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Martha Meck Brubaker
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Birth: Dec. 22, 1854
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Mar. 28, 1942
Sarasota County
Florida, USA

Martha Meck Brubaker, 87, widow of the late Benjamin Brubaker, passed away at the home of her daughter, Mrs. P. E. Platt, Sarasota, Fla., March 28, 1942 following an extended illness. Martha Meck was born in Lancaster Co., Pa., Dec. 22, 1854. She was united in marriage to Benjamin Brubaker Dec. 22, 1881. They resided on a farm at Freeport, Ill., until the death of her husband March 31, 1927. She was a faithful member of the Mennonite Church for many years. She is survived by 2 daughters (Mrs. P. E. Platt, Sarasota, Fla., and Mrs. Jacob Gingrich, Vancouver, B. C.), and 1 son (Ralph M. Brubaker, Freeport, Ill.). Four sisters also survive: Mrs. Hettie Herr, Mrs. Mary Kauffman, Mrs. Sue Toute, Miss Emma Meck, all of Lancaster Co., Pa.; also 1 granddaughter, Eleanor Platt of Sarasota. A sister and 3 brothers preceded her in death. The remains were sent to Freeport, Ill., where services were held at the Mennonite Church near Dakota, Ill., on April 1, 1942, by Bro. A. C. Good of Sterling. Interment in the adjoining cemetery.
Gospel Herald - Vol. XXXV, No . 4 - April 23, 1942 
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  Benjamin S. Brubaker (1847 - 1927)*
  Nora B Platt (1895 - 1944)*
*Calculated relationship
Wife of Benjamin S. Brubaker
Freeport Mennonite Church Cemetery
Stephenson County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Karen
Record added: May 21, 2010
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Martha <i>Meck</i> Brubaker
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