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Irving Nelson Markel
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Birth: Apr. 11, 1907
Hartwick
Otsego County
New York, USA
Death: Sep. 2, 2000
Cooperstown
Otsego County
New York, USA

SCHENEVUS, NY Mr. Irving Nelson Markel, 93, passed away Saturday, Sept. 2, 2000, at The Meadows.

He was born April 11, 1907, in Hinman Hollow, the son of Irving Hughson and Cora (Edinger) Markel.

On Aug. 20, 1926, he married Esther Estella Bloomer at Lena with the bride's uncle, the Rev. Stanton Potter, officiating. She survives.

He lived in the Cooperstown area all of his life.

He was a dairy farmer most of his life and worked for Green Thumb in his later years.

He was a member of the Toddsville Baptist Church, Red Creek Valley Grange, the Farm Bureau, and was a foster parent for many, many years.

Besides his wife, Esther Markel of The Meadows, he is survived by three daughters and sons-in-law, Cora and Walter Wikoff of Cherry Valley, Ellen and Douglas Coon of Morris and Ann and Norman Morton of Garrattsville; a son and daughter-in-law, Charles and Sandra Markel of Cooperstown; 15 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2000, at 11 a.m. at the Ottman Funeral Home, with the Rev. Bill Lyon officiating. Burial will follow in the Hartwick Cemetery, Hartwick.

Calling hours will be held today, Sept. 5, 2000, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

Contributions in Mr. Markel's memory may be made to the Milford Emergency Squad, Meadows Memorial Fund or the Woodside Hall Memorial Fund.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Ottman Funeral Home, Cherry Valley.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Esther Estella Bloomer Markel (1904 - 2008)*
 
 Children:
  Stephen Irwin Markel (1943 - 1946)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hartwick Village Cemetery
Hartwick
Otsego County
New York, USA
 
Maintained by: Melissa Stickles
Originally Created by: Linda
Record added: Sep 25, 2012
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Irving Nelson Markel
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Irving Nelson Markel
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Irving Nelson Markel
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