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Eleanor B. Ketchie

Eleanor B. Ketchie
  • February 13, 1921 - February 10, 2017
  • North Charleston, South Carolina
  • Memorials may be made to:
  • Intrepid Hospice
    2694 Lake Park Drive, Suite 2
    North Charleston, SC 29406

Pause Days Gone By by Bruce H. Zimmerman (ASCAP)
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“Jan and DavidWe are so sorry for your loss. Your mom was such a sweet person and always smiling and happy.. Frank and Sally Skibba ”
1 of 4 | Posted by: Frank Skibba - Ridgeville, SC

“To the Ketchie family,My condolences to you at this time. May you draw comfort and strength from Gods promise ofor a time when death will be...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Tolbert - SC

“To the Family of Eleanor Ketchie,Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time of bereavement. We thank you for allowing us to help in...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: Iintrepid Hospice Staff - SC

“Such a beautiful lady. She could never miss a baseball game. Always had a smile and always interested and wanting to know what was happening in our...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Elaine King - Johns Island, SC

Eleanor B. Ketchie, 96, of North Charleston, South Carolina, wife of Irvin Ketchie, died Friday, February 10, 2017. Her funeral service will be held Saturday, February 18, 2017, at the graveside in Friendship Cemetery, Anna, Illinois, at 2:00 p.m. The family will receive friends Saturday, February 18, in Crain Funeral Home, Anna, Illinois, from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Local arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Northwoods Chapel, where a visitation will be held on Monday, February 13, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Eleanor was born February 13, 1921 in Anna, Illinois, daughter of the late Dee Brimm and Vica Young Brimm. She loved the outdoors, and could be found working in her yard surrounded by flowers. She was adored by family and friends and loved being with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She is survived by two daughters: Janis Dewitt (David) of North Charleston, SC, and Bobbye Heerboth (Dave) of Webster Groves, MO; sister, Virginia Miles of Collinsville, IL; grandchildren: Sarah and Eliza Heerboth, Dave Dewitt and Dana Heyward; great-grandchildren: Keaton and Colin Heyward; and a host of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her sisters, Mary Whitney and Adonis Watson; and her brother, Charles D. Brimm.

Memorials may be made to Intrepid Hospice, 2694 Lake Park Drive, Suite 2, North Charleston, SC 29406.