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Ruth Margaret Pryor
Birth: May 23, 1916
Highfield
Washington County
Maryland, USA
Death: Aug. 11, 1942
Baltimore
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA

Mother of Anna Shirrell Keane Humbert and Chester Dallan Keane.

The married of Steven Joseph Keane ended in divorce.

OBITUARY :
COUNTY WOMAN IS DROWNED.

Margaret R. Pryor, Former­ly Of Highfield, Had Been In Ill Health.

Margaret Ruth Pryor, 25, former­ly of Highfield, was drowned Tues­day in the harbor near the Glenn L. Martin plant in Baltimore where she had been employed as a riveter in the wing plant.

Miss Pryor had been in ill health and worried considerably over an operation she was to undergo yes­terday.

She was born at Highfield, the daughter of Hamilton and Mar­garet Fitz Pryor. Most of her life was lived at Highfield and for the last three years had lived in Baltimore. She was a member of the Bethel Church of God.

She is survived by two children of a former marriage: Sherrill Keane, of Lantz, Md. and Chester Keane of Baltimore, Md.; also her parents, and these brothers and sisters, Mrs. John Brown, Lantz; Mrs. Mervin Cooper, and Mrs. Law­rence Hershberger, of Hagerstown; Chester of Arlington, Va.; Robert, Jean, Staunton and Lindy at home.

The funeral will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at the home of her parents with services at 10:30 a. m. in the Bethel Church of God in charge of the Rev. F. P. Brose. Burial will be made in Bethel cemetery.

Source : The Daily Mail Newspaper - Hagerstown, Washington Co., Maryland - Thursday, August 13, 1942
 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Hamilton Pryor (1888 - 1968)
  Margaret Anna Fitz Pryor (1890 - 1969)
 
 Spouse:
  Steven Joseph Keane (1907 - 1967)
 
 Children:
  Anna Sherrill Keane Humbert (1936 - 2003)*
  Chester Dallan Keane (1938 - 1945)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Pryor (____ - 1929)*
  Amanda M Pryor Brown (1909 - 1975)*
  Mary E. Pryor (1910 - 1932)*
  Chester Fitz Pryor (1913 - 2000)*
  Ruth Margaret Pryor (1916 - 1942)
  Marcella E. Pryor Hershberger (1918 - 2006)*
  Dorothy Jean Pryor Brown (1931 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Germantown Bethel Cemetery
Cascade
Frederick County
Maryland, USA
 
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Record added: Dec 15, 2006
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