|Birth: ||Mar. 10, 1892|
|Death: ||Nov. 25, 1959|
New York, USA
FORMER ALTOONA COUPLE DIES IN SENECA FALLS
Two former residents of Altoona, Mr. and Mr. John G. Lupton, died within three hours of each other Wednesday morning at the home of their daughter, Mrs. Samuel Clapper of 99 State St., Seneca Falls, NY.
Mr. Lupton died at 6:30 a.m., and Mrs. Lupton at 9.30 a.m. the latter death being attributed to the shock of the first. The bodies of Mr. and Mrs. Lupton have been returned to Altoona and friends may call at the Lafferty Funeral Home after 7 p.m. today.
Mrs. Rae A. Lupton was born in Altoona March 10, 1892, a daughter of Benjamin and Elsie (Zeigler) Reed. She is survived by the daughter, one grandchild, two great-grandchildren, and two sisters, Mrs. Jerry S. Michaels of Sunbury and Mrs. Andrew W. Love of Pittsburgh.
John G. Lupton was born in West Auckland, England, June 20, 1885, a son of George and Rachel Lupton. In addition to the daughter and great-grandchildren he is survived by a sister, Mrs. William H. McKee, and a half brother, Ernest H. Arrowsmith of the city.
Mr. Lupton retired from the employ of the Great American Tea Company eight years ago and with Mrs. Lupton have moved to Seneca Falls to be near the daughter. Both were members of the Grace Reformed Church while in Altoona.
Altoona PA, Altoona Mirror, Friday, November, 27, 1959, p.52.
LUPTON — Services for Mr. and Mrs. John G. Lupton of Seneca
Falls. N.Y., former Altoonans, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday in the John P. Lafferty Funeral Home by the Rev. Albert N. Wright. Interment in Carson Valley Cemetery. Friends may call after 7 p.m. today at the John P. Lafferty Funeral Home. p. 48.
In 1930 Census: Rae and John G. lived in Altoona with two daughters Evelyn 19, and Helen 17. John was listed as having been born in England.
Evelyn L. Harris d. Oct. 1944 - Carson Valley.
Helen Lupton Clapper d. Dec 1999 - Alt. Mir. 12/12/1999 A7
Benjamin B. Reed (1864 - 1932)
Elsie Catherine Zeigler Reed (1871 - 1956)
John G Lupton (1885 - 1959)*
Evelyn L Lupton Harris (1910 - 1944)*
Helen Marie Lupton Clapper (1912 - 1999)*
Rae A Reed Lupton (1892 - 1959)
Anne Reed Geisinger (1897 - 1988)*
Clara Belle Reed Raup (1899 - 1944)*
Note: Altoona MIrror: 11/27/1959
Carson Valley Cemetery
Plot: PP, B, 9, 4 - Lafferty -56-01 Beside John
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Record added: Oct 06, 2009
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