ICE, Mrs. Moses

Mrs. J. H. Headlough and daughter, Miss Thelma Headlough, have gone to Fairmont, W. Va., to attend the funeral of Mrs. Moses Ice, an aunt of Mrs. Headlough. Mrs. Ice, who is an elderly lady, was visiting relatives in California, when she was accidentally killed March 31st. The nature of the accident was not made known to her relatives here. The body was brought to home at Fairmont for burial.
Cumb News of 10th.
Keyser Tribune, April 12, 1912
(Courtesy of Patti McDonald)
Posted August 13, 2010


ICKES, Charles

Charles Ickes of 422 W. Pitt St., Bedford, died Thursday, Sept. 12, 1957, in Nason Hospital, Roaring Spring. He was born in Bedford County January 7, 1889, a son of James and Ellen (Raley) Ickes. He is survived by his wife, the former Anna Mary Speidel, and two daughters, Mrs. Mabel Renick of Sarasota, Fla., and Mrs. Grace Pentz of Denver, Pa., Rt. 1. These brothers and sisters also survive: Sam of Bedford, Edwin of St. Clairsville, and Mrs. Grace Fickes of Altoona. There are four grandchildren. He was a member of St. John's Evangelical and Reformed Church, Bedford. Funeral services: Sunday, 2 p. m., at the late residence, the Rev. Barry Carolus officiating. Interment in the Bedford Cemetery. Friends are being received at the residence. Arrangements by Louis Geisel Funeral Home.
The Bedford Gazette, September 14, 1957
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted May 13, 2015

ICKES, Mrs. Ellen Raley
Mrs. Ellen Ickes died at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Grace Fickes, 1118 Eleventh street. She was born on July 18, 1850. Surviving are six children: Samuel, Charles and Grover Ickes, and Mrs. Minnie Leonard, all of Bedford, Edwin of St. Clairsville, and Mrs. Fickes of Altoona; also several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted in Bedford on Monday afternoon and interment will be made at Cessna.
The Altoona Mirror, January 30, 1937
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted May 13, 2015

ICKES, H. Edwin

H. Edwin Ickes, 87, Bedford RD 3, formerly of St. Clairsville, died early Sunday morning, June 2, 1968, at his home. He was born at Point, Bedford County, February 16, 1881, the son of James B. and Ellen (Bailey) Ickes. His wife, the former Margaret Amick died in 1955. He is survived by these children: Irene Ickes, Everett; James, Altoona; Alma Ickes and Mrs. Joseph Soarolla, both of New Brighton, Conn.; Mrs. Helen Wigfield, Bedford; 23 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. One son preceded him in death. Funeral services: Wednesday, June 5, 10:30 in the St. Clairsville Nazarene Church with Rev. Jess Chappel officiating. Interment in the Anderson Cemetery, Cessna. Friends will be received in the Louis Geisel Funeral home 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday. The body will be removed to the church at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday for viewing until the time of services.
The Bedford Gazette, June 3, 1968
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted May 13, 2015

ICKES, James B.

James B. Ickes died Wednesday morning at 6:30 a. m., at his home near Cessna, death being caused by dropsy. He was born May 7, 1849, in this county, the son of Samuel Ickes and Irma Smith Ickes, both deceased. He was married to Ellen Reiley (sic: Raley) who survives together with the following children: Samuel of Johnstown, Grover of Cessna, Edward of St. Clairsville, Charles, Mrs. Grant Miller and Mrs. Charles Leonard, of Bedford, and Mrs. Grace Ickes of Altoona. Also there is one surviving sister, Mrs. Calvin Trout of Cessna. Mr. Ickes was a lifelong member of the United Brethren Church. Services will take place today at the home at 1:00 p. m., with Rev. P. O. Fuss of New Paris officiating. Interment will be made in the Anderson cemetery.
The Bedford Gazette, March 20, 1931
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted May 13, 2015

ICKES, Samuel D.

Samuel D. Ickes, 85, co-owner with his son Sheldon of Ickes Drugs, one of the leading drug stores in the county, died at his home in Bedford Sunday morning, Dec. 8. He had been in ill health for some time. Mr. Ickes went into the drug business with his son Tom in Bedford in 1929 when they purchased the Heckerman Drug Store, one of the oldest business houses in Bedford. They continued in business together until the death of the son some 20 years ago. Later Mr. Ickes and his son Sheldon became partners in the store which was then in the same building with Straub Brothers Clothing Store on South Juliana Street. In recent years they purchased the old Bedford Theatre building almost directly across the street and remodeled it into a modern drug store. Before coming to Bedford, Mr. Ickes worked for the DeFrehn Chair Company, Johnstown, for 39 years. A man not only with a keen sense of humor but with a deep interest in his fellow men, he made himself a wide circle of friends in the community, particularly in the older generation. Old-timers will remember that there was something of the "country store" atmosphere about the drug store in the old days—a place where Sam was always ready to swap stories and pass the time of day with a visitor whether he was a customer or not. Samuel D. Ickes was born in Bedford County April 10, 1878, a son of James and Ellen (Raley) Ickes. He is survived by his wife Missouri M. (Slick) Ickes and these children: Mrs. Irene Hershberger, Cleveland, O.; Mrs. Ruth Hammer, Bedford; Sheldon, Bedford; 8 grandchildren; a brother, Edward, St. Clairsville, and a sister, Mrs. Grace Fickes, Altoona. He and Mrs. Ickes would have observed their 65th wedding anniversary in March. He was a member of the Baptist Church, Johnstown, the Odd Fellows, Johnstown, and a charter member of the Bedford Elks Club. Funeral services: 2 o'clock Tuesday afternoon, in the Louis Geisel Funeral Home, with the Rev. Ray Streets, Johnstown. Burial in the Fishertown cemetery. The family will receive friends In the funeral home 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 Monday evening.
The Bedford Gazette, December 9, 1963
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted May 13, 2015


MOUNT STORM ITEMS - Rev Nim Alkire filled the pulpit in the M E Church here Sunday morning very acceptably, the pastor, Rev. E. P. Idleman being detained at home because of the serious illness of their little boy, Core.
As we close this communication, the sad news comes over the phone that the boy died last night. We extend our deepest sympathy to the afflicted parents.

Keyser Tribune, May 19, 1911
(Courtesy of Patti McDonald)
Posted July 22, 2010


IDLEMAN, Son of D. W.

H. L. Arnold returned yesterday from Hartmonsville where he spent Sunday, and on Monday attended the funeral of the young son of D. W. Idleman, who was killed by a window of the school house falling on him.
Mineral Daily News, March 31, 1913
(Courtesy of Patti McDonald)
Posted September 3, 2010



IDLEMAN, Infant of Mr. & Mrs. F. O.

MT STORM ITEMS - An infant child of Mr. and Mrs. F. O. Idleman was buried yesterday. Mrs. Idleman was in a very critical condition for a time but at this writing she is getting quite well.
Keyser Tribune, November 15, 1912
(Courtesy of Patti McDonald)
Posted August 5, 2010



IDLEMAN, Miss Maggie

The subject of this sketch was born February 26, 1866. She was the sixth child of Mr. and Mrs. J.R. Idleman. Two brothers and one sister older than she, and three younger brothers survive her. Being born and reared in a Christian home she early gave her heart to Jesus uniting with the Methodist Episcopal church, and consecrated her life to the service of Christ. She was not one of those members who has to be borne along by the church but contrary wise the work of the church was one of her greatest burdens. But it was a burden "not grievous to be borne" for she took great delight in doing what she could for the advancement of the Master's Kingdom. She strove to serve her Maker by helping those for whom Christ died. She was always ready to help in any church work. For many years she was teacher in the Sunday School and served as superintendent for several years. For three long weary months she was confined to her bed, and suffered more than tongue can tell. In her case it may be truly said, "She died by inches." She bore her suffering with a marked degree of patience and resignation. At first she was hopeful and anxious to recover but for several weeks previous to her death she realized that her condition was hopeless and often prayed to the Lord to come quickly. The funeral service was held on the 5th inst. and was conducted by Rev. H.C. Smith in the presence of a large audience. The speaker delivered an able discourse from II Timothy I and 12 - "For I know whom I have believed and am persuaded that He is able to keep that which I have committed unto Him against that day."  F.C. Rollman was undertaker. The floral offerings were numerous and beautiful.
Keyser Tribune, October 20, 1911
(Courtesy of Patti McDonald)
Posted July 27, 2010


IMAN, Mrs. Clara F. Bosley

KEYSER, W.Va. — Clara F. Iman, 86, formerly of Fort Ashby and Keyser, died Tuesday, Jan. 26, 1999, at the Grant County Nursing Home, Petersburg. Born on Dec. 14, 1912, in West Chester, Iowa, she was a daughter of the late Herbert and Irene (Plummer) Bosley. She also was preceded in death by one son, Bruce Bosley; two brothers, Clarence and Jack Bosley; one sister, Juanita Anderson Simpson; one adopted sister, Dora Barnes; one granddaughter, and one great-granddaughter. Mrs. Iman was a member of the Assembly of God Church, Patterson Creek. Surviving are two sons, Dr. William E. Iman Jr. and wife, Ella Mae, Woodstock, Va.; Samuel E. Iman and wife, Frances, South Hill, Va.; one daughter, Irene E. Riggleman and husband, the Rev. Availen Riggleman, Maysville; daughter-in-law, Lila Lu Sommerlott, Fort Ashby; 13 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; and numerous nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the Rotruck-Smith Funeral Home, Keyser. Funeral services will be conducted on Saturday at 11 a.m. in the funeral home chapel. Interment will be in the Fort Ashby Cemetery, Fort Ashby.
Published in The Cumberland (Md.) Times-News, Thursday, January 28, 1999
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 21, 2017


IMAN, James Monroe & wife IMAN, Phoebe Jane

Elk Garden, W. Va., Feb. 15 —
James Monroe Iman, 86, and his wife, Phoebe Jane Iman, 78, died within twelve hours. The death of Mr. Iman from pneumonia occurred Thursday morning at his home; Mrs, Iman died at Potomac Valley Hospital, Keyser, where she was admitted Wednesday. Mr. Iman was born at Greenland and Mrs. Iman at Petersburg, both in Grant county, but had resided here for a number of years. The Rev. B. F. Jones will officiate at Nethken Hill Methodist Church tomorrow afternoon. Burial will be in Kalbaugh Cemetery. They leave two sons, Albert Iman, residing in Ohio, and Henry Iman, Elk Garden. Mr. Iman was a brother of Mrs. Elijah Streets, Alleghany Front; Mrs. Rhoda Hamlin, Mount Storm; Mrs. Nancy Ruble, Nethken; Mrs. Elias Tuel, Sulphur, and Alvin Aman, Fairmont.
Cumberland Evening Times, Saturday, February 15, 1941
Posted June 25, 2010

IMAN, James Monroe & wife, Mrs. Phoebe Jane

Double Funeral
Elk Garden, W. Va., Feb. 20
Services were conducted Sunday afternoon for James Monroe Iman, 86, and his wife, Phoebe Jane Iman 78, whose deaths occurred within twelve hours, at Nethken Hill Methodist Church by Rev. B. F. Jones, pastor of the Pentecostal Church. Active pallbearers were: John Deshong, Edward Close, Laurence Kitzmiller, Harry Darnley, Alston Schwinabart, William Arnold, Fred Shears, William Jackson, William Deshong. Interment was in Kalbaugh cemetery. Among those attending were: Mr. and Mrs. Albert Hanlin, Mrs. Rhoda Hanlin, and Mr. and Mrs. Henry Iman, Mt. Storm.

Cumberland Evening Times, Thursday, February 20, 1941
Posted June 25, 2010


Mrs. Rosa B. Iman

IMAN, Mrs. Rosa B.

Funeral of Mrs. Rosa B. Iman
The funeral of Mrs. Rosa B. Iman, 45 years of age, wife of F. F. Iman, Mechanic street, who died Monday at Allegany Hospital, was held at 1 o'clock this afternoon from the chapel of Louis Stein, Inc.  Interment was in Greenmount Cemetery.  Rev. J. F. Giles of the Latter Day Saints had charge.

Wednesday, April 20, 1927, Cumberland Evening Times
(Courtesy of Ruth Sprowls/transcribed by Genie Ragan)
Posted June 2, 2010


IMAN, Virgil Harrison

SHORT GAP, W.Va. — Virgil Harrison Iman, 75, of Short Gap, W.Va., died Tuesday, March 29, 1994 at Memorial Hospital. Born July 18, 1918 in Davis, W.Va., he was the son of the late William H. Iman and Tabitha (Delawder) Iman. He was also preceded in death by his son, James H. Iman. Mr. Iman was retired from CSX Corporation in Cumberland, where he was employed for 39 years. He was a member of the Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church in Short Gap, Short Gap Senior Citizens, the Brotherhood of Railroad Workers and the National Rifle Association. Mr. Iman was an avid fisherman. An Army veteran of World War II, Mr. Iman was a tank gunner under General Patton serving with the 3rd Army and 4th Armored Division. Surviving are his wife, Rachel B. (Smith) Iman; daughter-in-law, Bonnie R. Iman, Short Gap; one granddaughter, Christa Tierney and husband Neil, Short Gap; one grandson, Darin H. Iman, Short Gap; two great-grandsons, Michael Tierney and Shawn Tierney, Short Gap; four sisters, Betty Caldwell, Romney, W.Va.; Arbutis Kerns, Winchester, Va.; Helen Adams, Wolf Creek, Montana, and Veda Hose, Moorefield, W.Va. Friends will be received at the Scarpelli Funeral Home, Cresaptown. Services will be conducted there Friday at 11 a.m. by the Rev. Paul Burke. Interment will be at Fort Ashby Cemetery.
Published in The Cumberland (Md.) Times-News, Thursday, March 31, 1994
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 21, 2017

IMEL, Omer M.

Omer M. Imel 58?, of Normalville, R. D. , died Wednesday at Frick Community Hospital in Mount Pleasant. He was born Oct. 24, 1917, in Connnellsville, a son of the late Grant and Ida Whipkey Imel. He was a former employe of the Bethlehem Steel Company and was a veteran of the U.S. Navy in WWII. He is survived by two sons, Michael and Larry Imel of Baltimore, Md.; a brother, Orval of Normalville, R.D. 1, and two sisters, Mrs. Ross (Evelyn) Paul of Boswell, R. D.  1, Pa., and Mrs Alex (Ethel) Kavar of Johnstown.
IMEL -- Friends of Omer M. Imel, 56/58??, of Normalville, R. D. 1, who died Wednesday, July 1976, will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 Friday at the Clyde Brooks Funeral Home, Rte 711 at Meicroft, where sevices will be at 1 p.m. Saturday. Interment will be in the Cemetery.

d.o.d. July 1976[day cut off]; no source noted
FindAGrave Memorial #102337757
(Courtesy of Gene Brierly/transcribed by Genie)
Posted April 1, 2017


IMHOFF, Kenneth Eugene

MT. LAKE PARK — Kenneth Eugene Imhoff, 26, of 5 West Third Street, died Tuesday at Garrett County Memorial Hospital after being transferred Monday from the West Virginia University Medical Center at Morgantown, where he had been a patient some 50 days. Born in Meyersdale, January 7, 1941, he was a son of James E. and Vella (Pritts) Imhoff. He was engaged in the service station business at Loch Lynn with his father. He was a member of Grace Lutheran Church, Johnstown, Pa. Surviving in addition to his parents, are one son, Daniel R. Imhoff; Crellin; one brother, Terry Imhoff, Mt. Lake Park, and his maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Earl F. Pritts, Shaw, W. Va. The body is at the Leighton-Durst Funeral Home in Oakland, where friends will be received and from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A service will be conducted there tomorrow at 2 p.m. by Rev. Vaughn Taylor, pastor of St. John's Lutheran Church, Red House. Interment will be in Garrett County Memorial Gardens.
The Cumberland News, June 1, 1967
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)


IMHOFF, Mrs. Minnie M. Willison

MEYERSDALE — Mrs. Minnie M. Imhoff, 83, of Meyersdale, died yesterday. A native of Bedford County, she was a daughter of the late Jerris and Sarah (Johnson) Willison. Her husband, Samuel Imhoff, died in 1949. Surviving are three sons, Earl Imhoff, Arlington, Va.; John I. Imhoff, RD 1, Meyersdale; and Guy Imhoff, Meyersale; a brother, Marshall Willison, Cresaptown, Md.; a sister, Mrs. Effie Morris, Beloit, Ohio; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. The body will be at the Price Funeral Home. Services tomorrow. Interment Union Cemetery.
The Cumberland Evening Times, October 9, 1967
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted July 29, 2011


IMHOFF, Samuel E.

Samuel E. Imhoff, 68, died Thursday, Sept. 29 at 5:30 p.m., at his home, 205 Sixth Street, Meyersdale. He was born in Berlin, Oct. 7, 1880, the son of Samuel and Levenia (Wheeling) Imhoff. He was a retired miner and a member of Amity Reformed Church. He is survived by three sons, Earl, John and Guy Imhoff, and three sisters, Mrs. Lena Lindsay, and Mrs. Emma Miller, Akron, O., and Mrs. Amelia Penrod, Connellsville. Friends were received at the Price Funeral Home preceding the funeral which was held there Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock, the Rev. Edwin C. Nagle officiating. Interment in the Union Cemetery.
Meyersdale Republican, October 6, 1949
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)


IMLER, Benjamin M.

MEYERSDALE, Pa. - Benjamin M. Imler, 84, of Meyersdale, died Sunday at his home. Born at Imlertown, he was a son of the late W. P. and Anna (Price) Imler. His wife, Elsie (Poorbaugh) Imler, died in 1957. Surviving are five children, Miss Nelly Imler and Lee Imler, both of Meyersdale; Mrs. Lenora Miller, Pittsburgh; Maurice Imler, La Vale, and Merle Imler, Denver, Colo.; three sisters, Mrs. Susan Boyer, Milroy; Mrs. Aicinda Johnston, Bedford; and Mrs. Nettie Ickes, Meyersdale; two brothers, Lloyd, Meyersdale, and Asker Imler, Akron; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. The body is at the Price Funeral Home where private services will be conducted tomorrow at 2 p. m. by Rev. Robert Hoffman. Burial will be in Union Cemetery.
The Cumberland Evening Times, April 13, 1965  (Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)



IMLER,  John Stouffer

ALTOONA — John Stouffer Imler, 67, of Altoona, died there Friday. Born in Imlerton, Bedford County, November 26, 1899, he was a son of the late Thomas and Mary (Koontz) Imler. Mr. Imler was a retired Pennsylvania Railroad brakeman and had 45 years service with that railroad. He was a member of Memorial Baptist Church. He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Ethel (Lowery) Imler; a sister, Mrs. Nellie Sellers, Bedford; a brother, Harry Imler, Bedford; two sons, Floyd Imler, Hyndman, and Harry Imler, Altoona, and four daughters, Mrs. Nellie Miller, Cumberland; Mrs. Isola Smith, Ellerslie; Mrs. Virginia Page and Mrs. Shirley Stoy, both of Altoona. The body is at the Myers Funeral Home, 501 Sixth Avenue, Altoona, where a service will be conducted today at 1 p.m. with interment in Blair Memorial Cemetery.
The Cumberland News, November 28, 1966
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)



Lee E. Imler, 59, of was dead on arrival, yesterday at Memorial Hospital. Born in Meyersdale, he was a son of the late Benjamin and Elsie (Poorbaugh) Imler. He was a veteran of World War II and had been employed by the federal government with the Army Tank Automation Command at Fort Belvoir, Va. He is survived by his widow, Helen (Forrest) Imler; one son, Barry E. Imler, Cumberland; two brothers, Maurice Imler, LaVale; Merle Imler, Denver; two sisters, Miss Nell Imler, Meyersdale, Mrs. Lenore Miller, Pittsburgh; and two grandchildren. The body is at the Price Funeral Home, Meyersdale.
The Cumberland News, July 4, 1970
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)




IMLER, Mrs. M. Margaret Kemp

MEYERSDALE - M. Margaret Imler, 68, died Monday at her home after an illness of six months. Born in Meyersdale May (unreadable), 1893, she was a daughter of the late Richard and Mary (Breig) Kemp. Surviving are her husband, Lloyd H. Imler; three daughters, Mrs. Mark Swanhart and Mrs. Robert Hook, both of here, and Mrs. William Lee, Kent, Ohio; two sons, Richard W. Imler, Hawthorne, Calif., and Lloyd H. Imler Jr., Kent, Ohio; one brother, Matthew Kemp, here; one sister, Mrs. George Ream, Pittsburgh; and nine grandchildren. Friends will be received at the Price Funeral Home after 7 p.m. today.
The Cumberland Evening Times, February 20, 1962
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted June 7, 2009



IMLER, Mabel Irene Smeak

Mabel Irene Imler, 25, wife of Alfred Imler, Hyndman, Pa., died Saturday night at Allegany Hospital where she was admitted Nov. 30. A native of Hyndman, she was the daughter of Harry Smeak and the late Lillian Poorbaugh Smeak. Surviving are the father, husband, three children, Irma Louise, Howard Thomas, and Nancy LaVerne, at home; three brothers, Ralph Smeak, Potomac Park; Reginald (Reggie) Smeak, Everett, Pa.; Russell, at home; and three sisters, Mrs. Myrtle Minnick, Miss Helen Smeak and Mrs. Susie (George) Cook, all of Hyndman. She was a member of the Reformed Church at Hyndman and the pastor, Rev. G. Raymond Winters, will conduct the funeral service tomorrow afternoon.
The Cumberland Evening Times, December 4, 1939
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 18, 2010


IMLER, Mrs. Sadie Bohn

Hyndman - Mrs. Sadie Imler, wife of Thomas Imler, died at their home on Cleveland Street on Tuesday evening at 9 o’clock. Mrs. Imler had been ill for several months, suffering from Bright’s disease, developing into atrophy, which ended her life. The deceased was in her sixtieth year. A brother and two sisters survive her, Mr. John Bohn, at Madley, Pa., Mrs. Abram Curley, of Bard, Pa., and Mrs. Calvin C. Mannfield, of Shellsburg. She was a member of the Lutheran church at Madley and was buried at the cemetery connected with the church on Friday. The services were held at the house yesterday morning, Rev. J. H. Wise, of the United Evangelical Church of this place, officiating.
The Cumberland Evening Times, November 14, 1908
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted August 15, 2015


IMLER, Thomas N.

Bedford, Pa., July 2 - Thomas N. Imler died at the home of his son, Harry Imler, at Imlertown, June 22, of a complication of diseases. He was born September 25, 1856, a son of John S. and Margaret Nunemaker Imler. His wife, who was Mollie Koontz, passed away five years ago. Seven sons and two daughters survive: Roy A. and Mrs. Ross Sellers of Imlertown; Daniel and Mrs. Howard Diehl of Bedford; Thomas of Altoona; Arthur of Claysburg; John, of Ellerslie, Md.; Walter of Oshkosh, Wisc.; and Harry, at home; 29 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; also four brothers, Levi and William of Imlertown; John of Pleasantville, and Albert of Florida. Funeral services were conducted Saturday morning in the Pleasantville Reformed Church with Rev. J. Earl Dobbs, and interment made in the adjoining cemetery. Mr. Imler had been active in his trade as a stonemason for more than 57 years. He was elected as a county commissioner in 1911 and was prominent in many county affairs.
The Cumberland Sunday Times, July 3, 1932
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)




Messrs Arthur Dawson and Harley Kight attended the funeral of their aunt, Mrs. Ingram in Parkersburg last Mon.
(Courtesy of Patti McDonald)
Posted July 16, 2010



INGRAM, Gurney

Gurney Ingram, 60, of Lake Gordon, died this morning in Memorial Hospital where he was admitted November 29. His widow. Mrs. Martha (Shirley) Ingram, survives. The body was taken to the Stein Funeral home.
The Cumberland Evening Times, Tuesday, December 18, 1943
(Courtesy of Ruth Sprowls)
Posted July 15, 2009

INGRAM, Gurney

The body of Gurley Ingram, 60, of Lake Gordon, who died yesterday in Memorial Hospital where he was admitted November 29, is at the Stein Funeral Home. Besides his widow, Mrs. Martha (Shirley) Ingram, he is survived by a brother, Mahlin Ingram, of Vermont, and a step-daughter, Mrs, Patricia Corbin, this city,
Cumberland Evening Times, Wednesday, December 19, 1945
(Courtesy of Ruth Sprowls)
Posted July 15, 2009



John Ingram, a day laborer here, was stuck by lightning at 6:30 PM today, instantly killed. He leaves a wife and three children.
Sat, May 20, 1876, West Virginia Tribune, Keyser WV. VOL 6, NO 51
(Courtesy of Patti McDonald)
Posted July 16, 2010




A. M. Inskeep died at his home at Moorefield, W. Va., Thursday night after a short illness. He was 79 years old and for many years had been president of the South Branch Valley Bank of Moorefield.
Keyser Tribune, June 13, 1913
(Courtesy of Patti McDonald)
Posted September 11, 2010




March 9, 1882, near Romney, after a protracted illness, FORMAN INSKEEP, in the 78th year of his age.
(Courtesy of Patti McDonald)
Posted July 16, 2010



INSKEEP, Isaac VanMetere

HARDY COUNTY NEWS - Isaac VanMetere Inskeep, died at his home in Manhattan, Kansas, April 17th, 1911. Mr. Inskeep was born n this county, but moved to Kansas in 1870. He is survived by a sister, Mrs Susin V. Brady of Manhattan, two daughters, Mrs Geo. Washington, and Mrs Chas Pain, also three sons.
Keyser Tribune, May 12, 1911
(Courtesy of Patti McDonald)
Posted July 22, 2010



Mr. John Inskeep, whose death occurred in Mt. Savage on Sunday last, was buried yesterday. The remains were taken from Mt. Savage to Lonaconing, at which place the interment was made. The funeral was in charge of delegations from Boston Lodge No. 94, I.O.O.F. and Knights of the Golden Eagle, of Lonaconing, of which societies the deceased was a member. Mr. Inskeep was 48 years of age and for a number of years had been employed as engineer on the Cumberland and Pennsylvania railroad. He leaves a wife and three children.
The Evening Times, Cumberland, MD.; Wednesday, January 9, 1895, Page 6, Col. 2
(Courtesy of Charles Riend/transcribed by Genie)
Posted October 21, 2015

INSKEEP, Miss Maggie

HARDY COUNTY - Miss Maggie Inskeep, who has been ill for some time, died at the home of Dr. Gamble yesterday evening. Funeral services will be held ??  to rest in the Olivet Cemetery.
No date or publication given.
about August/September, 1913; Mineral County
(Courtesy of Patti McDonald)
Posted October 7, 2010



INSKEEP, Mrs. Margaret Englehardt Wilson

Mrs. Margaret Englehardt Inskeep was born near Danville, Kentucky, July 5, 1830, and died at her home in Moorefield, July 23, 1913, making her 83 years of age. Mrs. Inskeep's maiden name was Wilson and in early life she was married to Joseph Inskeep, a brother of the late A. M. and John W. Inskeep. Her husband preceded her to the grave over 50 years ago. For many years Mrs. Inskeep had been badly afflicted, and during the last few years she lost her eyesight, but she bore all these afflictions as only a true Christian can.
Mineral Daily News, August 8, 1913
(Courtesy of Patti McDonald)
Posted October 7, 2010



INSKEEP, Mrs. Nellie Metz

Nellie M. Inskeep, 90, formerly of Westernport, passed away at her residence at the Villages in Lady Lake, on Thursday, April 21, 2016. Born Feb. 23, 1926, she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Mabel Metz. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Joseph "Pepper" Inskeep, in 2008. She is survived by her son, Gary Inskeep and daughter-in-law, Heike; three granddaughters, Heidi, Hayley and Hyla; and five grandsons. Interment will be in Laurel Hill Cemetery with private family services. Boal Funeral Home, Westernport, was entrusted with the arrangements. Words of comfort may be expressed to the family at boalfh.com
Cumberland Times-News, The (MD) - May 2, 2016
Posted June 11, 2016

IRONS, Mrs. Candace

Mrs. Candace Irons, 64 years old, widow of John Irons, died this morning at her home at Spring Gap, Md., after a brief illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 o'clock Sunday afternoon at Emmanuel Methodist Episcopal Church south. Mrs. Irons is survived by three daughters, Mrs. George H. Knippenburg, Mrs. S. A. Knippenburg and Mrs. C. H. Rice, and three sons, Andrew, Karl and John. Nineteen grandchildren and five great-grandchildren also survive.
Cumberland Evening Times; Cumberland, Allegany Co, Md - April 2, 1926 - pg 9, col 5
(Courtesy of Pat Dailey)
Posted April 25, 2010



IRONS, John W.

John W. Irons, 76 years of age, died at his home, Oldtown Road. He is survived by his widow and six children; Mrs. George H. Knippenberg, Mrs. Stephen Knippenberg, Mrs. Clyde Rice and Andrew, Earl and John Rice(sic). The funeral will take place at 2 o'clock tomorrow from Humbird Chapel.
Cumberland Evening Times; Cumberland, Allegany Co, Md - January 26, 1925 - pg 9, col 2
(Courtesy of Pat Dailey)
Posted April 25, 2010

IRONS, Miss Mary Bernadette/Broadette

Miss Mary Broadette Irons, 41, of 718 LaFayette Ave, died Saturday in Allegany Hospital where she was admitted Tuesday.  A native of Cumberland, Miss Irons had been employed as a cook at the B and O YMCA for 22 years.  She was a daughter of Mrs Agnes Estella (Shields) Irons and the late Silas Irons.  Miss Irons held membership in St Mary's Catholic church.  Besides her mother, she leaves a sister, Mrs Margaret McBee, Pittsburgh and one brother, Joseph Patrick Irons, Cumberland.  The body is at the Scarpelli Funeral Home.  A requiem mass will be celebrated today at 9 a.m. in St Mary's Church.  Interment will be in SS Peter and Paul Cemetery.
Find A Grave Memorial# 150999200
NB: Some records indicate Bernadette as middle name.

Cumberland News; Cumberland, Allegany Co, Md.,Monday, May 14, 1951 - pg 21, col 5
(Courtesy of Pat Dailey)
Posted August 21, 2015

IRONS, Mrs. Stella Agnes Shields

Mrs Stella Agnes (Shields) Irons, 74, of 718 LaFayette Avenue, died yesterday in the Allegany County Infirmary after an illness of five years.  She was the widow of Silas Irons and was a retired cook for the B and O YMCA.  Mrs Irons was a member of St Mary's Catholic church.  Mrs Irons is survived by one son, James Irons, this city, one daughter, Mrs Elmer McBee, Pittsburgh; one sister, Mrs Susan Spicer, this city; two brother, William Shields, this city and Thomas Shields, Grafton, Pa and six grandchildren.  The body is at the Scarpelli Funeral Home.  Interment will be in SS. Peter and Paul Cemetery.
Cumberland Times; Cumberland, Allegany Co, Md.,Sunday, April 27, 1952 - pg 43, col 7
(Courtesy of Pat Dailey)
Posted August 21, 2015

IRVIN, Mrs. Ruth Herring

MEYERSDALE - Mrs. Ruth H. Irvin, 81, of RD 3, Meyersdale, died Tuesday at Meyersdale Community Hospital. Born near Meyersdale, she was a daughter of the late Albert and Mary (Siehl) Herring. Mrs. Irvin was a member of Meyersdale United Methodist Church, United Methodist Women, Golden Age Club and the War Mothers. Surviving are two sons, James, Philadelphia, and William Irvin, of here; a daughter, Mrs. Thelma Bittner, RD 4, Meyersdale; three brothers, Roy (Shad) Herring, Grantsville, and Lee and Ralph Herring, both of here; 10 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. The body is at the Price Funeral Home, where friends will be received today and tomorrow. Services will be conducted there Saturday at 11 a.m. by Rev. Paul Snyder. Burial will be in Union Cemetery.
The Cumberland Evening Times, January 27, 1977
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted February 4, 2012


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