|Birth: ||Nov. 29, 1875|
|Death: ||Jan. 14, 1934|
J. PILKINGTON IS TAKEN BY DEATH
NEW RIVER COMPANY MAN DIES AT HOME IN SPRAGUE MONDAY
Jonathan Pilkington, 62 years old, an employee of the New River company, died at his home at Sprague yesterday afternoon shortly after two o'clock. His death was attributed to complications,the result of an illness which kept him an invalid for the past five years.
Funeral services will be conducted by the Rev. W. T. Crisman, rector of St. Stephen's Episcopal church, at the home of his brother, William Pilkington, on North Kanawha street, Tuesday afternoon at 2:30. Burial withe Foster Undertakers in charge will be in Hilltop Cemetery near Oak Hill.
Besides his wife, Mrs. Margaret Pilkington, two sons, Joseph Pilkington, of Mabscott; and Robert Pilkington, of Calloway Heights; and three daughters, Mrs. Mary Wood, of Beckley, Doris Pilkington and Alice Pilkington, both of Sprague, survive. The following brothers and sisters are also living, Thomas Pilkington, Summerfield, Illinois; Robert Pilkington, Belleville, Ill.; Mrs. Bessie Maffett, Cannonsburg, Penn.; Mrs. Ida Fleck, Morgantown; and Mrs. Alice Hagen, Detroit, Mich.
PLANNED FOR TODAY
Funeral services for Jonathan Pilkington who died at his home at Sprague-Sunday afternoon will be conducted by the Rev. W. T. Chrisman, rector of St. Stephen's Episcopal church, at the home of a brother, William Pilkington; on North Kanawha street, this afternoon at 2:30. Burial with Foster Undertakers in charge will be in the Hilltop cemetery near Oak Hill.
The following pallbearers have been announced: Howard Christian, Charles Fisher, Herman Bostick, Ber Mann, William Lay, and Wilbur Wood.
Thomas Pilkington (1841 - 1903)
Elizabeth Trippier Pilkington (1842 - 1911)
Margaret Matthews Pilkington (1884 - 1966)
Martha Pilkington Burton (1863 - 1930)*
Alice Pilkington Hagan (1865 - 1944)*
Hannah Pilkington Hartshorne (1867 - 1933)*
Robert Henry Pilkington (1869 - 1937)*
William Thomas Pilkington (1874 - 1948)*
Jonathan Charles Pilkington (1875 - 1934)
Mary Etta Pilkington Croyle (1877 - 1925)*
Ada Belle Pilkington Fleck (1878 - 1953)*
Bessie Edith Pilkington Maffet (1880 - 1939)*
Bertha Maud Pilkington Klett (1882 - 1914)*
Thomas Milton Pilkington (1885 - 1947)*
Hilltop Union Cemetery
West Virginia, USA
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