Remembering our Kitchen 8 Sisters: Maurine Adams and Helen Martin Gilles

01 Oct 2017 3:49 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

HELEN MARTIN GILES: We have lost a fabulous K8 sister. Helen Martin Gilles, a pediatrician in Lawrence passed away late this week. Her obit is in the Lawrence Journal-World. She lived in Miller from 1939-42, and her sister Corrine lived in Watkins. They remembered when Eleanor Roosevelt visited Miller Hall. In typical style, these sharp-witted sisters commented that the First Lady had a run in her hose!! Helen will be missed. Please go read about her remarkable life.

MAURINE ADAMS: It is with great sadness that we announce the death of our Kitchen 8 sister, Maurine Adams. Maurine passed away on Wednesday, September 13, after enduring a host of medical issues. Her service was at 11 a.m. on Saturday, September 16, at the Methodist Church in Osage City. Her family wanted to ensure that her friends at Kitchen 8 knew of her passing.

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