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Anna Sheaffer Eckels Melester
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Birth: May 11, 1897
New Kingstown
Cumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 4, 1995
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA

Isaac Raymond Melester, 23, son of Arthur and Florence (Brennemur) Melester, born Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, and Anna Sheaffer Eckels, 20, daughter of Samuel and Ella (Cornman) Eckels, born Silver Spring Township, were married 30 March, 1918 at Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. (Source: Marriage License)

Lancaster New Era (PA) - Wednesday, January 4, 1995


Anna E. Melester, 97, of the Mennonite Home, 1520 Harrisburg Pike, died there at 2:30 a.m. today after an illness of several months.

She was the wife of the late I. Raymond Melester, who died in 1970.

Mrs. Melester was a member of the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, American Association of Retired Persons, and the Happy Hours Club.

Born in New Kingston, she was the daughter of the late Samuel E. and Ella E. Corman Eckels.

She is survived by a daughter, Evelyn J., wife of John A. Butz, Landisville; a son, Malcolm T., Ocala, Fla.; five grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. 
Family links: 
  Samuel Edgar Eckels (1854 - 1925)
  Elmira Elizabeth Cornman Eckels (1859 - 1941)
  Isaac Raymond Melester (1894 - 1970)*
  Mabel Bell Eckels Line (1880 - 1967)*
  Nina Tirza Eckels Neusbaum (1886 - 1964)*
  Cleveland Cornman Eckels (1889 - 1907)*
  Anna Sheaffer Eckels Melester (1897 - 1995)
*Calculated relationship
Westminster Memorial Gardens
Cumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section D, Lot 67
Maintained by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Originally Created by: Family Tree Climber
Record added: Dec 30, 2012
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Anna Sheaffer <i>Eckels</i> Melester
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Anna Sheaffer <i>Eckels</i> Melester
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Anna Sheaffer <i>Eckels</i> Melester
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 Added: Sep. 28, 2013

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