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Leah Glatfelter Sheffer Sterner
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Birth: Apr. 8, 1850
Death: Mar. 7, 1928


MRS. JACOB D. STERNER

Mrs. Leah Glatfelter Sterner, wife of Jacob D. Sterner, who has been an invalid the past ten years, died at her home at Hanover Junction, Wednesday evening at 9:30 o'clock. Death followed a sickness of a complication of diseases. She was aged 77 years, 10 months and 29 days.
Besides her husband she leaves two children, Mrs. George Messersmith, Glen Rock R.D., and Charles Sheffer, Hanover Junction; one brother, Peter K. Glatfelter of Neimans, and the following step-children: Mrs. Cora Albright, Glen Rock R.D.; Mrs. Lydia Miller, Glen Rock; Clarence Sterner, Brillhart; Mrs. Rosa Brodbeck, York Haven R.D. 1; Mrs. Ida Grothey, Glen Rock; Mrs. Katie McCleary, Glen Rock R.D.; Mrs. Augusta Pascoe, McSherrystown; Mrs. Minnie Harbold, Spring Grove, and Harry Sterner, Larue.
The funeral will be held on Saturday with short services at her late home at 10 a.m., followed by concluding services in Shaffer's Union church. Interment will be made in the adjoining cemetery. The Rev. W. H. Ehrhart, pastor of the Jefferson Lutheran charge, will officiate and will be assisted by the Rev. Earl E. Redding, United Brethren pastor, of Jefferson.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Glatfelter (1817 - 1881)
  Leah Klinedinst Glatfelter (1816 - 1884)
 
 Spouses:
  Franklin Q. A. Sheffer (1853 - 1892)
  Jacob Deagan Sterner (1856 - 1936)*
 
 Children:
  Lillie Jennette Sheffer Messersmith (1875 - 1963)*
  Charles Henry Sheffer (1879 - 1954)*
  Bertha M Sheffer (1885 - 1901)*
 
 Siblings:
  Caroline Glatfelter Sterner (1841 - 1900)*
  Lewis Klinedinst Glatfelter (1843 - 1916)*
  Charles Klinedinst Glatfelter (1845 - 1918)*
  Sevilla Glatfelter Warner (1846 - 1927)*
  Peter Klinedinst Glatfelter (1848 - 1929)*
  Leah Glatfelter Sheffer Sterner (1850 - 1928)
  Reuben Klinedinst Glatfelter (1851 - 1862)*
  George Klinedinst Glatfelter (1853 - 1922)*
  Ephraim Klinedinst Gladfelter (1856 - 1919)*
  Henry Serramas Glatfelter (1859 - 1924)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Married July 31, 1874
 
Burial:
Shaffers Church Cemetery
Seven Valleys
York County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: BARRY MILLER
Record added: Jun 22, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7605405
Leah <i>Glatfelter</i> Sheffer Sterner
Added by: BARRY MILLER
 
Leah <i>Glatfelter</i> Sheffer Sterner
Added by: BARRY MILLER
 
Leah <i>Glatfelter</i> Sheffer Sterner
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