Edna Ethel “Ethel” <I>Stifle</I> Battershell

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Edna Ethel “Ethel” Stifle Battershell

  • Birth 29 Oct 1903 Oblong, Crawford County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 27 Feb 1982 Robinson, Crawford County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Robinson, Crawford County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 42568666

Married 12 March 1926 - 50th anniversary 1976 - Il.

Mother of John Edwin

Edna Stifle Battershell, 78, of 511 North Cross Street, died Saturday, February 27, 1982 at Crawford Memorial Hospital. Born in Oblong Twp, she was the daughter of Edwin G and Josephine Stentz Stifle. She was a member of Bible Chapel in Crawford County and taught in rural schools as well as being 4th Deputy County Treasurer for three years. Surviving is Cecil, her husband, whom she married March 12, 1926. Also surving are children John and Frank, four grandchildren: Greg of Pasadena, Texas, Brent and Brenda of Robinson, Kathy of Findlay, Ohio, a brother Lawrence Stifle, and sisters Mrs Charles (Elva) Tennis of Flat Rock, and Mrs Arlo (Marie) Misamore of Findlay, Ohio. She was preceded in death by her parents, one son Charles, and brother Ethan Stifle. The funeral was at the Buchanan Funeral Home Tuesday, March 2, 1982 with Carl Hall officiating and burial was in Robinson New Cemetery.

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  • Created by: Donna Lee and David Wall
  • Added: 30 Sep 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 42568666
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edna Ethel “Ethel” Stifle Battershell (29 Oct 1903–27 Feb 1982), Find A Grave Memorial no. 42568666, citing New Robinson Cemetery, Robinson, Crawford County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Donna Lee and David Wall (contributor 46909858) .