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Mary Ella Wolfe Bannon
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Birth: Sep. 22, 1879
Pottstown
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 5, 1942
West Chester
Chester County
Pennsylvania, USA

Mrs. M. Ella Bannon

Geigertown, April 7 -- Ms. M. Ella (Wolfe) Bannon, 62, former rural Berks school teacher, died in the Chester County Hospital, West Chester. She was a daughter of the late Horace and Emma (Geiger) Wolfe, and was born in Pottstown.

Mrs. Bannon spent her early life in the vicinity of Birdsboro and this place. She taught school for many years at Unionville and Glades School, near Hopewell. Surviving are six children, Catharine, of Reading; Theodore, of East Earl; Clyde, of Pottstown; Forace, of Coatesville;Clara, of Reading, and Chester, U.S. Army, stationed at Camp Blanding, Fla.; nine grandchildren; two brothers, Chester Wolfe, of Paperville, and Hunter, of Kennet Square, and a sister, Mrs. Clara Lykens, of Birdsboro.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 1 p.m. from the Famous Funeral Home, West Chester. Services at 3 p.m. in St. Paul's Methodist Church, this place, the Rev. Levi W. Zerr officiating. Interment will be made in the adjoining cemetery.

Source: Reading Eagle, Reading, PA, April 7, 1942, Pg 20. 
 
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 Parents:
  J Horace Wolf (1851 - 1891)
  Emma A Geiger Wolf (1849 - 1914)
 
 Spouse:
  John Kenney Bannon (1884 - 1960)
 
 Children:
  Theodore Bannon (1907 - 1981)*
  Clyde W Bannon (1909 - 1967)*
  John W Bannon (1912 - 1912)*
  Horace M Bannon (1913 - 2012)*
  Clara K Sockel (1917 - 1992)*
  Eugene R Bannon (1917 - 1917)*
  Melvin Lee Bannon (1921 - 1921)*
 
 Sibling:
  Mary Ella Wolfe Bannon (1879 - 1942)
  Clara E Wolf Lykens (1883 - 1972)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Paul's United Methodist Church Cemetery
Geigertown
Berks County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Glenn Piper
Record added: Nov 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80687654
Mary Ella <i>Wolfe</i> Bannon
Added by: Glenn Piper
 
Mary Ella <i>Wolfe</i> Bannon
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