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Ms. Vera Margaret King

Obituary for Ms. Vera Margaret King

August 16, 1923 - December 24, 2016
Lapel, Indiana | Age 93

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Vera Margaret King, 93, of Lapel, passed away Saturday, December 24, 2016 at St. Vincent's Anderson Regional.

She was born August 16, 1923, in Crossville, IL to the late Arthur & Alice M. (Bond) Yates.

Margaret graduated from Crossville High School in 1942. She then worked for an Aircraft Factory during WWII and was a real Rosie the Riveter. After marrying John F. King in 1945 they moved to the Anderson area. She retired in 1980 after working for 33 years at Guide. Margaret was a member of Mt. Carmel Primitive Baptist Church in Fortville.

She is survived by her son, Brian King; grandchildren, Andi Fogt, Ashley (husband, Mike) Fredericks, Paige & Abbie King; great granddaughter, Molly Fredericks; several nieces, nephews, and great nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, John; daughter, Nancy Fogt; sisters, Marie (husband, Reginold) Hunter-Kelley & Marjorie (husband, Harold) Winter.

Services will be at 11:00 am Friday, December 30 at Brown-Butz-Diedring Funeral Service & Crematory, with Elder Bill Blackburn officiating. Burial will be at Anderson Memorial Park.

Visitation will be from 4-8 Thursday at the funeral home.

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515 East 53rd Street
Anderson, IN 46013
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