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SHRADER, Allen F.

CORRIGANVILLE — Allen F. Shrader, 64, died last night enroute to Hagerstown, where he planned to attend the graduation of his granddaughter, Patricia Ann Delbrook, from Washington County Hospital Nursing School. Born August 23, 1898, in Salisbury, Pa., Mr. Shrader was co-owner of the D&S Dry Cleaning establishment on Main Street, Frostburg. He was a son of the late William and Nancy (Davis) Shrader. Surviving are his widow, Ella (Deist) Shrader, whom he married August 12, 1920; a daughter, Mrs. Calvin Delbrook, Frostburg; three brothers, Clyde Shrader, Salisbury, Ray Shrader, Garrett, Pa., and Nevin Shrader, LaVale, and his granddaughter, Miss Delbrook. Mr. Shrader was a charter member of the Frostburg Lions Club and a member of the Corriganville Volunteer Fire Company, Cumberland Consistory of Scottish Rite Masons, Ali Ghan Shrine Temple, Frostburg Lodge 470, BPO Elks, and POS of A, Ellerslie, and St. John's United Church of Christ, Corriganville. He was president of the consistory of the church for eight years. Mr. Shrader also was a member of Kemp Lodge 154, AF and AM, Mt. Savage. Services will be conducted Saturday at 2 p. m. at United Church of Christ, Corriganville, by Rev. John Zinn, pastor. Burial will be in Mt. Lebanon Cemetery. The body is at the Zeigler Funeral Home, Hyndman, where the family will receive friends today from 7 to 9 p. m. and tomorrow from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p. m. POS of A will conduct a service at the funeral home tomorrow at 7:30 p. m. and Kemp Lodge will hold a service at 8 p. m. BPO Elks will conduct a service tomorrow at 8:30 p. m. The body will be taken to the church at noon Saturday.
The Cumberland Evening Times, September 6, 1962
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 15, 2010

 


SHREVE, Adam B.

Petersburg - Adam B. Shreve, 91, Petersburg, died Thursday at Grant County Memorial Hospital. A native of Grant County, he was born March 31, 1871, a son of the late Charles and Emily (Kimble) Shreve. He was a retired shoe shop operator and a member of Bethel Church of the Brethren.  His wife, Mary Frances (VanMeter) Shreve died in 1910. Surviving are four daughters, Miss Grace Shreve and Mrs. Gladys Porter, Petersburg; Mrs. Floda White, Harman and Mrs. Beulah Simmons, Shaw; three sons, Victor Shreve, Petersburg; Elvin Shreve, Landis, W. Va.; and John Shreve, Hubbard, Ohio; and one sister, Mrs. Ida Getz, Landis; one brother, Shirden Shreve, Landis, and 21 grandchildren.
The body is at the Arnold Funeral Home where friends will be received.  A service will be conducted tomorrow at 3 p.m. at Petersburg Church of the Brethren by Rev. C. G. Hesse.  Interment will be in Lahmansville Cemetery.
May 26, 1962, Cumberland Evening Times
(Courtesy of Donald Nazelrod)

 


 

SHREVE, Bruce H.

Deer Hunter Stricken on Town Hill
Bruce H. Shreve, 54, of Murley's Branch Road, died yesterday of a heart attack while deer hunting with his young son and a party of friends near Town Hill. His death was the first reported in the Maryland deer hunting season which opened yesterday. Mr. Shreve was taking his son, William Bruce, 13, on his first hunting trip, when he was stricken about 3:15 p.m. yesterday. A native of Petersburg, W. Va., he was a son of Mrs. Della (Teter) Paxton, Clearville, Pa. and the late William Harrison Shreve. He was a self-employed carpenter and a member of Glendale Church of the Brethren. Besides his mother and son, he is survived by his wife, Goldie (Clingerman) Shreve; four daughters, Mrs. Dexter Beck, Chaneysville; Mrs. Lee Pruitt, Baltimore; Mrs. Wayne Dixon, Flintstone, and Miss Lula May Shreve, at home; a brother Rennie Shreve, city; two half brothers, Bernie and Eston Paxton, RD 2, city; three half sisters, Mrs. Frank Reid, Falling Waters, W.Va., Mrs. John Morris, city, and Mrs. Martin Adams, Clearville, and five granchildren. The body is at the Hafer Funeral Home where friends will be received from 2 until 4 and 7 until 9 p.m. A service will be conducted there Monday at 1 p.m., Rev. John Buffenmyer will officiate and interment will be in Glendalle Cemetery.
November 26. 1966, Cumberland Evening Times
(Courtesy of Donald Nazelrod)

 


SHREVE, Gabriel
 
GORMANIA -  Gabriel Shreve, 85, formerly of Gormania, died Thursday in Cuppett - Weeks Nursing Home, Oakland, where he had been a patient two years. Born January 15, 1883 in Preston County, he was the son of the late Benjamin and Hanah (Ketterman) Shreve. He was a retired farmer. Surviving are several nieces and nephews.  He was a member of the Bayard Church of God. The body is at the John O. Durst Funeral Home where friends will be received today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Services will be conducted Sunday at 2 p.m. in the funeral home. Interment will be in the Oak Grove Cemetery, near here.
Source: The Cumberland News; Cumberland, Maryland; Sept. 14, 1968; page 10.
(Courtesy of Wendy Mammoliti)
Posted March 6, 2013

 

SHREVE, Ira P.

Keyser - Ira P. Shreve, 75, of RD 1, Keyser, died Sunday in Potomac Valley Hospital after an illness of 10 years. A retired merchant, he was a native of Pendleton County and was a son of the late Benjamin F. and Sarah (Judy) Shreve. Surviving are his widow, Myrtle A. (Alt) Shreve; a foster daughter, Mrs. Ruth Braley, Bethesda, Md.; a sister, Mrs. Etta F. Alt, RD 1, Keyser; a brother Clemon Shreve, Upper Tract; and half-brother, Bernie Shreve, Upper Tract. The body is at the Rogers Funeral Home. Services will be conducted there tomorrow at 11 a.m., by Rev. John England. Burial will be in Potomac Valley Memorial Gardens.
July 3, 1966, Cumberland Evening Times
(Courtesy of Donald Nazelrod)

 



SHREVE, Mrs. Oscar

Saturday, August 30th, while everybody was at work, they received the sad news that Oscar Shreve's wife had drowned. People quit their work and ran to the rescue, but on arrival found that the drowned was beyond recovery. Her husband being away from home, she started some time (not known exactly) in the morning with her oldest child, which was about five years old, to hunt her cow. After some time, the little child returned to its home and told its aged grandparents, who live in an adjoining house that mother had fallen down the river and didn't move any more.
Keyser Tribune, September 16, 1912
(Courtesy of Patti McDonald)
Posted August 1, 2010

 


 

SHREVES, James Andrew

Dry Fork W. Va. - James Andrew Shreves, 77, of Dry Fork, W. Va., died last Saturday following an illness of several years. Born January 3, 1886(?), at Smoke Hole, W. Va., he was a son of the late James A. and Smildia (Ayers) Shreves.  His wife preceded him in death. Surviving are three sons, Curtiss Shreves, Smoke Hole, Kermit Shreve, at home, and Arlie Shreve of RD 3 Keyser; two sisters, Mrs. Sadie Lambert, Elkins, and Mrs. Cora Teeter, Flintstone; eight grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews. Services were held yesterday at Flanagan Hill Church, Gladwin, W.Va., and interment was in the church cemetery.
January 16, 1963, Cumberland Evening Times
(Courtesy of Donald Nazelrod)



SHRIVER, Charles C.

BORDEN MINES - Charles C. Shriver, 71, of Borden Mines, died yesterday in Frostburg Community Hospital afler being admitted on July 23. Born in Frostburg, he was the son of the late Albert W. and Katherine (Eisel) Shriver. He was a former employe of Kaiser Refractories and was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Frostburg Lodge 1273. Surviving are his widow, Evelyn ( McKenzie) Shriver; four sons, James Shriver, of Baltimore, Donald Shriver and John Shriver, Frostburg, and Darrrell Shriver, at home; one step-son, Walter Shriver of Frostburg; two daughters, Mrs. Judy Hughes and Mrs. Janice Winebrenner, both of Frostburg; and 16 grandchildren. The body is at the Durst Funeral Home, where friends will be received today from 7 until 9 p.m. and tomorrow from 2 until 4 p.m. and 7 until 9 p.m. Services will be conducted in the Assembly of God Church Wednesday at 1:30 p.m., with Rev. Robert W. Collette officiating. Interment will be in Restlawn Memorial Gardens. The body will be taken to the church one hour prior to services.
The Cumberland Evening Times, August 16, 1976
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 15, 2010



 

SHROCK, Ervin

Ervin Shrock, 86, of Charleston, died at his home on January 2, 2010. He was born at Eglon, July 2 1923, the youngest son of George and Nellie Winters Shrock and was the last member of his immediate family. He is survived by his wife, Margaret Shrock; a son, David Shrock, of Northwood, OH; and a daughter, Susan of Charleston. Services were held January 23 at Cross Lanes Funeral Home. Ervin will be remembered by older area persons as living at Eglon where his lather was a funeral director and he attended the Eglon Elementary School. Anyone wishing to give a remembrance of him may send it to Hubbard Hospice House, 2001 Kennawa Drive, Charleston, WV 125311.
The Preston County News; Kingwood, WV; Aurora News; Jan 30, 2010
(Courtesy of Mary Teets)
Posted June 13, 2010


 

SHROUT, Mrs. Betty Elaine Lewis

LaVale - Betty Elaine Shrout, 81, ,of LaVale, died Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2008, at the Frostburg Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born May 6, 1927, in Frostburg, she was the daughter of the late Albert Lewis and Fannie (Filer) Lewis. Betty was also preceded in death by her husband, Everett Shrout. Mrs. Shrout retired as an office manager with Sunset Memorial Park. Betty was a member of the LaVale Baptist Church. She is survived by one sister, Virginiann Smith and husband Ronal Sr. of Frostburg; one niece, Apryle Sarver of Frostburg; three nephews, Ronal Smith Jr. of Frostburg, Albert Allen Lewis and Charles McPherson, both of Pennsylvania. Friends will be received at the Durst Funeral Home, P.A., 57 Frost Ave., Frostburg, on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted at the funeral home on Friday at 1 p.m. with Pastor Jim Jeffries officiating. Interment will be in Sunset Memorial Park, Cumberland. Condolences may be sent to the family at durstfuneralhome.com
Cumberland Times-News; 18 September 2009
(Courtesy of John Keyes/transcribed by Genie)
Posted October 20, 2012



SHROUT, Ellis R.

'Ellis R. Shrout Dies, Aged 65'
Born in Maryland, He Had Lived in Titusville for 21 Years
Ellis R. Shrout, aged 65, of 230 East Spring street, died at 5:35 a.m. yesterday at the City hospital from pneumonia, following an illness of a little more than a week. He had been a patient at the hospital since last Friday. Mr. Shrout was born in Oakland, Garret county, Maryland, on November 17, 1869, and in 1891 married Miss Rheuhama Nair. They moved to Titusville 21 years ago. Mrs. Shrout died in 1918. In 1926 Mr. Shrout married Miss Mary Madden. Upon coming to Titusville Mr. Shrout followed the construction business, being employed by the Keystone Construction company for a number of years. He was foreman on the construction  job of the Titusville Trust company building. For the past several years he had worked at contract painting. Mr. Shrout enjoyed a wide acquaintance and was highly respected by the men who worked under him. The deceased leaves his wife and the following children: Oliver, V. H. and Milford Shrout, Mrs. Allie Dillinger, Mrs. Jesse Sines, Mrs. Norman Roberts, Mrs. George Roberts and Mrs. Ralph Thomas, all of Titusville, and Mrs. Nellie Sines of Akron, O. One sister, Miss Elizabeth Shrout, in Maryland, also survives. The body was removed to the Frank H. Flanders funeral home to be prepared for interment and will be returned to the home of his daughter, Mrs. Norman Roberts, 240 Prospect street, today, where services in his memory will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, with Rev. T. A. Robertson, pastor of the Wesleyan Methodist church, officiating. Interment will be in Woodlawn cemetery.
NOTE: Ellis is buried in a lot with some of his adult children, but he does not have a marker.
Titusville [PA] Herald, Wednesday, 7 August 1935, page 2 
(Courtesy of Ellen Copper)
Posted June 13, 2009


SHROUT, Elmer

Elmer Shrout Died Early This Morning
Elmer Shrout, aged 17 years, died at 1 o'clock this morning at the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ellis Shrout, 414 North Drake street, after an illness of about three weeks. The young man was first taken sick with the measles, after which pleurisy and pneumonia developed. He would have been 17 years of age had he lived until April 14. The attending physician had hopes of the recovery of the young man until about 6 o'clock last evening when his condition took a change for the worse and he failed rapidly until the end came. The Shrout family came to Titusville from Oakland, Md., last September and the deceased until his last illness, had been employed at the plant of the Titusville Iron company. Besides the parents, he is survived by the following brothers and sisters: Oliver, Melford[sic], Virgil, Paul, Alvia, Nellie, Hazel, Edna and Edith Shrout of this city, and Mrs. Jessie Sines of Tunnelton, W. Va.
Titusville Herald of Wednesday, April 4, 1917, page 2
(Courtesy of Ellen Copper)
Posted November 3, 2012



SHROUT, Mrs. Lillie B. McLukas

Lillie B. Shrout, 86, of Titusville, RD 1, died at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, 1980, in the Titusville Hospital. She was born at Deer Lake Park, Md., July 16, 1894, the daughter of the late John and Lorena Stoke McLucas. She married Oliver W. (Bill) Shrout, December, 1912, at Oakland, Md. He died Jan. 5, 1965. For a period of time she asisted her husband in interior decorating. She was a member of Lady Drake Rebekah Lodge, No. 301, and she attended the Centerville Senior Citizens. She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Kanneth (Mae) Sutley of Guys Mills, RD 2, Mrs. Mary Hover of Buffalo, N. Y.; four sons, Donald R., and James E. of Titusville, RD 1, Paul F. of Titusville, RD 4, and Harold L. of Pleasantville; eight grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren; one brother, Clem McLucas of Erie, and numberous nieces and nephews. A son, Oliver W. Shrout Jr.; a grandson; one brother and one sister died previously. Friends may call at the Gordon B. Garrett Funeral Home today after 2 p.m. with Rev. David Eversdyke, pastor of the United Methodist Church, officiating. Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery.
Titusville Herald, Friday 15 August 1980, page 5
(Courtesy of Ellen Copper)
Posted November 3, 2012


SHROUT, Mrs. Lillie B. McLukas

The funeral service for Mrs. Lillie B. Shrout was conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday from the Gordon B. Garrett Funeral Home with Rev. David Eversdyke, pastor of the United Methodist Church, officiating. Interment was in the Woodlawn Cemetery with the following grandsons serving as pallbearers: Keith Shrout, Bruce Shrout, Alan Shrout, Dan Holcomb, Dennis Hover, Michael Hover. Members of the Lady Drake Rebekah Lodge No. 301 served as hobnorary pallbearers: Evelyn Peebles, Dorothy Shorts, Dorothy Gates, Nellie Clark, Ruby Hartwick, Jennie Hower, Martha Biel, Marian Lawrence, Leona McCurdy, Gilbert Gates Sr., Gilbert Gates Jr., Leland Shorts, Chester Hollerman, Hazel Dunham, Vera Copeman, Helen Benedict. Relatives attending from out of town were: Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Sutley of Guys Mills, RD 2; Clem McLucas and Miss Patti Lafferty and Bruce Shrout of Erie; Mrs. Mary Hover, Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Hover, Mr. and Mrs. Michael Hover of Buffalo, N.Y.; Mr. and Mrs. Dan Holcomb, Stacy and Shelly Holcomb of Meadville; Mr. and Mrs. Michael Platt of Oil City, Mr. and Mrs. Keith Shrout of Akron, O.; Mrs. Gladys Sanford, Mrs. Naomi Babbington and Mrs. Goldie Babbington of Ravenna, O.; Mrs. Edward Werling of Townville; Mrs. William Mackey of Tionesta; Richard Shrout of Baltimore, Md. The officers and members of Lady Drake Rebekah Lodge conducted a memorial service Friday evening with the following officers officating: Martha Biel, noble grand; Helen Benedict, vice grand; Evelyn Peebles, chaplain. Mary Kunz represented the American Legion Auxiliary Friday afternoon.
Titusville Herald, Monday, August 18, 1980, page 5
(Courtesy of Ellen Copper)
Posted November 3, 2012


SHROUT, Mrs. Marie Taylor
 
Oakland - Marie Shrout, 75, of Oakland, died Saturday March 31, 2007, at her home. Born Feb. 5, 1932, in Tunnelton, W.Va., she was a daughter of the late Harold J. and Della (Stevenson) Taylor. Mrs. Shrout retired from the State Assessors Office. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star of Oakland and Newberg, and a member of St. Paul's United Methodist Church. Surviving are two daughters, Rita MJosley, of Wilmington, N.C., and Denise Kisselovich, of Oakland; one sister, Mary Yost of Maine; and two grandchildren, Taylor and Joey Kisselovich. The family will receive friends at the David A. Burdock Funeral HOme, P.A., 21 N. Second St., Oakland, on Thursday April 5, 2007, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. The Order of the Eastern Star wil have a service Thursday evening at 7 p.m. The funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m., Friday, March 6, 2007, in the funeral home chapel, with her pastor, the Rev. Dr. T. Patrick Kerr officiating. Interment will follow in Garrett Memorial Gardens, Oakland, MD.
Cumberland Times-News; 4 April 2007
(Courtesy of John Keyes/transcribed by Genie)
Posted October 27, 2012


 
SHROUT, Mrs. Marie Lee Didawick
 
Keyser, W.Va. - Marie Lee Shrout, 96, of Rt. 1, Keyser, W.Va., went home to be with her Lord and be rejoined with her husband on Friday, April 29, 2011, at the Potomac Valley Hospital, Keyser. Born on Oct. 18, 1914, in Hampshire County, W.Va., she was a daughter of the late Homer Richard and Jessie Pearl (Long) Didawick. She also was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Taylor Shrout St., on Jan. 29, 1986; a daughter, Dorothy L. Shanholtz; a brother, Homer R. Didawick and two sisters, Frances Brelsford and Eva Pyles. Mrs. Shrout was a homemaker and a member of the Antioch Church of God. Her life was dedicated to her church and her family. Surviving are her children, Ruth V. Miller and husband Wayne, of Keyser, Robert T. Shrout, of Keyser, the Rev. Larry E. Shrout and wife Wanda, of Purgitsville, W.Va., and Mary V. Kearns and husband Bill, of Martinsburg, W.VA.; three sisters, Elsie Bergdoll, of Romney, W.Va., Isabelle Spiker, of Bedford, Pa., and Betty Shrout, of Short Gap, W.VA.; 12 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great-granchildren; three stepgreat-great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Also surviving are two brothers-in-law, Raymond Pyles, of Short Gap and Carl Shrout, of Winchester, Va., and a sister-in-law, Mabel Clem, of Romney. Friends my call at the Smith Funeral HOme, Keyser Chapel, on Wednesday, May 4, 2011, at 2 p.m. with the Rev. John Goldizen, the Rev. Larry Shrout and the Rev. Matthew Shrout officiating. Interment will be in the Potomac Memorial Gardens, Keyser. Condolences and personal reflections to the family may be left after Mrs. Shrout's obituary at www.smithfuneralhomes.net.
Cumberland Times-News; May 1, 2011
(Courtesy of John Keyes/transcribed by Genie)
Posted October 27, 2012


 
SHROUT, Mrs. Mary A. Watt
 
Chillicothe, Ohio - Mary A. "Nancy" Shrout, 77, of Chillicothe, passed away at 6:08 p.m., on Saturday, July 15, 2006, in Mount Carmel West, Columbus, after a long and courageous fight against emphysema and related illnesses. Nancy was born Jan. 26, 1929, in Cumberland, to the late Archibald and Margaret "Maggie" Rae Watt. She was also preceded in death by two sisters, Betty R. Watt, of Cumberland, and Jean R. Long, Newport News, Va. She was a 1947 graduated of Fort Hill High School, Cumberland. She worked for several years at Peskins Clothing Store and Rosenbaum's Dept. Store before moving to Jacksonville, Fla., due to her husband's job transfer. Several other transfers followed including Tampa, Wilmington, Del., Chillicother and Columbus. Nancy loved to travel, seeing new places and meeting new people., Her father, mother, and older sister Betty were born in Scotland. It was alwalys Nancy's desire to see the home of her parents and finally meet and visit with her relatives. She was fortunate to be able to go several times, saying that each visit was better and more enjoyable than the one before,. On her last visit, she became ill before reaching her destination in Scotland and had to return home early. The beginning effects of emphysema were beginning to take its toll. Nancy and William J. "Bill" Shrout were married in Cumberland on Aug. 9, 1947, and were just shy of their 59th Wedding Anniversary. Left to grieve, but cherish her memory is her loving and devoted husband, Bill. She also leaves behind her brothers-in-law and their wives Donald and Wanda Lee (Loeber) Shrout, of Cumberland and Vernon and Valerie (Cranmer) Shrout, of West Creek, N.J., as well as several nieces and nephews. Toward the end, she was unable to speak, but the last thing she scribbled on a note pad was, "I might not make it, but remember that I love you." Friends will be received at the Scarpelli Funeral Home, P.A., 108 Virginia Ave., Cumberland, (scarpellifh.com) on Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Thursday at 11 a.m. with Father James Kurtz, O.F.M., Cap. officiating. Interment will be in Sunset Memorial Park.
Cumberland Times-News; 19 July 2006
(Courtesy of John Keyes/transcribed by Genie)
Posted October 27, 2012


 
SHROUT, Mrs. Mary Jane
 
Westernport, May 9 - Last rites for Mrs. Mary Jane Shrout, 38, wife of Harrison A. Shrout, 35 Paxton street, Piedmont, W. Va., who died Saturday, were held Tuesday at her home by the Rev. Charles R. Callahan, pastor of the Church of God, Piedmont. Interment was in Philos cemetery here. Pallbearers were Donald and Eugene McKenzie, Louis Biddle, Harry Miller, Vernon Hamilton and James Shrout.
File contributed for use in USGenWeb Archives by: Mary Ellen Chambers; April 13, 2008
Cumberland Evening Times; 9 May 1946
(Courtesy of John Keyes/transcribed by Genie
Posted October 27, 2012




SHROUT, Milford E.

Milford 'Mitch' E. Shrout, 66, of 21 Washington Way, was pronounced dead on arrival at Titusville Hospital at 7:15 p.m. Sunday. He was born Mary 2, 1899, at Oakland, Md., the son of Ellis R. and Ruhama Nair Shrout. He married the former Sadie Seeley on Aug. 27, 1948, at Oakland. He had been employed by Penn-Drake Refinery, and for the past 40 years was also self-employed as a painter and interior decorator. He retired a uear ago. He had been a member of the Free Methodist Church of Titusville. He is survived by his wife; one son, Milford W. Shrout of Corry; one brother, Virgil Shrout of Titusville; four sisters -- Mrs. Edna Roberts of Titusville, RD 2; Mrs. Allie Dillinger of Titusville; Mrs. Jessie Sines of Titusville; Mrs. Rslph (Kathleen) Thomas of Titusville, RD 1. Two grandsons, Barry and Brent Shrout of Corry, and a number of nieces and nephews also survive. Two daughters, two sisters and three brothers died previously. Friends may call at the Gordon B. Garrett Funeral Home from 7 to 9 p.m. today and from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday. The funeral service will be held in the funeral home at 2 p.m. Wednesday with Rev. Robert W. Wallace, pastor of the Wesleyan Methodist Church of Franklin officiating. Interment will be in Nielltown Cemetery.
Titusville Herald, Monday 18 April 1966
(Courtesy of Ellen Copper)
Posted November 3, 2012



SHROUT, Oliver W.

Oliver W. "Bill" Shrout, 72, of Hydetown Road, Titusville, RD 1, died Tuesday abt 9:30 a.m. at Titusville Hospital where he had been a patient for three days. Mr. Shrout was born at Oakland, Md., on Dec. 14, 1892, the son of Ellis R. and Rhuhama Nair Shrout. He married the former Lillie McLucas Dec. 20, 1912, at Oakland. Mr. Shrout was self-employed since 1914 as a painter and interior decorator. He had worked until his recent illness two months ago. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles for over 40 years. Mr. Shrout is survived by his wife and two daughters, Mrs. Kenneth (Mae) Sutley of Guys Mills and Mrs. Mary Houer of Buffalo, N. Y.; four sons, Donald F. Shrout, Paul Shrout, and James E. Shrout of Titusville RD 1, and Harold Shrout of Pleasantville; two brothers Virgil Shrout and Milford Shrout of Titusville; five sisters, Mrs. Jessie Sines, Mrs Allie Dillinger, Mrs. Hazel Roberts, and Mrs. Edna Roberts, all of Titusville, and Mrs. Ralph Thomas of Union City; nine grandchildren; and one great-grandson. One son Oliver, and three brothers died previously. Friends may call at the E. A. Peterson Funeral Home today and Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. The funeral service will be held at the funeral home Friday at 2 p.m with Rev. T. A. Robertson officiating. Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery.
Titusville Herald, Titusville, Pa., Wednesday January 6, 1965, page 5
(Courtesy of Ellen Copper)
Posted November 3, 2012



 
SHROUT, Richard A. Jr.

Honaker, VA. - Richard A. Shrout Jr., 48, of Honaker, formerly of Cumberland, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on March 2, 2009. Richard, known as "Rick" to many, was born Sept. 10, 1960, and lost a short by hard-fought battle with cancer and passed away at Johnston Memorial Hospital in Abington. Rick had many jpassions. He was an avid hunter with great love for the outdoors. He enjoyed boxing,k cooking, and most of all, spending time with his family and friends. Richard was preceded in death by his father, Richard A. Shrout; and his mother, Kathryn E. Cox. Richard leaves behind his special friend and companion, Katie Fields, of Honaker; three brothers, Robert Shrout and wife René, Randall Shrout and wife Pepper and Christopher Shrout and wife Tracey, all of Cumberland; and one sister, Karen Robinson and husband Joe of Michigan. Richard also leaves behind five children and two stepchildren, Mary Ann, Ashley, Shane, Andrea, Kylee, John and Tabitha; and several grandchildren, nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held in his honor on Saturday, March 7, 2009, at Sunset Memorial Gardens on Bedford Road, Cumberland, with the Rev. Jerry Eisenhour officiating. The service time will be at 1 p.m.
Cumberland Times-News; 4 March 2009
(Courtesy of John Keyes/transcribed by Genie)
Posted October 27, 2012


SHROUT, Mrs. Ruhama Nair

Mrs. E. R. Shrout, who came to this city about nineteen months ago, died at 2:30 a.m. Monday at her home on East Bloss street following an illness of about a year. Shortly after the family came to Titusville, a son, Elmer, died of pneumonial fever and since that time Mrs. Shout had failed. During the past six months she had been a great sufferer, but patient at all times. She was a faithful wife and a kind and loving mother, as well as a charitable and obliging neighbor. Besides her husband, Mrs. Shrout is survived by the following children: O. W., Virgil, Milford, Allie V., Nellie R., Hazel, Edna, Catherine and Paul Shrout, all of this city, and Mrs. Jessie Science[sic, Sines] of Tunnelton, W. Va. She also leaves four grandchildren. The funeral will be held privately at the home at 10:30 a.m., the interment to take place in Woodlawn.
Titusville Herald, of Tuesday, June 11, 1918, page 5
(Courtesy of Ellen Copper)
Posted November 3, 2012

 


 

SHROUT, Miss Susie

Miss Susie Shrout, daughter of Taylor Shrout, of Forman, Grant county, W. Va., died Thursday at the Allegany Hospital, Pittsburg, Pa., of brain pneumonia, and her remains were brought to Forman by her father, who reached the hospital just before she expired. Miss Shrout was well known in this city, where she attended school.
The Evening Times, Cumberland, October 9, 1909, page 5
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted July 12, 2009



SHROUT, Virgil H.

Virgil H. Shrout, 69, of 217 E. Spring St, died Saturday at 5:45 p.m. in Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, where he had been a patient for the past week. He was born July 20, 1897 at Oakland, Md., the son of Ellis R. and Ruhama Nair Shrout. He came to Titusville at the age of 17. On Dec. 5, 1937 he married Mary Ender at Erie. Mr. Shrout was well-known in the Titusville area and had been self-employed as a paint contractor for the past 50 years. He was a member of the Eagles Club, the Croatian Federal Union of America, the VFW and the Polish National Alliance. Besides his wife he is survived by three sons -- Richard J. Shrout, Robert Shrout, and Lewis Shrout, all of Titusville; three daughters -- Miss Sally L. Shrout of Amarillo AFB, Tex., Mrs. Edward (Betty Jane) Werling of Townville and Mrs. Donald (Beatrice) Dean of Titusville; four sisters -- Mrs. Jessie Sines and Mrs. Allie Dillinger, borh of Titusville, Mrs. Edna Roberts of Centerville and Mrs. June Thomas of Hudetown; eight grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. A granddaughter, four brothers and two sisters died previously. Friends may call at the Gordon B. Garrett Funeral Home today from 7 to 9 p.m. and from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and attend the funeral service there at 11 s.m. Wednesday with Rev. Earl Staples of the First Baptist church officiating. Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery.
Titusville Herald, Monday 16 January 1967 page 9
(Courtesy of Ellen Copper)
Posted November 3, 2012

SHROYER, Andrew J.
 
Andrew J. Shroyer, 75 year old farmer of near Hyndman, Pa., died Sunday night at his home. He is survived by three sons: Jacob W., Johnstown, Pa., and William E.and John L., both of Hyndman; two daughters, Mrs. Clarence Lowery, McKeesport, Pa. and Mrs. Walter Logsdon, Hyndman; by two brothers, Harmon of Berlin, Pa and Adam of Ellerslie,  and by one sister Mrs. Agnes Custer, Layton, Pa. Funeral services were held at 2 o`clock Wednesday afternoon at Comp's Church near Hyndman with Rev. Mr. Kelly officiating. Interment was made in the church cemetery. 
The Bedford Gazette, October 25, 1929
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
(Posted November 22, 2013) 
 


 
SHROYER, Arthur S. 
 
HYNDMAN - Arthur S. Shroyer of Hyndman RD 1, died suddenly yesterday. He was born on August 10, 1908, in Jerome and was a son of the late Solomon and Rebecca (Emerick) Shroyer. Mr. Shroyer is survived by two brothers, Carl and Leo Shroyer, both of RD 1, Hyndman; four sisters, Mrs. Bessie Shroyer and Mrs. Pauline Kennell, both of RD 1, Hyndman; Mrs. Madeline Warner, Monroeville, and Mrs. Gertrude Botti, Wilmerding. He was a member of Cumberland Aerie 245, Fraternal Order of Eagles. The body is at the Zeigler Funeral Home where friends will be received today from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Tomorrow at 1 p.m. the body will be taken to Comps Church for a service at 2 p.m. Interment will be in the church cemetery.
The Cumberland Evening Times, May 7, 1965
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
(Posted November 22, 2013)


SHROYER, Bernard Ray

Bernard Ray Shroyer, 34, of Buffalo Mills RD 1, died Sunday, July 3, 1977 as a result of an automobile accident. He was born August 30, 1942, in Buffalo Mills RD 1, a son of Margaret (Yutzy) Shroyer with whom he lived, and the late Harry W. Shroyer. Mr. Shroyer was an equipmenl operator for Shawnee State Park, a member of the Hyndman Volunteer Fire Company and a social member of the VFW of Hyndman. Surviving with his mother are one brother and one sister: Harry Lee Shroyer of Hyndman and Anna S. Miller of Buffalo Mills RD 1. Funeral services: Wednesday at 2 p.m. in the Zeigler Funeral Home, Hyndman, with the Rev. Robert W. Hinkle officiating. Burial in the Madley Cemetery.
The Bedford County Inquirer, July 8, 1977
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010




SHROYER, Mrs. Bessie Joan Emerick

HYNDMAN - Mrs. Bessie Joan Shroyer, 68, died Wednesday at Memorial Hospital, Cumberland. She was born February 17, 1897, in Hyndman and was a daughter of the late Lorenzo and Rebecca Emerick. She was a member of the Union Gospel Mission. She is survived by her husband, Walter H. Shroyer; a son, Bruce Shroyer, Hyndman; two brothers, Merle Emerick, Hyndman and Vernon Emerick, Berlin; two half-brothers, Carl Shroyer and Leo Shroyer, both of Hyndman; seven sisters, Mrs. Madeline Warner, Monroeville, Pa.; Mrs. Pauline Kennell, Hyndman; Mrs. Gertrude Botte, Wilmerding, Pa.; Mrs. Blanche Harper, Monroeville; Mrs. Eleanora Baker, Wellersburg; Mrs. Pearl Shroyer, Fairhope, and Mrs. Helen Emerick, Hyndman, and two grandchildren. The body is at the Ziegler Funeral Home, Hyndman, where friends will be received today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Services will be conducted Saturday at 2 p.m. from Comps Church with Rev. Charles Evans officiating, and burial will be in the church cemetery. The body will be taken to the church one hour before the services.
The Cumberland News, July 23, 1965
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 31, 2012



SHROYER, Blaine

Blaine Shroyer, a native of Bedford county, died Friday, July 8, 1955, at his home in Navarre, Ohio. Mr. Shroyer was born at Madley, the son of Mrs. Louise (Kipp) Shroyer and the late H. L. Shroyer. His wife preceded him in death after he moved to Ohio. He is survived by his family in Ohio; his mother; four brothers, Stanley, Madley; John, Hollidaysburg, Rt. 2; Luther, Roaring Spring; Paul, Cumberland; four sisters, Mrs. Ada Bruck and Mrs. Erna Manges, Hyndman; Mrs. Marteene Manges, Flintstone, Rt. 1; Mrs. Erdie Evans, Bedford Road, Cumberland. Families from this area attended the funeral held Monday afternoon at Navarre.
The Daily Bedford Gazette, July 14, 1955
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010


SHROYER, Bruce E. 
 
ELLERSLIE - Bruce E. Shroyer, 82, of Temple Street, Ellerslie, died Friday, April 30, 1993 at Lions Manor Nursing Home, Cumberland. Born February 18, 1911 in Ellerslie, he was the son of the late George I. and Pearl (Lowery) Shroyer. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Mildred Chapman; and two brothers, Robert and John Shroyer. Mr. Shroyer was a retired self-employed painter; he had served with the 9th Air Corps during World War II and was a member of Ellerslie United Methodist Church. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, June C. (Critchfield) Shroyer; three grandchildren, Patricia Boyce, Tyler, Texas; Donna Kennedy and John Chapman, both of Cumberland; three great-grandchildren; one brother, Jude Shroyer, Ellerslie; three sisters, Pauline Bach and Jean George, both of Cumberland; and Ruth Smith, New Kensington, Pa. Friends will be received at the Harvey H. Zeigler Funeral Home, Hyndman, Pa., Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Services will be conducted Sunday at 1 p.m. in the funeral home with the Rev. Roger E. Burtner officiating. Interment will be in Rest Lawn Memorial Park. Graveside military honors will be accorded by the Fort Bedford Honor Guard and the Hyndman V.F.W. Oscar Post 7375. Memorials may be made to the Ellerslie United Methodist Church or the Ellerslie Ambulance Service.
The Cumberland Times-News, May 1, 1993
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
(Posted November 22, 2013)

SHROYER, Bruce Robert

HYNDMAN, Pa. - Bruce Robert Shroyer, 73, of RD 1, died Saturday at his residence. Born here Aug. 25, 1912, he was the son of the late Walter H. Shroyer and Bessie (Emerick) Shroyer. Mr. Shroyer, who attended Bible Gospel Church, was formerly employed at the stone quarry near Frostburg, Md. He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Mabel D. (Logsdon) Shroyer; two daughters, Mrs. Shirley Fichtner, Rockville, Md.; Mrs. Betty Sheirer, here; seven grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Friends will be received at the Harvey Zeigler Funeral Home Sunday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Monday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Services will be conducted at the funeral home Tuesday at 2 p.m. by the Rev. Fay E. Leydig and the Rev. Leslie K. Stallings. Interment will be in Palo Alto Cemetery here.
The Cumberland Evening Times, August 17, 1986
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 24, 2012


SHROYER, Mrs. Carrie E. Bittner 
 
Mrs. Carrie E. Shroyer, 62, Fairhope, died yesterday at Memorial Hospital, shortly after being admitted. Born at Fairhope Township, she was a daughter of the late Joseph E. and Sarah (Troutman) Bittner. She was a member of Fairhope Community Church. Surviving are her husband, Joseph A. Shroyer; two sons, Cedric E. and Kenneth G. Shroyer, Fairhope; two daughters, Mrs. Mabel Shumaker, Baltimore, and Mrs. Phyllis Burkett, Cumberland; three brothers, Solomon and Millard Bittner, Fairhope, and Robert Bittner, address unknown; a sister, Mrs. Jennie Custer, RD 1, Fairhope, and nine grandchildren. The body is at the Zeigler Funeral Home.
The Cumberland News, June 1, 1964
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
(Posted November 22, 2013) 
 

SHROYER, Carl

Carl (Butch) Shroyer, 66, of Hyndman RD 1, died at 3:30 a.m. Sunday, February 4, 1973, in Cumberland Memorial Hospital, where he had been a patient for four days. Born January 14, 1907, in Hyndman, he was a son of the late Solomon and Rebecca (Emerick) Shroyer. He was married April 12, 1928, to the former Alverda Emerick, who survives. Also surviving are these children, Mrs. Doris Emerick, Kenneth, Mrs. Marlene Hosselrode, Fay, Mrs. Alice Troutman, and Gary, all of Hyndman RD 1. Eight grandchildren, and these brothers and sisters: Leo of Hyndman RD 1, Mrs. Madeline Warner, his twin, of Monroeville; Mrs. Pauline Kennell of Hyndman RD 1, and Mrs. Gertrude Botti of Wilmerding, near Pittsburgh, also survive. Mr. Shroyer was a retired construction worker and farmer. He was a member of the Calvary Bible Church, the construction workers labor union in Cumberland and the Laborers International Union of North America. Funeral services: Wednesday, February 7, at 2 p.m., from the Comp's Church, with the Rev. Ken Korns and the Rev. Lewis Emerick officiating. Burial in Comp's Cemetery. Friends will be received in the Zeigler Funeral Home in Hyndman from 7 to 9 p.m. today, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, and in the church Wednesday from l p.m. until the hour of service.
The Bedford Gazette, February 5, 1973
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010
 


SHROYER, Charles 
 
Hyndman, Pa., Aug. 17 - Charles, the 19-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Andy Shroyer, died at the home of his parents, near town, Saturday morning, of typhoid fever. The remains were placed to rest at Comp's cemetery on Monday. 
The Evening Times, Cumberland, MD, August 17, 1909
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
(Posted November 22, 2013)



SHROYER, Charles

Charles "Chaney" Shroyer, 63, Garrett RD 1, died June 9, 1988, in Memorial Hospital, Johnstown, of injuries received in an automobile accident. Born May 16, 1925, in Somerset County, a son of Darlie (Hostetler) Shroyer of Garrett RD 1 and the late Ben Shroyer. Preceded in death by his father and a brother, Daniel. Also survived by two brothers: Harrison of Danville, Pa.; and Leroy of Meyersdale; four sisters: Mrs. Clyde (Ada) Lepley, Boswell; Mrs. George (Anola) Mitchell, Mrs. William (Alice) Purbaugh and Mrs. James (Darlie) Romesberg, all of Garrett RD 1. Friends will be received 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Friday (today) at the Wilbur D. Miller Funeral Home where funeral service will be conducted Saturday at 1:30 p.m. with the Rev. Dwight Yinkey officiating. Interment, Rockwood I.O.O.F. Cemetery.
Daily American, Somerset, June 10, 1988
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010
 


SHROYER, Charles Blair
 
Charles Blair Shroyer of Buffalo Mills RD 1 died December 7, 1967, at the Bedford County Memorial Hospital where he had been a patient for 11 days. He was born April 6, 1900 a son of the late Charles and Annie (Housel) Shroyer. He is survived by his wife, Sadie (Ringler) Shroyer. They were married December 18, 1920. Also surviving is a brother, Harry, of Buffalo Mills RD 1. He was a member of the Independent Bible Church, Hyndman RD 1.
The Bedford Inquirer, December 14, 1967
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted November 16, 2013



SHROYER, Charles Ellsworth

Charles Ellsworth Shroyer, 78, of Ellerslie Road, Ellerslie, Md., died Wednesday, July 10, 2002, at WMHS Sacred Heart Hospital, Cumberland, Md. He was born Nov. 29, 1923, in Ellerslie, a son of the late Melvin Ellsworth and Lillian Irene (Holler) Shroyer. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Vivian E. (Martz) Shroyer, whom he married Dec. 19, 1941, in Ellerslie, Md.; a son, Steven C. Shroyer and wife Susan (Carl), Bedford; a daughter, Sandra K. and husband Charles E. Bush, Chambersburg; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Also surviving are a brother, Gerald Shroyer and wife Marjorie, Hyndman; and two sisters, Elsie V. Shaffer, Hyndman and Almeda V. Korns, Gordonville. Mr. Shroyer had retired as assistant regional supervisors of materials from the B&O and Chessie railroads with 42 years of service. He was a 1942 graduate of Hyndman High School, and a World War II veteran of the Army Air Force who served in the European Theater. He was a member of Oscar Jordan Post 7375 VFW, Hyndman, and a 50-year member of the Hyndman Masonic Lodge. He was a member of Ellerslie United Methodist Church. Memorial service: 11 a.m. Monday at the Ellerslie United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Rebecca J. Vardiman officiating. Internment at Porter Cemetery, Neffsville. Arrangements by Harvey H. Zeigler Funeral Home, Hyndman.
The Bedford County Inquirer, July 19, 2002
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010




SHROYER, Debra A.

HYNDMAN — Debra Ann Shroyer, ten months, died at her home here Friday night. Born May 28, 1966 in Bedford Memorial Hospital, she was a daughter of Kenneth G. Shroyer and Lillian (Leydig) Shroyer. Surviving in addition to her parents, are two brothers and two sisters, Richard, Roger, Alma and Sandy Shroyer, all at home; the maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Guy Leydig, of here and the paternal grandfather, Joseph Shroyer, Fairhope. The body is at the Zeigler Funeral Home. Services will be held today at 2 p.m. in the funeral home with Rev. George Bittner officiating. Interment will be in Hyndman Cemetery.
The Cumberland News, April 10, 1967
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010




SHROYER, Edward F.

Word has been received here of the death of Edward F. Shroyer of Hyndman, R.D. 1, on Jan. 18 at his home at Fossilville. He was born Oct. 24, 1870, in Meyersdale, a son of the late Joseph and Catherine Smith Shroyer. Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Lucinda R. Shroyer; four sons, Walter, W. Leroy, Floyd E. and Danny B. of Hyndman; five daughters, Mrs. Josie Smith of Buffalo Mills, R.D. 1, Mrs. Pauline Ringler of Hyndman, and Mrs. Mae Boyer, Mrs. Katie Bingman and Mrs. Pearl Albright of Hyndman, R.D. 1; 37 grandchildren; 74 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren, and three sisters, Mrs. Frank McFern of Connellsvi!le, Mrs. Anna Sweeney of Garrett, and Mrs. Charles Bonn of Buffalo Mills, R.D. 1. The funeral service was held Monday and interment made in Madley Cemetery at Hyndman.
The Daily Courier, Connellsville, February 1, 1957
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010


SHROYER, Mrs. Fannie Kreitzburg 
 
Mrs. Fannie K. Shroyer, 86, of 107 Polk Street, died yesterday at Sacred Heart Hospital where she had been a patient approximately one month. Born February 16, 1886, in Meyersdale, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Eliza (Albright) Kreitzburg. Her husband, Jacob Shroyer, preceded her in death. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She is survived by two sons, William T. Shroyer and Walter R. Shroyer, both of Cumberland; three grandchildren, whom she reared, Mrs. Billie Bordman, Mrs. Colleen Reynolds, and J. R. Shroyer, all of Cumberland, and two great-grandchildren. The body is at the Zeigler Funeral Home, Hyndman, where friends will be received today from 7 to 9 p.m. and tomorrow from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Services will be conducted Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Fairhope (Pa.) Community Church, of which she was a member, by Rev. Leroy Logsdon, pastor, and Rev. Clewell Miller. Interment will be in the Hyndman Cemetery. 
The Cumberland News, September 1, 1972
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
(Posted November 22, 2013)


 

SHROYER, Gary W.

HYNDMAN, Pa. — Gary W. Shroyer, 62, of Hyndman, Pa., went to be with the Lord Saturday, Sept. 26, 2009, at WMHS-Memorial Campus, Cumberland. Born July 22, 1947, in Cumberland, he was a son of the late Carl T. and Alverda I. (Emerick) Shroyer. He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Shannon Ashley Shroyer, in 1990; brothers, Fay and Kenneth Shroyer; and brothers-in-law, Irvin Hosselrode and Lawson Troutman. He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Beverly (Coberly) Shroyer, whom he married June 28, 1969; a daughter, Bethany Anne Shroyer; sisters, Doris Emerick and husband Chester, of Hyndman; Marlene Hosselrode, of Kennells Mill; and Alice Troutman and special friend George Lewis, of Kennells Mill; sisters-in-law, Darlene Shroyer, of Hyndman, and Alice Shroyer Cummins, of Kennells Mill; a special friend, Dale Willison, of Kennells Mill; and many nieces and nephews. Mr. Shroyer had worked at Kelly-Springfield Tire Company for 20 years and then was the owner of Gary’s Pizza and Diner for 17 years. Gary loved the restaurant, cooking and being around all the people who would stop in to eat. Gary was a graduate of Hyndman High School and a member of the Kennells Mill Sportsman's Club. Friends will be received at the Harvey H. Zeigler Funeral Home, Inc., 169 Clarence St., Hyndman, Pa., on Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Wednesday from 10 to 11 a.m. A funeral service will be conducted in the funeral home on Wednesday at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Fay Leydig and the Rev. Gene Miller, Gary’s uncle, officiating. Burial will follow at Comps Cemetery, Southampton Twp., with Robert Custer, Royce Shroyer, Troy Shroyer, Elroy Shroyer, Alvin Hosselrode, Marvin Hosselrode and Norman Coberly serving as pallbearers.
Cumberland Times-News, September 27, 2009
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010




SHROYER, George Irvin
 
George Irvin Shroyer, 88, of Ellerslie, Md., died August 18, 1978 in Sacred Heart Hospital where he had been a patient 18 days. Born in Hyndman RD 1, April 15, 1889, he was the son of the late William Shroyer and Minnie (Griffith) Shroyer. He was a retired engineer for the Pennsylvania Railroad with 22 years service.  He was a member of Ellerslie United Methodist Church and Pennsylvania Railroad Voluntary Relief Department. Surviving are his widow, Pearl (Lowery) Shroyer; two sons, Bruce E. Shroyer and Irvin J. Shroyer, both of Ellerslie, Md.; three daughters, Mrs. Pauline Bach of Corriganville; Mrs. Ruth Smith of Lower Burrell, Pa.; Mrs. Jean George of Mt. Rainier, Md.; two sisters, Mrs. Mae Logsdon, Hyndman; Mrs. Arvilla Madden, Ellerslie, Md.; 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Friends were received at the Zeigler Funeral Home, Hyndman, where services were conducted Monday at 11 a.m. in the funeral home. Interment, Porter Cemetery.
The Republic, August 24, 1978
Posted April 25, 2010



SHROYER, Gerald L. 
 
Gerald L. Shroyer, 75, of Hyndman Road, Hyndman, died Wednesday, June 6, 2007, at Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, W.V. Born January 16, 1932, in Ellerslie, Md., he was a son of the late Melvin E. and Lillian I. (Holler) Shroyer. He was also preceded in death by Marjorie A. (McCoy) Shroyer, his wife of nearly 64 years, in 2005, and a brother, Charles E. Shroyer. He is survived by three sons: James L. "Jim" Shroyer and wife, Janet; Jack L. Shroyer and wife, Dcbra; and Richard L. "Dick" Shroyer and wife, Janet, all of Hyndman; eight grandchildren; Joey Miller and husband, Bill; Josh Shroyer and wife, Carrie; Ben Shroyer and wife, Tonya; Tony and Andrew Shroyer; Juli McCoy and husband, Jason; Becky Shroyer and fiance, Shawn Printy and Beth Elliott and husband, Jeremy; seven great-grandchildren; two sisters, Almeda V. Korns of Lancaster and Elsie V. Shaffer of Hyndman; many nieces and nephews and a special friend, Suzanne Windemuth of Cumberland, who remained by his side throughout his illness. Mr. Shroyer owned and operated Shroyer Plumbing and Heating. He founded the business in 1975 and retired in 1996. Prior to that he had worked at PPG as a pipe fitter. He was a member of the Cooks Mill United Methodist Church. Friends will be received at the Harvey H. Zeigler Funeral Home, 169 Clarence Street, Hyndman on Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A funeral service will be conducted at the funeral home on Monday 11 a.m. with Rev. David Klink officiating. Burial will follow at Cooks Mill Cemetery, Hyndman. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Rosenbaum Family House, PO Box 8228, Morgantown, WV 26506.
The Bedford Gazette, June 8, 2007
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
(Posted November 22, 2013) 


SHROYER, Harry W.

Harry W. Shroyer, 87, of Kennells Mills Road, Hyndman, died Friday, Oct. 29, 1999, at Windber Medical Center, Windber. He was born on May 12, 1912, in Comps Corner, a son of the late Melvin Ellsworth and Effie (Clites) Shroyer. He was married to Pearl (Shroyer) Shroyer, who preceded him in death. Mr. Shroyer is survived by a daughter, Betty Crislip, of Stoystown. He was also preceded in death by a son, Merle Shroyer, and a stepson, James Barker. He is also survived by two brothers: Charles E. Shroyer, of Ellerslie, Md.; and Gerald L. Shroyer, of Hyndman; and two sisters: Elsie Shaffer, also of Hyndman; and Almeda Korns, of Lancaster. Mr. Shroyer was a laborer for the B&O Railroad for more than 40 years. He was a charter member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie 265, to which he belonged for 60 years. Funeral services: 5 p.m. today at the Harvey H. Zeigler Funeral Home in Hyndman, with the Rev. William Hicks officiating. Burial in Comps Cemetery. Friends will be received from 4 to 5 p.m. today at the funeral home.
The Bedford Gazette, October 30, 1999
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010
 


SHROYER, Jacob Walter 
 
Jacob Walter Shroyer, 81, of 107 Polk Street, died this morning in Memorial Hospital. Born at Hyndman, he was a son of the late Andrew and Ellen J. (Beal) Shroyer. His wife, Mrs. Fannie (Kreitzburg) Shroyer, preceded him in death. Mr. Shroyer was a member of Hyndman Evangelical Untied Brethren Church, the Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen and Engineers, and the JOUAM of Johnstown, Pa. Surviving are two sons, William T. and Walter R. Shroyer, both of this city; a brother, John L. Shroyer, Hyndman; a sister, Mrs. Elizabeth E. Logsdon, Hyndman; three grandchildren whom he raised, Mrs. Billie S. Boardman, Jacob R. Shroyer and Colleen F. Shroyer, and two great-grandchildren. The body is at the Zeigler Funeral Home, Hyndman.
The Cumberland Evening Times, May 8, 1964
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
(Posted November 22, 2013)


SHROYER, John D.

John D. Shroyer, 63, of Akron, Ohio, formerly of Ellerslie, Md., died Friday, Oct. 1, 1993, at St. Thomas Hospital in Akron. He was born July 27, 1930, a son of the late George W. and Goldie S. (Lowery) Shroyer. He is survived by his wife, Helen C. (Neuwirth) Shroyer; one stepdaughter, Barbara L. Bivens and her husband Edwin, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio; two step-grandchildren, Bonnie Madigan and Robert Campbell; and six step-great- grandchildren. Also surviving are two brothers, Noah E. Shroyer, LaVale, Md., and Gerald E. Shroyer, Jacksonville, N.C.; two sisters, Marjorie W. Handschumaker, Cumberland, Md., and Betty J. Beal, Ellerslie, Md.; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters. Mr. Shroyer was employed as an automation tender at the Walton Hills Division of Ford Motor Co. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean Conflict and a member of United Auto Workers Local 420. Funeral services: Tuesday, Oct. 5, at 2 p.m. in the Harvey H. Zeigler Funeral Home, Hyndman, with the Rev. Rebecca J. Vardiman officiating. Burial in the Porter Cemetery near Ellerslie. Friends will be received at the funeral home on Tuesday from noon to 2 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the Ronald McDonald House.
The Bedford Gazette, October 4, 1993
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010

SHROYER, Pvt. John F. 
 
Private John F. Shroyer, 23, Ellerslie, was killed in action at Bougainville on March 14, according to a telegram received by Mrs. Shroyer from the War Department. Pvt. Shroyer, a son of Mr. and Mrs. G. I. Shroyer of Ellerslie, was a graduate of Allegany High School, class of 1939, and was employed in the acetate laboratory of the Celanese plant before he entered the army medical corps April 22, 1943. Following training at Ft. George G. Meade and Camp Grant, Illinois. Pvt. Shroyer began overseas service September 9, 1943. His outfit took part in the New Caledonia campaign before being sent to Bougainville. Besides his widow and his parents, he is survived by three brothers, Pvt. Bruce E. Shroyer, stationed in England with an army air corps repair squadron; Pfc. G. Irvin Shroyer, stationed in New Guinea with an air corps ordnance unit; and Robert Shroyer, Ellerslie; three sisters, Mrs. Lawrence Williams, 31 Virginia avenue, this city; Mrs. Leroy Smith, New Kensington, Pa.; and Miss Jean Shroyer, Ellerslie, a student at Allegany High School.
The Cumberland Evening Times, April 20, 1944
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
(Posted November 22, 2013) 


SHROYER, Pvt John F.

The bodies of six area war dead, including four Allegany countians, will arrive this week in San Francisco aboard the United States Army transport Lt(?) George W. G. Boyce from Manila. The dead and their next-of-kin are:
Pfc. David E. Bean, Sarah Bean, 517 Maryland Avenue; Pfc. Kenneth W. Crowe, William W. Crowe, Detmold Street, Lonaconing; Pfc Robert T. Meeks, Oscar D. Meeks, 35 Weber Street; Pvt. John F. Shroyer, George L. Shroyer, Ellerslie; Pvt. Warren E. Sams, Asa S. Sams, Mann's Choice, Pa., and Pfc Eugene G. Coleman, Harry P. Coleman, RFD 4, Berlin, Pa.  They are among the 4549 veterans aboard the transport. Sixty-four are Marylanders.
Cumberland Evening Times; 2 June 1948
~Genie
Posted April 20, 2013


SHROYER, Joseph Adam

HYNDMAN Pa. - Joseph Adam Shroyer, 78, of Fairhope, died yesterday at his residence. Born in Williams, Pa., Nov. 11, 1898, he was a son of the late Silas Shroyer and Martha (Emerick) Shroyer. His wife, Cary K. (Bittner) Shroyer, preceded him in death. Mr. Shroyer was a retired B&O trackman and was a member of Aerie 245 FO Eagles, Cumberland, and AFL-CIO Trackman's Brotherhood. Surviving are two sons, Cedric J. Shroyer, Fairhope; Kenneth G. Shroyer, here; two daughters, Mrs. Mabel V. Shoemaker, Rising Sun, Md.; Mrs. Phyllis M. Roger, Cumberland; a sister, Mrs. Clara Burley, Ellerslie; l3 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Friends will be received at the Zeigler Funeral Home today from 7 to 9 p.m. and tomorrow from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Services will he conducted in the funeral home Tuesday at 2 p.m. The Rev. Leroy Logsdon will officiate and interment will be in Lybarger Cemetery. The Eagles will conduct a service in the funeral home tomorrow at 7:30 p.m.
The Cumberland Sunday Times, August 14, 1977
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010


SHROYER, Mrs. Josephine Elizabeth Faulkner 
 
Mrs. Josephine Elizabeth Shroyer, 69, of 445 Race Street, died yesterday at Memorial Hospital following a lingering illness. A native of Ellerslie, she was born February 26, 1900, a daughter of the late Levi and Ida (Miller) Faulkner. Mrs. Shroyer was a member of the Trinity United Methodist Church and the Royal Neighbors of America. Survivors include her husband, Joseph Paul Shroyer Sr., two daughters, Mrs. Guy Shaffer, Hyndman, and Mrs. Ada Wallace, Gardena, Calif.; three sons, Raymond Shroyer, Silver Spring; Allen Shroyer, Gardena, and Joseph Shroyer Jr., Camas, Washington; a brother, D. A. Faulkner, Cresaptown; 15 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. The body is at the Zeigler Funeral Home, Hyndman, where the family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Services will be conducted there Friday at 2 p. m. by Rev. Warren W. Watts, pastor of Trinity Methodist Church. Interment will be in the Lybarger Cemetery near Buffalo Mills, Pa.
The Cumberland News, January 21, 1970
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
(Posted November 22, 2013)
 


SHROYER, Mrs. Lavina 
 
Mrs. Lavina Shroyer, 68, wife of Adam Shroyer, died early today at her home, Comp's Church, Pa. Mrs. Shroyer is survived by four sons, Daniel, Harmon, Norman and Nathaniel Shroyer; by four daughters, Mrs. Alice Kennell, Mrs. Effie Custer, Mrs. Samuel Miller and Miss Pearl Shroyer. One sister, Mrs. Thomas Devore, also survives. Funeral services will be held on Thursday at 2 p. m. from Comp's Church.
The Cumberland Evening Times, July 21, 1931
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
(Posted November 22, 2013)

SHROYER, Leo Walter
 
"Definitely murdered." That was the report from Allegany County State's Attorney Lawrence V. Kelly last night after receiving results of an autopsy on Leo Walter Shroyer, 61, Ellerslie, whose rope-bound body was discovered Friday about 11 p.m. in the garage of his home. Mr. Kelly declined at that time, however, to release details of the autopsy or reveal how the man died. Mr. Shroyer had been dead "only a matter of hours," Mr. Kelly added. "The autopsy indicates he was murdered — it was definitely murder," he continued. Maryland State Police received an anonymous call about 6 p.m. Friday concerning a body in the house at Ellerslie, and Pfc. J. R. Lashbaugh was dispatched to the scene and found the victim tied up in the garage of the one-story brick structure. The garage is attached to the building. Police said scratches were found on the body. . . It has been reported that Mr. Shroyer was seen early Friday. It was also reported by sources he was known to carry large sums of cash on his person. Mr. Shroyer was a pipefitter at the Bolt and Gage Shops of the B&O Railroad. Police discovered a previous address of RD 1 Hyndman, but said his residence is Ellerslie. The house where the body was found is just north of Corriganville in the area of the Culligan water conditioning building off Ellerslie Road. . . Mr. Shroyer was born in Fairhope Township, Somerset County, Pa. and was a son of the late Solomon and Hannah Rebecca (Emerick) Shroyer. Surviving are a son, Robert Shroyer, RD 1, Hyndman; three sisters, Mrs. Pauline Kennell, RD 1, Hyndman; Mrs. Gertrude Botti, Wilmerding, Pa., and Mrs. Madeline Warner, Monroeville, Pa. Friends will be received at the Zeigler Funeral Home, Hyndman.
The Cumberland Sunday Times, October 24, 1976
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
(Posted November 22, 2013)



SHROYER, Miss Lois M.

Lois M. Shroyer, 83, formerly of Somerset, Boswell and Jerome, died Nov. 23, 2008, at Meadow View Nursing Center, Berlin. Born Aug. 28, 1925, in Jerome, daughter of Samuel and Henrietta (Norris) Shroyer. Preceded in death by parents; 10 brothers and four sisters, including special sister, Alice Rogers, with whom Lois made her home for many years. Survived by numerous nieces and nephews, including special niece, Dona Lee Shreffler, Somerset. Life member of Jerome Church of the Nazarene. Viewing will be held from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Hoffman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 227 Allegheny St., Boswell, where service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday. The Rev. Nathan P. Zipfel officiating. Interment, Salisbury Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Jerome Church of the Nazarene, P.O. Box 351, Jerome, PA 15937.
Somerset Daily American, Sunday, November 23, 2008
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010

 


SHROYER, Mrs. Lucinda Rella nee Shroyer

Mrs. Lucinda Rella Shroyer, formerly of Hyndman, died June 1, 1960, at her residence at Buffalo Mills Rt. 1. She was born Nov. 6, 1874 in Hyndman, the daughter of the late Daniel and Catherine (Miller) Shroyer. Her husband Edward Shroyer preceded her in death. Mrs. Shroyer is survived by these children: Mrs. Mae Boyer, Mrs. Katie Bingman, Mrs. Paulina Ringler, Mrs. Pearl Albright, Roy Shroyer, Annie Shroyer and Floyd Shroyer, all of Hyndman; Walter Shroyer and Mrs. Josie Smith, of Buffalo Mills Rt. 1. In addition she is survived by 37 grandchildren, 99 great-grandchildren and 21 great-great-grandchildren. She was a member of the Pentecostal Assembly of God Church. Funeral services wil be held Sunday at 2 p.m. in the Lybarger Lutheran Church with the Rev. George Bittner officiating. Interment in the Lybarger Cemetery. Friends may call at the Zeigler Funeral Home.
The Bedford Gazette, June 3, 1960
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010



SHROYER, Mrs. Martha Emerick

Mrs. Martha E. Shroyer, 73, widow of Silas Shroyer, a native of Somerset county, Pa., died yesterday at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Clara Shroyer, Fairhope, Pa. She is survived by her father, Lafayette Emerick of Indiana, who was 99 years old last month; two other daughters, Mrs. Fred L. Hurt, Bedford Road, and Mrs. Henry Smith, Fairhope; a son, Joseph, of Fairhope; a sister, Mrs. William Shaffer, Connellsville; and two brothers, Russell Emerick, Wellersburg, and Frank Emerick, Madley. The body is at Hafer's Funeral home.
The Cumberland Sunday Times, July 20, 1941
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)

 


SHROYER, Melvin Ellsworth

HYNDMAN — Melvin Ellsworth Shroyer, 73, died yesterday at his home, Hyndman RD 1. Born in Hyndman, RD 1, he was a son of the late William Henry and Minnie (Griffith) Shroyer. He was a member of Wills Creek Methodist Church. A veteran of World War I, he was an honorary member of Oscar Jordan Post 7375, VFW. Surviving are his widow, Lillian Irene (Holler) Shroyer; four children, Mrs. Elsie V. Shaffer, Mrs. Almeda V. Korns, and Gerald L. Shroyer, all of RD 1, and Charles E. Shroyer, Ellerslie; a brother, George Shroyer, Ellerslie; two sisters, Mrs. Mary Logsdon, RD 1, and Mrs. Arvilla Madden, Ellerslie; 11 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services tomorrow; interment Porter Cemetery.
The Cumberland Evening Times, April 17, 1967
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010
 

SHROYER, Moses Edward 
 
Moses Edward Shroyer, 85, died yesterday at his home in Ellerslie following an extended illness. Born near Hyndman, Pa., he was a son of the late Moses and Mary (Logsdon) Shroyer. Twice married, he was preceded in death by both wives, Mrs. June (Emerick) Shroyer and Mrs. Katie (Lowery) Shroyer. A member of St. Mark's Evangelical United Brethren Church at Ellerslie, Mr. Shroyer had retired some time ago after working as a street car motorman in Akron. Surviving are three sons, George Shroyer, Ellerslie, and John E. and Roy J. Shroyer, both of Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio; a daughter. Miss Mary J. Shroyer, Meyersdale, Pa., 16 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren. The body is at the Ziegler Funeral Home, Hyndman, where services will be conducted Friday at 2 p. m. by Rev. Charles Raley. Interment will be in Cooks Mill (Pa.) Cemetery.
Cumberland Evening Times, September 28, 1955
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
(Posted November 22, 2013)


SHROYER, Mrs. Nellie I. Beals

HYNDMAN - Mrs. Nellie I. Shroyer, 69, wife of James Shroyer, RD 1, Hyndman, died yesterday in Memorial Hospital. A native of here, she was a daughter of the late Elwood and Elizabeth (Logsdon) Beals. She is also survived by a brother, Troy A. Beals, RD 1, Hyndman. She was a member of the Pentecostal Church here. Friends will be received at the Zeigler Funeral Home from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Services will be conducted Thursday at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Indernaugth Shiwpal officiating. Interment will be in Hyndman Cemetery.
The Cumberland News, November 30, 1977
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)

 

SHROYER, Norman 
 
Norman Shroyer died at his Hyndman Rt.1 home March 25, 1955. He was born July 10, 1889 at Comps. The son of the late Adam and Lavina Clites Shroyer. He [was the husband of] Stella Emerick, whom he married December 22, 1919. Other survivors include four sisters, Mrs. Alice Kennell, Mrs. Nora Miller, Mrs. Effie Kooster [sic: Custer], and Mrs. Pearl Shroyer,  all of Hyndman. He was a member of Palo Alto E.U.B. Church. Funeral services Monday, March 28, 2:30 p.m. at Comps Church, Rev. Charles Raley and Rev. Charles Evans officiating, with interment in Comps Cemetery under direction of Zeigler Funeral service, Hyndman. 
Bedford Gazette, March 26, 1955
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
(Posted November 22, 2013)


SHROYER, Robert Wilson

A service for Robert Wilson Shroyer, 58, of Ellerslie, who was fatally injured Thursday when a .22 caliber revolver with which he was target shooting discharged and struck him in the chest, will be conducted tomorrow at 2 p.m. at the Zeigler Funeral Home in Hyndman. Rev. Milton W. Benny Jr. will officiate and burial will follow in the Hyndman Cemetery. Mr. Shroyer was near the residence of his nephew in Fairhope Township, Pa., shooting with a new type revolver with a lock which controlled the safety device on the weapon. After shooting a number of rounds, persons near the site said Mr. Shroyer had difficulty working the safety when the revolver discharged. Somerset County Coroner Robert Halverson indicated a preliminary investigation found that the death was accidental. The coroner said, however, that the investigation would continue. Born November 7, 1912, in Ellerslie, Mr. Shroyer was a son of George Irvin and Pearl (Lowery) Shroyer. He was employed by the Cumberland Steel Company and was a member of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers. Besides his parents, surviving are his widow, Mary (Shaffer) Shroyer; two daughters, Miss Glenna J. Shroyer and Mrs. Freeman Deist, both at home; two brothers, Bruce E. Shroyer and Irwin J. Shroyer, both of here, and three sisters, Mrs. Pauline Bach, Corriganville; Mrs. Leroy Smith, New Kennsington, Pa.; and Mrs. William George, Mt. Ranier, Md. Friends will be received at the Zeigler Funeral Home today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
The Cumberland News, April 2, 1971
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010



SHROYER, Roy

Roy Shroyer, 67, of Fairhope, Pa., died at 4 a.m. Thursday morning, August 1, 1974, at his home. He was born May 19, 1907, in Fairhope, a son of the late Jacob and Rose (Clites) Shroyer. He is survived by his wife, the former Pearl Emerick, whom he married in 1927; a daughter, Mrs. Jeannine Cummins, Fairhope; and Tech. Sgt. Blaine Leroy Shroyer, with the USAF at Gettysburg, Pa. Four brothers, Ira and Harvey, both of Fairhope; James, Fairhope, R.D. 1; Robert, Baltimore, Maryland; eight sisters, Mrs. Lillian Klavuhn, Cumberland; Mrs. Ruth Shumaker, Fairhope; Mrs. Nellie Close and Mrs. Rosella Davey, both of Ellerslie, Maryland; Mrs. Goldie Emerick, Hyndman. R.D. 1: Mrs. Edna Helmstetter, Cumberland, R.D. 1; Mrs. Fairy Starkey, Akron, Ohio; and Mrs. Mattie Riall, Salisbury, Maryland, also survive, along with six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Mr. Shroyer was a retired employee of the Pennsylvania Department of Highways. Funeral services: Saturday, August 3, at 2 p.m. in the Zeigler Funeral Home in Hyndman, with the Rev. Leroy Logsdon, officiating. Burial in Comps Cemetery, Hyndman, R.D. 1.
The Bedford County Inquirer, August 9, 1974
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted August 28 , 2010

SHROYER, Sally A. (infant)
 
CUMBERLAND, Md., May 4 — One of the three girls born early Wednesday to Mr. and Mrs. Roy E. Shroyer died tonight in Memorial Hospital. The hospital reported the other two girls remained in incubators and seem to be all right. The triplets, first born here in 18 years, were the first children for the Hyndman, Pa., couple. They were too tiny to be weighed at birth, but appeared to scale about two pounds each. The first birth occurred at Memorial Hospital at 3:27 a.m.  The second came along nine minutes later, and the third followed the second in another nine minutes.
The Bedford Gazette, May 5, 1955
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
(Posted November 22, 2013)

SHROYER, Sarah M. (infant)
 
Cumberland, Md., May 6 - A second of the triplet daughters born Wednesday to Mr. and Mrs. Roy E. Shroyer, R.D. 1, Hyndman, Pa., died today at Memorial Hospital. The babies, first for the couple, were two months, premature. The remaining girl, Susan Arlene, was reported doing fairly well. Services are to be held at Hyndman tomorrow for the two that died. 
The Bedford Gazette, May 7, 1955
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
(Posted November 22, 2013)



SHROYER, Shannon A.

Shannon A. Shroyer, 8-month-old daughter of Gary W. and Beverly J. (Coberly) Shroyer of Hyndman RD 1, died Wednesday, Dec. 5, 1990, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, W.Va. She was born March 21, 1990, at Ruby Memorial Hospital. In addition to her parents, she is survived by her maternal grandparents, George and Lela Keim of Salisbury; paternal grandmother, Mrs. Alverda Shroyer of Hyndman RD 1, and a great-grandmother, Mrs. Edna Norman of Stumptown, W.Va.; and several aunts and uncles. Funeral services: Saturday, Dec. 8, at 11 a.m. in the Harvey H. Zeigler Funeral Home, Hyndman, with Pastor Roger O. Huffman officiating. Burial in Comp's Cemetery. Visitation at the funeral home Friday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
The Bedford Gazette, December 7, 1990
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010



SHROYER, Silas

Silas Shroyer, 68, prominent farmer of Fairhope, died Friday morning at his home. He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Martha Shroyer, and the following children: Elmer, Fairhope; Mrs. Cora Diehl, Colver; Mrs. Mamie Hurt, Cumberland, Maryland; Joseph, Fairhope; Raymond, Coal Junction, and Mrs. Nettie Smith and Mrs. Clara Emerick, both of Fairhope. Funeral services were conducted at 10 o'clock Sunday morning at the Shroyer residence by the Rev. T. W. Evans of Hyndman. Interment was made in the Madley cemetery, near Hyndman.
The Bedford Gazette, June 5, 1931
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 4, 2010



 

SHROYER, Solomon

Solomon Shroyer, 67, of Hyndman died on October 28 at the Cumberland Memorial Hospital. He was born on July 31, 1883, the son of Nathaniel and Ellen (Shaffer) Shroyer and was married to Rebecca Emerick who preceded him in death. Surviving are the following children: Carl, Arthur and Leo, all of Hyndman Rt. 1, Mrs. Pauline Kennell of Hyndman, Mrs. Madeline Warner of Turtle Creek, and Mrs. Gertrure Botti of Wilmerding. Also surviving are three brothers, Walter of Hyndman Rt.1, Harvey of Latrobe and Andrew of Erie and four sisters, Mrs. Rebecca Kiser of Elmira, N. Y., Mrs. Rachel Gaumer of Hyndman, Mrs. Clara Rice and Mrs. Cora Swope, both of Cairnbrook.
The Bedford Gazette, November 1, 1950
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010



 

SHROYER, Stanley W.

Stanley W. Shroyer, 89, of Buffalo Mills RD 1, died Thursday, May 31, 1990, at Memorial Hospital of Bedford County. He was born Oct. 5, 1900, in Londonderry Township at Madley, a son of the late Harry L. and Louisa C. (Kipp) Shroyer. Surviving is his wife, the former Edna E. Holsopple. They had been married for 63 years. Also surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Guinevere S. Pick of Hyndman and Mrs. Jacquetta Miller of Buffalo Mills RD 1; six grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren, along with three sisters: Mrs. L. Erna Manges of Hyndman; Mrs. A. Marteene Manges, Flintstone, Md.; and Mrs. Erdie P. Smith, Cumberland, Md. He was preceded in death by four brothers and a sister. Mr. Shroyer retired with 20 years of service as a conductor with the Western Maryland Railroad and was a farmer and lumberman. He was a member of the Christ Lutheran Church of Madley. He also was a member of Hyndman Lodge No. 589 F&AM and a former member of the Hyndman School Board. Funeral services: Sunday, June 3, at 3 p.m. at the Christ Lutheran Church, with Pastor Larry E. McCullough and the Rev. Fay E. Leydig officiating. Burial in Lybarger Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation Sunday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Harvey H. Zeigler Funeral Home, Hyndman, and for one hour prior to service at the church. Masonic services will be conducted at the funeral home Saturday at 8 p.m. Memorials may be sent to the Christ Lutheran Church or a charity of choice.
The Bedford Gazette, June 2, 1990
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010





SHROYER, Mrs. Stella Jane Emerick

HYNDMAN —Mrs. Stella Jane Shroyer, 71, RD 1, a retired school teacher, died last night in Memorial Hospital, Cumberland, where she had been admitted Wednesday. She was born October 15, 1889, at RD 1, Fairhope, the daughter of the late John and Emma (Martz) Emerick. Her husband, Norman Shroyer, preceded her in death. She is survived by a brother, Ira Emerick, Wellersburg, and a sister, Mrs. Ruth Shaffer, Hyndman. Mrs. Shroyer was a member of Hyndman Evangelical United Brethren Church. Services will be conducted Monday at 2 p.m. by Rev. Charles Raley, pastor of the Hyndman EUB Church. Interment will be in Comps Cemetery.
The Cumberland Evening Times, September 1, 1961
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)

SHROYER, Mrs. Stella Jane Emerick

Mrs. Stella Jane Shroyer, 71, of Hyndman, R. D. 1, a native of Fairhope, R. D. I, died in Cumberland, Md. at Memorial Hospital. She was born Oct. 15, 1889, a daughter of the late John and Emma Martz Emerick. Surviving are a brother, Ira Emerick of Wellersburg and a sister, Mrs. Ruth Shaffer of Hyndman.
The Daily Courier, Connellsville, September 6, 1961
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)



SHROYER, Walter

HYNDMAN — "Bud" Walter Shroyer, 68, of RD Buffalo Mills, died Wednesday at Memorial Hospital, Cumberland. Born in RD 1, Hyndman, he was a son of the late Edward and Lucinda (Shroyer) Shroyer. His wife, Amanda Elizabeth (Waugerman) Shroyer, died in 1945. Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Faye Herline, RD 1, Mann's Choice, and Mrs. Dorothy Smith, RD 1, Buffalo Mills; one brother, Daniel Shroyer, RD Hyndman; two sisters, Mrs. Mae Boyer, RD 1, Hyndman, and Mrs. Pauline Ringler, Hyndman, nine grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. Friends will be received today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p m. at the Ziegler Funeral Home. Services will be conducted there tomorrow at 2 p. m. by Rev. James F. Hodges. Interment will be in Madley Cemetery.
The Cumberland News, March 26, 1976
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010
 



SHROYER, Walter Henry

HYNDMAN - Walter Henry Shroyer, 81, RD 1, died Monday at Sacred Heart Hospital, Cumberland. A native of Fairhope Township, Pa., he was a son of the late Nathaniel and Ellen (Shaffer) Shroyer. His wife, Bessie (Emerick) Shroyer, preceded him in death. Mr. Shroyer was a retired farmer. Surviving are one son, Bruce Shroyer, RD 1, Hyndman; two sisters, Mrs. Clara Rice, Cairnbrook, Pa.; Mrs. Cora Swope, RD 1, Boswell, Pa.; two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. The body is at the Zeigler Funeral Home here, where friends will be received today. Services will be conducted tomorrow at 2 p.m. at Comps Church by Rev. Len L. Korns. Interment will be in Comps Cemetery. The body will be taken to the church at 1 p.m. tomorrow.
The Cumberland News, October 4, 1972
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)

Posted September 11, 2010



SHROYER, Walter R.

Walter R. Shroyer, 86, of Cumberland, Md., formerly of Hyndman, died Sunday, Dec. 8, 1996, at Memorial Hospital, Cumberland. He was born Jan. 9, 1910, in Hyndman, a son of the late Jacob W. and Fannie (Kreitzburg) Shroyer. He is survived by a nephew, J. R. Shroyer of Hyndman. He was preceded in death by his brother, William T. Shroyer and two nieces, Colleen Harper and Billie Boardman. Mr. Shroyer was retired from the B & 0 Railroad in Cumberland. Funeral services: 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Harvey H. Zeigler Funeral Home, Hyndman, with the Rev. Leroy Logsdon officiating. Burial in Hyndman Cemetery. Friends will be received 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
The Bedford Gazette, December 9, 1996
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010



S
HROYER, William

William Shroyer, 67 years old, died Saturday at his home at Gravel Pit, near Hyndman. Born in Somerset county July 9, 1873, he was a son of the late Joseph and Catherine Smith Shroyer. Surviving are these brothers and sisters: Edward of Hyndman, Dennis o£ Buffalo Mills, Mrs. Bertha McFerran of Connellsville and Mrs. Anna Sweeney of Garrett. The funeral service was held this morning at the Gravel Pit Evangelical Church. Interment was in Madley Cemetery in Bedford County.
The Daily Courier, Connellsville, October 1, 1940
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010
 



SHROYER, William Henry

Hyndman, Pa. Nov. 19 — William Henry Shroyer, 73, a retired farmer of Bedford county, died last night at Ellerslie, Md. He was a native of Bedford county and a son of the late Mose and Mary (Logsdon) Shroyer. He was a member of the Evangelical church, Ellerslie. Surviving are his wife; Mrs. Minnie (Griffith) Shroyer; two sons, George I. Shroyer, Ellerslie, and Melvin E. Shroyer, Hyndman; two daughters, Mrs. Mary R. Logsdon, Hyndman, and Mrs. Arvella Madden, Ellerslie, and one brother, Edward Shroyer, Akron, Ohio.
The Cumberland Evening Times, November 19, 1940
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010
 



SHROYER, William Leroy

William Leroy (Roy) Shroyer, 65, of Hyndman, died Saturday, February 14, 1976, in Sacred Heart Hospital in Cumberland, where he had been admitted the day before. He was born August 5, 1910, in Hyndman, a son of Edward and Lucinda Shroyer. He was married to the former Ruby Thomas who preceded him in death. Surviving is a son, Harry, of Hyndman; a daughter, Mrs. Shirley Leydig, of Hyndman; two brothers, Walter, of R.D. 1, Buffalo Mills; and James, of R.D. 1, Hyndman; two sisters, Mrs. Mae Boyer, of R.D. 1, Hyndman; and Mrs. Pauline Ringler, of Hyndman; and seven grandchildren. Mr. Shroyer was a retired employee of the Cumberland Cement and Supply Company in Cumberland. He was a member of the Pentecostal Church in Hyndman, and a member of the Oscar Jordan Post 7375 VFW in Hyndman. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, February 17, in the Zeigler Funeral Home in Hyndman, with Rev. James Hodges, officiating, with burial in the Lybarger Cemetery.
The Bedford Gazette, February 18, 1976
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010
 



SHUBERT, Mrs. Anna Mae Harden

Mrs. Anna Mae Shubert, Route 4, Hagerstown, wife of William H. Shubert, Sr., died suddenly at the Washington County Hospital Tuesday night at 10:30, aged 65 years. Born in Hyndman, she was the daughter of the late Samuel and Sarah (Miller) Harden. She had resided in the Hagerstown area for the past 42 years and was a member of the Calvary Brethren Church and the Ladies Bible Class. Besides her husband, she is survived by daughters, Mrs. Mildred Sprecher and Miss Betty Shubert; sons, William H., Jr., John D., and Robert S., all of Hagerstown; sister, Mrs. Hazel Wagner; brothers, Harry Harden and Edward Harden, all of Cumberland; and twelve grandchildren. A number of nieces and nephews also survive. Friends may call at the Norment Funeral Home from 1 p.m. Thursday until 11 a. m. Friday. Funeral services will be held at Calvary Brethren Church, corner Bryan Place and Avon Road, Friday at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Jack K. Peters officiating. Interment in Rest Haven Cemetery. The body will lie in state at the church from noon on Friday until the time of service.
The Morning Herald, Hagerstown, October 8, 1959
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso & Phyllis Rosley)
Posted February 26, 2011

 


SHUBERT, William Henry

William Henry Shubert Sr., 84, of Rt. 4, Hagerstown, died Monday morning at the Veterans Center in Martinsburg, W. Va. Born in Washington County, he was the son of John M. and Ann E. Shubert. He was a veteran of World War I serving in the U.S. Army. He was a recipient of the Purple Heart. He was also a retired butcher and grocer. He was preceded in death by his wife, Anna M. Harden Shubert. He is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Mildred E. Sprecher and Mrs. Betty E. Slayman, both of Hagerstown; two sons, John D. Shubert, Sr., and Robert S. Shubert, both of Hagerstown; one sister, Mrs. Mary E. Mullendore, Pueblo, Colo.; 12 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Services will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at the Rest Haven Funeral Chapel. The Rev. Ernest Thompson will officiate. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday evening from 7 to 9 p.m.
The Daily Mail, Hagerstown, July 20, 1976
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010


SHUCK, Mrs. Barbara Ellen Siegner
 
MEYERSDALE – Mrs. Barbara Ellen Shuck, 83, wife of U. Hillary Shuck, died Sunday at her home, RD e, Meyersdale. She had been in ill health for three years. Born in Meyersdale, she was a daughter of the late Andrew and Anna C. Werner Siegner. Mrs. Shuck was a member of the Meyersdale Brethren Church. Surviving besides her husband, are four children, Mrs. Earl Miller, RD 3, Meyersdale; Mrs. Daniel Gray, of here, and Misses Gertrude and Leila Shuck, both at home; a brother, Adam Siegner, Hyndman; two sisters, Mrs. Martha McIver, Sanford, N. C., and Mrs. Ida Dietle, RD 2, Meyersdale; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. The body is at the Price Funeral Home where services will be conducted tomorrow at 2:30 p.m. by Rev. William H. Snell. Burial will be in Union Cemetery.
The Cumberland Evening Times, December 27, 1960
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted November 2, 2013

 

SHUCK, Daniel

On Tuesday the 7th ult., in Bedford, Pa., Mr. Daniel Shuck, aged 58 years, 10 months and 16 days.
Cumberland Alleganian; Saturday 8 November 1845
~Genie
Posted September 1, 2011





SHUCK, Harry George
 
MEYERSDALE - Harry George Shuck, 52, died suddenly Thursday at Meyersdale Community Hospital. Born here, he was a son of the late George and Alice (Burley) Shuck. Surviving are his widow, Frances (Durst) Shuck; three sons, Carl, here; Paul and Ira Shuck Jr., at home; two daughters, Georgia Shuck, at home; a sister, Mrs. Patricia Beal, Garrett; a brother, Ira Shuck, RD l; three sisters, Mrs. Rachel Kemp, Wellington, Va.; Mrs. Alice Atchison, Rockwood, and Mrs. Shirley Livengood, RD 1, and two grandchildren. The body is at the Leckemby Funeral Home, where friends will be received after 7 p.m. today. A service will be conducted there tomorrow at 3:30 p.m., with Rev. Herbert Knox officiating. Interment will be in Springs Cemetery.
The Cumberland News, April 1, 1977
[information is slightly confused in the obituary - Patricia is a daughter, and the son Ira should be Harry George, Jr.; Ira is a brother.]
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 10, 2012


 

SHUCK, Rev. Karl C.

Rev. Karl C. Shuck, 82, of Wellersburg, died Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2002 at Beverly Healthcare, Meyersdale. He was born, March 19, 1917, in Larimer Twp., a son of the late Milton and Mary Etta (Christner) Shuck. He is survived by his wife, the former Thelma Leona Sturtz, and two daughters: Sheila Bard, of Warfordsburg, Pa., and Diane, wife of Roger Smearman; of Wellersburg. Four grandchildren: Dariel Pelton, Scott Bard, Holly Smearman, and Kara Smearman, and two great-grandsons: Ethan Christner Pelton, and Dayton Andrew Pelton also survive along with two sisters: Ada Briskey and PaulineNider, both of Meyersdale. He was preceded in death by three sisters: Wauneta Boyce, Bernice Housel and Margaret Petenbrink. Mr. Shuck was a veteran of the U.S. Army during World War II, retired from Delta Mining as a weighmaster, and was a retired minister of the Bedford-Fulton County Christian Conference. Funeral services: Saturday, September 28, at 2 p.m. at the Price Funeral Home, Meyersdale, with Rev. William Davis officiating. Burial in Cooks Cemetery, Wellersburg. Friends will be received at the funeral home on Friday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m.
The Bedford Gazette, September 26, 2002
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 18, 2010
 


SHUCK, Leonard H.
 
CUMBERLAND — Leonard H. “Lenny” Shuck, 63, of Cumberland, passed away Thursday, June 14, 2007, at Western Maryland Health System, Memorial campus. Born Oct. 30, 1943, in Monroe, N.C., he was the son of Dalton Shuck, of Meyersdale, Pa. and the late Cora (Smith) Shuck. He was also preceded in death by two nephews, Nathan Shuck and Eric Landis. A United States Army veteran, he served in the Vietnam War. He received a medal for good conduct, national defense service medal and was an expert with rifles. He was a retired truck driver and restaurant owner. Lenny was an avid hunter and gardener. He volunteered many hours every winter driving nurses and other staff to and from work to Sacred Heart, now called the Braddock Campus. He drove the van to the VA hospital for several years. Lenny was very active in crime watch for south end, and then Mexico Farms, until his health would not permit him to do so. He was known to his CB buddies as Stumpjumper. Surviving in addition to his father, are his wife of 22 years, Loretta (Bonnie) K. Shuck; four sons, Paul Shuck and wife Tracy, of Cumberland, Kenneth Norris II and wife Elisabeth, of Paw Paw, W.Va., TJ Norris and partner Michelle Folk, of Short Gap W.Va. and Richard Shuck and Lisa Arnold; three daughters, Linda McDonald and husband Daniel, of Cumberland, Kimberly Flanagan and husband David, of Cumberland, and Dottie Gindlesperger and husband Greg, of Berlin; two brothers, Bob Shuck and wife Gloria, of Meyersdale, Dick Shuck and wife Ellen, of Meyersdale; six sisters, Mary Louise Count and husband Bill, of Mississippi, Elisabeth Rosenberger and husband Robert, of Meyersdale, Betty Rosenberger and husband Jim, of Garrett, Linda Baker and husband Wayne, of Baker, Pa., Vivian Smith and husband Walt, of Meyersdale, and Michelle Holt and husband David, of Pennsylvania; thirteen grandchildren, Dan McDonald, Kevin McDonald, Zachary Shuck, Ethan Shuck, Kenny Norris III, Jordon Norris, Kendra Norris, Madison Norris, Cassie Gindlesperger, Casey Gindlesperger, Dylan Norris, Derek Flanagan, and Logan Shuck; three great-grandchildren, Veronica Dove, Madison McDonald, and Kristan Norris, one expected great-grandchild; and twenty-six nieces and nephews. Friends will be received at the Scarpelli Funeral Home, P.A., 108 Virginia Ave., Cumberland, on Sunday from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Committal services will be conducted at the Maryland State Veterans Cemetery on Monday at 1 p.m. with Chaplain Charles Griffith officiating. Military honors will be accorded by the Combined Veterans Honor Guard.
Cumberland Times-News, June 16, 2007
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted January 31, 2014


SHUCK, Mrs. Mary Ann
 
On Wednesday the 25th ult., after a protracted illness, Mrs. Mary Ann Shuck, wife of Mr. William Shuck, in hope of a blissful immortality, aged 28 years.
Friday, 6 March 1846; Cumberland Alleganian
~Genie
Posted September 1, 2011 

SHUCK, Mrs. Mary E.
 
Mrs. Mary E. Shuck, 72 years of age, widow of Jacob H. Shuck, died suddenly early Sunday morning at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Carrie Harvey, Oak View, Westernport. She is survived by four other children: Robert W. Shuck, Frostburg; Mrs. Austin Thompson, Cumberland; John C. Shuck, Westernport, and Joseph E. Shuck, Eckhart. The funeral will take place at 9 o'clock tomorrow morning from St. Peter's Catholic Church, Westernport, with interment in St. Patrick's Cemetery. Cumberland.
Cumberland Evening Times, March 16, 1925
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 7, 2013


SHUCK, Mrs. Mary Etta Christner

MEYERSDALE - Mrs. Mary Etta Shuck, 78, of RD 4, died Thursday at her home. Born in Meyersdale, RD 3, she was a daughter of the late Calvin and Sara (Dietle) Christner. She was a member of St. John's United Methodist Church. Surviving are her husband, Milton Shuck; a son, Rev. Karl Shuck, RD 1, Hyndman; five daughters, Mrs. Eugene Housel, Mrs. Clifton Petenbrink, Wellersburg; Mrs. Cecil Boyce, RD, Mrs. James Briskey and Mrs. Michael Neder, RD 3; two brothers Walter Christner, RD, and Miles Christner, Johnsown; 19 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. The body is at the Price Funeral Home where friends will be received after 7 p. m. today. A service will be conducted here Monday at 2 p. m. Rev. Raymond Mankamyer and Rev. Lloyd Trout will officiate. Inerment will be in Temple Cemetery.
The Cumberland News, April 22, 1972
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)



SHUCK, Paul Gary
 
A Meyersdale, Pa., man was killed early Thursday when his car hit a tree headon. Paul Gary Shuck, 23, was pronounced dead at the scene by Somerset County Coroner Wilbur E. Miller. State Police said Shuck was traveling northbound on the Garrett Shortcut (legislative route 55031) when he lost control of the car and it hit a tree on the east berm. The accident occurred in Brother's Valley Township at 5:45 a.m. Berlin ambulance and rescue squad responded. Born in Meyersdale April 17, 1963, Mr. Shuck was the son of Frances (Durst) Shuck, RD 1, Meyersdale, and the late Harry George Shuck. Mr. Shuck was employed by the Somerset Country Club and served as assistant scoutmaster of Meyersdale Boy Scout Troop 142. Also surviving are his widow, Theresa (Housel) Shuck; two brothers, Carl Shuck, Meyersdale. and Harry G. Shuck Jr., RD 3, Meyersdale, and two sisters, Mrs. Patricia Wilt and Georgia Shuck, both of RD 1, Meyersdale. Friends will be received in the Leckemby Funeral Home, Meyersdale Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Services will be conducted there Saturday at 2 p.m. by the Rev. Raymond Bittner. Interment will be Reform Cemetery.
The Cumberland Evening Times, February 27, 1987
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 10, 2012
 



 

SHUCK, Thelma Leona Sturtz

Thelma Leona Shuck, 81, of Wellersburg, died Saturday, Feb. 21, 2004, at Meyersdale Medical Center. She was born Aug. 13, 1922 in Wellersburg, a daughter of the late Lloyd and Mammie (Gaumer) Sturtz. She was preceded in death by her husband, the Rev. Karl C. Shuck. Surviving are two daughters, Sheila Bard of Warfordsburg; Diane, wife of Roger Smearman of Wellersburg; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; a brother, Lloyd Sturtz Jr., of Pittsburgh, and two sisters, Gladys Witte, of Wellersburg and Madeline Kirby of Cumberland, Md. Funeral services: Wednesday, Feb. 25, at 2 p.m. at the Price Funeral Home in Meyersdale with the Rev. Lee Griggs officiating. Burial in Cooks Cemetery, Wellersburg. Friends will be received at the funeral home on Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m.
The Bedford Gazette, February 24, 2004
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted October 16, 2010
 




SHUCK, U. Hillary
 
MEYERSDALE — U. Hillary Shuck, 84, of RD 3, died yesterday at Meyersdale Community Hospital. Born in Bedford County, he was a son of the late William U. and Rachel (May) Shuck. His wife, Barbara (Siegner) Shuck, died in 1960. He is survived by four daughters, Mrs. Velma Miller, Hackettstown, N. J.; Mrs. Ida Gray, here; Miss Gertrude and Miss Leila Shuck, RD 3; three brothers, Asa and Milton Shuck, RD 4, and Charles Shuck, Gray; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. The body is at the Price Funeral Home where friends will be received after 3:30 p. m. today. A service will be conducted there Sunday at 2 p. m. Rev. William Snell will officiate and interment will be in Union Cemetery. 
The Cumberland News, September 15, 1967
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted November 2, 2013

 

 

SHUCKHART, Annie Dawson

Frostburg, Md., Feb. 28 - The funeral of Mrs. Annie, wife of Mr. Jos. Shuckhart, whose death occurred at her home in Eckhart Mines Sunday morning, took place Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the residence of Rev. Arthur B. Thompson, of the First M. E. church of this place, assisted by Rev. W. D. Barry, pastor of the Eckhart church, who preached and conducted the burial services. The interment was in the Methodist cemetery at Eckhart. The deceased was born in 1871 at this place where she spent her life except the short while she has resided in Eckhart since her marriage a few years ago.
[Annie's maiden name was Dawson.]
The Evening Times, page 2, February 28, 1906
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)



 

SHUCKHART, Charles, Jr.

The death of Charles Shuckhart, 82, occurred at his home in Pasadena, California, Monday afternoon at 4:30 following an illness of one week. He Is the father of harles Shuckhart, local business man of this city. Besides the son residing in Elyria, he leaves another son William, of Crestline, Ohio, two grandchildren, Mrs. Theodore Seward and Paul Shuckhart, of Elyria, and a sister Miss Kate Shuckhart, of Pennsborough, West Virginia. The deceased was born in Frostburg, Maryland, January 19, 1850, and has spent the past twenty-five years in California. The remains are being shipped to Elyria and announcement of funeral arrangements will be made later. Burial will be made in Newark, Ohio.
The Chronicle Telegram, Elyria, Ohio, June 7, 1932
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 18, 2011

SHUCKHART, Charles, Jr.

Private funeral services for the late Charles Shuckhart, Sr., will be held from the home of his son, Charles Shuckhart, Jr., 318 Seventh street, Monday morning at 9:00. Rev. E. B. Redhead will officiate and burial will be made in Newark, Ohio, Monday at 2:00 p. m. The body will arrive in Elyria Sunday afternoon at 2:00 from Pasadena, California, where he died, and friends may call at the Shuckhart home on Seventh street, Sunday evening. Surviving are two sons, Charles of Elyria. and William of Crestline, four grandchildren and a sister, Miss Kate Shuckhart, of Pennsborough, West Virginia.
The Chronicle Telegram, Elyria, Ohio, June 10, 1932
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 18, 2011



SHUCKHART, Mrs. Cora E. Williams

FROSTBURG — Mrs. Cora E. Shuckhart, of 2822 Southwest Fifth Street, Boynton Beach, Fla., formerly of here, died there February 2. A native of here, she was a daughter of the late Ely and Louise (Hansel) Williams. Her husband, Gurney A. Shuckhart, a former mayor of Frostburg, preceded her in death. Mrs. Shuckhart was a graduate of Frostburg Normal and a former teacher at Beall Elementary School. Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Mary Louise Bricker, Guynedd Valley, Pa.; Mrs. Ruth Green, Boynton Beach, with whom she resided; a sister, Mrs. J. Louis Sluss, here, and four grandchildren. Services and interment were conducted in Florida.
The Cumberland Sunday Times, March 2, 1975
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
 Posted July 27, 2011
 



 SHUCKHART, Mrs. Ellen Porter

Frostburg, Md., April 23 - Mrs. Ellen Shuckhart, aged 61 years, wife of John Shuckhart, Borden, died Sunday morning following complications of diseases and a severe heart attack. Miss Florence Shuckhart, aged 36 years, a daughter, was buried one week ago Sunday, making two deaths in the family in ten days. Mrs. Shuckhart was formerly Miss Ellen Porter and is a native of Allegany county, having lived here all her life. She was a member of the First Methodist Episcopal Church. Besides her husband, four daughters, Mrs. Allen Jenkins, Mrs. Thomas Shea, Mrs. Harvey Nelson, and Miss Annie Shuckhart, and one son, Frank Shuckhart, survive. The funeral will be conducted at the home in Borden, Rev. Daniel L. Ennis, pastor of the First M. E. Church, officiating, Tuesday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock. Burial will be in Allegany cemetery.
The Cumberland Evening Times, April 23, 1923
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 18, 2011



 

SHUCKHART, Miss Florence

Frostburg, Md., Apr. 14 - Miss Florence Shuckhart, aged 36 years, Borden, an invalid practically all her life, died yesterday morning following an illness of pneumonia. Besides her parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Shuckhart, four sisters and one brother survive: Mrs. Allen Jenkins, Mrs. Thomas Shea, Mrs. Harvey Nelson, this place, and Miss Annie Shuckhart and Frank Shuckhart, at home. Miss Shuckhart was a member of the First Methodist Episcopal Church. The funeral services will be conducted from the home Sunday afternoon at 1:30 o'clock, Rev. Daniel Ennis, pastor of the First M. E. Church, officiating.
The Cumberland Evening Times, April 14, 1923
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 18, 2011



SHUCKHART, Frank B.

Frostburg - Frank B. Shuckhart, 78, died yesterday at Sylvan Retreat, Cumberland, where he had been a patient since 1958. Born at Borden Mines, he was the son of the late John and Ellen (Porter) Shuckhart. Surviving are two sisters, Mrs. Emma Lessiter, Bradenton, Fla., and Mrs. Margaret Lewis, Barberton, Ohio. The body is at the Hafer-Sowers Funeral Home.
The Cumberland News, May 4, 1971
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted January 21, 2012



 

SHUCKHART, George W.

George W. Shuckhart died at his home at Borden Mine at 12 o'clock on Tuesday at the age of 77 years. He is survived by four sons and four daughters, John, Frank, Joseph and George, Annie, Jennie, Nettie, and Mary, all married. He was a coal miner for many years. The funeral took place from the residence at Borden Mine this afternoon at two o'clock, Rev. D. H. Martin, D.D., pastor of First M. E. Church, officiating. Interment in Allegany cemetery.
The Evening Times, Cumberland, October 3, 1912
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 18, 2011



 

SHUCKHART, Henry

Mr. Henry Shuckhart, who died at his horne on Water street, Frostburg, last night, was the father of Mrs. J. E. Harrison, Virginia avenue. Mrs. Harrison has the sympathy of the many South Cumberland friends of the family.
The Evening Times, Cumberland, October 17, 1907
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010



 

SHUCKHART, J. Ernest

Mr. J. Ernest Shuckhart, a former resident of Frostburg, died at his home in Toledo, Ohio, Monday at 2 p.m. His remains will arrive here Thursday and be taken to the home of Misses Elizabeth and Carrie Haberlein, sisters of Mrs. Shuckhart. The funeral will take place Friday at the house at 2:30 p.m.
The Evening Times, Cumberland, November 19, 1908
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010




SHUCKHART, John H.
 
Frostburg, May 20 - John H. Shuckhart, 84, a retired coal miner, died this morning at his home at Borden Mines after a long illness. Four daughters and a son survive: Mrs. Allen C. Jenkins, Frostburg; Mrs. Margaret Lewis, Borden Mines; Mrs. Harvey Nelson, Barberton, Ohio; and Miss Ann Shuckhart and Frank Shuckhart, at home. Two brothers also survive, Frank and George, Erie, Pa. Mr. Shuckhart was a member of the First M. E. Church here.
The Cumberland Evening Times, May 20, 1939
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010



 

SHUCKHART, Joseph

Joseph Shuckhart, aged 68, died at Miners' Hospital Wednesday evening at 5:30 p.m. following an operation. Mr. Shuckhart has been in ill health for two years. He was a coal miner until injured in a mine accident and had been disabled ever since. He is survived by one son, Joseph Shuckhart, Corriganville, and one sister, Mrs. John Lancaster, Cumberland, and two brothers, Frank, California, and George, Virginia.
The Cumberland Evening Times, January 12, 1933
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 18, 2011



 

SHUCKHART, Miss Linnie

Frostburg, Md., March 12 — The funeral of Miss Linnie Shuckhart, aged 36, who died in Cumberland, Thursday, will be held from the home of her sister, Mrs. Harvey Nelson, 149 Wood street, Sunday afternoon. Rev. J. C. Nicholson, pastor of the M. E. Church, will officiate. Interment will be in Allegany cemetery. Miss Shuckhart had been ill for 11 weeks and was taken to Allegany hospital, Wednesday, for treatment. She is survived by her father, John Shuckhart, Borden, Frank Shuckhart, brother and Mrs. Harvey Nelson, Mrs. Allen Jenkins, Mrs. Thomas Shea and Miss Anna Shuckhart, sisters, all of this place. She was a member of the First M. E. church.
The Cumberland Evening Times, March 12, 1927
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 13, 2011



 

SHUCKHART, Mrs. Mary Warner

Frostburg, Md., July 7 — Miss(sic) Mary Shuckhart, aged 75(sic numbers reversed, should be 57), wife or Joseph Shuckhart, died at the family home, Borden Mines, yesterday afternoon. She had been ill since Sunday. Besides her husband, she is survived by sons and daughters in Somerset, Pa.
The Cumberland Evening Times, July 7, 1932
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 13, 2011

 



 

SHUCKHART, Mrs. Mary C. Geis

Frostburg, Md., Feb. 18 - The funeral of Mrs. Mary C. Shuckhart, aged 84 years, 42 North Water street, who died at her home Saturday night from bronchitis and heart trouble, will be held Tuesday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock from the residence. Burial will be in Allegany Cemetery. Mrs. Shuckhart was the widow of Henry Shuckhart, who died in 1907 and for many years was the mine foreman at the Savage Mountain Fire Brick Company. She was born in Garrett county. Mr. and Mrs. Shuckhart were married in Frostburg and had lived in the present homestead since the close of the Civil War. Surviving are two sons, Harry Shuckhart, with whom she lived for many years past, and Councilman Gurney Shuckhart, both of this city, and two daughters, Mrs. Lillian Dann, Elkins, W. Va., and Mrs. J. E. Harrison, Cumberland, Md. Two brothers, John Geis, this city, and William Geis, Accident, Md., also survive.
The Cumberland Evening Times, February 18, 1929
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted July 19, 2009



 

SHUEY, Dr. W. A.

Dr. W. A. Shuey, 77 years old, died at his home in Piedmont at 7 o'clock Saturday morning. He had been ill for about 18 months, but only been confined to his bed for three days. Dr. Shuey served in the Confederate Army. He was a graduate of the University of Virginia and had practiced medicine in Piedmont since 1870. He is survived by his wife and son, Olin, and a daughter, Nina.
Mineral Daily News, May 23, 1913
(Courtesy of Patti McDonald)
Posted September 11, 2010

 



 

SHULL, Claude

Claude Shull, aged 26 years, died Sun morning about seven o'clock, at the home of his father, Dr J W Shull, at this place. The deceased has been in bad health of more than a year with that dreaded disease, consumption
KEYSER TRIBUNE, JUNE 14, 1907
(Courtesy of Patti McDonald)
Posted July 19, 2010

 



 

SHULTZ, Cyrus

Meyersdale, Pa., Sept. 28 - Cyrus Shultz, 73 years old, a resident of Meyersdale, was found dead in his home, the Roxy Theater apartments, Thursday morning. He was the son of Daniel and Christina (Krisinger) Shultz, pioneer residents of Meyersdale. He is survived by the following children: Mrs. Lawrence Rayman, Frostburg, Md.; Mrs. Alverda Custer, Somerset; Mrs. Gerald Donahue, Friedens; and Miss Nora Shultz, at home; Harry Shultz, Ebensburg; Clarence and Leroy Shultz, Friedens. His wife preceded him in death in 1933. The funeral service was held yesterday afternoon in the Main Street Brethren Church of which he was a member. His pastor, Rev. O. A. Lorenz, officiated.
The Cumberland Evening Times, September 28, 1937
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010

 



 

SHULTZ, Jon J.

Jon J. Shultz, 79, Meyersdale, died March 18, 2007, in Johnstown. Born Feb. 12, 1928, in Meyersdale. A son of the late Elmer and Irene (Austin) Shultz. Also preceded in death by his brother, Elmer A. Shultz. Survived by his wife, Madeline (Klosterman) Shultz; and two daughters, Karen S., wife of John Mosholder, Meyersdale; and Jan K., wife of Danny Firl, Meyersdale; three grandchildren, Jill Marker, Steven Firl and Kelsey Mosholder; and three great-grandchildren, Madeline, Samuel and Eric Marker. Jon owned and operated Jon's Repairs along Glade City Road, Meyersdale, since 1969. A member of the Amity United Church of Christ Meyersdale. Friends will be received 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the Price Funeral Home Meyersdale, where a service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday. The Rev. James H. Smelley officiating. Interment Reformed Cemetery Meyersdale. Arrangements by the William Rowe Price Funeral Home Inc., Meyersdale.
Monday, March 19, 2007 - Somerset Daily American
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted June 27, 2009



 

SHULTZ, Levi

SOMERSET, Feb. 24 — Levi Shultz, 78, widely known farmer, died Friday at his home at Berkley's Mill, Summit township, of apoplexy, with which he was stricken Monday. A native of Somerset county, he was born October 9, 1859, a son of Daniel and Christiana Crissinger Shultz. His wife, Mrs. Anna Catherine Altmiller Shultz, died three years ago. He is survived by these children: Russsell A. of Hays Mill, John H. of Meyersdale, Mrs. Addison Fogle and Mrs. George Fritz of Garrett R. D., Mrs. John Leslie of Meyersdale, Mrs. Lawrence Hansrote at home, and Mrs. Edward Fogle of Garrett R. D. There are 10 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and a brother, Cyrus, of Meyersdale.
The Daily Courier, Connellsville, February 24, 1937
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010



 

SHULTZ, Mrs. Mary Ann Blubaugh

MEYERSDALE — Mrs. Mary Ann Blubaugh Shultz, 82, died at her home at Meyersdale. The widow of William H. Shultz, she leaves four sons, two daughters, 16 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, two sisters and two brothers, Ralph Blubaugh of Connellsville and Jacob Blubaugh of Confluence. October 23, 1956, The Daily Courier, Connellsville, Pennsylvania
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)


 

SHUMAKE, Mrs. Isabella Short [also see SHOEMAKE]

Frostburg, Md., July 24 — Mrs. Isabella Shumake[sic, Shoemake], aged 28 years, wife of George Shumake[sic], Allegany, died at the Miners Hospital at 6 o'clock Sunday evening from blood poisoning following child birth last Tuesday. Besides her husband, five children survive. They are: Edgar, Elmer, Leonard, Harry and May. Two brothers, John Short and William Short; two sisters, Grace and Mary Short, and her mother, Mrs. Nancy Short, also survive. The funeral will take place from her home at 2 o'clock tomorrow, with burial in Squire Jack's cemetery, near Mt. Savage.
The Cumberland Evening Times, July 24, 1922
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 31, 2012


 

SHUMAKER, Charles E.

Charles E. Shumaker, 35 years old, a well-known resident of Connellsville, died this afternoon about 12:15 o'clock in Dr. Resley's private hospital, Uniontown, where he had been a patient for three weeks and where he underwent three operations for appendicitis. The deceased was born in Somerset county, a son of P. D. Shumaker, deceased, and Mrs. Susan Shumaker. He had resided in Connellsville for about I8 years, and at one time lived in California state. Up until his late illness he conducted the Willard Battery Service station in First street, West Side. Mr. Shumaker was a member of the Connellsville lodge of Elks and of the Maccabees. His widow, who before her marriage was Miss Beulah Trump, his mother, and the following brothers and sisters survive: Mrs. Hilda Beatty, Smithfield; Mrs. Amy Smith, Somerset; Irvin and George Shumaker, both of Connellsville, and DaIton Shumaker of Braddock. Funeral Director Charles C. Mitchell took charge of the body.
The Daily Courier, Connellsville, February 9, 1920
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010



 

SHUMAKER, Charles L.

MEYERSDALE, Aug. 7 - Charles L. Shumaker, 68, died Wednesday night at his home in Keystone street. He was born May 29, 1876, the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Shumaker. Surviving are his widow, Mrs. June Landis Shumaker and six children; Mrs. George Eleannor, Mrs. L. H. Chilton and Mrs. Ray Brown of Reading, Merle with the Navy in Annapolis, Md., and W. H. and Daniel of Akron, Ohio. He was a brother of Harry Shumaker of Elkins, W. Va., Edward of Flint, Mich., and Mrs. Estella Walberg of Frostburg, Md.
Monday, August 7, 1944, The Daily Courier, Connellsville
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010



SHUMAKER, Miss Clara Elsie

Hyndman, Pa., Jan. 1 - Miss Clara Elsie Shumaker, 58, Cook's Mill, died today. She was a native of Wellersburg and a daughter of Mrs. Elizabeth (Lepley) and the late Samuel E. Shumaker. Surviving besides her mother are two brothers, Harvey, Philadelphia, and Ross, Raleigh, N. C. She was a member of the Reformed Church. The body will remain at the Zeigler funeral home until the funeral time Monday.
The Cumberland Sunday Times, January 2, 1944
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted May 12, 2012



 

SHUMAKER, Edward Lee

Edward Lee Shumaker, 79, formerly of Ellerslle, died Monday at the home of his son, George Shumaker, Shinnston, W. Va. He left Ellerslie 13 years ago. Surviving are four other sons, Clarence E. Shumaker, Meyersdale; Robert L. Shumaker and James Shumaker, both of Fairmont, W. Va.; and a sister, Mrs. Mary Lepley, near Cumberland. Funeral services will be held tomorrow at the home of his son with burial in Masonic Cemetery, Shinnton.
The Cumberland Evening Times, November 27, 1940
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010



SHUMAKER, Mrs. Elizabeth Lepley

HYNDMAN. Pa., Feb. 24 — Mrs. Elizabeth Lepley Shumaker, 91, widow of Samuel Shumaker and a former resident of Cook's Mills, Pa., died yesterday in Philadelphia. Mrs. Shumaker was born August 4, 1855, in Wellersburg, Pa., but lived in Cook's Mills until about three years ago. She was a member of the Wellersburg Reformed Church. Surviving are two sons, Harvey Shumaker, Philadelphia, and Ross Shumaker, Raleigh, N. C.; a brother, Samuel Lepley, Wellersburg, and a sister, Mrs. William Kennell, Gladdens, Pa. The body will arrive here late tonight. A funeral service will be held tomorrow at 2 p. m. in the Zeigler Funeral Home by Rev. John Bucher, pastor of Hyndman Reformed Church. Burial will be in Cook's Mills Cemetery.
The Cumberland Evening Times, February 24, 1947
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted October 8, 2011




SHUMAKER, Ellsworth

FAIRHOPE, Pa. - Ellsworth F. Shumaker, 71, died Friday night at his home. Born in Fairhope, he:was a son of the late James and Rebecca (Perdew) Shumaker. He was a retired brakeman for the B&O Railroad, a member of Fairhope Community Church, a 40-year member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles and a member of the Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen. Surviving are his widow, Ruth (Shroyer) Shumaker; one son, Francis J. Shumaker, Rising Sun, Md.; five daughters, Mrs. Mary Jane Winebrenner, Baltimore; Mrs. Helen Baker, Fairhope; Mrs. Shirley Cummins, Baltimore; Mrs. Sylvia Jean Kennell, Fairhope, Mrs. Ethel Mae Isiminger, LaVale, Md.; 23 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Services will be conducted in Fairhope Community Church today at 2 p.m. with Rev. Leroy Logsdon officiating. Interment will be in Comps Cemetery. The body will be taken to the church at l p.m.
The Cumberland News, June 20, 1977
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted May 12, 2012



SHUMAKER, Mrs. Elmira Miller

Meyersdale, Pa., Dec. 5 — Rites for Mrs. Elmira Shumaker, 84, widow of Edward Shumaker, were, held Saturday afternoon in the Church of the Brethren, the Rev. DeWit Miller, pastor, officiating. Interment was in Union Cemetery. She was a daughter of Jeremiah and Louise (Patton) Miller, and was born in Garrett county, Maryland, April 21, 1860. Survivors include three daughters, Mrs. Louise Sutton, Meyersdale; Mrs. Lakin Friend, Indian Head; and Mrs. Kenneth Brubaker, Hooversville; 14 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren; a brother, William H. Miller, Canton, Ohio, and two sisters, Mrs. Harriet Folk, Salisbury, and Mrs. Isabel Geisbert, Johnstown. Following the death of her husband many years ago, Mrs. Shumaker resided at 522 Salisbury street.
The Cumberland Evening Times, December 5, 1944
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted May 12, 2012


 

SHUMAKER, Mrs. Emma Tressler

MEYERSDALE — Mrs. Emma Tressler Shumaker, 72, died at her home here. She leaves six children, 12 grandchildren and two brothers.
January 24, 1957, The Daily Courier, Connellsville
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted December 5, 2010

 



 

SHUMAKER, Franklin P.

FROSTBURG - Franklin P. Shumaker, 84, of Frostburg, died Sunday, June 8, 2008, at the WMHS Memorial Campus. Born April 9, 1924, in Boynton, Pa., he was the son of the late Harrison W. Shumaker and Nellie (Dishong) Shumaker. Franklin was also preceded in death by his wife, Bernadette C. "Bernie" (Weimer) Shumaker; one brother, John C. Shumaker; and one sister, Kay Sines. Mr. Shumaker was a retired produce manager with A & P. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. Franklin was a member and usher of Saint Michael Church, member and former Warden of the Knights of Columbus 1442, and member of Farrady Post 24 American Legion, all of Frostburg. His passion and hobby was woodworking. In retirement, he and his wife Bernie enjoyed camping. Franklin never met a stranger. Mr. Shumaker is survived by one daughter, Susie Bucchino, of Frostburg, and children Matthew and Sarah; three sons, Stephen Shumaker and wife Sheri, of Fort Ashby, W.Va., and children Bryan, David and wife Erin, Kristin and husband Casey Hean, Justin, Joshua, Elizabeth and Madison, Gary Shumaker and wife JoAnn, of Frostburg, and children Amy and husband Jeff, and Aaron, and James Shumaker and wife Kimberly, of Belcamp, and children Ryan, Emily and Kevin; three great-grandsons, Tyler, Kyle and Noah; one brother, Ronald K. Shumaker, of Meyersdale, Pa.; special friend, Dottie Kerns, of Frostburg; and numerous nieces and nephews. Friends will be received at the Durst Funeral Home, P.A., 57 Frost Ave., Frostburg, on Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at Saint Michael's Catholic Church, Frostburg, on Wednesday at 10 a.m. with Father Ty Hullinger as celebrant. Interment will be in the Maryland Veteran's Cemetery, Flintstone. Pallbearers will be his grandsons, Bryan Shumaker, David Shumaker, Ryan Shumaker, Kevin Shumaker, Aaron Shumaker, Tyler Shumaker, Josh Shumaker and Justin Shumaker. Memorial contributions may be made to the Knights of Columbus 1442, 11 E. Main St., Frostburg, MD 21532.
Cumberland Times-News, June 10, 2008
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010



 

SHUMAKER, George H.

George H. Shumaker, of 431 West Washington Street, Medina, Ohio, died at 8:30 A.M. Tuesday at Medina Community Hospital. He lived for many years at 418 South Eighth Street, before going to Medina in July to make his home with his son-in-law and daughter, Lloyd and Leona Naragon. He was born August 16, 1880, in Somerset County, a son of Peter and Susan Martz Shumaker, and spent most of his life in Connellsville. He was a retired employee of the West Penn Railway System and was a member of King Solomon Lodge # 346, F. and A. M., and Greenwood Methodist church. Surviving in addition to Mrs. Naragon are his widow, Mrs. Malora E. Shumaker, to whom he had been married for more than 50 years; another daughter, Mrs. Joseph (Hazel) Perna of Blairsville; two grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, and two sisters, Mrs. Amy Smith, of Somerset, and Mrs. Hilda Beatty of Uniontown. He was preceded in death by a son Homer in 1955. The body will be at the Brooks Funeral Home after 7 P. M. today. The funeral service will be held there on Friday at 11 A. M., with the Reverend Ralph Arnold officiating. Interment will be in Green Ridge Memorial Park. King Solomon's Lodge will conduct a ritual at 8:30 P. M. on Thursday evening at the funeral home.
The Daily Courier, Connellsville, December 22, 1965
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010



 

SHUMAKER, Mrs. Grace Hall

Mrs. Grace Shumaker, 83, of 208 South Tenth St., died at 2:55 a.m. today in Connellsville State General Hospital, where she had been a patient since July 16. Born January 9, 1888, in Normalville, the daughter of the late Marshall and Ellen Tedrow Hall, she had lived in Connellsville since 1906. A member of the Otterbein United Methodist Church, she also belonged to the Retired People's Fellowship. Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. John W. (Helen) McGuire, of Pacifica, California, and Mrs. George (Claribelle) Porter, with whom she resided; six grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, and one brother, Harold Hall, of Uniontown. She was predeceased by her husband, Irvin A., July 27, 1936, and an infant son. Interment in Greenridge Memorial Park.
The Daily Courier, Connellsville, July 28, 1971
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)

 



 

SHUMAKER, Grant S.

Grant S. Shumaker, 77, of Hyndman, died at his home there Thursday evening, Oct. 20. He was born in Wellersburg on July 4, a son of Jacob and Lydia Bittner Shumaker. He lived most of his life in the Hyndman area. He was married to Margaret Wolfe in 1919. He is survived by his wife; a brother Walter, Pittsburgh; two sisters, Mrs. Lillian Kelsey and Mrs. Clara Barbour, both of Pittsburgh. He was a member of the Hyndman Reformed church. Funeral services were conducted Sunday afternoon at the late home, with interment in Hyndman cemetery.
The Bedford Gazette, October 28, 1949
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010



SHUMAKER, Harrison W.

FROSTBURG — Harrison W. Shumaker, 69, Boynton, Pa., father of Franklin Shumaker, of here, died Friday at Ackland Veterans Hospital, Pittsburgh. He was a son of Milton and Mazie (Sommerville) Shumaker and was a native of Summit Mills, Pa. Survivors include his widow, Nellie (Dishong) Shumaker; three sons, Franklin, of here; John Shumaker, Meyersdale, and Ronald Shumaker, Boynton; a daughter, Mrs. Milton Sines, Milford, Del.; two sisters, Clara McClain, Kittaining Pa., and Amanda Clites, Bedford; a brother, Silas Shumaker, Staiptown, Pa., and six grandchildren. He was a member of United Brethren Church, American Legion and the V. F. W. Services were conducted in Salisbury, Monday with interment in Odd Fellows Cemetery.
The Cumberland Evening Times, August 24, 1960
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted August 26, 2011



 SHUMAKER, Homer B.

Homer B. Shumaker, 41, Huntingdon, W. Va., died in a Columbus, Ohio, hospital Saturday evening. He was a native of Connellsville. He was born June 7, 1911, a son of Mr. and Mrs. G. H. Shumaker. He left Connellsville more than 20 years ago. While here, he was employed by the West Penn Power Company. Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Maida Swan Shumaker; a son, ?/? George Shumaker with the U. S. Air Force in Sampson, N. Y.; two sisters, Mrs. Leona Naragon of Medina, Ohio, and Mrs. Hazel Perna, of Blairsville. The funeral service will be held at 2 o'clock Tuesday afternoon in Huntingdon, W. Va. Interment will be in a Huntingdon cemetery.
The Daily Courier, Connellsville, January 26, 1953
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010



SHUMAKER, Irvin A.

Irvin A. Shumaker, 50 years old, a city fireman for 16 years, died Sunday afternoon at 3 o'clock at Connellsville State Hospital where he had been admitted three weeks ago. He had been failing in health for the past 10 years due to complications of diseases. Mr. Shumaker was a son of the late Peter and Susan Shumaker. He was born in Somerset county in the year of 1885. Mr. Shumaker was a member of the paid fire department for 16 years, also the New Haven Hose Company, the Junior Order of United American Mechanics, and the Goodfellowship Class of the First United Brethren Church. Mr. Shumaker is survived by wife Grace Hall Shumaker, two daughters, Clarabel at home and Mrs.Helen Koontz of Dickerson Run; one grandchild, and the following brothers and sisters: George of Connellsville, Daltan of Fairchance, Mrs. Amy Smith of Somerset, and Mrs. Hilda Beatty of Smithfleld. The funeral service will be held Tuesday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock at the United Brethren Church with Rev. Elmer A. Schultz, pastor, officiating. A brief service will precede it at 2 o'clock at the late home. Interment will be in Hill Grove Cemetery with the Juniors in charge. The body prepared for burial by Funeral Director John H. D. Sibel, and body will be removed to the late home at 208 South Tenth street, West Side, this evening. Members of Magic Council, No. 166, Junior Order of United American Mechanics, will meet at the home Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock and go from there to the cemetery where the order's funeral service will be conducted.
Monday, July 27, 1936, The Daily Courier, Connellsville
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010

 



 

SHUMAKER, Irvin D.

GRANTSVILLE - Irvin D. Shumaker, 95, died yesterday at Memorial Hospital, Cumberland. Born in Springs, Pa., he was a son of the late Daniel and Caroline (Folk) Shumaker. He was a member of Springs Mennonite Church. Surviving are his widow, Celia (Miller) Shumaker; a son, Ralph Shumaker, Pittsburgh; three daughters, Mrs. Daisy Flanagan, Frostburg; Mrs. Rhoda Hummel, here; and Mrs. Dorothy Gnagy, Baltimore; a brother, Ellis Shumaker, Springs; 13 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. The body is at the Newman Funeral Home, where friends will be received from 7 until 9 p.m. today and from 2 until 4 and 7 until 9 p.m. tomorrow. A service will be conducted there Saturday at 2 p.m., with Rev. John Kraybill officiating. Interment will follow in Springs Cemetery.
The Cumberland News, September 16, 1976
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010



 

SHUMAKER, Iva Fern

Iva Fern Shumaker, 90, of Mount Sidney, Va., formerly of Somerset, passed on July 9, 2007, at Augusta Medical Center in Fishersville, Va. Born June 6, 1917, in Listie, she is the daughter of the late Walter E. and Cora (Dickey) Shaffer. She was a member of the Milford United Methodist Church in Somerset and attended the Lebanon Church of the Brethren in Sidney with her daughter, with whom she resided for the past 13 years. In addition to her parents, she is also preceded in death by her husband, Gordon L. Shumaker; brother, Galen Shaffer; and sister, Velma Romesberg. She is survived by her children, Virginia Kimmel and husband, Robert of Mount Sidney, Va., and Roger L. Shumaker of Somerset; sisters, Grace Shumaker and husband, Forrest; Virginia Harned and husband Fred; and Erla Jean and husband Floyd, all of Somerset; Violet Romesberg and husband Paul of Charlotte, N.C.; and Dorothy Romesberg of Rockwood; sister-in-law, Jean Shaffer of Berlin; brothers, Walter Shaffer Jr. of Rockwood and Melvin Shaffer of Berlin; and special niece Joyce Morocco of Somerset. She is also survived by grandchildren Scott Kimmel of Mount Sidney, Va., and Laurel and James Shumaker of Somerset; and great-grandchildren Madison and Morgan Kimmel of Mount Sidney. Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Miller Funeral Home, Somerset. A service will be held 11 a.m. Friday at the Milford United Methodist Church, pastor Mark Ongley officiating. Interment at Union Cemetery, New Centerville. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Milford United Methodist Church at 368 Bando Road, Somerset, PA. 15501.
Somerset Daily American, Wednesday, July 11, 2007
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted August 19, 2010

 


SHUMAKER, Mrs. Jane Catherine Landis

Mrs. Jane Catherine Shumaker, 68, died at her home on Keystone Street, Meyersdale, Wednesday, Sept. 28, after a lingering illness, during which she was given loving care by her children, and received ministrations from her many friends and neighbors. She was converted in early life and was a member of the Nazarene church. She did not live for herself alone. Her cheerful disposition often acted as sunshine to the sad hearted. It was often said that her home had more visitors and friends than any home in the neighborhood. She was the daughter of William and Lucinda (Queer) Landis. Her husband, Charles LeRoy Shumaker, preceded her in death. She is survived by three daughters and three sons: Mrs. George Blankenbiller and Mrs. L. A. Clinton of Reading, Pa.; Mrs. Ray Brown of Meyersdale; H. W. Shumaker and D. F. Shumaker of Akron, O., and Lt. M. L. Shumaker of New London, Conn., and also by 13 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Two children, Grace and Charles, preceded her in death. Also surviving are a sister and two brothers, Mrs. Nora Oelschlaeger, Pittsburgh, Daniel and Albert Landis of Somerset. Funeral services were conducted at 2 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 2, the Rev. Robert Eagle, officiating. Interment in Union Cemetery.
Meyersdale Republican, October 6, 1949
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted June 11, 2009



 

SHUMAKER, John A.

John A. Shumaker, a life long resident of Somerset County, died at Harnedsville on Tuesday, July 7, of acute indigestion, aged 63 years. His second wife and seven children survive; also two sisters and two brothers, one of whom is Samuel Shumaker of Hyndman.
The Bedford Gazette, July 24, 1914
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010



 

SHUMAKER, Kate

PURGITSVILLE- Mrs. Kate Shumaker, widow of the late Elijah Shumaker, died at her home near Old Fields, Hardy Co, the 27th inst. Funeral was preached by Rev B. W. Smith, of Beaver Run, of the Brethren Church, of which the deceased was a member. Interment in the burying ground on the premises of John Huffman of Flats. She was aged about 70 years.
Keyser Tribune, about January 10, 1913
(Courtesy of Patti McDonald)
Posted August 19, 2010

SHUMAKER, Kate

Mrs. Kate Shumaker, widow of the late Elijah Shumaker, died at her home in the Flats, near Bethel church Friday, of last week. Funeral by Rev. B. W. Smith at the home Sunday morning. Interment in the John Huffman burying ground near Flats Sunday evening. Mrs. Albert Roby is a step daughter.
Keyser Tribune, January 10, 1913
(Courtesy of Patti McDonald)
Posted August 19, 2010



SHUMAKER, Mary E. Hensel

Mary E. Shumaker, aged 87 years, 7 months, widow of John Shumaker, died last Wednesday, Feb. 25, at the home of her son, William Shumaker, in Sandusky, O. She was born in Pennsylvania, June 8, 1860, a daughter of John and Elizabeth (Stoy) Hensel. Surviving are four daughters: Mrs. Cyrus Sturtz, Frostburg; Mrs. Margaret Krygsman, Meyersdale, and Miss Anne Shumaker; four sons - D. B. Shumaker, Meyersdale; Chauncey C., Freeport, Ill.; John C., Falls City, Ill.; William, Sandusky, O.; three sisters - Mrs. Sara E. Moore, Evansville, Ind.; Miss Carolyn Hensel, Somerset; Mrs. Eliza R. Shaulis, Lavansville; and three brothers - Simon W. Hensel, Johnstown; William R. Hensel, Dixon, Ill.; and Henry Hensel, Lavansville. The deceased was removed to Meyersdale by W. C. Price & Son, funeral directors. Services were conducted Sunday afternoon by Rev. George K. Ely in Amity Evangelical and Reformed Church. Interment was made in Union Cemetery.
Meyersdale Republican, March 4, 1948
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)



 

SHUMAKER, Mrs. Nora Viola Housel

MEYERSDALE, July 16 - Mrs. Nora Viola Housel Shumaker, 62, wife of Frank Shumaker, died Sunday night at her home at 324 Sherman street. She was born here July 3, 1882, the daughter of the late A. Q. and Matilda Weimer Housel. She leaves her husband, six children, Allen of Akron, Rev. Paul of Greenville, Arthur and Robert in the Arrny, Mrs. Carl Marteney of Akron, and Mrs. Byron Baer of Rockwood; 11 grandchildren and seven brothers and sisters: Mrs. Norman Barnhart, Nellie, Harry, William and Cyrus Housel, Mrs. Nora McKenzie, and Mrs. Homer Klink, all of Meyersdale. She was a member of Amity Evangelical and Reformed Church.
Wednesday, July 19, 1944, The Daily Courier, Connellsville
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
 



 

SHUMAKER, Ruth Ellen Shroyer

Ruth Ellen Shumaker, 91, of Fairhope died Thursday, June 5, 1997, at her home. She was born April 16, 1906, at Williams in Fairhope Township, a daughter of the late Jacob and Rosie (Clites) Shroyer. She was married to Ellsworth F. Shumaker, who preceded her in death June 17, 1977. She is survived by a son, Francis J. Shumaker and wife Mabel of Rising Sun, Md.; five daughters: R. Mary Jane Winebrenner and husband Allan of Baltimore, Md.; Helen R. Fahnestock and husband Larry, Chambersburg; Shirley R. Cummins and husband Earl, Fairhope; Sylvia J. Kennell and husband Robert, Fairhope; and Ethel Mae Isiminger and husband Ralph, La Vale, Md.; 23 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Also surviving are two brothers, Harvey and Robert Shroyer, both of Fairhope; and four sisters: Rosella Davey, Ellerslie, Md.; Edna Helmstetter, Cash Valley Road, LaVale, Md.; Fairy Starkey, Akron, Ohio; and Mattie Riall, Salisbury, Md. She was preceded in death by four brothers and four sisters. Mrs. Shumaker was a member of Fairhope Community Church. Funeral services: 2 p.m. Sunday at Fairhope Community Church, with Pastor Bradley Reider and Pastor Leroy Logsdon officiating. Burial in Comps Cemetery. Friends will be received 7 to 9 p.m. Friday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the Harvey H. Zeigler Funeral Home, Hyndman, and at the church one hour prior to the service on Sunday. Memorial contributions may be sent to Fairhope Community Church, Fairhope, 15538.
The Bedford Gazette, June 6, 1997
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted August 28 , 2010



 

SHUMAKER, Mrs. Sarah E. Menhorn

Mrs. Sarah E. Shumaker, 83, of Quecreek, died Jan. 19, 1977 in Allegheny Hospital, Pittsburgh. Daughter of the late Henry and Christina Horchler Menhorn. Born June 28, 1893 in Elk Lick Township. Preceded in death by her husband Harvey, in 1959, one son, one sister, and five brothers. Survived by seven children: Mrs. Clifford Grace Arden, Somerset RD 2; Mrs. Mae Alzene Stern, and Ward, both of Quecreek; Mrs. Melvin Helen Mayer, Troy, Ohio; Carl Eugene, Madison, Wisconsin; Harvey Jr., Los Angeles; Robert, La Porte, Indiana; 17 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. Member of the United Church of Christ, Somerset. Friends will be received after 7 p.m. Thursday at the Wilbur D. Miller Funeral Home, where funeral service will be conducted Saturday at 1:30 p.m. The Rev. Richard Shellenberger officiating. Interment, St. Paul Cemetery, Salisbury.
Somerset Daily American, January 20, 1977
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted August 1, 2009
 



 

SHUMATE, Joseph J.

Garrett, Pa., Jan. 8 — Joseph J. Shumate, 94, one of the oldest residents of Somerset County, died January 4 at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Ida M. Bockes of Garrett. He was born in Cumberland, Md., on November 28, 1850, a son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Shumate, and lived at Summit Mills practically all of his life. Mr. Shumate was a retired farmer. His wife died many years ago. Surviving are three daughters and two sons; Mrs. Ida M. Bockes; Mrs. Elmer Engle and Mrs. Anna Engle, both of St. Paul; Wilson, of Summit Mills, and John, Meyersdale. Also surviving are 17 grandchildren, 35 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held yesterday afternoon at the Summit Mills church of the Brethren by Rev. J. C. Beahm. Interment was in Llchty cemetery.
The Cumberland Evening Times, January 8, 1945
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010


Name: Blayne Edward "Doc" Shunk, 80, of 215 Twin Churches Road, Grantsville, MD
 
Parents: Edward and Della (Poleman) Shunk
 
DOB: November 15, 1923, at Salisbury, PA
 
DOD: Sunday, May 2, 2004, at Sacred Heart Hospital, Cumberland, MD
 
Spouse: Grace (Otto) Shunk
 
Military: U.S. Navy Veteran of WW II
 
Predeceased by: parents; sisters, Jane Hutzell, Dorthea Hutzell; brother, John Hummel
 
Survived by: wife; sons, Edward Shunk and Donald Shunk, both of Grantsville; Richard Shunk, Salisbury, PA; daughter, Kathy Shaffer, Meyersdale, PA; brother-in-law, Elmer Hutzell, Salisbury, PA
 
Burial: May 6, 2004, Trinity United Church of Christ Cemetery
 
Source: Newman Funeral Homes, Garrett Co., MD and Somerset Co., PA
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 1, 2014
 


SHUNK, Edward H.

Salisbury, Pa. - Edward H. Shunk, 69, retired construction equipment operator, died yesterday at his home here. He was a native of Salisbury, a son of the late John and Nancy Werner Shunk. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Della (Poleman) Shunk; one son, Blayne Shunk, Grantsville RD; two daughters, Mrs. Dorothy Hutzell, and Mrs. James Hutzell, both of Salisbury; three sisters, Mrs. Margaret Baker, Pocahontas, Pa.; Mrs. Elsie Baker, Michigan; and Mrs. Mary Baer, Salisbury; eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. The body is at the Thomas Funeral Home, here, where services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. Rev. Warren E. Bates will officiate and burial will be in the IOOF Cemetery here.
The Cumberland News, April 15, 1964
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted June 11, 2011
 



SHUNK, John

John Shunk, 73, died suddenly Tuesday at his home in Meyersdale from a heart attack. Surviving are his widow and these children: Mrs. Margaret Baker, Finzel, Md.; Mrs. Elsie Baker, Hyasota; Mrs. Mary Baer, Salisbury; Edward Shunk, Salisbury; and Hubert Shunk, at home.
May 25, 1940, The Daily Courier, Connellsville
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 11, 2010


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