Ruth Jane Bilkey Johnston and Charles Bilkey
Ruth Jane Bilkey Johnston born November 27, 1912 and her older brother Charles Bilkey born March 29, 1911 taken in Sharpsville probably near their home at 62 Mercer Avenue, Sharpsville, PA. Also in the family were older children, Ludema Bilkey Taylor, William Bilkey, and Elmo Bilkey Dassel. Elmo is the only living member of the family.
Ruth was life long friends of Vera Carr Malsom from grade school at Deeter School on Mercer Avenue. Deeter School was torn down to build the high rise apartments that stand next to Ruth's childhood home.
Submitted by Shirley Daugherty, daughter of Ruth Bilkey Johnston