|Birth: ||Jul. 14, 1869, Germany|
|Death: ||Apr. 24, 1934|
J. BANNING, OF LAVELLE, DIES OF STROKE
John Banning, 66, a well-known resident of Lavelle, died Tuesday afternoon at 2:20 o'clock at his home.
Mr. Banning was in splendid health up until last Thursday when he suffered a stroke and since then he slowly grew weaker until death claimed him yesterday afternoon.
The funeral will be held Saturday afternoon at 2:00 o'clock. Short services will be held at the home, then the funeral cortege will proceed to the Christ Evangelical Congregational Church, where the services will be continued. The services will be conducted by Rev. William Breckler, pastor of the church. Interment will be made in the Lavelle cemetery.
News of the death of Mr. Banning was received with profound sorrow by his many friends.
John Banning was born in Germany on July 14, 1868. He came to this country when he was five years old. He made his home in Ashland for thirteen years. Later he moved to Lavelle where he spent the remainder of his life.
He was married to Miss Amelia Hepler, of Pitman, in August 1891.
Mr. Banning was employed by the P. & R. C. & I. Co. as blacksmith for the past forty years.
He was a member of the Improved Order of Red Men and a member of the Christ Evangelical Congregational Sunday School of Lavelle.
He is survived by his wife, five sons and three daughters: Charles, of Mowry; Frank and Curtis, of Lavelle; Stanley, of California; Clayton, of Pitman; Mrs. Walter Klinger, Locust Gap; Mrs. Hannah Kleese, of Girardville; and Mrs. John Loraine, of Lavelle. Thirty-three grandchildren and five great grandchildren also survive.
Wednesday, 25 Apr 1934, "Mount Carmel Item" (Mount Carmel, Northumberland Co., PA), p. 4
Amelia Hepler Banning (1870 - 1945)*
Franklin Asher Banning (1893 - 1959)*
Arthur Emerson Banning (1896 - 1915)*
Stanley J Baning (1901 - 1945)*
Clayton L Banning (1908 - 1952)*
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