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Leota Hilda Ketchum McIlwain
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Birth: Feb. 16, 1892
New Point
Decatur County
Indiana, USA
Death: May 26, 1951
Oak Ridge
Anderson County
Tennessee, USA

Per her death record - Her parents were Wooden Ketchum and Kathern Bennett

Rushville Republican May 28, 1951

Mrs. McIlwain Dies Sunday

Mrs. Hilda Leota McIlwain, 61, formerly of Rushville, died at the home of a daughter, Mrs. John Metcalf, Oak Ridge, Tenn., Saturday midnight following a heart attack suffered earlier. She had lived with her daughter for several years.

She was born in Decatur County February 16, 1890, a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Woodrow (sic) Ketchum. She had lived in Rushville the most of her life and was the widow of Bert McIlwain.

Survivors include two sons, Franklin McIlwain of Rushville and Ernest McIlwain of Martinsville; the daughter at whose home she died; three grandchildren, Stephen McIlwain of Martinsville, and John Franklin and James Metcalf of Tennessee.

Funeral services will be held at Moster Mortuary Tuesday afternoon at 4 o'clock, burial following in East Hill Cemetery. Friends may call after 4 o'clock this afternoon.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Wooden Curtis Ketchum (1870 - 1946)
 
 Spouse:
  Bert McIlwain (1884 - 1941)
 
 Children:
  Franklin Harley McIlwain (1913 - 2000)*
  Ernest A. McIlwain (1916 - 1965)*
  Lois J. McIlwain Willett (1918 - 1994)*
 
 Siblings:
  Leota Hilda Ketchum McIlwain (1892 - 1951)
  Mildred Louise Ketchum Crockett (1923 - 1971)*
  Benjamin F. Ketchem (1924 - 2001)*
  Loren Ketchum (1925 - 1997)*
  John T. Ketchum (1927 - 2012)*
  William Edward Ketchum (1928 - 1982)*
  Edna M. Ketchum (1929 - 2004)*
  Robert Eugene Ketchum (1930 - 1996)*
  James Ketchum (1932 - 1933)*
  Charles Henry Ketchum (1934 - 1992)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
East Hill Cemetery
Rushville
Rush County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Shmilybrandon
Record added: May 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69864339
Leota Hilda <i>Ketchum</i> McIlwain
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Leota Hilda <i>Ketchum</i> McIlwain
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Leota Hilda <i>Ketchum</i> McIlwain
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