|Birth: ||Oct. 31, 1918|
|Death: ||Dec. 14, 2003|
Parents: Vern and Edna Salisbury. Lils born on the farm. Graduated from Gordon, NE. High School in 1937.
Graduated from Chadron Norm School summer of 1939 with her teaching certificate and taught in rural schools around Gordon.
She married Glen W. Calkins April 25, 1942, Jerome, ID. married 62 years.
Blessed with 5 children. Glenda, Weldon, Janell, Darwin and Rodney.
Lila and husband lived north of Gordon until thier retirement in 1979. when they moved into her parents' home in Gordon.
Survivors include her husband Glenn of Gordon. son Weldon Calkins and wife Barb. daughters Glenda Kling and husband Ronald, and Janell Youel .
brother Gerald Salisbury and wife Donna of ID. sisters-in-law Eloise Wilbur of TX. Roma Salisbury of NE. and Noreen Salisbury of NE. 8 grandchildren. 8 great grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Dec. 2003. at the Church of God in Gordon, NE.
Created by: Dolores Hahn
Record added: Jul 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54431908