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Ida Elva ""Elva"" Shaeffer Pennington
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Birth: Jun. 19, 1898
Mount Solon
Augusta County
Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 2, 1985
Hanover
York County
Pennsylvania, USA

Elva Ida Shaeffer Pennington, 87, of 431 1/2 Baltimore St., formerly of Falling Waters, W.Va., died at 9:40 am, Friday, Aug. 2, 1985 at her home.

She was the wife of the late Joseph J. Pennington.

Born in Mount Solon, WV., she was the daughter of the late Jacob and Pameliar J. Harman Shaeffer.

She was a member of the Lanes Run Mennonite Church in Clear springs, Md.

Surviving are four sons, Troy Pennington, Falling Waters, W.Va.; Samuel Pennington, Martinsburg, W.Va.; Joseph J. Pennington, Gettysburg RD 5; and Willard N. Pennington, Martinsburg, W.Va; four daughters, Mrs. Leroy Madison, Hernando, Fla.; Bessie Varner, Dry Fork, W.Va.; Elsie Harper, Mount Crawford, Va. and Lula Hamilton, with whom she resided in Hanover, 59 grandchildren; 65 great-grandchildren and a great-great-granddaughter.

The service will be held at 11 am Monday at the McMullen Funeral Home in Bridgewater, Va., with her pastor, the Rev. Orville Martin officiating.

Burial will be in Pennington Cemetery, Harman, W.Va. Friends may call at the funeral home on Sunday from 7 to 9 pm.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Visiting Nurse Association of Hanover, 17331.

The Sauter Funeral Home, Spring Grove is in charge of local arrangements.

The Evening Sun August 3, 1985

Pennington Cemetery (Vinegar Hollow)
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jacob Sheffer (1861 - 1943)
  Palmes Jane Harman Sheffer (1866 - 1947)
 
 Spouse:
  Joseph Joshua Pennington (1898 - 1958)*
 
 Children:
  Ollen Roscoe Shaeffer (1916 - 1924)*
  Odis Daniel Pennington (1919 - 1959)*
  Elsie Pennington Harper (1923 - 2014)*
  Lula Virginia Pennington Hamilton (1924 - 2008)*
  Joshua Junior Pennington (1925 - 1988)*
  Larella Pennington (1927 - 1927)*
  Ardella Pennington (1927 - 1927)*
  Pauline Catherine Pennington (1928 - 1928)*
  Bessie Leona Pennington Varner (1930 - 1997)*
  Annie Margaret Pennington Madison (1931 - 2009)*
  Troy Floyd Homer Pennington (1933 - 2009)*
  Samuel Gordon Pennington (1937 - 2013)*
  Emanuel David Pennington (1939 - 1966)*
 
 Siblings:
  Josie Ann Sheffer Sirk (1884 - 1968)*
  John Henry Sheffer (1886 - 1961)*
  Magnolia Sheffer Back (1891 - 1966)*
  George Harrison Sheffer (1893 - 1968)*
  Charles William Sheffer (1897 - 1976)*
  Ida Elva Shaeffer Pennington (1898 - 1985)
  Jacob Samuel Sheffer (1902 - 1983)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pennington Cemetery (Vinegar Hollow)
Randolph County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Mowery
Record added: Dec 23, 2012
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Ida Elva Elva <i>Shaeffer</i> Pennington
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