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Chester Donald Battershell
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Birth: Mar. 19, 1900
Robinson
Crawford County
Illinois, USA
Death: Sep. 11, 1963
Gary
Lake County
Indiana, USA

Son of
John Wallace & Laura Belle [nee Berry] Battershell

Brother of
James Enos
Oscar
Josephine [Benner]
Ransom Claude 'Butch'
Gladys Marie [Dart]
Cecil Lester
Bernus Berry
Gertrude Lavera [Bond]

1st married
1 June 1920, Crawford co., Il.,
Keturah Allen 'Tura'

Father of
Chester Allen 'Allen'

2nd married
after 1936
Ena [nee Marcum] Sherrard

from the Robinson Argus, Robinson, Crawford Co, Illinois:
Chester D Battershell, 63, native of Robinson, died while reclining at his home in Gary, Indiana, Wednesday, September 11. His wife Ena, who had gone out to visit a friend while he took a nap, returned in a short time only to find him dead. Although Mr Battershell had a heart condition, it was unexpected.
He was a retired night superintendent for Citro Services Refinery in Gary. He had worked at Marathon. He was Church Westminister President.
He was the son of John and Laura Battershell who resided northeast of Robinson. Survivors are a son, Allen of Indianapolis, and six brothers and sisters; Ransom, Cecil, Mrs Leroy Bond, Mrs John H Benner, Bernus of Shelbyville, Mrs O M Dart of Oblong, 1 step-daughter Mrs Herbert Grady of Dearborn, Michigan, and 1 grandchild and two step-grandchildren. Buchanan Funeral Home held services at 10 am with interment in Robinson New Cemetery.

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Diane 
 
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 Parents:
  John Wallace Battershell (1865 - 1947)
  Laura Belle Berry Battershell (1864 - 1938)
 
 Spouse:
  Keturah Allen Battershell (1898 - 1936)
 
 Children:
  Chester Allen Battershell (1921 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Enos Battershell (1887 - 1958)*
  Josephine Battershell Benner (1892 - 1965)*
  Ransom "Butch" Battershell (1894 - 1970)*
  Gladys Marie Battershell Dart (1897 - 1975)*
  Chester Donald Battershell (1900 - 1963)
  Cecil Lester Battershell (1902 - 1984)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Buried on the 14th
 
Burial:
Robinson New Cemetery
Robinson
Crawford County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Donna Lee Wall
Record added: Sep 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42568504
 


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