I can not post this whole Obit here, but will post the important information.
born September 13, 1880 in Oquawka, Illinois
Jessie Ricketts on July 1, 1903. Mrs. Ives died in 1953
Died Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. in Belleville Memorial Hospital, Belleville, IL.
married Emma D. Morey on August 5, 1954. She died August 7, 1971.
Funeral arrangements are pending at Turnball Funeral Home, Monmouth, IL
Surviving are four son, Clyde Gilbert Ives, CA, Lloyd C. Ives, Keithsburg, IL, Harold R. Ives, Long
Beach, CA, Kenneth R. Ives, Collinsville, IL.; two sisters, Mrs. Maude Davenport, and Mrs. Blanche
Ruberg, both of Oquawka, IL. Seven grandchildren, Larry Ives, Aledo, Linda (Ives) Holland, Costa Rica,
Kay (Ives) McCormick, Centralia, IL, Gene Ives, KY, Judi (Ives) Lesher, CA, Sharon (Ives) Granite City,
IL and Gary Ives, CA; 15 great-grandchildren