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 Madeline M <I>Tilton</I> Dethrow

Madeline M Tilton Dethrow

Lincoln, Lincoln County, Kansas, USA
Death 28 Dec 1996 (aged 76)
Thayer, Oregon County, Missouri, USA
Burial Thayer, Oregon County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 49440523 · View Source
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Madeline Mae Tilton Dethrow
2 Mar 1920 - 28 Dec 1996

Daughter of William and Mae Walizer Tilton

First Husband: Warren Ruble
Second Husband: General Pershing Dethrow m. 26 Nov 1982

~Thayer (City, Thayer Twp) Cemetery~


Madeline Mae Dethrow ~

Madeline Mae Dethrow, daughter of the late William Tilton
and Mae Walizer Tilton, was born march 2, 1920, in Lincoln Kansas and died December 28, 1996, in Thayer, Missouri at the age of 76 years, 9 months and 26 days.

She was united in marriage to Warren Ruble, who preceded her in death.

She was united in marriage November 26, 1982, in Ellsworth, Kansas to General Pershing Dethrow, who preceded her in death February 22, 1996.

She is survived by two sons, Bernard Ruble and his wife, Davvy, of Naples, FL and Merle Ruble and his wife, Mary, of Las Vegas, NV; one daughter, Cindy Gilligan and her husband, Harry of Willbraham, Massachusetts; two step-sons, Dewey Dethrow and his wife, Janet, of Dallas, TX and Gene Dethrow of Thayer, MO; one brother, Richard Tilton and his wife, Hazel, of Dodge City, KS; five grandchildren, Kelly and Chris Gilligan of Willbraham, Massachusetts, Steven and Nicole Ruble of Las Vegas, NV and Dawn Ruble of Clarksville, TN; and 1 great-granddaughter, Kristina McDonald of Clarksville, TN.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husbands.

She attended the Thayer Freewill Baptist Church and was a Licensed Practical Nurse and homemaker.

Services were Wed, Jan. 1, 1997; 10:00 a.m. at Cater Funeral Home Chapel, Thayer, MO. Minister was Rev. Junior Andrews. Organist was Georgeanne Cates and Soloist was Dennis Gray. Pallbearers were: Mark Dethrow, Howard Dethrow, Dewey Dethrow, Gene Dethrow, Kevin Vaughn, and Clem Seymour.

Interment was at Thayer Cemetery at Thayer, MO.

[FHMC; obits: OCT 9 Jan 1997, p2; SMN 9 Jan 1997, p3B]

Information per FAG Contributor Lanita Sconce Smith; Sunday, August 21, 2011 1:26 PM


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  • Created by: Shirley Going
  • Added: 8 Mar 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 49440523
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Madeline M Tilton Dethrow (2 Mar 1920–28 Dec 1996), Find A Grave Memorial no. 49440523, citing Thayer Cemetery, Thayer, Oregon County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Shirley Going (contributor 46913836) .