|Birth: ||Jun. 14, 1854|
|Death: ||Apr. 11, 1925|
B. FRANK BIGLER, LEMOYNE, TEACHER FOR 50 YEARS, DIES
B. Frank Bigler, aged 70, a teacher in the public schools for half a century was found dead in bed at his home in Lemoyne this morning. He had not been ill and death is believed to have been due to heart disease. He retired from teaching more than a year ago.
Mr. Bigler is survived by his widow, Tacy Bigler, three brothers, Jacob, John and Ira, and two sisters, Mrs. Caroline McGranagan and Mrs. Julia Kaufman.
Funeral arrangements have not been made.
Harrisburg Telegraph (Harrisburg, PA), Saturday, April 11, 1925; pg. 1
HOLD FUNERAL FOR RETIRED TEACHER
Lemoyne, April 13. - Funeral services for Benjamin Franklin Bigler, who died at his home, Walnut street (sic), Washington Heights, Saturday morning, were held from the home this afternoon. Burial was made in the Mechanicsburg Cemetery. Surviving are the widow, Mrs. Lacey (sic) Henry Bigler, and the following brothers and sisters: Jacob Bigler, near Andersontown; Ira Bigler, Lemoyne; John Bigler, Shiremanstown; Mrs. Caroline McGranigan, Harrisburg, and Mrs. Susan Kauffman, New Cumberland.
Harrisburg Telegraph (Harrisburg, PA), Monday, April 13, 1925; pg. 17
John Bigler (____ - 1894)
Sarah Wagner Bigler (____ - 1891)
Tacy A. Henry Bigler (1862 - 1944)
Priscilla Bigler (____ - 1900)*
Rebecca Ellen Bigler Weber (____ - 1906)*
Simon Bigler (1835 - 1908)*
Elizabeth A. Bigler Stevens (1841 - 1912)*
Caroline Bigler McGranagan (1843 - 1931)*
Ira S. Bigler (1850 - 1932)*
Benjamin Franklin Bigler (1854 - 1925)
Plot: Section R, Lot 7
Created by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Record added: Feb 16, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105310468