Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Bechtels in:
 • Pottstown Cemetery
 • Pottstown
 • Montgomery County
 • Pennsylvania
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Catharine Bucher Bechtel
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Feb. 18, 1836
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jul. 19, 1905
Stowe
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania, USA

from the Daily Pottstown Ledger, Thursday July 20, 1905

Catherine Bechtel, widow of the late Augustus Bechtel, died yesterday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the residence of her daughter, Mrs. Martin Harp. She was aged 69 years, 5 months. The cause of her death was dropsy. The end came suddenly while she was sitting in a chair at the Harp residence. Her husband died 5 years ago.
Deceased was the daughter of the late Henry Bucher and was the mother of twelve children, ten of whom survive: Mrs. George Malsberger, Pottstown; Mrs. Martin Harp, Stowe; Mrs. Irvin Scheffey, Pottstown; Mrs. William Sassaman, Stowe; James Bechtel, Pottstown; John Bechtel, Pottstown; Morris Bechtel, Stowe; Ephraim Bechtel, Kenilworth; Jefferson Bechtel, Stowe; Richard Bechtel, Stowe. Also the following brothers and sisters: Lewis Bucher, Reading; Sebastian Bucher, Niagra Falls; Henry Bucher of Pottstown; Mrs. Sarah Mauger of Pottstown; Mrs. Harry K. Rhoades of Pottstown. The funeral is announced in another column. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Henry Bucher (1809 - 1895)
  Hannah Moser Bucher (1816 - 1852)
 
 Spouse:
  Augustus L. Bechtel (1832 - 1900)
 
 Children:
  Ephraim B. Bechtel (1854 - 1907)*
  Hannah C. Bechtel Malsberger (1856 - 1938)*
  James B. Bechtel (1858 - 1950)*
  Jefferson D. Bechtel (1862 - 1911)*
  John B. Bechtel (1865 - 1914)*
  Sarah Bechtel Harp (1866 - 1944)*
  Emma B. Bechtel Sassaman (1870 - 1922)*
  Lewis Richard Bechtel (1875 - 1927)*
 
 Siblings:
  Catharine Bucher Bechtel (1836 - 1905)
  John M. Bucher (1840 - 1901)*
  Henry M. Bucher (1843 - 1912)*
  Sebastian M. Bucher (1846 - 1924)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pottstown Cemetery
Pottstown
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Janis Tomko
Record added: Aug 12, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11523454
Catharine <i>Bucher</i> Bechtel
Added by: Janis Tomko
 
Catharine <i>Bucher</i> Bechtel
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Lostnfog & son
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Mary Jane Sisk
 Added: Apr. 24, 2010

- Janis Tomko
 Added: Sep. 15, 2005
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service