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Ihrma Kays

December 30, 1919 ~ June 4, 2019 (age 99)


Ihrma Kays, age 99 of Beardstown, died Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at Heritage Health in Beardstown.

She was born December 30, 1919 in Beardstown, the daughter of Karmy and Nellie Fisher Kays.

She is survived by many nieces, nephews, and cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents, her siblings Robert, Joseph, Alice, Perry, Margery, Frances, Clifford, and Karmy, three nephews Karmy, Michael, and Fred Kays, and two nieces Joanne Jaeger and Janet Holtsford.

Ihrma graduated from Beardstown High School in the class of 1937. Her bible never left her side, and she was always happiest being with her family.

Graveside services will be held at 10 AM Friday, June 14, 2019 at Beardstown City Cemetery. There will be no visitation. Colwell Memorial Home in Beardstown is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials have been suggested to American Cancer Society. Condolences may be left online at or on Facebook at Colwell Memorial Home.

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Graveside Service
June 14, 2019

10:00 AM
Beardstown City Cemetery
Corner of IL RT 125 and Arenzville Rd
Beardstown, IL 62618


American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City OK 73123
Tel: 1-800-227-2345

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