Walter Ray Ball

Male 1901 - 1981  (79 years)

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  • Name Walter Ray Ball  [1
    Born 24 Dec 1901  Aubbeenaubee Twp., Fulton Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Jan 1981  Willow Slough Fish & Game Preserve, Brook, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 26 Jan 1981  Logansport Ever-Rest Cemetery, Logansport, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I3684  Bishir Family | John & Angelina Bishir
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2019 

    Father Eli Ball 
    Mother Amanda Reish 
    Family ID F1487  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mabel O. Woodcox,   d. Aft 23 Jan 1981 
    Married 1 Nov 1921  [1
     1. Leona Ball
     2. Marguerite Ball
     3. Lucille Ball
     4. Colleen Ball
     5. Walter Ray Ball
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F1486  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Saturday, January 24, 1981: Walter Ray BALL, 79, Rt. 6, Rochester, died of an apparent coronary attack at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Willow Slough Fish and Game Preserve near Brook, while ice fishing. Mr. Ball was born Dec 24, 1901 in Aubbeenaubbee Township near Leiters Ford to Eli and Amanda REISH BALL. He had lived in Fulton since 1943, moving from Leiters Ford. He was married Nov. 1,1921 to Mabel O. WOODCOX, who survives. He was a retired farmer. He was a member of the Fulton United Methodist Church. Surviving with the wife are four daughters, Mrs. Marion (Leona) SKINNER, Elkhart; Mrs. Robert (Marguerite) CLICK, Denver; Mrs. Donovan (Lucille) CLIFFTON, Culver; and Mrs. Keith (Colleen) BURKHART, Fort Wayne; a son, Walter BALL, Jr., Ligonier; thirteen grandchildren, and ten great-grandchildren. Three sisters preceded in death. Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday in the Fulton United Methodist Church with the Rev. John LOUTHAIN officiating. Burial will be in the Logansport Ever-Rest Cemetery. Friends may call 2-9 p.m. Sunday at the Foster & Good Funeral Home and from 9-11 a.m. Monday, and at the church one hour prior to services.

  • Sources 
    1. [S875] Correspondence with Mark Young.