Charlotte Leona <I>DeLoose</I> Silknitter

Charlotte Leona DeLoose Silknitter

Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA
Death 26 Nov 2007 (aged 84)
Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA
Burial Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA
Plot K - 578
Memorial ID 47963481 · View Source
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Charlotte Leona Silknitter, 84, of Rock Island, died Monday, Nov. 26, 2007, at Trinity Medical Center, Rock Island. As she wished, her body has been cremated. Private inurnment will be in National Cemetery, Arsenal Island. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Lung Association. Charlotte was born July 29, 1923, in Rock Island, the daughter of August and Emma Glotzbach DeLoose. She married Alvin Beach Jan. 17, 1942, in Kahoka, Mo. He passed away May 4, 1969. She later married John Silknitter Nov. 19, 1981, in Peoria, Ill. He passed away June 15, 1990. Charlotte enjoyed reading and crossword puzzles and was a devoted Cubs fan. Survivors (and their spouses) include her son, Kenneth Beach, Rock Island; daughters, Sharon (David) Hynes, New Port Richey, Fla., Diana (James) Wales, Fort Huachuca, Ariz., Carol (Edward) Johnson, Silvis, Nancy (Daniel) Schmitt, Freeport, Ill., Deborah (Robert) McCarthy, Milan, Gloria (Keith) Ahrens, Davenport, and Barbara Moody, Rockford, Ill.; daughter-in-law, Carol Beach, Rock Island; 18 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild; sisters, Dorothy (Frank) Kopetko, Lapeer, Mich., Irene (William) Bowser, Milan; and sister-in-law, Virginia DeLoose, Rock Island. In addition to her husbands, her parents, a stepson, Michael Silknitter, three brothers, and four sisters, preceded her in death.
Siblings include: Henry, Blanche, Marie

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  • Created by: Kim Logan
  • Added: 10 Feb 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 47963481
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Charlotte Leona DeLoose Silknitter (29 Jul 1923–26 Nov 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 47963481, citing Rock Island National Cemetery, Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Kim Logan (contributor 46991734) .