Archive for Thursday, March 4, 1999


March 4, 1999


— Drum services for Cynthia A. "Kitche-Kamee-Quah" Switch, 64, Horton, will be 5:30 p.m. today at the old Kickapoo Community Building, west of Horton. Burial will be 10 a.m. Friday at the Wizo Cemetery near Mayetta.

Mrs. Switch died Tuesday, March 2, 1999, at the Select Specialty Hospital in Topeka.

She was born Oct. 29, 1934, in Mayetta, the daughter of George and Helen Nahgonbe Williams.

Mrs. Switch worked for the Horton Community Home Health Care and was a community health representative for the Kickapoo tribe. She also worked as a certified nurses aide.

She was a member of the Prairie Band Potawatomi Tribe and the Kickapoo Senior Citizens.

She married Charley Switch on May 21, 1955, in Holton. He survives of the home.

Other survivors include a son, Everett Switch, Horton; four sisters, Thamar Morris, Las Vegas, Helen Wilson, Delia, Donna Wahquaboshkuk, Mayetta, and Donnis Keo, Lawrence; a stepfather, Louis Oliver, Delia; and three grandchildren.

Friends may call until 3 p.m. today at the Dishon-Maple-Chaney Mortuary in Horton.

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