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Alva Arter
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Birth: Mar. 26, 1873
Maryland, USA
Death: Sep. 15, 1964
Union Mills
Carroll County
Maryland, USA

Former Littlestown Resident Dies

Alva Arter, 90, formerly of Littlestown, died at the Meadowview Convalescent Home, Union Mills, Tuesday at 4:50 p.m. A son of the late Uriah and Luncinda (Leppo) Arter, he was the last of his family. His wife, Mrs. Lillie M. (Markle) Arter, died in December, 1944.
Surviving are eight children; Edgar L. Arter, Mrs. Carrie Hoff, Mrs. Catherine A. Mayers, Carroll E. and Burnell A., all of Littlestown; Clarence V., Baltimore; Lester V., Cleveland, Ohio; and Walter M. Arter, York; 19 Grandchildren, 39 great grandchildren and nine great great grandchildren also survive.
Mr. Arter was a member of St. Mary's Lutheran Church, Silver Run.
Funeral services wil be conducted Friday afternoon at 2 o'clock from Little's Funeral Home, Littlestown. His pastor, the Rev. Roland A. Ries, will officiate. Interment will be in Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Littlestown.

Obit in The Gettysburg Times, Wednesday, Sept. 16, 1964. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Lillie Alverta Markle Arter (1877 - 1944)*
 
 Children:
  Edgar Leroy Arter (1897 - 1980)*
  Carrie V. Arter Hoff (1899 - 1987)*
  Earl O Arter (1903 - 1949)*
  Carroll E. Arter (1918 - 1994)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Carmel Cemetery
Littlestown
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: pamela crouse
Record added: Jan 17, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46774653
Alva Arter
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Alva Arter
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