Vada Irene King1

#6893, b. 5 Dec 1919, d. 5 Jan 2013
Last Edited:7 Sep 2017
FatherMartin Luther King2 b. 5 Sep 1880, d. 12 Feb 1960
MotherRosa Zella Barnhisel2 b. 14 Feb 1883, d. 21 Jan 1981
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Valentine Berndheisell

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthVada Irene King was born on 5 Dec 1919 at Perry Township, Miami County, IN.2
Marriage LicenseShe and Wayne Devon Coplen obtained a marriage license on 14 Sep 1939 at Miami County, IN.2
MarriageVada Irene King married Wayne Devon Coplen, son of Lee Coplen and Cora L. Zimmerman, on 17 Sep 1939 at Crown Point, Lake County, IN. Rev. O. P. Manker officiated.2
ResidenceAt the time of her father's death in 1960, Vada Irene Coplen lived in Gilead, Miami County, IN.3
ResidenceAt the time of her mother's death in 1981, Vada Irene Copeland lived at Route 2 in Macy, Miami County, IN.4
Death, InformantShe was the informant on the death certificate of her mother, Rosa Zella King, who died on 21 Jan 1981 at Macy, Miami County, IN.4,5
ResidenceAt the times of the deaths of her sisters Beulah and Helen 2000-2006, Vada Irene King lived in Akron, Fulton County, IN.6,7
Death, WidowShe was left a widow at age 81, when her husband, Wayne Devon, died on 22 Dec 2000.1
DeathVada Irene Coplen died at age 93 on 5 Jan 2013 at Miller's Merry Manor in Wabash, Wabash County, IN.1
BurialShe was buried at Gilead Cemetery in Perry Township, Miami County, IN.1

Citations:

  1. [S1068] The Peru Daily Tribune. Peru, IN. Obituary.
  2. [S1413] FamilySearch.org. Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007. Miami Co., Indiana. Online https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1410397
  3. [S517] Jean C. Tombaugh and Wendell C. Tombaugh. Fulton County Indiana Obituaries, The News-Sentinel. Tombaugh House : 700 Pontiac Street, Rochester, Indiana 46975-1538, 2001.
  4. [S521] Jean C. Tombaugh and Wendell C. Tombaugh. Fulton County Indiana Obituaries, The Rochester Sentinel. Tombaugh House : 700 Pontiac Street, Rochester, Indiana 46975-1538, 2002.
  5. [S1790] Ancestry.com. Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011. Online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60716
  6. [S525] Jean C. Tombaugh and Wendell C. Tombaugh. Fulton County Indiana Obituaries, The Rochester Sentinel. Tombaugh House : 700 Pontiac Street, Rochester, Indiana 46975-1538, 2001.
  7. [S529] Jean C. Tombaugh and Wendell C. Tombaugh. Fulton County Indiana Obituaries, The Rochester Sentinel. Tombaugh House : 700 Pontiac Street, Rochester, Indiana 46975-1538, 2007.