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THRELKELD, Sarah Ellen

Sarah Ellen Threlkeld, 85, Belle Glade, FL passed away peacefully on Monday, March 3, 2014. She was born August 14, 1928 in Sanford, FL to the late Antionette Marie (Tarbell) and William F. Bossidy. She is survived by children, Jeffery, Belle Glade, FL, fiancee Maritza Banegas, Elizabeth (Lisa) Ellis, Loxahatchee, FL and Cathleen Rhinehart, Belle Glade, FL; seven grandchildren, Ryan, Erin, Kole, Bridgette, Zachary, Benjamin, Kaylee and four great-grandchildren, Seth, Aaliyah, Gabriel and Cayson. She was preceded in death by her husband, James T. in 2005, granddaughter, Amanda and sisters, Maryann Brannen, Cocoa, FL and Alice Sharpe, Roswell, GA. Ellen graduated from Cocoa High School in 1946 attended Florida State University graduating in 1950 with a BA in Elementary Education. She married James "Jim" T. Threlkeld in June of 1951. Ellen taught at elementary schools around the Glades area for over 30 years retiring from Rosenwald in South Bay, FL. She attended St. Benz Catholic and St. John Episcopal Churches in Belle Glade, FL during her years there. Services will be held Friday, March, 7th at 10:30 AM at Our Lady Queen of the Apostles Catholic Church in Royal Palm Beach, FL. Go to for visitation and all details.

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Published in The Palm Beach Post from Mar. 6 to Mar. 7, 2014
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