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Guy Clifton Aten
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Birth: Nov. 7, 1896
Astoria
Fulton County
Illinois, USA
Death: Sep. 7, 1949
Springfield
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA

Husband of Ellen Standard Leighty-Aten, step-father of Claude C Leighty, son of John Q Aten and Lydia S Heston-Aten

Obituary of Guy Clifton Aten
Rushville Times, September 8, 1949
Guy C. Aten Passed Away Wednesday; Funeral To Be Friday In Astoria
Guy C. Aten, son of John and Lydia Heston Aten, was born November 7, 1896, on a farm west of Astoria, and departed this life September 7, 1949, at St. John's hospital in Springfield, where he had been a patient the past six weeks.
He grew to manhood on the Aten homestead, where he spent 50 years of his life. A little over two years ago he purchased the present farm home northeast of Rushville.
On April 11, 1925 he was united in marriage with Ellen Standard Leighty, who with one stepson, Claude C. Leighty, survives. The stepson is with the American Airlift in Germany. The following brothers and sisters survive: Ed of Chicago, Clarence, Merie, Mrs. Lulu Bricker and Mrs. Edith Davis of Astoria; also several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and two brothers, Earl and Jesse.
Funeral services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at the United Brethren church in Astoria. Services will be conducted by Rev. Edwards and Rev. Fred Thompson. Interment in Oak Grove cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Q Aten (1843 - 1906)
  Lydia Scott Heston Aten (1856 - 1946)
 
 Spouse:
  Ellen Ann Standard Brooks (1898 - 1956)*
 
 Siblings:
  Edward Everett Aten (1881 - 1952)*
  Jesse Aten (1883 - 1911)*
  Clarence Melvin Aten (1887 - 1970)*
  Henry Earl Aten (1892 - 1936)*
  Guy Clifton Aten (1896 - 1949)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Cemetery
Astoria
Fulton County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: David L Aten Sr
Originally Created by: Ida Jean
Record added: Mar 15, 2008
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Guy Clifton Aten
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Guy Clifton Aten
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Guy Clifton Aten
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- Brian K. O
 Added: Sep. 6, 2015
R.I.P. - transferred to David L. Aten.
- Robert Kuhmann
 Added: Sep. 6, 2014

- Ida Jean
 Added: Jan. 16, 2012
 
 
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