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 Opal Mae <I>Coleman</I> Walden

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Opal Mae Coleman Walden

  • Birth 30 Mar 1905 New Castle, Henry County, Indiana, USA
  • Death 10 Dec 1966
  • Burial Harristown, Macon County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 70426157

Opal's first husband, Carl Olds died in a hunting accident.
Children: Paul F. Olds #82088381, Carl J. Olds #82093450
Herschel H. Olds #82144473.

Carl was born in Indiana, the son of Henry and Ella Olds. Siblings: Elva, Clarence, Sylvia, Blanche, Roscoe, and Etta.
In 1928, Carl and Opal were living in New Castle, Ind. and he was working as a machine operator.
In 1930, Carl and Opal were living with her mother, Flora Coleman.

Requiem high mass for Mrs. Emory (Opal M.) Walden will be at 9 a.m. Tuesday at St. James Roman Catholic church with burial in Macon County Memorial Park.

Opal was born March 30, 1906 in New Castle, Indiana, the daughter of Raymond and Flora Friedman Coleman. She came to Decatur in 1938. She married Emery S. Walden Nov. 11, 1938 in New Castle.
Survivors include Paul Olds and Carl Olds Jr. of Indianapolis, Herschel Olds and Eugene Walden, both of Decatur; two brothers, Ernest Coleman of Greenfield, Ind. and Nat Coleman of California; six grandchildren.

Decatur Review Dec 12, 1966 p25

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  • Created by: kpet
  • Added: 26 May 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 70426157
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Opal Mae Coleman Walden (30 Mar 1905–10 Dec 1966), Find A Grave Memorial no. 70426157, citing Macon County Memorial Park, Harristown, Macon County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by kpet (contributor 47128976) .