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Galen W Bear
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Birth: 1909
Carlisle
Cumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jun. 20, 1997
Carlisle
Cumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA

Sentinel, The (Carlisle, PA) - Sunday, June 22, 1997

Services for Galen W. Bear, 87, of Green Ridge Village, Newville and formerly of Carlisle, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in the Hoffman-Roth Funeral Home, 219 N. Hanover St., Carlisle.

He died Friday, June 20, 1997 in the Carlisle Hospital.

Born Oct. 9, 1909 in Carlisle, he was the son of the late George W. and Alice Stouffer Bear and the widower of Edith Stafford Bear.

Mr. Bear was the former owner/operator of Bear's Greenhouses, Carlisle; and was retired superintendent of Grounds and Buildings at the Carlisle Hospital.

He was a member and elder of Second Presbyterian Church, Carlisle.

Surviving are two sons, Galen W. of Camp Hill and Dr. Edward S. of Kingfield, Maine; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

The Rev. John L. Larson and the Rev. Barton Leach will officiate Wednesday's service. Burial will be in Plainfield Church of God Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  George W. Bear (1865 - 1938)
  Alice S. Stoner Bear (1873 - 1949)
 
 Spouse:
  Edith Stafford Bear (1910 - 1991)*
 
 Siblings:
  Christie S Bear (1894 - 1894)*
  John H Bear (1895 - 1976)*
  Jacob S Bear (1897 - 1973)*
  Mary Bear (1903 - 1903)*
  Henry S. Bear (1904 - 1934)*
  Isabelle Bear (1907 - 1907)*
  Galen W Bear (1909 - 1997)
  Ruth Bear (1915 - 1915)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Plainfield Church of God Cemetery
Plainfield
Cumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section D1
 
Created by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Record added: Jan 03, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 82894859
Galen W Bear
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