Name:    Kenneth Eugene Trout

From:  The Carmi Times, Carmi, Illinois
Date:  Sunday, March 2, 2003  

Kenneth E. Trout, 73, a 50 year resident of Batavia and formerly of Dale, IL passed away Saturday, March 1, 2003 at his residence. Kenneth was born July 18, 1929 in Dale, IL the son of Hobart and Eliza (Biggerstaff) Trout. Kenneth was united in marriage to Martha Spence October 24, 1947 in White County, IL.

Kenneth was employed by the State Training School for Girls and also was employed by College of DuPage for many years. Kenneth owned and operated a farm in Batavia which is now Trout Farm Subdivision located on McKee Street.

He is survived by his wife Martha, one daughter, Brenda Boulos of Palatine, two grandchildren, MeDora and Steven Cash; one brother Clyde Trout of Moline, IL and two sisters, Helen Erkmann of Carmi, IL and Wanda Cantrell of Tremont, IL and several nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Earl Trout.

Visitation will be held 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. Monday, March 3, 2003 at Yurs-Peterson-Moss Funeral Home, 209 South Batavia Ave., Batavia, IL. Visitation will also be held Tuesday, March 2, at Campbell Funeral Home in Norris City, IL.  Funeral Services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 5, 2003 at Campbell Funeral Home in Norris City, IL. Interment will be at Digby Cemetery in Dale, IL.

Contributions in lieu of flowers may be directed to Alzheimer's Association, 4709 Golf Road Suite 1015 Skokie, IL 60076 or American Heart Association Midwest Affiliate Memorial Tribute Program, 208 South LaSalle Street, Suite 900, Chicago, IL 60604 or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 505 North Parkway P.O. Box 3704, Memphis, TN 38173-0704.

For additional information contact Yurs-Peterson-Moss Funeral Home.