Ruby Ketcham

Ruby Ketcham[1]

Female 1904 - 1999  (94 years)

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  • Name Ruby Ketcham 
    Born 16 May 1904  Orion Township, Fulton, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Census 8 Apr 1930  Canton township, Fulton County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1930 United States Federal Census
    8 April 1930
    Canton township, Fulton County, Illinois

    Stell, Alvin [Alvin Stelle], son in law of Sherman and Ananda Ketchman, age 22, born in Illinois, home in 1930, Canton, Fulton, Illinois, lineman Electric Light Co

    Stell, Ruby, age 23, born in Illinois, daughter of Sherman and Ananda Ketchman, home in 1930, Canton, Fulton, Illinois, wife of Alvin Stell, stenographer, Electric Light Co
     
    Residence 1932  56 W Spruce, Canton, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Name: Mrs Ruby K Stell
    Gender: F (Female)
    Residence Year: 1932
    Street Address: 56 W Spruce
    Residence Place: Canton, Illinois
    Occupation: Sten
    Publication Title: Canton, Illinois, City Directory, 1932
    ( U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989) 
    Residence 1936  Canton, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Name: 1936Ruby K Stell
    Gender: F (Female)
    Residence Year: 1936
    Street Address: 645
    Residence Place: Canton, Illinois
    Spouse: Alvin E Stell
    Publication Title: Canton, Illinois, City Directory, 1936
    (U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989) 
    Census 1940  E Elew Street, Canton, Fulton, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1940 Federal Census
    Canton township, Fulton County, Illinois

    Stelle, Alvin, age 34 years, born in Illinois, married, head, Home in 1940, E Elew Street, Canton, Fulton, Illinois, occupation, Utility Man, house is rented. Education. Elementary school, 8th grade, class, Wage or salary worker in private work

    Stelle, Ruby, age 35 years, born in Illinois, wife. Home in 1940, E Elew Street, Canton, Fulton, Illinois, education, High School, 4th year
     
    Died 28 Aug 1999  Graham Hospital Extended Care, Canton, Fulton, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • SSN: 357-36-2565
      Last Residence: 66618 Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, United States of America
      Born: 16 May 1904
      Last Benefit: 61520 Canton, Fulton, Illinois, United States of America
      Died: 28 Aug 1999
      State (Year) SSN issued: Illinois (1961-1962)
      (United States Social Security Index)

      Ruby Ketcham Stell
      Birth 16 May 1904
      Orion Township, Fulton County, Illinois, USA
      Death 28 Aug 1999 (aged 95)
      Canton, Fulton County, Illinois, USA
      Burial
      Greenwood Cemetery
      Canton, Fulton County, Illinois, USA
      Memorial ID 229376182
      Maintained by: Stephen Cantrell
      Originally Created by: Jeanette
      Added: 11 Jul 2021
      Find a Grave Memorial 229376182

      Obituary
      Ruby K. Stell, 95, of Graham Hospital Extended Care died there Saturday, Aug. 28, 1999.
      Born May 16, 1904, in Orion Township to William Sherman and Amanda Olson Ketcham, she married Alvin Stell on Aug. 18, 1929, in Topeka, Kan. He died Dec. 7, 1992.
      She also was preceded in death by one brother and one sister.
      Surviving are one son, John of Topeka, Kan.; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
      A 1924 graduate of Brown's Business College, she worked for the Canton Daily Ledger and Mutual Savings and Loan.
      She was a member of Order of Eastern Star Chapter 46 for more than 50 years.
      Graveside services will be at Greenwood Cemetery.
      Peoria Journal Star - August 31, 1999.
    Buried 231 Aug 1999  Greenwood Cemetery, Canton, Fulton, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Greenwood Cemetery
      Greenwood Cemetery, located at 640 S. Main Street in Canton, is a 122 acre cemetery encompassing rolling hills, a gentle valley, fields, and natural woodland.
    Obituary 31 Aug 1999  Journal Star, Peoria, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Obituary

    Journal Star, Peoria, Illinois, Tuesday, August 31, 1999, p. B6.

    Ruby Stell

    CANTON-Ruby K. Stell, 95, of Graham Hospital Extended Care died there at 7 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 28, 1999.
    Born May 16, 1904, in Orion Township to Sherman and Amanda Olson Ketcham, she married Alvin Stell on Aug. 18, 1929, in Topeka, Kan. He died Dec. 7, 1992.
    She also was preceded in death by one brother and one sister.
    Surviving are one son, John of Topeka, Kan.; two grand-children; and one great-grandchild.
    A 1924 graduate of Brown's Business College, she worked for the Canton Daily Ledger and Mutual Savings and Loan.
    She was a member of Order of Eastern Star Chapter 46 for more than 50 years.
    Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. today at Greenwood Cemetery. The Rev. Paul Walles will officiate. Visitation will be one hour before services at Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home.
    Memorials may be made to the American Lung Association.

    This Obituary has been kindly shared by Jen Harrington, USA, G. Granddaughter of Elma Bundesen and John Stell.

    Ruby K. Stell

    CANTON, Ill.-Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. today at Greenwood Cemetery in Canton for Ruby K. Stell, 95 Canton, Ill., who died Saturday, Aug. 28, 1999, at a Canton hospital.
    She was born May 16, 1904, in Fulton County, Ill., where she spent most of her life. She worked for the Daily Ledger newspaper and later for Mutual Savings and Loan, both in Canton Ill.
    She was a 50-year member of Evening Star Chapter No. 46 of Order of Eastern Star in Canton, Ill.
    She married Alvin Stell on Aug. 18, 1929, in Topeka. He died Dec. 7, 1992.
    Survivors include a son, John Stell, Topeka, two grandchildren and a great-grandchild.
    Visitation will be from 10 to 10:45 a.m. today at Murphy-Sedgwick Funeral Home in Canton, Ill.
    Memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association.

    This Obituary has been kindly shared by Jen Harrington, USA, G. Granddaughter of Elma Bundesen and John Stell.
     
    Person ID I11438  Hickey, List, Bundesen, Thomsen, Jensen, Jessen
    Last Modified 2 Apr 2022 

    Family Alvin E. Stell,   b. 20 May 1905, Putman Township, Fulton County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1992, Graham Hospital, Canton, Fulton, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 18 Aug 1829  Topeka, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. John Sherman Stell
    Last Modified 7 Jun 2014 
    Family ID F3964  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Alvin E Stell and Ruby Adele Ketcham
    Alvin E Stell and Ruby Adele Ketcham
    Alvin and Ruby were married on 18 Aug 1829 in Topeka, Kansas.
    Information and photo was kindly shared by Jennifer S. Harrington, USA

  • Sources 
    1. [S110] Information kindly shared by Jennifer Stell Harrington USA.


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