Laurel Fekete, 52

Laurel Lea (Griffeth) Fekete, 52, passed away peacefully at her son’s home in Mount Ayr on Jan. 28, 2024.
Laurel Fekete was born Feb. 15, 1971, to James Warren Griffeth and Mary Ethel (Foreman) Griffeth, in Red Oak.
Laurie married Erwin Fekete on Feb. 18, 1989, and they were the parents of two children, Brandy Scott and Ashley Rene’.
She lived most of her life in Red Oak before moving to Mount Ayr. She enjoyed spending time with her family. She especially loved being a grandmother. She loved traveling, listening to Elvis, and was an avid teddy bear collector.
Laurie was preceded in death by her parents, James and Mary; brother, Thomas; her beloved daughter, Ashley; and father-in-law, Robert Houtchens.
She is survived by her husband, Erwin; son, Brandy (Cyndi); granddaughters, Charlotte and Eleanor; mother-in-law, Elisabeth Houtchens; cousins, Sherry Johnson, Angie Chapman, and Daniel Foreman; brothers-in-law, Lynn Houtchens, Robert (Becky) Houtchens, Glenn Houtchens, Mary (Wesley) Steele, and Lisa (Patrick) Edgett; sisters-in-law, Brenda (Marvin) Scott and Linda Smith; numerous nieces and nephews, and friends.
A graveside service was held in the Emerson Cemetery, Emerson, Saturday, Feb. 3. Memorials are suggested to the family.


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