Mary E Niekamp

Mary Niekamp

Mary Elinor Niekamp went to be with the Lord on December 15, 2016.

Mary was born in Chicago, Illinois on March 19, 1925 to Inigo and Enid Jones. She was a resident of Texas for 45 years of her life plus 9 years in Overland Park, Kansas and 35 years in Chicago, Illinois.

Mary was an active and successful Realtor in Houston and Conroe for many years after her retirement from her career as an Executive Secretary to the CEO and President of several banks in Houston and Kansas. She attended Northwestern University and met her husband, John Niekamp, in 1948. They were married for 63 years and had four wonderful sons, six grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Her surviving members of her family are sons Robert and Janet Niekamp of Overland Park, KS; Brian and Connie Niekamp of Houston, TX; Jim Niekamp and Patsy Powell of Galveston, TX; and Jerry Niekamp and Mona Hubble of Houston, TX. Her six grandchildren are James Niekamp, Jaclyn Niekamp, Nicole Niekamp, Natasha DeCell, Layne Callihan with husband Michael and Travis Niekamp. Her two great grandchildren are Preston DeCell and Jack Callihan.

Mary was a loving Wife, Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother and will always be fondly remembered by her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren as well as by many friends. She was an active member of West Isle Presbyterian Church in Galveston, TX.