Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Hildreths in:
 • East Side Cemetery
 • Dodgeville
 • Iowa County
 • Wisconsin
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement

Changes are coming to Find A Grave. See a preview now.

Garnetta B James Hildreth
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Sep. 22, 1915
Death: Jun. 18, 2008

From the June 19, 2008 edition of the Wisconsin State Journal

Hildreth, Garnetta B.
Garnetta B. Hildreth, age 92, of Dodgeville, passed away on Wednesday, June 18, 2008, at Upland Hills Nursing and Rehab Center following a brief illness. The former Garnetta James was born on Sept. 22, 1915 in Dodgeville to Elmer and Lela (Fell) James. She married Benjamin Hildreth on March 9, 1935 and the couple resided in Dodgeville their entire married lives. Ben preceded her in death on Nov. 23, 1988. Garnetta's life revolved around her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She also enjoyed working around the home and in the yard tending to her flowers. She was also preceded in death by her parents; a son, Carlos Hildreth on Oct. 14, 2005; four brothers, Allen, Eugene, Robert and John James; and a sister, Ruth Trowbridge. Garnetta is survived by a daughter, Beverly (Bill) Hennessey of Dodgeville; two sons, Kenneth Hildreth of Dillon, Mont. and Ray (Pam) Hildreth of Highland; nine grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; a sister, Dorothy Schneider of Dubuque, Iowa; as well as many nieces, nephews and friends. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 21, 2008, at the LULLOFF-PETERSON-HOUCK FUNERAL HOME, Dodgeville. Pastor Roger Koester will officiate with burial in East Side Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Saturday after 11 a.m.
Family links: 
  Benjamin Franklin Hildreth (1911 - 1988)*
  Carlos D Hildreth (1936 - 2005)*
*Calculated relationship
East Side Cemetery
Iowa County
Wisconsin, USA
Created by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye
Record added: Jun 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27670283
Garnetta B <i>James</i> Hildreth
Added by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye
Garnetta B <i>James</i> Hildreth
Added by: Doug Rhodes
Garnetta B <i>James</i> Hildreth
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- El Memorializer
 Added: Jul. 27, 2009

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service