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Mrs. Catherine Miller

Catherine (nee Schupp), wife of Charles Miller, died at her home near Mantzville, Tamaqua, R. 3 Monday morning at 4:15 o'clock, following a three weeks illness with complications. She was aged 57 years, 2 months and 29 days.

Mrs. Miller was born in Tennessee December 26, 1877 and went to the vicinity of Mantzville at an early age and had resided there ever since.

Besides her husband, the following survive: Four daughter, Mrs. Warren Reinhart, Tamasqua R. 3; Mrs. Paul Gilbert, Andreas, R. 1, Mrs. Edward Martin, Astoria, L.I., and Myrtle, at home; two sisters, Mrs. Henry Meixsell, Palmerton, and Mrs. Alvin A. Hill, Andreas, R. 1; one brother James Schupp, Palmerton, and four grandchildren.

The funeral will be held Thursday afternoon with all services at her late home, at 1:30 o'clock, Rev. W. W. Moyer, reformed pastor of St. Peter's church, Mantzville, will officiate and interment will be made in St. Peter's cemetery, Mantzville.

Mrs. Mary Stringer

Mrs. Mary Stringer, wife of James Stringer, of 918 North Mohr street dies at 11:30 o'clock Monday night in the Sacred Heart hospital, where she had been admitted for surgical treatment nine weeks ago. She was in her thirtieth year.

Born in Easton, a daughter of John and the late Bertha, nee Wiesner, Hinkle, she resided at that place and Walnutport until her marriage on August 9, 1923, since which time Mr. and Mrs. Stringer have resided in this city.

She is a member of St. John's Reformed church, Slatington.

In addition to her husband she is survived by four children, james, Jr., Margaret, William and Joseph, all at home; her father, of Slatington; three sisters, Mrs. Eva Gearhart, Slatington; Mrs. Elsie Smith, Allentown; two brothers, Charles and Harry Hinkle, Slatington.

Paul Howard Hunsicker

Ill six weeks with pneumonia, Paul Howard, infant son of Howard E. and Ruth I., nee Weaver, Hunsicker, Germansville, R. 1, passed away yesterday afternoon at 3:15 o'clock, aged 3 months and 27 days.

Surviving are the parents, the paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. John Hunsicker, Germansville, R. 1, and the maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Milton Weaver, Slatington, R. 2.

Funeral services will be held Saturday afternoon at 1:30 o'clock at the home of the paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. John Hunsicker, Rev. T. H. Bachman officiating. Interment will be made in Heidelberg cemetery.

Mrs. Rosina Dunstan

Mrs. Rosina Dunstan who for the greater part of her life lived in the vicinity of Topton, died yesterday morning at the Allentown hospital following an illness from a complication of ailments. She was in her sixty-seventh year.

Born in Longswamp township she was a daughter of the late William and Sallie, nee Miller, Rader. She was a lifelong member of the Reformed congregation of the Longswamp church.

Her husband, Philip Dunstan, preceded her in death two years ago. Surviving are the following children: Mrs. George Miller, Emaus R. D., with whom she resided for the past few weeks; Mrs. maggie Gambler, Lyons; Frank Dunstan, Wescosville, and William Dunstan, Mertztown R. D. One brother, Robert Rader of Kutztown R. D., also survives.

Funeral services will be held at the funeral home of Undertaker Irwin D. DeLong, Topton, Saturday at 1:30 p.m./ with regular services in the Longswamp church, Rev. Donald Englert and Rev. W. F. Bond will officiate. Interment will be made in the cemetery adjoining the church.

Aaron Sicher

Aaron Sicher, unmarried, died in the Sacred Heart hospital, this city, Wednesday night, from a cerebral hemorrhage, aged 72 years, 7 months and 4 days. His late home was near Bowers.

Mr. Sicher was born in Longswamp township, Berks county, a son of David and Carolina, nee Zwoyer, Sicher.

One brother, William, at home, survives him.

Funeral services will be held Monday at 9 p.m. from Most Blessed Sacrament Roman Catholic church, Bally. Interment in the adjoining cemetery. Viewing Sunday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral paqrlors of Undertaker Irwin DeLong, Topton.

Mrs. Ellen Jane Henry

Ailing for some time, Ellen Jane, wife of George W. Heiney, died yesterday morning at 9:15 o'clock at her home, Pennsville, Walnutport R. 2. She was 70 years, 9 months and 9 days of age.

Mrs. Heiney is survived by her husband, a well known farmer of the Pennsville section, two children, Mrs. Barton M. Easterday, Cherryville; George H. Heiney, Walnutport R. 2; ten grandchildren and a brother, Wilson Heckman, Northampton.

She was born in Lehigh township, Northampton county, the daughter of the late Henry and Louise, nee Kelper, Heckman, and for the past 36 years had resided in Pennsville. She was a lifetime member of the Zion Stone church, Reformed wing, and of the church Sunday school.

The funeral will be held at her late home Sunday at 1:30 o'clock, with continued services and interment at Zion Stone church, Rev. George Kopenhaver will officiate.

Source: The Allentown Morning Call, Allentown, PA, Wednesday, February 27, 1935, page 7


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