. Speicher Brubaker

1915-2006

May 11, 2006

Graveside services for Teresa E. Speicher Brubaker, 90, Baldwin City, were Wednesday, May 10, at Sutton Cemetery near Baldwin City.

Mrs. Brubaker died Saturday, May 6, 2006, at Baldwin Care Center.

She was born May 31, 1915, in Eudora, the daughter of Lorenz and Mary Schehrer Speicher. She grew up and attended school in Vinland.

Mrs. Brubaker was a baby sitter for several families, and she and her husband owned several businesses in the area.

She married Lester P. Brubaker on Aug. 4, 1936, in Reno, Kan. He died June 17, 1986.

A daughter, Barbara Jean Brubaker, died earlier.

Survivors include a daughter, Joan Christian, Baldwin City; two grandsons; and 11 great-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to Ives Chapel United Methodist Church, sent in care of the Lamb-Roberts Funeral Home, P.O. Box 64, Baldwin City 66006

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