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Catherine Ellena Carlton
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Birth: Apr. 11, 1917
Braidwood
Will County
Illinois, USA
Death: Apr. 30, 2004
Hollywood
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Born in Braidwood, but grew up in Wilsonville, IL in a 3 bedroom home on School st. One bedroom to rent out, one for her parents and one for the 8 kids. As soon as she turned 18 she took off for Hollywood, CA with a girl friend the girl friend got sent back but Catherine stayed for the rest of her life. It was the 1930's and Hollywood was in its hay-day. What she had to see. She married Frank Calton and he died early on. They had one son Douglas. She was a grandmother to 3, Frank Lee, Colleen Lee and Gina Marie.
She was lots of fun and I remember staying with her many times. The most fun I had was her and I going to the junk shops as we called them on Hollywood Blvd. They would be called a $1 store today. She would give my a $1 to spend and I remember that just as well as any big gifts.
She never married again but always had a boy friend LOL.
She was close to her family and enjoyed spending time with her best friends, May and Aldo Morilli.
She is missed by all.
By her niece, Donna 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joseph Ellena (1871 - 1944)
  Lucia Raimondo Ellena (1878 - 1942)
 
 Siblings:
  Lucy Ellena (1901 - 1901)*
  Margaret Mary Felicia Ellena Houchard (1902 - 1978)*
  Phyllis Ellena Massa (1904 - 1966)*
  Marianna Ellena Labiak (1907 - 1997)*
  Mary Ellena (1909 - 1918)*
  Bernard Ellena (1911 - 1971)*
  Lucille Ellena Leahy (1913 - 1996)*
  James Peter Ellena (1915 - 2005)*
  Catherine Ellena Carlton (1917 - 2004)
  Mario Ellena (1922 - 1922)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Donna Westwood
Record added: Oct 06, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77713554
Catherine <i>Ellena</i> Carlton
Added by: Donna Westwood
 
Catherine <i>Ellena</i> Carlton
Added by: Donna Westwood
 
Catherine <i>Ellena</i> Carlton
Added by: Donna Westwood
 
 
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Love you Aunt Cat. From your little monkey
- Donna Westwood
 Added: Oct. 6, 2011
 
 
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