|Birth: ||Jun. 9, 1915|
Golden Valley County
North Dakota, USA
|Death: ||Sep. 17, 2009|
Lelah C. Anton, 94, passed away Sept. 17, 2009, following a brief battle with cancer. Lelah Callender was born June 9, 1915 in Beach, ND. The daughter of pioneers Lloyd and Pearl Nichols Callender, she had one older brother, Charles. Lelah's memory will be cherished by her sons, step-son, granddaughter, and 3 great-grandchildren.
Lelah achieved a Registered Nurse diploma in 1937 from The Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. She dedicated her life to nursing, including serving a a public school nurse in both Kent and Federal Way districts, retiring at age 77. She married Robert C. Anton in 1951 and her family moved from San Diego, CA to Kent, WA in 1966. Lelah enjoyed music and often played piano for church service and musical groups. She also enjoyed sewing, crocheting, and was interested in health and genealogy. She will be fondly remembered by her many friends and treasured as a kind, loving, devoted mother. Lelah's final resting place will be Mountain View Cemetery in Auburn.
Lloyd Parker Callender (1885 - 1957)
Pearl N Callender (1885 - 1965)
Robert Charles Anton (1914 - 1977)*
Charles Henry Callender (1910 - 1975)*
Lelah Callender Anton (1915 - 2009)
Mountain View Cemetery
Plot: Forest Walk
Created by: Pokeypup
Record added: Mar 09, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86488106