|Birth: ||Nov. 16, 1915|
|Death: ||Dec. 31, 2011|
Aletha Abbott, 96, formerly of Orion passed away peacefully December 31, 2011, at Hope Creek Nursing Home, East Moline, IL.
Memorial services were Beulah Presbyterian Church. Inurnment was in Rural Township Cemetery at Beulah Church. Ellen Aletha Brown was born November 16, 1915, in rural Keithsburg, Illinois to Orville and Ellen (Streets) Brown. She married Marvin L. Welch in 1934 and they had two children, Sylvia-Jean and Cheryl. On January 28, 1946, she married Franklin L. Abbott in Morris, IL and together had a son John.
Aletha was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She was involved in farming since the day she was born and enjoyed being outdoors whether it was working in the garden or taking a few minutes to go fishing. She was an active member of Beulah Presbyterian Church and was seated at the same pew every Sunday while she was able. She was an inspiration of hope and determination to all and will be deeply missed.
Rock Island County
Created by: Denny Jackson
Record added: Jan 04, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 82948001
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