Alberta E. Denton

August 11, 1920 ‒ November 24, 2004

Mount Gilead, Ohio

Alberta E. Denton, 84, formerly of Iberia Street, Mount Gilead, Ohio, died Wednesday November 24, 2004 at the Crestview Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Services in Lancaster.

She was born in Galion, Ohio on August 11, 1920, the daughter of the late Robert and Edna Wildenthaler. She resided for most of her life in Mount Gilead. She was an active member of the Trinity United Methodist Church where she also sang in the church choir. Alberta was also a member of the Alpha Twig at Morrow County Hospital, Hope Line, Senior Progress Club, United Methodist Women, and the American Red Cross Board.

Alberta is survived by two daughters Patricia Hazen of Mansfield, Ohio and Denise Denton of Lancaster, Ohio; two grandchildren Michael and Melissa Wiltrout; and a great granddaughter Alexandria.

Her husband Carl W. Denton, whom she married on May 12, 1949, preceded her in death on August 17, 1994.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, November 27, 2004 at 3:00 PM in the Craven Funeral Home in Mount Gilead. Friends may call two hours prior to the services. Burial will follow in the Glendale Cemetery in Cardington. Memorial contributions can be made to Dayspring, 3220 Olivesburg Road, Mansfield, Ohio 44904. Condolences may be expressed to the family at