Marie Elva Brown

F, d. Died at 1 yr of age
Father*Eber Cameron Brown
Mother*Mary Grace Armer b. 3 Dec 1896, d. 7 Nov 1971
Last Edited24 May 1998
     Marie Elva Brown died Died at 1 yr of age.

Mary Leukana Knott

F, b. 23 September 1900, d. 16 February 1995
Father*John Sproul Knott b. 8 Jun 1855, d. 6 Dec 1935
Mother*Margaretta Clinger Mullen b. 30 Jul 1861, d. 19 Sep 1947
Last Edited15 Mar 2020
     Mary Leukana Knott was born on 23 September 1900 at W Sadsbury Twp, Chester, Pennsylvania. She married Clarence Thomas Armer, son of Joseph Bryson Armer and Emma Elizabeth McCoy, on 22 January 1921 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Mary Leukana Knott died on 16 February 1995 at Quarryvile Presby Home, Quarryville, Pennsylvania, at age 94. She was buried on 19 February 1995 at Sadsbury Friends Cemetery, Christiana, Pennsylvania.1 Mary Leukana Knott Find-a-Grave.com ID # 116341397.
     As of 22 January 1921,her married name was Armer. She and Clarence Thomas Armer appeared on the census of 4 April 1930 at Maple Street, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Clarence & Mary Armer rented the home they lived in for 12.00 mo at time of this census.2 Mary Leukana Knott lived before 16 February 1995 at New Providence, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3

Family

Clarence Thomas Armer b. 3 Jul 1899, d. 2 May 1953
Children

Citations

  1. [S146] Various, Year: 1995; Page: 84;.
  2. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist 6, Dwelling # 66, Family # 72.
  3. [S40] Social Security Deaths, Various, SS Death Index, Various, Listed as last residence.
  4. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif # 32933.

Emily Elizabeth Armer

F, b. 19 June 1921, d. 12 September 2013
Father*Clarence Thomas Armer b. 3 Jul 1899, d. 2 May 1953
Mother*Mary Leukana Knott b. 23 Sep 1900, d. 16 Feb 1995
Last Edited28 Dec 2017
     Emily Elizabeth Armer was born on 19 June 1921 at Parkesburg, Pennsylvania. She married Herbert Swartz Andrew on 27 November 1946 at Grace Luthern Parsonage, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Emily Elizabeth Andrew died on 12 September 2013 at Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 92. Her obit: Emily A. Andrew, 92, of 315 N. Prince St., Lancaster, passed away peacefully, Thursday, September 12, 2013, at Conestoga View. Born in Parkesburg, she was the daughter of the late Clarence T. and Mary Knott Armer. She was the wife of the late Herbert S. Andrew who died in 1988. She was a homemaker and a member of the former St. Andrew United Church of Christ. She was an avid reader and enjoyed spending time with her family.

She is survived by a brother, Clarence T. Armer Jr. of Ephrata; sister-in-law, Helen Armer of Christiana; nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by: a son, Herbert D. Andrew; a brother, William F. Armer; and a sister, Evelyn M. Kachel.

A graveside service will be held on Saturday, September 14, 2013, at Conestoga Memorial Park, 95 Second Lock Rd., Lancaster, at 11:00 AM. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Susquehanna Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired, 244 S. Queen St., Lancaster, PA 17603. Furman Home for Funerals, Leola.1 She was buried on 15 September 2013 at Conestoga Memorial Park, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 Emily Elizabeth Armer Find-a-Grave.com ID # 116991127.
     She appeared on the census of 4 April 1930 at Maple Street, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 As of 27 November 1946,her married name was Andrew. She lived on 19 February 1995 at New Providence, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 She lived on 20 January 2013 at Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4

Family

Herbert Swartz Andrew b. 1920, d. 1988
Child

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Dec 28, 2017.
  2. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist 6, Dwelling # 66, Family # 72.
  3. [S146] Various, Year: 1995; Page: 84; Mother's obituary.
  4. [S22] Lancaster Newspapers
    , Obituary of sister January 22, 2013 issue.

Clarence Thomas Armer Jr

M, b. 27 August 1922, d. 24 December 2017
Father*Clarence Thomas Armer b. 3 Jul 1899, d. 2 May 1953
Mother*Mary Leukana Knott b. 23 Sep 1900, d. 16 Feb 1995
Last Edited28 Dec 2017
     Clarence Thomas Armer Jr and Zelda Troop were divorced. Clarence Thomas Armer Jr was born on 27 August 1922 at Parkesburg, Pennsylvania. He married Zelda Troop on 31 October 1949 at Maryland. Clarence Thomas Armer Jr died on 24 December 2017 at Fairmont Homes, Ephrata, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 95. His obit: Clarence T. Armer, Jr., 95, passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 24, 2017, at Fairmount Homes, Ephrata, PA.

Clarence was born in Parkesburg, PA on August 27, 1922. He was the son of the late Clarence T. Sr. and Mary Knott Armer. He worked as a stone mason for many years and retired as a welder from Goodhart and Sons, Lancaster. He served in the Air Force during World War II in the South Pacific. Clarence enjoyed hunting, fishing and attending local auctions.

Surviving are four daughters, Brenda wife of Wilbur Brundege of New Holland, Lynda wife of Marlin Huss of Ephrata, Donna wife of Robert Snader of Leola, Susan wife of James Shannon of Ephrata; five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a brother and two sisters.

Graveside service will take place at Sadsbury Friends Burial Grounds, 1089 Simmontown Rd., Gap, PA on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. Furman's – Leola.1 He was buried on 2 January 2018 at Sadsbury Friends Burial Grounds, 1089 Simmontown Rd, Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 Clarence Thomas Armer Jr Find-a-Grave.com ID # 186167043.
     He appeared on the census of 4 April 1930 at Maple Street, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 He witnessed the death of Clarence Thomas Armer on 2 May 1953 at at home, N. Bridge St., Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Cause of death was Cancer of the Pancreas and had been ill for 4 months.3 Clarence Thomas Armer Jr lived on 19 February 1995 at Quarryville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 He was a stone mason, and welder for Goodhart & Sons, Lancaster, PA before 2000.1 He lived on 20 January 2013 at New Holland, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5

Family

Zelda Troop

Citations

  1. [S22] Lancaster Newspapers
    , Published Dec 28, 2017.
  2. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist 6, Dwelling # 66, Family # 72.
  3. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif # 44259.
  4. [S146] Various, Year: 1995; Page: 84; Mother's obituary.
  5. [S22] Lancaster Newspapers
    , Obituary of sister January 22, 2013 issue.

William Franklin Armer

M, b. 13 July 1928, d. 11 July 1992
Father*Clarence Thomas Armer b. 3 Jul 1899, d. 2 May 1953
Mother*Mary Leukana Knott b. 23 Sep 1900, d. 16 Feb 1995
Last Edited11 Jan 2015
     William Franklin Armer was born on 13 July 1928 at Christiana, Pennsylvania.1 He married Helen Evelyn Murr, daughter of Greydon Eugene Murr and Thelma Yvonne Reese, on 26 September 1959 at Maryland. William Franklin Armer died on 11 July 1992 at 109 N Bridge St, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 63. Autopsy ordered. His obituary read: William F.Armer, 63, of 109 N.Bridge St., Christiana, died unexpectedly at his home Saturday morning.

Lancaster County coroner Dr.Barry Walp has ordered an autopsy.

He was employed by Pillsbury Co.,Parksburg.

A veteran of the Korean War, he was a member of American Legion Post Number 865, Christiana, and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7418, Gap.

Born in Christiana, Armer was the Son of Mary
Knott Armer,New Providence, and the late Clarence T. Armer Sr.

He was married to Helen E. Murr Armer.

Besides his wife and mother, he is survived by a son, William F. Jr., at home; sisters Emily A. Andrew and Evelyn M. Kachel, both of New Providence; and a brother, Clarence T. Jr., Ouarryville.

Lancaster Intelligencer Journal.2,3 He was buried on 15 July 1992 at Georgetown United Methodist Cemetery, Bart, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Section F, Lot 221.4 William Franklin Armer Find-a-Grave.com ID # 93093938 + full obit.
     He appeared on the census of 4 April 1930 at Maple Street, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.5 He began military service circa 1952 at Korea.2

Family

Helen Evelyn Murr

Citations

  1. [S120] Unknown subject Photo, unknown repository, Photo of tombstone gives year of birth as 1928. Family information gives day and month.
  2. [S13] Various Persons Cemetery Records, E. Sue Gregg, Ronks, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Georgetown United Methodist Cemetery, Visit Sept 9, 2006.
  3. [S146] Various, Year: 1992; Page: 319.
  4. [S102] Georgetown United Methodist Cemetery Records,I,unknown repository,REPOSITORY ADDRESS.
  5. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist 6, Dwelling # 66, Family # 72.

Evelyn May Armer

F, b. 9 March 1930, d. 20 January 2013
Father*Clarence Thomas Armer b. 3 Jul 1899, d. 2 May 1953
Mother*Mary Leukana Knott b. 23 Sep 1900, d. 16 Feb 1995
Last Edited22 Jan 2013
     Evelyn May Armer was born on 9 March 1930 at Christiana, Pennsylvania. She married John Lester Kachel, son of Solomon Kachel and Mary E Herr, on 4 April 1952 at Middle Octorara Presbyterian Church, Quarryville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Evelyn May Armer died on 20 January 2013 at Conestoga View, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 82; Evelyn M. Kachel, age 82 formerly of Quarryville, PA passed away on Sunday, January 20, 2013 at Conestoga View, Lancaster, PA. She was born in Christiana, daughter of the late Clarence T. Sr. and Mary Knott Armer. She was a member of Solanco Bible Church. In the past she had worked at the former Hamilton Watch of Lancaster. She loved going to the beach, music and spending time with friends and family. She is survived by 2 children: Barbara A. wife of Shawn Albright of Quarryville, Thomas L. Kachel of Quarryville, 3 grandchildren: Dana Albright, Christopher & Tanya Kachel, 2 siblings: Emily A. Andrew of Lancaster, Clarence T. Armer, Jr. of New Holland. She was preceded in death by a brother William F. Armer. Graveside service will take place at Sadsbury Friends Burial Grounds, 1089 Simmontown Road, Gap, PA on Thursday, January 24th at 10 a.m. with Pastor James Roland officiating.1 She was buried on 24 January 2013 at Sadsbury Friends Burial Grounds, Gap, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1
     She appeared on the census of 4 April 1930 at Maple Street, Christiana, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 As of 4 April 1952,her married name was Kachel. She lived on 19 February 1995 at New Providence, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3

Family

John Lester Kachel b. 28 Feb 1921, d. 23 Mar 2009

Citations

  1. [S22] Lancaster Newspapers
    , Obituary January 22, 2013 issue.
  2. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Christiana, Dist 6, Dwelling # 66, Family # 72.
  3. [S146] Various, Year: 1995; Page: 84; Mother's obituary.

Herbert Swartz Andrew

M, b. 1920, d. 1988
Last Edited15 Mar 2020
     Herbert Swartz Andrew was born in 1920.1 He married Emily Elizabeth Armer, daughter of Clarence Thomas Armer and Mary Leukana Knott, on 27 November 1946 at Grace Luthern Parsonage, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Herbert Swartz Andrew was buried in 1988 at Conestoga Memorial Park, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He died in 1988.1 Herbert Swartz Andrew Find-a-Grave.com ID # 186301967.
     He witnessed the death of Herbert Donald Andrew on 31 May 1959 at Sadsbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Cause of death was drowning. He fell into creek and struck his head.2

Family

Emily Elizabeth Armer b. 19 Jun 1921, d. 12 Sep 2013
Child

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Dec 28, 2017.
  2. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif # 46357.

Herbert Donald Andrew

M, b. 22 June 1952, d. 31 May 1959
Father*Herbert Swartz Andrew b. 1920, d. 1988
Mother*Emily Elizabeth Armer b. 19 Jun 1921, d. 12 Sep 2013
Last Edited11 Mar 2015
     Herbert Donald Andrew was born on 22 June 1952 at Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He died on 31 May 1959 at Sadsbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 6. Cause of death was drowning. He fell into creek and struck his head.1 He was buried on 3 June 1959 at Conestoga Memorial Park, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif # 46357.

John Lester Kachel

M, b. 28 February 1921, d. 23 March 2009
Father*Solomon Kachel1 b. 6 Sep 1882, d. 19 Feb 1960
Mother*Mary E Herr1 b. 8 Nov 1886, d. 7 Feb 1977
Last Edited10 Jan 2013
John Lester Kachel
     John Lester Kachel was born on 28 February 1921 at Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 He married Evelyn May Armer, daughter of Clarence Thomas Armer and Mary Leukana Knott, on 4 April 1952 at Middle Octorara Presbyterian Church, Quarryville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. John Lester Kachel died on 23 March 2009 at Essey Flory Hospice Center, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 88.2 He was buried on 26 March 2009 at Quarryville Cemetery, Quarryville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; John Lester Kachel, 88, of 41 Newport Ave., Christiana, PA, formerly of Bart, PA, died on Monday, March 23, 2009, at Essa Flory Hospice Center, Lancaster.

John was a self-employed farmer. He had also served as a Bart Township supervisor for 25 years. John was a very active member of the Bart Fire Company for many years.

He enjoyed watching TV Westerns.

John was born in Bart Twp., son of the late Solomon and Mary Herr Kachel.

He is survived by his daughter, Barbara, married to Shawn Albright of Quarryville; son, Thomas L. married to Deborah Kachel of Quarryville; and 3 grandchildren, Christopher and Tanya Kachel, and Dana Albright. He was predeceased by his sister, S. Catherine Kachel.

The Funeral Service will be held at Reynolds Funeral Home, 144 East State Street, Quarryville, PA on Friday, March 27, 2009 at 11:00 A.M. with Pastor James Rohland officiating. The burial will be in Quarryville Cemetery. Visitation will be held at Reynolds Funeral Home on Friday from 10:00-11:00 AM. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Lancaster County, P.O. Box 4125, Lancaster PA 17604.

Lancaster Newpapers, Lancaster PA
March 25, 2009.2 John Lester Kachel Find-a-Grave.com ID # 97941541.2

Family

Evelyn May Armer b. 9 Mar 1930, d. 20 Jan 2013

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 10 2013 for son John Lester Kachel.
  2. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 10 2013.

Charles P Anthony Demerest

M, b. 4 May 1899, d. 23 July 1982
Father*Fredrick Demerest
Mother*Ann Theresa Kreig
Last Edited24 May 1998
     Charles P Anthony Demerest was born on 4 May 1899 at Jersey City, New Jersey. He married Elva Mae Armer, daughter of Joseph Bryson Armer and Emma Elizabeth McCoy, on 22 September 1933 at Hoboken, New Jersey. Charles P Anthony Demerest died on 23 July 1982 at Hackensack, New Jersey, at age 83.

Family

Elva Mae Armer b. 22 Feb 1906

Elmer Lenhart Wagner

M, b. 16 February 1911
Father*Jacob Wagner
Mother*Winifred Heinly
Last Edited8 Feb 2008
     Elmer Lenhart Wagner was born on 16 February 1911 at Parkesburg, Pennsylvania. He married Emily Elizabeth Armer, daughter of Joseph Bryson Armer and Emma Elizabeth McCoy, on 6 September 1930 at Atlantic City, New Jersey.

Family

Emily Elizabeth Armer b. 8 Jul 1912

Michael Howard Feister

M, b. 26 January 1950, d. 18 February 1971
Father*Harold Ross Feister
Mother*Marilyn Louise Reiner
Last Edited2 Feb 2014
     Michael Howard Feister was born on 26 January 1950 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He died on 18 February 1971 at Strasburg, Pennsylvania, at age 21. He was buried on 21 February 1971 at Kinzer Mennonite Cemetery, Kinzer, Pennsylvania.

Kathryn Groff

F, b. 1 August 1898, d. 9 October 1983
Father*Christian J Groff1
Mother*Nettie Mowery1
Last Edited6 Apr 2012
     Kathryn Groff was born on 1 August 1898. She married William T Koch, son of Frank B Koch and Margaret (Maggie) Salome Armer, on 16 February 1922. Kathryn Groff died on 9 October 1983 at age 85. She was buried on 11 October 1983 at Strasburg Cemetery, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
     As of 16 February 1922,her married name was Koch. She and William T Koch appeared on the census of 11 April 1940 at 135 W Main St, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; House number appears to be changed from 43 to 135 W. Main St.2

Family

William T Koch b. 20 Aug 1898, d. 19 Oct 1983
Children

Citations

  1. [S12] Maggie Hoover, Obit in Hoover Scrapbook.
  2. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Strasburg Boro, ED 36-145, Dwelling #107.

Mary K Koch

F, b. 5 April 1924, d. 26 April 2011
Father*William T Koch b. 20 Aug 1898, d. 19 Oct 1983
Mother*Kathryn Groff b. 1 Aug 1898, d. 9 Oct 1983
Last Edited30 Dec 2015
     Mary K Koch was born on 5 April 1924. She married Paul Kenneth Rankin on 16 January 1943. Mary K Rankin died on 26 April 2011 at Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 87. Her obituary read: Mary K. Rankin, 87, of Lancaster and formerly of Strasburg died Tuesday, April 26, 2011 at Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center following a brief illness. She and her husband Paul Kenneth Rankin celebrated 68 years of marriage. Born in Strasburg she was the daughter of the late William T. and Kathryn F. Groff Koch. Mary had been employed by the former Hess's Department Store and then worked as a bookkeeper for the former Bank of Lancaster County, retiring in 1984. She was a member of Bird In Hand United Methodist Church, the Ladies Auxiliary to the former Paul R. Strubel VFW Post #8710, Strasburg, the Order of Eastern Star, James Buchanan Chapter # 315, and a former member of the Strasburg Cemetery Board. Surviving beside her husband Paul are two daughters Barbara Ann wife of Don W. Hertzog of Florence, KY, Susan E. married to John R. Hoffman of Lancaster; three grandchildren, Jeffrey LaVan, Toby Eckman, Melissa Kaylor; five great grandchildren; and a brother John F. married to Martha Myers Koch of New Holland. Mary was preceded in death by a brother William T. Koch, Jr. Funeral services will be held from the Bird In Hand United Methodist Church, 2620 Old Philadelphia Pike, Bird In Hand, PA on Friday, April 29th at 11:00AM with Pastor Robert Bailey officiating. Interment will follow in Strasburg Cemetery. Friends may call at the church on Friday from 10:00AM until the time of service. Reynolds Funeral Home, Quarryville, PA. Arrangements entrusted to Murray A. Miller. To send an online note of condolence please, visit our website at reynoldsfuneralhome.net.

Lancaster Intelligencer Journal/New Era 4/28/2011.1,2 She was buried on 29 April 2011 at Strasburg Cemetery, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 Mary K Koch Find-a-Grave.com ID # 69029718.
     She appeared on the census of 11 April 1940 at 135 W Main St, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3 As of 16 January 1943,her married name was Rankin.

Family

Paul Kenneth Rankin b. 4 Jun 1925, d. 5 Aug 2019

Citations

  1. [S194] Various, Tributes.com record.
  2. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Dec 30 2015.
  3. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Strasburg Boro, ED 36-145, Dwelling #107.

Paul Kenneth Rankin

M, b. 4 June 1925, d. 5 August 2019
Last Edited22 Nov 2019
     Paul Kenneth Rankin was born on 4 June 1925. He married Mary K Koch, daughter of William T Koch and Kathryn Groff, on 16 January 1943. Paul Kenneth Rankin died on 5 August 2019 at Calvary Homes, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 94.1 He was buried on 12 August 2019 at Strasburg Cemetery, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 Paul Kenneth Rankin Find-a-Grave.com ID # 201929092.

Family

Mary K Koch b. 5 Apr 1924, d. 26 Apr 2011

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Nov 22 2019.

Paul B Levon

M, b. 19 May 1934, d. 14 June 1989
Last Edited18 Nov 1999
     Paul B Levon was buried at Linglestown, Pennsylvania. He was born on 19 May 1934. He married Barbara Ann Rankin, daughter of Paul Kenneth Rankin and Mary K Koch, on 27 February 1964. Paul B Levon died on 14 June 1989 at age 55.

Family

Barbara Ann Rankin

Ruth Heisler

F, b. 24 April 1904, d. 3 October 1992
Last Edited6 Apr 2012
     Ruth Heisler was born on 24 April 1904. She married Victor C Koch, son of Frank B Koch and Margaret (Maggie) Salome Armer, on 18 October. Ruth Heisler died on 3 October 1992 at age 88. She was buried on 6 October 1992 at Strasburg Cemetery, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1
     Her married name was Koch. She and Victor C Koch appeared on the census of 11 April 1940 at 137 W Main St, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2

Family

Victor C Koch b. 1 Feb 1900, d. 19 Sep 1985
Children

Citations

  1. [S111] Tombstones, Volume 5 Let These Stones Speak, Strasburg Cemetery.
  2. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Strasburg Boro, ED 36-145, Dwelling #120.

Arlene Ella Koch

F, b. 6 November 1925, d. 20 February 1991
Father*Victor C Koch b. 1 Feb 1900, d. 19 Sep 1985
Mother*Ruth Heisler b. 24 Apr 1904, d. 3 Oct 1992
Last Edited31 Jan 2020
     Arlene Ella Koch and Robert Henry were divorced. Arlene Ella Koch married Robert Henry. Arlene Ella Koch married Harry J Weaver. Arlene Ella Koch married Amos F Breniser, son of Benjamin F Breniser and Georgiana L Erb. Arlene Ella Koch was born on 6 November 1925 at Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1,2 She died on 20 February 1991 at Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 65. Her obit: Arlene E. Breniser, 65, was homemaker

Arlene Ella Koch Breniser, 65, of 26 Ethel Ave., Leola, died at Lancaster General Hospital, Wednesday, after a lengthy illness. She was the wife of the late Amos F. Breniser, who died June 11, 1989.

Born in Lancaster, she was a daughter of Ruth Heisler Koch, of the Quarryville Presbyterian Home, and the late Victor C. Koch. A homemaker, she was a member of the Salem United Church of Christ, Hellers.

Published on February 21, 1991, Intelligencer Journal (Lancaster, PA.)2 She was buried on 23 February 1991 at Hellers Church, Leola, Pennsylvania. Arlene Ella Koch Find-a-Grave.com ID # 57882789.
     Her married name was Breniser. She appeared on the census of 11 April 1940 at 137 W Main St, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1

Family 1

Amos F Breniser b. 20 Oct 1915, d. 11 Jun 1989

Family 2

Harry J Weaver b. 12 Jul 1900, d. 20 Nov 1964

Family 3

Robert Henry

Citations

  1. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Strasburg Boro, ED 36-145, Dwelling #120.
  2. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Apr 5, 2019.

Margaret Ann Koch

F, b. 25 February 1929, d. 17 November 2009
Father*Victor C Koch b. 1 Feb 1900, d. 19 Sep 1985
Mother*Ruth Heisler b. 24 Apr 1904, d. 3 Oct 1992
Last Edited5 Apr 2019
     Margaret Ann Koch was born on 25 February 1929. She married William E Logan on 18 January 1948. Margaret Ann Koch died on 17 November 2009 at age 80.1 She was buried on 20 November 2009 at Strasburg Cemetery, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 Margaret Ann Koch Find-a-Grave.com ID # 79727654.
     She appeared on the census of 11 April 1940 at 137 W Main St, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 She witnessed Class picture of graduating class at Strasburg High School in 1947.
As of 18 January 1948,her married name was Logan.

Family

William E Logan

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Apr 5, 2019.
  2. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Strasburg Boro, ED 36-145, Dwelling #120.

Harry J Weaver

M, b. 12 July 1900, d. 20 November 1964
Last Edited18 Nov 1999
     Harry J Weaver married Arlene Ella Koch, daughter of Victor C Koch and Ruth Heisler. Harry J Weaver was buried at Strasburg Cemetery, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He was born on 12 July 1900. He died on 20 November 1964 at age 64.

Family

Arlene Ella Koch b. 6 Nov 1925, d. 20 Feb 1991

Amos F Breniser

M, b. 20 October 1915, d. 11 June 1989
Father*Benjamin F Breniser1 b. 2 Dec 1895, d. 30 Jan 1953
Mother*Georgiana L Erb1 b. 20 Apr 1895, d. 29 Apr 1963
Last Edited3 Nov 2019
     Amos F Breniser married Arlene Ella Koch, daughter of Victor C Koch and Ruth Heisler. Amos F Breniser married Arlene Mellinger.2 Amos F Breniser was born on 20 October 1915. He married Salome Deshong, daughter of Frazer Deshong and Alta Almina Feister.3 Amos F Breniser died on 11 June 1989 at age 73.4 He was buried on 14 June 1989 at Salem Evangelical Reformed Church, Hellers Church, Leola, Pennsylvania.5 Amos F Breniser Find-a-Grave.com ID # 57882206.
     He appeared on the census of 11 April 1940 at Paradise Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.6 He began military service on 17 November 1942 at Harrisburg, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, Rank: Private, Serial # 33491845.7

Family 1

Arlene Ella Koch b. 6 Nov 1925, d. 20 Feb 1991

Family 2

Salome Deshong b. c 1904
Child

Family 3

Arlene Mellinger b. 1917, d. 1966
Child

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched March 14, 2014 for son Amos Breniser.
  2. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Apr 5, 2019.
  3. [S22] Lancaster Newspapers
    , Obituary of daughter, Lancaster Intelligencer Journal, Monday Jun 14, 2004, page B3.
  4. [S40] Social Security Deaths, Various, SS Death Index, Various, http://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10002/…
  5. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched March 14, 2014.
  6. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Paradise Township, ED 36-131, Dwelling #151.
  7. [S229] Military Service, WW II Army Enlistment, Discovery by MyHeritage May 24, 2017.

Margaret Joyce Kauffman

F, b. 4 October 1927, d. 4 October 1927
Father*Walter Kauffman b. 19 Jul 1903, d. 30 Nov 1991
Mother*Margaret Evelyn Koch b. 20 Sep 1901, d. 10 Aug 1981
Last Edited24 May 1998
     Margaret Joyce Kauffman was buried at Strasburg Cemetery, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She died on 4 October 1927. She was born on 4 October 1927.

Florence P Gochnauer

F, b. 16 November 1909, d. 5 January 1998
Last Edited26 Jan 2015
     Florence P Gochnauer was born on 16 November 1909 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 She married Walter Koch, son of Frank B Koch and Margaret (Maggie) Salome Armer, on 21 October 1933. Florence P Gochnauer died on 5 January 1998 at Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 88.2,1 She was buried on 8 January 1998 at Strasburg Cemetery, Strasburg, Lanacaster, Pennsylvania.3 Florence P Gochnauer Find-a-Grave.com ID # 16999154.
     As of 21 October 1933,her married name was Koch. She and Walter Koch appeared on the census of 11 April 1940 at 214 Miller St, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.4 Florence P Gochnauer lived before 5 January 1998 at Quarryville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Walter Koch b. 14 Sep 1903, d. 8 May 1981
Child

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Jan 26, 2015.
  2. [S111] Tombstones, Volume 5 Let These Stones Speak, Strasburg Cemetery.
  3. [S111] Tombstones, Volume 5 Let These Stones Speak, Strasburg Cemetery C 3-49.
  4. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Strasburg Boro, ED 36-145, Dwelling #284.

Ralph D Lockard

M, b. 1933, d. 28 June 2016
Father*Joseph Clinton Lockard1 b. 11 Feb 1889, d. 10 Dec 1970
Mother*Sarah Keller1 b. 2 Jan 1893, d. 24 Feb 1966
Last Edited16 Sep 2017
     Ralph D Lockard was born in 1933 at Columbia, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He married Betty Jane Koch, daughter of Walter Koch and Florence P Gochnauer, on 18 November 1956. Ralph D Lockard died on 28 June 2016 at Quarryville Presbyterian Retirement Community, Quarryville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. His obit: Ralph D. Lockard, 83, of Strasburg, passed away, Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at Quarryville Presbyterian Retirement Community with his loving family by his side. Born in Columbia, he was the son of the late Joseph C. and Isabel (Keller) Lockard. Ralph was the loving husband of Betty J. (Koch) Lockard for 59 years.

A 1951 graduate of Columbia High School, Ralph worked as a tester for Bendix Corporation for 18 years and then for ISC and Sechan Electronics, Inc.

Ralph loved family time and his grandchildren. He was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church and a former member of Strasburg Lions Club. He enjoyed trains and was a member and volunteer for Friends of the Rail Road Museum of PA, and was named volunteer of the year in 2008. He was a NASCAR fan, especially of Dale Earnhardt, Sr.

Ralph enjoyed history and was very proud that his great-grandfather John Lockard was involved in burning the Columbia-Wrightsville Bridge during the Civil War to stop the Confederate advance.

Surviving in addition to his wife Betty are their three children: Michael S. Lockard of Strasburg, Barbara D., wife of John W. Gaunt of Greenwood, DE, and Douglas A. Lockard, husband of Janet C. of Huntingdon Valley, PA; and their four grandchildren: Richard and Abigail Gaunt and Wesley and Celeste Lockard.

A viewing will take place from 11 am to 12 pm, followed by the funeral at 12 pm, with the Rev. David R. Alderson officiating, on Saturday, July 2, 2016, at Wesley United Methodist Church. Interment in Strasburg Cemetery.1 He was buried on 30 June 2016 at Strasburg Cemetery, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 Ralph D Lockard Find-a-Grave.com ID # 166234862 + full obit and family links.

Family

Betty Jane Koch

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Sept 16, 2017.

Walter F Koch Jr.

M, b. 18 September 1937, d. 13 September 2017
Father*Walter Koch b. 14 Sep 1903, d. 8 May 1981
Mother*Florence P Gochnauer b. 16 Nov 1909, d. 5 Jan 1998
Last Edited16 Sep 2017
     Walter F Koch Jr. was born on 18 September 1937 at Strasburg, Pennsylvania. He married Pearl Louise Mellott, daughter of Lee Mellott and Dorothy Marjory Plantholt, on 3 July 1960 at Wesly UM Church, Strasburg, Pennsylvania. Walter F Koch Jr. died on 13 September 2017 at Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 79. His Obit: Walter F. Koch, Jr., 79, of Quarryville, died unexpectedly at Lancaster General Hospital on Wednesday, September 13, 2017. He was born in Strasburg to the late Walter F., Sr. and Florence Gochenour Koch. Walt celebrated 57 years of marriage with his wife, Pearl Mellott Koch, on July 3rd.

A graduate of Paradise High School, Walt served in the U.S. Air Force Reserves and then active duty in the U.S. Army, stationed in Germany from 1960 to 1962. He owned and operated Koch Plumbing and Heating, Inc., now run by his son Stephen.

Walt was a member of New Providence Church of God. He loved the Lord and his wife and family. Walt enjoyed the outdoors, snowmobiling, 4-wheeling and hunting at his cabin in Potter County. He also enjoyed the Fenwick Island beach house and was especially fond of his historic home and property in Eden Twp. Walt was a member of Washington Lodge #156 F.& A.M.

Surviving besides his wife, Pearl, are their four children, Mark F. Koch, husband of Lori (Hohenwarter) of Manheim, Cindy Koch, wife of Inga Stevens of Wendell, MA, David Koch, husband of Kelly (Huss) of Andover, NY and Stephen Koch, husband of Sue (Clites) of Quarryville; six grandchildren, Derek Koch, husband of Heidi (Smith), Jared Koch, Whitney (Koch), wife of G.J. Frankford, Matthew Koch, husband of Jessica (Roldan), Nicole White and Nathan Koch; four great-grandchildren, Landon White, Tony and Luna Koch and Easton Frankford; and his siblings, Betty, wife of the late Ralph Lockard, Frank Koch, husband of Nancy (Kutz) and Thomas Koch, husband of Linda (Bard).

A viewing will take place on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017 from 1 to 3 PM, followed by the funeral at 3 PM, with Rev. Dwight E. Lefever officiating, at New Providence Church of God. Private interment in Quarryville Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to New Providence Church of God Building Fund (Next), 269 Cinder Road, New Providence, PA 17560.1 He was buried on 16 September 2017 at Quarryville Cemetery, Quarryville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2
     He appeared on the census of 11 April 1940 at 214 Miller St, Strasburg, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.3

Family

Pearl Louise Mellott

Citations

  1. [S22] Lancaster Newspapers
    , Sept 14, 2017 issue.
  2. [S22] Lancaster Newspapers
    , Walter F Koch, Jr obituary, Sept 14, 2017 issue.
  3. [S147] April 1940 Census Records, unknown repository address, Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Strasburg Boro, ED 36-145, Dwelling #284.

Erica Sue Koch

F, b. 21 February 1984, d. 21 February 1984
Father*Frank Melvin Koch
Mother*Nancy Jean Kurtz
Last Edited12 Nov 2007
     Erica Sue Koch died on 21 February 1984. She was born on 21 February 1984. She was buried on 24 February 1984 at Strasburg Cemetery, Strasburg, Lanacaster, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S111] Tombstones, Volume 5 Let These Stones Speak, Strasburg Cemetery.

Bentley Ames

M, b. 26 January 1903, d. 22 September 1970
Last Edited4 Sep 2008
     Bentley Ames was born on 26 January 1903.1 He married Erma Irene Feister, daughter of William Jacob Feister and Rosanna (Annie) Armer. Bentley Ames died on 22 September 1970 at age 67.2,1 He was buried on 25 September 1970 at St John's United Methodist Cemtery, Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Erma Irene Feister b. 13 Mar 1908, d. 13 Nov 2003

Citations

  1. [S13] Various Persons Cemetery Records, E. Sue Gregg, Ronks, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Photo on Findagrave.com.
  2. [S83] Betty Gregg, compiler, "Collection of Clippings and Obituary Info."

Anna Elizabeth Boice

F, b. 23 August 1912, d. 27 January 1995
Father*Rufus H Boice
Mother*Lillie Yoho
Last Edited15 Mar 2014
     Anna Elizabeth Boice was born on 23 August 1912 at Fritztown, Berks, Pennsylvania. She married Wilmer Charles (Bud) Feister, son of William Jacob Feister and Rosanna (Annie) Armer, on 12 September 1931 at St Andrew's Evangelical Church, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Anna Elizabeth Boice died on 27 January 1995 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 82. She was buried on 30 January 1995 at Mellingers Mennonite Cemetery, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 Anna Elizabeth Boice Find-a-Grave.com ID # 78248765.
     She appeared on the census of 5 April 1930 at 618 North Jefferson St, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2

Family

Wilmer Charles (Bud) Feister b. 1 Oct 1909, d. 9 May 1988

Citations

  1. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Researched Feb 20, 2014.
  2. [S66] 1930 Fed Census, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Lancaster City, 6th Ward, Dwelling #74, Family # 79.

Ivan J Clark

M, b. 15 November 1912, d. 5 January 1995
Father*Jesse P Clark b. 30 Dec 1872, d. 7 May 1946
Mother*Elizabeth Groff
Last Edited27 Dec 2016
     Ivan J Clark was born on 15 November 1912 at Salisbury Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He married Rosa Evaline Feister, daughter of William Jacob Feister and Rosanna (Annie) Armer, on 22 April 1939.2 Ivan J Clark died on 5 January 1995 at Mennonite Home, Manheim Twp, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 82.3 He was buried on 8 January 1995 at St John's United Methodist Cemetery, Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 Ivan J Clark Find-a-Grave.com ID # 27302518.
     He was a farmer in Providence Township, retiring in 1981.3 His Social Security Number was 198-30-7653 at Pennsylvania.4

Family

Rosa Evaline Feister b. 20 Apr 1911, d. 25 Feb 1995
Child

Citations

  1. [S40] Social Security Deaths, Various, SS Death Index, Various, Data collected as of Sept 30 2000.
  2. [S13] Various Persons Cemetery Records, E. Sue Gregg, Ronks, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Photo on Findagrave.com.
  3. [S83] Betty Gregg, compiler, "Collection of Clippings and Obituary Info."
  4. [S40] Social Security Deaths, Various, SS Death Index, Various, Data collected as of Sept 30 2000. Death Residence Localities listed as Kinzers, Buyerstown, New Milltown, all of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.

Glenn Robert Miller

M, b. 24 June 1930, d. 4 March 2005
Father*Jay Miller
Mother*Fannie Newswanger
Last Edited11 Apr 2005
     Glenn Robert Miller was born on 24 June 1930 at New Danville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He married Helen Elizabeth Feister, daughter of Wilmer Charles (Bud) Feister and Anna Elizabeth Boice, on 2 September 1950 at St Andrew's Evangelical Church, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Glenn Robert Miller died on 4 March 2005 at Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 74.1 He was buried on 8 March 2005 at Willow Street Mennonite Cemetery, Willow Street, Pennsylvania.1 His funeral was held at High View Chruch of God, 2470 Leaman Road, Ronks, Pennsylvania, on 8 March 2005 Pastor J. Thomas Lefever officiating.1

Family

Helen Elizabeth Feister

Citations

  1. [S30] Newspaper Obit, Lancaster New Era,.