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Ellen W. Briscoe

Ellen Webster Briscoe, 83, Milltown, died Saturday, Oct. 24, 2009, at Harrison County Hospital in Corydon.
Born April 3, 1926, in Crawford County, she was the daughter of the late Mose and Dovie Saltsgaver Webster.
She was the former owner of the Marengo Tavern, a homemaker, a published poet, a member of St. Bernard and St. Joseph Catholic churches and a former member of the St. Bernard Altar Society and Marengo American Legion Women’s Auxiliary.
Survivors include a son, John Melton of Milltown; two sisters, Dorothy Dyer of Charleston, S.C., and Hilda Cox of Marengo, Ind.; three grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Funeral: Tuesday, Oct. 27, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Marengo followed by interment in the church cemetery.
Officiant: Father John Fink.
Arrangements: Brown Funeral Home in Milltown.
Memorial contributions can be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church, 341 S. S.R. 66, Marengo, IN 47140.