Born 3-24-1923 -- Died 1-7-2005
Elton Earl Biltoft, 81, of Salem died Jan. 7, 2005, at Fulton County Hospital.
He was born March 24, 1923, at Grand Island, Neb. He was an Army veteran of World War II . He worked in the refrigeration business.
He was preceded in death by his parents Harry E. and Melvie McClamont Biltoft, his wife; two brothers; and a sister.
Survivors include three daughters - Vickie G. (Biltoft) Hunter of Centralia, Wash., Christine Biltoft of Lafayette, La, and Charlene O'Laughlin of Sacramento, Calif.; a son, Ernie Biltoft of Reno, Nev.; two sisters Myrna Hall of Sequin, Wash. and Sara Lyerly; nine grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren.
The funeral service was Jan. 12 at Heath Oak Hill Chapel with Tim Turner officiating.