|Birth: ||Jun. 25, 1882|
|Death: ||Sep. 9, 1955|
The Evening Sun, Friday September 9, 1955
MRS. ROBERT R. MARKEL
Mrs. Lucy Krebs Markel, 73, died today at 8:15 a.m. at the home of her son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Andrew C. Miller, 80 South Main Street, Spring Grove, after an illness of several years.
Surviving are her husband, Robert R. Markel, and a daughter, Mrs. Andrew Miller, with whom she resided; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and three sisters and a brother, Mrs. Margaret Black, Williamsport; Mrs. Luther Rinehart, Glen Rock; Mrs. Silas Rohrbaugh, Hanover, and Lewis F. Krebs, Glen Rock.
Mrs. Markel was a member of the Lutheran congregation of St. Jacob's (Stone) Church and the Never Weary Sunday School Class. She and her husband had resided at their daughter's home in Spring Grove for the past six years.
Funeral services will be conducted Monday at 2 p.m. at the Geiple Funeral Home, Glen Rock. Her pastor, the Rev. Dr. K. S. Ehrhart, will officiate, assisted by the Rev. George A. Heisey, pastor of the Reformed congregation of St. Jacob's. Burial will be in Stone Church Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home Sunday from 6 to 9 p.m.
The Gazette and Daily, September 26, 1951
Couples Mark 50th Anniversaries
Hanover Junction - Mr. and Mrs. Charles Meckley, Seven Valleys, and Mr. and Mrs. Robert R. Markel, Spring Grove, recently celebrated their golden wedding anniversaries at an all day outing held at Shaffer's picnic grove, near here.
The couples were married Sept. 1, 1901, in a double wedding ceremony at the Lutheran parsonage, near Glenville, by the late Rev. W. H. Ketterman.
Mrs. Markel is the former Miss Lucy Krebs and Mrs. Meckley is the former Miss Amanda Miller.
The Markels are the parents of two daughters, Mrs. Earl A. Miller, Seven Valleys RD 1, and Mrs. Andrew C. Miller, Spring Grove. They also have eight grandchildren. The Meckleys have one daughter, Mrs. Harry Kessler, York.
Part of the grove was decorated in white and yellow for the occasion. The couples received many gifts, including a basket of 50 yellow rosebuds, orchids and carnations. A chicken corn soup supper was served.
Guests were present from Norfolk, Va.; Canton, Ohio, and Codorus, Manchester, Glen Rock, Seven Valleys, Spring Grove, Red Lion, York, Brodbeck, State College, Williamsport, Hanover, New Oxford and New Freedom.
Attending were: Mr. and Mrs. Charles Meckley, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Markel, Mr. and Mrs. Earl A. Miller, Mr. and Mrs. Andrew C. Miller, John A. Miller, Mr. and Mrs. Eugene E. Miller, Mr. and Mrs. Edward D. Horn and daughter, Elizabeth Ann; Flo Miller, Robert Miller, Mr. and Mrs. William L. Taylor, Barbara Taylor, Lucille E. Miller, Roberta Miller, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Markel, Mr. and Mrs. George Bortner, Mrs. E. R. Markel, Mr. and Mrs. A. P. Markel, Mr. and Mrs. William C. Miller, Mrs. Elizabeth Clapper, Mrs. Hattie M. Kerr, John Krebs, Charlotte Krebs, Mr. and Mrs. Emory Kessler, Mr. and Mrs. Silas Rohrbaugh.
Also, Mrs. Raymond E. Becker, Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Krebs, Mr. and Mrs. Luther Rinehart, Mrs. Margaret C. Black, Mrs. Bruce Thomason, Patricia and Rebecca Thomason, Rev. Dr. and Mrs. Paul D. Yoder, Rev. Dr. and Mrs. K. S. Ehrhart, Fred Hoffacker, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Sprenkle, Mrs. Annie Miller, Mr. and Mrs. Clayton Krebs, Mrs. Hattie Greenplate, Joyce Heindel, Lavere Miller, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Senft, Mrs. Clyde Stauffer, Mr. and Mrs. Lewis A. Walker, Nancy, Patricia and Terry Walker, Mrs. Daniel Gladfelter, Donald Gladfelter, Linda Amspacher, Mr. and Mrs. A. G. Glatfelter.
Also, Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert S. Reever, Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd E. Krebs, Mr. and Mrs. Clinton Krebs, Gloria Krebs, Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Caslow, Mr. and Mrs. Walter A. Miller, Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Manchey, Ross Miller, Mr. and Mrs. Spencer E. Henry, Mrs. George Lau, Mrs. William E. Lau, William Lau, Jr., Edna Senft, Mrs. Robert E. Bortner, Mr. and Mrs. William Myers, Joyce Miller, Mrs. N. O. Raver, Robin Raver, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Myers, Marian and Carol Myers, Donna Kauffman and Delores Miller.
Lewis Frasher Krebs (1856 - 1928)
Leah Caslow Krebs (1856 - 1902)
Robert Rohrbaugh Markel (1878 - 1959)
Llewella Frances Markel Miller (1902 - 1955)*
Kathryn Margaret Markel Miller (1908 - 1994)*
Alice Jane Krebs Kerr (1877 - 1945)*
Mary Magdalena Krebs (1879 - 1882)*
Anna Catharine Krebs Rohrbaugh (1881 - 1937)*
Lucy Mae Krebs Markel (1882 - 1955)
Jesse Krebs (1884 - 1892)*
Daisy Krebs (1887 - 1892)*
Margaret Krebs Black (1888 - 1972)*
Lizzie Krebs (1890 - 1892)*
Lettie Ellen Krebs Rinehart (1891 - 1961)*
Lewis Franklin Krebs (1894 - 1993)*
Verna Maree Krebs Rohrbaugh (1897 - 1962)*
Saint Jacobs Stone Church Cemetery
Created by: BARRY MILLER
Record added: Oct 19, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8003116