Tombstone Tuesday: Peter and Nellie Leyn Dyke

Author: Brenda Leyndyke / Labels: , ,

PETER                           NELLIE
1894-1991                     1896-1994

Peter Leyn Dyke was born 5 October 1894* in Gaines Township, Kent, Michigan.  He married Nellie VanOeveren 1 January 1917 in Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan.  Nellie VanOeveren was born 11 June 1896 in Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan.  

Peter died 25 July 1991 in Bradenton, Manatee, Florida.  Nellie died 31 May 1994 in Bradenton, Manatee, Florida.  They are buried at Manasota Memorial Park in Bradenton, Florida.

*Note:  Certificate as to live birth which I have in my possession shows Peter's date of birth as 5 October 1894.  Birth records at Family Search with image of register shows 5 October 1894 as birth date, too.  The family and Peter celebrated it 4 October for some reason.


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