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Mary Elizabeth Hamilton Ketcherside
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Birth: Oct. 12, 1928
West Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 17, 2013
Pontoon Beach
Madison County
Illinois, USA

Ketcherside, Mary Elizabeth 84, of Pontoon Beach, Illinois, died Saturday, August 17, 2013. Dear wife of Leroy Roy Ketcherside; dear mother of seven; step-mother of three; grandmother of 17; great-grandmother of 30; great-great-grandmother of eight. Services: Visitation 3:30 to 8:00 p.m. Wed. Aug. 21, Funeral 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 22, all at Braun Colonial Funeral Home, Cahokia, IL. Burial in Mt. Hope Cemetery, St. Louis, MO.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch (MO) - Tuesday, August 20, 2013.


Married twice: First to Noah Oliver Meadows which ended in divorce & then to Leroy [ Roy ] Ketcherside

Note: Her obit below reads that she was born in Garland, West Virginia but I have always been told that she was born in Mt. Sterling, Montgomery County, Kentucky.

(October 12, 1928 - August 17, 2013) at Braun Colonial Funeral Home, Cahokia, Illinois

MARY ELIZABETH KETCHERSIDE, 84, of Pontoon Beach, Illinois, born October 12, 1928, in Garland, West Virginia, died Saturday, August 17, 2013, at Christian Hospital Northeast, St. Louis, Missouri.

Mrs. Ketcherside was retired from Vitek Solutions, St. Louis, MO.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles G. and Sarah B., nee Williams, Hamilton, foster parents, Joe and Nettie Stevens, three brothers, Francis "Buddy", John, and James Hamilton; two sisters, Mabel Barnes and Pauline Ziegler; and son-in-laws, Leonard Vandever,Dean Mansfield, and Hugh Deberry.

Surviving are her husband, seven daughters, a step son, two step daughters, 17 grandchildren; 30 great grandchildren; and eight great great grandchildren. She was a dear aunt, cousin, and friend.

Friends may call from 3:30 to 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at Braun Colonial Funeral Home, Cahokia, Illinois. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, August 22, 2013, at the funeral home. Burial will be at Mount Hope Cemetery, St. Louis, Missouri.

Her foster parents were Joseph Howell Stevens and Nettie May Curtis Stevens

Besides her two sisters listed below you can visit her brother, Johns, memorial by clicking his name in blue below.
John Hamilton
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  Charley Hamilton (1894 - 1940)
  Sarah Belle Williams Hamilton (1898 - 1929)
  Noah Oliver Meadows (1921 - 1995)
  Mabel Hamilton Barnes (1919 - 1941)*
  Mary Elizabeth Hamilton Ketcherside (1928 - 2013)
*Calculated relationship
Mount Hope Cemetery Mausoleum and Crematory
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA
Maintained by: DKT
Originally Created by: Mr. Tom
Record added: Aug 19, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 115767110
Mary Elizabeth <i>Hamilton</i> Ketcherside
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- Gracie's Grammy
 Added: Mar. 25, 2014
Rest in peace Aunt Mary !
 Added: Mar. 22, 2014

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