Melba C. Catron 87, of Clinton County, Indiana, passed away at 1:34 a.m. Sunday, August 16, 2015 at Wesley Manor in Frankfort. She was born on July 5, 1928 in Carroll County, IN to George & Lorena (Calton) McIlrath. Her marriage was to Max E. Catron on August 7, 1947. They were married in the Rose of Sharon Parsonage, north of Burlington, IN. Melba was a 1946 graduate of Burlington High School. She was a homemaker and a member of Oakland Christian Church. Melba enjoyed decorating wedding and graduation cakes for family and friends.
Visitation and Services
Visitation will be Wednesday, August 19, 2015 from 4-7 p.m. at Goodwin Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, August 20th at the funeral home. Burial will be in Middlefork Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Oakland Christian Church, 2005 S CR 1280 W, Russiaville, IN 46979.
Husband: Max E. Catron, Son: Mike (Wife-Charlyn) Catron of Rural Frankfort, Daughter: Linda Uitts of Frankfort, 2 Brothers: Meredith (Wife-Janet) McIlrath of Flora, Doyal (Wife-Evelyn) McIlrath of Burlington, Sister: Wilma Brubaker of Burlington, 5 Grandchildren and 9 Great Grandchildren also survive.
a son, Mark Catron in 2008; 2 brothers, Dewey and Tom McIlrath and 2 sisters, Jane Heaton and Pat Jones.