Esther Allene McAfee

Esther Allene McAfee, 88, Coffeyville, died March 15, 2011, at the Coffeyville Regional Medical Center.

She was born Feb. 18, 1923, in McLouth, to Grover C. and Lila M. Shrader Van Druff.

Esther Allene McAfeeShe attended McLouth schools and graduated in 1941 and then lived in Kansas City where she worked for a couple years.

she married Herman Eugene McAfee at Valley Falls July 15, 1944. They lived on several ranches in Kansas and Oklahoma throughout their marriage. Most of those years were spent in the Longton and Sedan areas. He preceded her in death.

She is survived by her sons, Richard McAfee, Caney, and Kenneth McAfee, Madill, Okla.; daughters, Gloria Carver, Hugo, Okla., and Judith Whitson, Coffeyville; brothers, David Van Druff, Basehor, and Larry Van Druff, Tonganoxie; 12 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by brothers, Grover C. Van Druff Jr., Gerald Van Druff, and Marlin Van Druff; and a sister, Alberta Miller.

Graveside services were March 19 at McLouth Cemetery. Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie, was in charge of local services.

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