|Birth: ||Oct. 13, 1932|
|Death: ||Oct. 24, 2010|
Ilene Badke, 78, passed away October 24, 2010 surrounded by her children.
She was born October 13, 1932 in Pittsburgh, PA and was a resident of Salinas for 47 years. She was a graduate of West Liberty State College and worked as a dental hygienist in Pittsburgh, PA before devoting her time fully to raising her family.
Ilene was a prior and active member of St. Ansgar's Lutheran Church of Salinas, First Baptist Church of Carmel Valley and First Baptist Church of Salinas. She was also involved in Bible Study Fellowship for 10 years. She volunteered for various local charities which included the Steinbeck House, United Way, League of Women's Voters and the Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital Medical Auxiliary.
Ilene was preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, Dr. Robert T. Badke.
She is survived by her sons, Robert Badke, Jr. of Salinas, Dr. Richard (Dr. Christine) Badke of Salinas, Glenn Badke of Montana; daughters, Brenda Landon of Monterey, Deeanne (Jeff) Ipsaro of San Jose; grandchildren, Andrew Landon, Dillon Landon, Robert Badke III, Danielle Badke, David Badke, Joseph Badke, James Badke, and Samantha Ipsaro; sisters, Shirley (Carlton) Hughes of Pennsylvania, Ingrid Floor of Washington, Ruth (Steve) Sarokon of Pennsylvania and many nieces and nephews.
A private family graveside service was held.
Burial was at San Carlos Cemetery, Monterey, Calif.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association National Office, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601.
Arrangements by Struve and Laporte Chapel, 41 W. San Luis St., Salinas, Calif. 93901.
Online condolences: www.struveandlaporte.com
Published in The Salinas Californian from November 4 to November 8, 2010
San Carlos Cemetery
Created by: Kathy Burpo Woodworth
Record added: Nov 08, 2010
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