|Birth: ||Dec., 1857|
|Death: ||Sep. 2, 1954|
Sarah Jane Hess was born in December, 1857, in Middleburg District, Carroll County, Maryland, the daughter of Samuel and Elizabeth Correll Hess. In 1882, she married John Samuel Valentine Eyler, son of Henry and Emily Rebecca Valentine Eyler. They were the parents of one daughter, Ruth Naomi Eyler. Sarah Jane passed away on September 2, 1954, in Taneytown, Carroll County, and was buried the 5th in Mountain View Cemetery, Harney, Carroll County, Maryland.
Obituary for Sarah Jane Hess Eyler from the Gettysburg Times of Thursday Evening, September 2, 1954:
"MRS. J. V. EYLER DIES TODAY AT 96. Mrs. Sarah J. Eyler, 96, widow of John V. Eyler, died this morning at 1 o'clock at the home of her son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. W. Edgar Fink, Taneytown Route 2. Mrs. Eyler, who had lived in the Harney section most of her life, was a daughter of the late Samuel and Elizabeth (Correll) Hess. Her husband died 10 years ago. Mrs. Eyler had lived at her daughter's home of the last 15 years. She had been in declining health for the last month. Surviving are the daughter, a granddaughter and five great-grandchildren. Mrs. Eyler was a member of the Harney Lutheran Church and of the Home Department of the Sunday School. Funeral services Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the Fuss Funeral Home in Taneytown, with further services in the Harney Lutheran Church, with her pastor, the Rev. Charles E. Held, pastor, officiating. Interment in the church cemetery. Friends may call Saturday evening from 7 to 9 o'clock at the funeral home."
John Samuel Valentine Eyler (1857 - 1944)
Ruth Naomi Eyler Fink (1897 - 1977)*
Mountain View Cemetery
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