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Ketra Spaulding, 92, passed away Friday, July 20, 2018 at The Fountain in Godfrey.

Born on January 3, 1926 in Astoria, IL, she was the daughter of William Riley Stephens and Maude Elizabeth (Ewing) Stephens Schoene.

On June 16, 1946 in Jerseyville, she married Robert Spaulding.  He died in November of 2017.

She has worked as a sales manager for Sears-Roebuck and Company in Downtown Alton for many years before retiring.

Ketra was an active member of the Godfrey United Methodist Church and will be deeply missed by her church family.

She is survived by a sister, Karen J. Fulks of Ozark, MO; and numerous nieces and nephews that were very precious to her.

Her parents; husband; brother, William R. Stephens, Jr. preceded in death.

A Celebration of Life Memorial visitation will be from 9 am until time of service at 11 am, Saturday, August 4 at the Godfrey United Methodist Church.  Rev. Steven Friese will officiate.

Memorials may be made to the Godfrey United Methodist Church.