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Eva Mae Kepka

December 19, 1932 August 5, 2018
Eva Mae Kepka
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Eva Mae (Edwards) Kepka, age 85, was born on December 19, 1932, in Reading MN to Theo and Marna (Dunn) Edwards. She attended Worthington High School and graduated in 1949. Eva lived in Worthington most of her life. She worked at America Laundry. She married Donald Kepka on October 27, 1950. After marriage they lived on the farm west of Worthington. She loved collecting vases and gardening. She was the leader of Okabena Bees 4-H Club and she belonged to the Okabena Project Club. Eva loved to spend time with her grandsons and great grandchildren. Eva passed away Sunday, August 5, 2018 at the Dougherty Hospice House in Sioux Falls, SD.
She is survived by her husband Donald Kepka, daughter Beverly Roland of Lakefield, sons Paul Kepka of Worthington and Gordon (Gina) Kepka of Hammond, WI. Her two grandsons; Jeremy (Kim) Roland of Jackson and Alex Neamy of White Bear Lake; two step grandchildren, Malarie and Jerin Miller; Six great grandchildren; Mackenzie, Abigail, Katelyn, Madison, Joshua Roland and Mason Krear.
She is preceded in death by her parents, three brothers; Albert, Roman and Gene Edwards, son-in-law Rodger Roland and two granddaughters Dawn and Sarah Roland.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 10:30 am at the Worthington Christian Church with Pastor Doug White officiating. Burial will be held at the Worthington Cemetery. Eva’s family will be casket bearers along with her great grandchildren being honorary bearers.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, August 8, 2018, from 5:00-7:00 pm at the Benson Funeral Home in Worthington.

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5:00 PM 8/8/2018 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 8/8/2018 7:00:00 PM
Benson Funeral Home

1225 Ryans Road
Worthington, MN 56187

Benson Funeral Home
1225 Ryans Road Worthington 56187 MN
United States





10:30 AM 8/9/2018 10:30:00 AM
Worthington Christian Church

1501 North Douglas
Worthington, MN 56187

Worthington Christian Church
1501 North Douglas Worthington 56187 MN
United States

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Worthington Cemetery Final Resting Place

Nobles St
Worthington, MN 56187

Nobles St Worthington 56187 MN
United States

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