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William Domer Ake
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Birth: Sep. 25, 1918
Altoona
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 14, 2010
Martinsburg
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA

William D. 'Bill' Ake, 91, of The Village at Morrisons Cove, Martinsburg, formerly of Altoona, Lock Haven, Emporium, PA and Seneca Falls, NY, died Sun., Feb. 14 at the home. He was born in Altoona, to John A. & Myrtle Margaret (Sprenkle) Ake. He married C. Elizabeth 'Betty' Greenleaf Feb. 23, 1941, in Martinsburg. Survived by wife of 69 years; daughter, Constance Rishell (William), South Windsor, CT; son, William G. (Margaret), Mill Hall; 5 grandchildren; 8 gr. grandchildren; brother, James, Huntingdon and sister, Elaine Frazier (Patrick), rural Martinsburg. Pre-deceased by sister, Elizabeth; brother, John Robert and an infant daughter. Bill was a 1935 graduate of Replogle High School, New Enterprise, and attended Juniata College, Huntingdon, majoring in business. He began his career with Sylvania, Altoona, in 1943 as an accountant. Later, he held similar positions in company facilities in Mill Hall, PA, Woburn, MA and Waltham, MA. In 1962 he was named senior systems analyst in Williamsport. In 1963 he was appointed supervisor of cost control in Emporium, PA. He retired in 1986 as controller of manufacturing cost for GTE Sylvania in Seneca Falls, NY, after 43 years of service. Member of Memorial Church of the Brethren, Martinsburg. Private interment, Fairview Cemetery, Martinsburg. Bolger Funeral Home, Martinsburg.

Altoona Mirror, Tues., 2/16/2010 
 
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 Parents:
  John Alvin Ake (1887 - 1978)
  Myrtle Sprenkle Ake (1887 - 1927)
 
 Spouses:
  Cora Elizabeth Greenleaf Ake (1921 - 2013)*
  C. Elizabeth Greenleaf Ake (1921 - 2013)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Lee Ake Schworm (1916 - 1944)*
  William Domer Ake (1918 - 2010)
  John Robert Ake (1922 - 1945)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Martinsburg
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Karen
Originally Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Feb 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48223627
William Domer Ake
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William Domer Ake
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I am very glad we got to talk about the family history. It was fun hearing your stories.
- Karen
 Added: May. 16, 2010
 
 
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