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 Elizabeth H. <I>House</I> Tilden

Elizabeth H. House Tilden

Washington County, Indiana, USA
Death 21 Aug 2005 (aged 87)
Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA
Burial Fredericksburg, Washington County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 17307877 · View Source
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The Indianapolis Star, August 23, 2005

Elizabeth "Betty" Tilden 87, died August 21, 2005 at Community Hospital South. She was born on October 5, 1917 to Zeta (Brown) House and John House.
Betty was a graduate of Paoli High School and received a degree in Medical technology from Columbia University in New York City in 1939. She was director of the clinical laboratory at Professional Hospital in Yonkers, New York. After returning to live in Indiana, she worked as a medical technologist for Eli Lilly and Co. and LaRue Carter Hospital.
Betty is survived by her daughter, Krista C. Tilden; son Stephen M. Tilden; daughter-in-law Marsha A. Tilden and nieces Maxine Pittman and Polly Sites; 16 great-great-nieces and nephews including Donna (Randy) Eubank, Doug (Karen) Pittman, Danny (Joy) Pittman, Maggie (Dwane) Johnson, Molly and Macie Pittman, Laura (John) Werner, Emily and Eric Eubank, Davey Joe (Annie) Pittman, Sarah Pittman, Brian Pittman and Anna and Will Werner. Betty was preceded in death by her husband, John II Tilden; sister Lillian Fancher; brother F.S. House and granddaughter Caroline "Carrie" Elizabeth Tilden.
Betty was a wonderful loving wife and mother, grandmother and aunt. She enjoyed many gatherings with family and friends during her lifetime. Her motto was "enjoy each day."
Burial will be at Kay's Chapel, Hardinsburg. Calling will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, August 24 at Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Home, Greenwood Chapel. Funeral services will be held at Syria Christian Church, Paoli, IN at 11 a.m. Thursday, August 25, 2005.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Indiana Parent Information Network (IPIN) 4755 Kingsway Dr., Suite 105, Indianapolis, IN 46205 in honor of Betty's granddaughter, Carrie E. Tilden.
Daughter of John House and Zeta Brown. She was the widow of John H. Tilden.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Elizabeth H. House Tilden (5 Oct 1917–21 Aug 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17307877, citing Kays Chapel Cemetery, Fredericksburg, Washington County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Elliott (contributor 35853338) .