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Elverdia May "Bertha" Lear Caldwell
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Birth: Sep. 20, 1876
Bolivar
Westmoreland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 11, 1972
Youngstown
Westmoreland County
Pennsylvania, USA

Ligonier, PA: Ligonier Echo, issue of 17 May 1972, p. 16, col. 3

Mrs. Barron D. Caldwell

Mrs. Barron D. (Elverdia Louise) Caldwell, 95, of RD 1, New Florence, died Thursday, May 11, 1972 at the Shawley Nursing Home, Youngstown.

She was born Sept. 20, 1876 in Bolivar, a daughter of the late Benjamin and Margaret (Deemer) Lear.

Preceded in death by her husband and two sons, Alphus and Frank, she is survived by these children; Mrs. Margaret Yaney of Tucson, Ariz.; Marie, David and Homer, all of RD 1, New Florence and Laurence of Brush Valley; 21 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren and several great-great-grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Lulu Newbould and Mrs. Agnes Tantlinger, both of RD 1, Bolivar.

Funeral service was held at the Kenneth A. Stuart Funeral Home, New Florence, Sunday, the Rev. Richard T. Ebel in charge.

Interment followed in Fairfield Cemetery.
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 Parents:
  Benjamin Lear (1853 - 1938)
  Margaret Ann Deemer Lear (1854 - 1915)
 
 Spouse:
  David Barron Caldwell (1875 - 1955)*
 
 Children:
  Frank James Caldwell (1896 - 1965)*
  Marie Bertha Caldwell (1904 - 1983)*
  David Barron Caldwell (1906 - 1976)*
  Stillborn Son Caldwell (1912 - 1912)*
  Homer Lewis Caldwell (1913 - 1976)*
  Lawrence G Caldwell (1916 - 1983)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elverdia May Lear Caldwell (1876 - 1972)
  Samuel Lear (1879 - 1900)*
  Elmer Raymond Lear (1883 - 1962)*
  Susan S. Lear Stephens (1886 - 1939)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

CALDWELL
FATHER | D. BARRON | JAN. 31, 1875 | SEPT. 24, 1955
MOTHER | ELVERDIA M. | SEPT. 20, 1876 | MAY 11, 1972

 
Burial:
West Fairfield Cemetery
Westmoreland County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Michael S. Caldwell
Record added: Feb 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65659273
Elverdia May Bertha <i>Lear</i> Caldwell
Added by: Michael S. Caldwell
 
Elverdia May Bertha <i>Lear</i> Caldwell
Added by: Michael S. Caldwell
 
Elverdia May Bertha <i>Lear</i> Caldwell
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Honoring my great-grandmother.
- Michael S. Caldwell
 Added: Feb. 15, 2011
 
 
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