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Ellen Sterner Copenheaver
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Birth: Oct. 26, 1880
Death: Sep. 14, 1964


The Evening Sun, Tuesday September 15, 1964

MRS. JOHN COPENHEAVER

Mrs. Ellen Copenheaver, 83, Hanover R.D. 1, widow of John Copenheaver, died at 6:30 p.m. yesterday at the Hanover General Hospital, where she was admitted last Tuesday. Her husband died in 1946.
Mrs. Copenheaver was a daughter of the late Michael and Caroline Glatfelter Sterner.
She was a member of Jefferson United Brethren Church.
Surviving are six children, John M. Copenheaver, Brodbecks R.D. 1; Walter L. and Paul E. Copenheaver and Mrs. John Beck, Hanover R.D. 1; Ernest E. Copenheaver, York, and Ralph E. Copenheaver, Gettysburg R.D. 1; 21 grandchildren and a sister, Mrs. Leah Hershey, Spring Grove R.D. 1.
Funeral services will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at the Wetzel Funeral Home, Carlisle Street. The Rev. Dr. Kenneth S. Ehrhart, pastor of Jefferson Lutheran Charge, will officiate. Burial will be in Jefferson Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home Wednesday evening.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Michael Sterner (1827 - 1910)
  Caroline Glatfelter Sterner (1841 - 1900)
 
 Spouse:
  John Llewellyn Elnathan Copenheaver (1878 - 1946)
 
 Children:
  John Michael Copenhaver (1905 - 1993)*
  Walter L. Copenhaver (1907 - 1981)*
  Paul E. Copenhaver (1908 - 1968)*
  Ernest E. Copenhaver (1910 - 1969)*
  Ralph E. Copenhaver (1912 - 1980)*
  Blanche R. Copenhaver Beck (1921 - 1987)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Sterner (1853 - 1915)**
  Jeremiah Sterner (1855 - 1931)**
  Reuben Sterner (1863 - 1878)*
  John Wesley Sterner (1865 - 1924)*
  Henry Sterner (1867 - 1868)*
  Malinda Sterner (1868 - 1869)*
  Franklin Sterner (1869 - 1870)*
  Lucy Ann Sterner Werner (1872 - 1955)*
  Lydia Sterner (1874 - 1885)*
  Leah Sterner Hershey (1879 - 1968)*
  Ellen Sterner Copenheaver (1880 - 1964)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Jefferson Cemetery
Jefferson (York County)
York County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: BARRY MILLER
Record added: Aug 21, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6710593
Ellen <i>Sterner</i> Copenheaver
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- BARRY MILLER
 Added: Apr. 14, 2008
 
 
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