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Charles Elmer Beattie
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Birth: Dec. 19, 1911
Fulton County
Indiana, USA
Death: Oct. 27, 1955
Goshen (Elkhart County)
Elkhart County
Indiana, USA

Charles Seattle
Killed In Fall
Rites Monday For Former
Fulton Steeplejack
Charles Elmer Beattie. 43, former
Fulton county resident, was
killed instantly Thursday in Goshen.
A steeplejack, he fell 65 feet
while painting and repairing the
root of the Presbyterian church
there. Death resulted from a skull
fracture and other injuries as he
struck a cement sidewalk in the
fall.
Beattie, whose son, Elmer was
working with him at the time, was
adjusting the rope on the swinging
chair from which he was working,
when it collapsed.
The victim, who moved to Elkhart
from Fulton 12 years ago,
was born Dec. 19, 1911, in Fulton
county near Fulton, son of Warren
and Ida McMillan Beattie. His
marriage in Rochester on Aug. 9,
1933, was to Pearl Sutton. His home
in Elkhart was at 717 Thomas
street.
Survivors are the wife; the son,
Elmer; a daughter, Patsy Jean,
both at home; the mother, Mrs
Ida Wolf, Elkhart; a brother, Hussell,
Elkhart.
Friends may call at the Westbrook
funeral home in Elkhart after
7 p.m. this evening and rites will
he held there at 9 a.m. DST Monday.
Burial will be in the Victor
Chapel cemetery near Royal Center.
THE LOGANSPORT PRESS, LOGANSPORT, INDIANA
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29, 1955 
 
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 Spouse:
  M. Pearl Sutton Beattie (1917 - 1990)
 
Burial:
Victor Chapel Cemetery
Star City
Pulaski County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Deb Minniear Rush
Record added: Nov 20, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61929689
Charles Elmer Beattie
Added by: Deb Minniear Rush
 
Charles Elmer Beattie
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