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Carole Marie (Townsend) Kiefer

January 10, 1949 ~ October 23, 2018 (age 69)

Carole Marie Kiefer

     SANTA FE – Mrs. Carole Marie Kiefer passed from this life Tuesday morning, October 23, 2018, in Webster.

     Born January 10, 1949 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mrs. Kiefer had been a resident of Santa Fe since 1988, previously of Waco and Philadelphia. She enjoyed sewing, computer games and reading, but nothing gave her more joy than supporting her grandchildren in dance and theater.

     She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas Woodrow and Marie Katherine (Petri) Townsend; husband, Frederick Kiefer; sister, Deborah Townsend.

     Survivors include her sons, Charles Pevehouse and husband, Johnathan of Georgtown, Thomas Tasey of San Diego; daughter, Patricia Birkmeyer and husband, Ejay of Santa Fe; grandchildren, Kirsten Birkmeyer, Hayley Birkmeyer and Sarah Birkmeyer.

     Visitation with the family will be from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Thursday, October 25, 2018, at Hayes Funeral Home, 10412 Highway 6, Hitchcock, TX (409) 925-3501, followed by a memorial service at 3:00 p.m. with Reverend John Kappe officiating.

     Memorials in the form of donations may be made in Carole’s name to Santa Fe Strong, c/o Texas First Bank, Post Office Box 608, Santa Fe, Texas 77510. 

Donations may be made to:

Santa Fe Strong
Post Office Box 608, Santa Fe TX 77510

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