|Birth: ||Nov. 7, 1838|
|Death: ||Nov. 26, 1913|
Barbara Augsburger, nee Slonecker, was born in Hamilton Co., O., Nov. 7, 1838; died at her home in West Liberty, O., Nov. 26, 1913; aged 75 y. 19 d. In early life she confessed her Savior and united with the Amish Mennonite Church, in which faith she was true to the end. Dec. 6, 1863, she was united in marriage with Jacob S. Augsburger, who died Feb. 3, 1902. Shortly after his death, in order to be in closed touch with those of like faith, she moved to the place of her late home in West Liberty. She lived an exemplary Christian life, manifesting the spirit of her Savior in her kindness to all and practical interest in His cause. Funeral services were held at her late home on Nov. 28 by Bros. A. I. Yoder and J. J. Warye. On the 28th her remains were removed to her former home, Overpeck, Butler Co., O., to be interred by the side of her husband on Monday, Dec. 1.
Published: Gospel Herald - Volume VI, Number 39 - December 25, 1913, page 623, 624
Note: Augsberger Memorial Cemetery (cemetery's current name)
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