Princeton Daily Clarion

Ethel (Rusty) Hedden, 59, died at 11:56 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 4, 1986, at her home in rural Fort Branch.

Born June 8, 1927 at Edwardsport, IN; Mrs. Hedden was a member of VFW Post 1147 Auxiliary and Eagles Auxiliary, both in Princeton.

Preceding her in death were her father, Ernest Elgan; a son, Fred Gamm; and a brother, Arthur Elgan.

Surviving are her husband, Leo M. Hedden; a son, Rusty Hedden of Fort Branch; a stepson, Leo M. Hedden of Terre Haute; a daughter Leonda Hedden of Princeton; her mother Cora Horney of Princeton; three sisters, Charlotte Dowell of Mt. Carmel, IL, Ernestine Angle of Princeton and Lucille Dapppoflonic of Dedham, Mass; and seven grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 1pm today at Kendall Funeral Home, 520 S. Main St, Princeton, with the Rev. B.C. Goodpasture officiating.

Burial will be in White Church Cemetery.

Visitation was held at the funeral home Sunday.