Welton, E. Margaret "Rudy" age 76, of Addison, IL, at rest August 16, 2001, loving daughter of the late Andrew and Margaret Welton, dear sister of Garlan (the late Emelia) Welton, A.J. (the late Eunice) Welton and the late George, Barbara, and Joan Bailey, aunt of Jeff (Joellen) Welotn and Peggy (Charlie) Walters, very best friend of Mardine H. Ploss. Margaret played on the National Girls Baseball League World's Series Games in 1953 and with the Thillens Checashers, Chicago, Il, in 1951. She also played basketball for Pepsi-Cola in Indianapolis, IN. Rudy went to high school with Virgil "Gus" Grissom the Astronaut. Services will be held at St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 5015 E. State Road 56, Dubois, IN, 47527 on Thursday, August 23, 2001, at 11 a.m. Interment in church cemetery. Memorials to the above church appreciated. Info., 630-834-1133.
Published in Chicago Sun-Times on Sept. 20, 2001