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Harold E Wirey
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Birth: Jul. 22, 1894
Brown County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jan. 24, 1960
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA

Parents: Charles Wirey and Henrietta Goetz

Siblings: Euna Marie Wirey McKay, Nena May Wirey Long Allen, James Albert Wirey Sr., Lester Wirey, Alta Edelle Wirey Clifton Burton, and Opal Lucille Wirey Miller

Wife: Ethel Barbara Stucker (married 29 Aug 1915 Bartholomew Co., IN)

Children: Glendon Lorraine Wirey True and Jean A. Wirey Pullen McNurney

Obituary #1: Franklin Evening Star 25 Jan 1960
Services Are Set For Harold Wirey

EDINBURG. Harold Wirey, 65, of Edinburgh, died at the Robert Long Hospital in Indianapolis at 3:15 a.m. Sunday following an extended illness.

The Rev. Bruce McClure of Indianapolis will conduct funeral rites in the Mutz Funeral Home here at 2 p.m. Tuesday. Burial will be made in Rest Haven Cemetery. Friends are invited to call at the funeral home.

Mr. Wirey was born in Brown County, July 22, 1894 and was the son of Charles and Henrietta Goetz Wirey. He was married to Ethel Stucker, August 25, 1915.

Retired 10 Years Ago

He was a member of the Edinburg Methodist Church and had been an employee of the Amos-Thompson Corp., here before his retirement ten years ago due to ill health.

He leaves the wife, Ethel Stucker Wirey, of Edinburg ; two daughters, Mrs. Ebert True and Mrs. Charles Pullen Jr. of Edinburg; two granddaughters, Rita Sue True and Janice Kay Pullen; four sisters, Mrs. Nena Allen of Franklin, Mrs. Euna McKay of Long Beach, Cal., Mrs. Edell Burton and Mrs. Lucille Miller of Columbus; two brothers, Lester Wirey of Franklin and James Wirey of Indianapolis.


Obituary #2: Brown County Democrat 28 Jan 1960
HAROLD WIREY

Harold Wirey, 65, formerly of Brown County, died at the Robert Long Hospital in Indianapolis on Sunday, January 24, 1960 after an extended illness.

Mr. Wirey was born in Brown County July 22, 1894, the son of Charles and Henrietta Goetz Wirey. He was united in marriage to Ethel Stucker on August 25, 1915.

He was a member of the Edinburg Methodist Church and had been an employee of the Amos-Thompson Corp. before his retirement ten years ago. He resided in Edinburg.

Survivors with his wife are; two daughters, Mrs. Everet [Ebert] True and Mrs. Charles Pullen, Jr. of Edinburg; two granddaughters; four sisters and two brothers.

Funeral services were held at the Mutz Funeral Home in Edinburg on Tuesday with Rev. Bruce McClure officiating. Burial was in Rest Haven Cemetery.


Obituary #3: Edinburg Daily Courier 25 Jan 1960
Harold Wirey Dies Yesterday At Hospital

Harold Wirey, 65, who has been in failing health for some time, died at 3:15 A.M. yesterday at the Robert Long Hospital, Indianapolis.

Funeral services, to be conducted by the Reverend Bruce McClure, will be held at the Mutz Funeral Home here at 2:00 P.M. tomorrow. Burial will be at Rest Haven Cemetery.

Friends may call at the Funeral Home.

Formerly an employee of Amos-Thompson, Mr. Wirey retired 10 years ago due to illness.

He was born in Brown County July 22, 1894, and was the son of Charles and Henrietta Goetz Wirey.

On August 29, 1915 Mr. Wirey married Ethel Stucker who survives.

Surviving daughters are Mrs. Glendon True and Mrs. Jean Pullen; grandchildren are Rita Sue True and Janice Kay Pullen. All live in Edinburg.

Brothers and sisters are Lester Wirey, Franklin; James Wirey, Indianapolis; Mrs. Edell Burton and Mrs. Lucille Miller, Columbus; Mrs. Euna McKay Long Beach, Mis.; and Mrs. Nena Allen, Franklin.

Mr. Wirey was a member of the Methodist Church.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Wirey (1869 - 1947)
  Henrietta Goetz Wirey (1872 - 1949)
 
 Spouse:
  Ethel Barbara Stucker Wirey (1891 - 1988)
 
 Children:
  Glendon Lorraine Wirey True (1918 - 1989)*
  Jean A Wirey McNurney (1923 - 1992)*
 
 Siblings:
  Harold E Wirey (1894 - 1960)
  Euna Marie Wirey McKay (1895 - 1961)*
  Nena May Wirey Allen (1897 - 1966)*
  James Albert Wirey (1900 - 1983)*
  Lester Wirey (1902 - 1979)*
  Alta Edelle Wirey Clifton Burton (1910 - 1992)*
  Opal Lucile Wirey Miller (1914 - 1989)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rest Haven Cemetery
Edinburgh
Johnson County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Mooney Section E lot 24
 
Created by: Mark E. Wirey
Record added: Jul 28, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20668258
Harold E Wirey
Added by: Mark E. Wirey
 
Harold E Wirey
Added by: Mark E. Wirey
 
Harold E Wirey
Added by: Mark E. Wirey
 
 
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In memory of my Grand-Uncle
- Mark E. Wirey
 Added: Sep. 20, 2011
 
 
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