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Alvah Roy Ballantine
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Birth: Nov. 12, 1903
Atkinson
Holt County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Jun. 21, 1981
Sheridan
Sheridan County
Wyoming, USA

Alvah R. Ballantine, 77, who had worked as an irrigator and sheepherder for Garber Brothers at Big Horn, (WY) died Sunday, June 21, 1981 at the Sheridan Veterans Administration Medical Center, Sheridan, Wyoming.

He was born Nov. 12, 1903, at Atkinson, Neb., a son of Robert Thomas and Lydia Malinda Sutherland Ballantyne. He never married.

Ballantine was a veteran of World War II, having served in the North Africa campaign. Prior to entering the service he had worked in area coal mines. Upon being discharged from the armed forces he returned to Sheridan County and went to work for Garber Brothers.

Survivors included three sisters, Ruth Parris, Mina Olson and Janet Bradshaw all of San Jose, Calif.

Graveside services were held at the Big Horn Cemetery with the Rev. Russell Kent officiating. Champion Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Alvah's information was taken from military records, family knowledge, obituary in the Sheridan Press, Sheridan, Wyoming June 23, 1981 and death certificate.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Thomas Ballantyne (1865 - 1939)
  Lydia Malinda Sutherland Ballantyne (1868 - 1924)
 
 Siblings:
  Janet R. L. Ballantyne Bradshaw (1889 - 1985)*
  Rachel Maud Ballantyne Wintermote (1892 - 1977)*
  Emma Marinda Ballantyne Weller (1894 - 1979)*
  Dessie Dolores Ballantyne McCarty (1897 - 1964)*
  Robert Royce Ballentine (1901 - 1952)*
  Alvah Roy Ballantine (1903 - 1981)
  Letha Geraldine Ballantyne Ballantine (1906 - 1980)*
  Frank E. Ballantine (1908 - 1978)*
  Mina Ballantyne Olson (1911 - 1998)*
  Virginia Ruth Ballantyne Parris (1914 - 2010)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
US Army
World War II
 
Burial:
Mount Hope Cemetery
Big Horn
Sheridan County
Wyoming, USA
 
Maintained by: Betty Alberts
Originally Created by: Marsha Hanson Dillon
Record added: Nov 14, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31389370
Alvah Roy Ballantine
Added by: Marsha Hanson Dillon
 
Alvah Roy Ballantine
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Added by: Marsha Hanson Dillon
 
 
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Rest in peace
- Betty Alberts
 Added: Apr. 15, 2011
 
 
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