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Frances Elleta Wild

1924 - 2015 Obituary Condolences
FRANCES ELLETA WILD Age 90, of Riverside, CA passed away Sun., March 15, 2015. Elleta was born August 20, 1924 in Imboden, AR to Earl and Margaret Wheeler. She graduated from Smith-Cotton HS in Sedalia, MO and received her BS degree in Mathematics from the Univ. of North Dakota. She was married to Robert Lee Wild in 1943, who preceded her in death. She is survived by her three children: James, Janet, and Margi; four grandchildren: Michael, Jesse, Kalli and Sarah; and three great grandchildren: Elizabeth, Lucia and James. Elleta was active in Campus Club and Watkins House at UCR. She served as local PTA president, and assisted with Brownie and Girl Scout troops. She was a faithful member of the First Baptist Church, volunteered in the Baptist Women's Association and as a Sunday School teacher. Her faith was the most important aspect of her life. Elleta had a servant's heart, considering others as more important than herself. She was devoted to prayer, and was a true friend, demonstrating great compassion and loyalty. Visitation: Tuesday, March 24, 5-8 pm, Acheson & Graham, 7944 Magnolia Ave.; Memorial Service: Wednesday, March 25, 10 am, First Baptist Church of Riverside, 5500 Alessandro Blvd.; Graveside Service: Wednesday, March 25, 1:30 pm, Olivewood Cemetery, 3300 Central Ave. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Robert L. Wild Family Physics/Mathematics Endowed Scholarship Fund at UCR (givenow.ucr.edu) or First Baptist Church of Riverside

Published in Press-Enterprise from Mar. 22 to Mar. 23, 2015
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