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November 12, 2013

Vickie J. Kirkwood

Aug. 1, 1954 - Nov. 10, 2013

ANDERSON — Vickie J. (Lee) Kirkwood, 59, of Anderson went to be with the Lord Nov. 10, 2013, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.

She was born, Aug. 1, 1954, in Noble County, Ind., to Lennis Lee and Donna Bell (Winebrenner) Cearbaugh.

She was a waitress at various restaurants in Columbia City and Anderson, where she lived since 1991.

Survivors include her son, Todd Douglas (Jennifer) Henderson of Albion, Ind.; Lonnie Lee (Diane) Redmon of Carthage, Ind.; Karen Sue Hernandez of Alexandria; Darrell Wayne Kirkland; Jimmie Lee (Cathy) Kirkwood of Peru, Ind.; 15 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; seven brothers and sisters, Kathie Sue (Terry) Ward and Dennis (Cindy) Lee, all of Columbia City, Ind.; Tim Lee of Fort Wayne, Ind.; Bonnie Lee of North Manchester, Ind.; Connie Akers of Syracuse, Ind.; and DeMars Lee and Monna Rae (Roy) Maggart, all of Columbia City, Ind.; half-brother, Jimmie (Brenda) Dangler, and half-sister, Patti (Harrison) Boulette, both of Michigan; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Jimmy Kirkwood, whom she married Dec. 13, 1991, and died Sept. 14, 2004.

Service will be 2 p.m. Friday at Rozelle-Johnson Funeral Service with Pastor Ned Clark of Chesterfield Christian Church officiating. Visitation will be from noon until the service at 2 p.m..

Memorial contributions may be given to St. Vincent’s Heart Institute.

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