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Elizabeth "Babe" Gellenbeck Hilt
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Birth: Jul. 4, 1916
Carrington
Foster County
North Dakota, USA
Death: Jul. 22, 1957
Lafayette
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA


Mrs. Elizabeth "Babe" Gellenbeck was born in Carrington, N.D. in 1917 To August and Anna Gellenbeck. She married Gordon Hilt in 1937. She was a member of the Wabash Gospel Center Church.

Surviving with her husband are three son, Gene, Donald Leroy, and John Allen, and four daughters, Patricia Ann, Anita Marie, Lana June and Diana Kay. Also surviving are her mother, Mrs. Anna Gellenbeck of Rt. 8, five sisters, Mrs. Mamie (Willis) Myers of Carrington, N.D., Mrs. Tillie (John) VanMeter of Darlington, Mrs. Alice (Wilbur) Pence of Louisville, Ky., and Mrs. Ila (Arthur) Segal and Mrs. Dorothy (Isaiah) Flack both of Lafayette and four brothers, Harry Gellenbeck of Indianapolis, and Oscar (Ruth), Louis (Evelyn), and Hugh (Aldine) all of Lafayette

Mrs. Hilt passed away in an airplane crash with her son Larry Duane. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  August Carl Gellenbeck (1868 - 1956)
  Anna Belle Dexter Gellenbeck (1875 - 1962)
 
 Spouse:
  Gordon L Hilt (1919 - 1999)
 
 Children:
  Larry Duane Hilt (1944 - 1957)*
 
 Siblings:
  Matilda Mae Gellenbeck VanMeter (1897 - 1994)*
  Dick Gellenbeck (1900 - 1920)*
  Harry A. Gellenbeck (1903 - 1986)*
  Ila Christena Gellenbeck Segal (1909 - 1969)*
  Louie Gellenbeck (1911 - 1968)*
  Hugh Dexter Gellenbeck (1913 - 2002)*
  Elizabeth Gellenbeck Hilt (1916 - 1957)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Spring Vale Cemetery
Lafayette
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Patricia Brinson Madison
Record added: Jan 21, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6106215
Elizabeth Babe <i>Gellenbeck</i> Hilt
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Elizabeth Babe <i>Gellenbeck</i> Hilt
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Peace be with you, Great Aunt "Babe". Lois
- Lois Thompson-Nelson
 Added: Jun. 5, 2010
 
 
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