Agnes Sledge Ketchel Obit
Mrs.Agnes Ketchel Dies at Hospital An illness of a week terminated in the death, at St. Joseph's Hospital Hospital at 11:30 a. m. today, of Mrs. Agnes I. Ketchel, 30, wife of Walter Walter Ketchel, of 90 East Elm street. Mrs. Ketchel was moved to the hospital last Saturday. Mrs. Ketchel was born Dec, 3, 1906, at Waller, Tex., and had come to Alton three years ago with her husband, who is connected with Owens-Illinois Glass Co. During During the period she has resided here, she has been employed as an operator by the Bell Telephone Co. Surviving her in addition to her husband are two children, a daughter, daughter, Betty Jane, and n son, Walter jr., her parents, Mr. and Mrs. E. E. Sledge of Houston, Tex.; four sisters, and two brothers. Funeral and Interment are to be in Houston, and Ketchel and the children will leave for that city tonight, escorting the body.