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Ruth Katherine Black Aten
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Birth: Feb. 9, 1920
McDonough County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 12, 1999
McDonough County
Illinois, USA

OBIT: Bushnell - Ruth B. Aten, 79, of 15765 N. 1700th Rd., Bushnell, died Thurs. Aug 12, 1999 at 2:05 p.m. at Heartland Health Care Center in Macomb. She was born Feb. 9, 1920 in McDonough County to Roy V. Black and Lillie Rogers. She married Sloan C. Aten Aug. 7, 1943 in Carthage. He survives. She is also survived by one son, Russell Aten of Iowa and two grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother Howard. She was a member of the Fandon Christian Church. Funeral services are 10 a.m. Monday at Jones Mortuary with the Rev. Stephen King and Rev. John Shepherd officiating. Visitation is 7 to 8:30 p.m. Sun. at Jones Mortuary. Friends may call after 10:00 a.m. Saturday till time of services at the funeral Home. Burial will be in the Mt Auburn Cemetery in Colchester. Memorial contributions may be made to the McDonough County Cancer Society.

SOURCE: newspaper clipping.

Note: A wonderful lady who's research started my research of the Robert Aten and Mary Jane Allison's ancestry and descendants.
-Sarah Hemp.
Family links: 
  Roy Velmer Black (1889 - 1971)
  Lillie M. Black (1895 - 1979)
  Clarence Sloan Aten (1915 - 2010)*
  Ruth Katherine Black Aten (1920 - 1999)
  Howard V. Black (1922 - 1942)*
*Calculated relationship
Mount Auburn Cemetery
McDonough County
Illinois, USA
Maintained by: David L Aten Sr
Originally Created by: Robert Kuhmann
Record added: Jun 30, 2010
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Ruth Katherine <i>Black</i> Aten
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Ruth Katherine <i>Black</i> Aten
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 Added: Jun. 30, 2012

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