|Birth: ||Jul. 15, 1887|
|Death: ||May 25, 1952|
Pittsburgh Press, October 3, 1908:
Mayflower street, East End, Thursday evening, October 1, by the Rev. Charles Cheesman, was solemnized the marriage of Miss Mary Catherine Leber, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Herman and Harry Wilton Bigley, son of Mrs. Kathryne Zell Bigley, of Broad street, East End. The bride, who was given away by her father, was beautifully gowned in white net over white silk and a white aigrette in her hair, and carried a cluster of bride's roses. Miss Garnett Bigley, sister of the groom, was bidesmaid and wore white mull over lavender and carried white gladioli and pink roses. Mr. Bigley was attended by his brother, Ralph L. Bigley. Covers were laid for six at the bride's table, which was decorated with white and pink carnations and roses. The guests were limited to friends of the immediate families. The out-of-town guests were Miss Pearl Bartholomew and Miss Blanche Irwin of Philadelphia, who are now being entertained by the parents of the bride. Mr. and Mrs. Bigley will be at home to their friends after October 10 at No. 14 Mayflower street.
His obituary was published in the Pittsburgh Press on May 26, 1952:
Harry W. Bigley
A requiem mass will be sung for Harry W. Bigley, 64, of Mt. Royal Blvd., Allison Park, at 9:30 a. m. Wednesday in St. Ursala's Church, Allison Park.
The brother of Ralph S. Bigley, police sergeant in the traffic division, he was employed by the Thomas Machine Co., Glenshaw.
Mr. Bigley was a member of St. Ursala's Church, the Allison Park Amercan Legion and was a member and past president of the Hampton Township Volunteer Fire Department.
Besides his brother, he leaves his widow, Mrs. Loretta Arthur Bigley, and a sister, Garnette DeShon.
Friends will be received at the Bock Funeral home, 1500 Mt. Royal Blvd., from 2 to 5 p. m. and 7 to 10 p. m. today and tomorrow. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery.
Henry Ellsworth Bigley (1863 - 1940)
Catherine Lucinda Zell Craft (1865 - 1943)
Loretto Arthur Bigley (1889 - 1965)*
Mary Catherine Leber Jennings (1890 - 1957)*
Ramona Iris Bigley Scott (1910 - 1983)*
Edward Charles Bigley (1883 - 1946)*
Garnet Perle Bigley DeShon (1885 - 1971)*
Harry Wilton Bigley (1887 - 1952)
Ralph Samuel Bigley (1892 - 1963)*
Plot: Section R, Plot 13
Created by: Mike Bigley
Record added: Feb 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48062059
Added: Nov. 26, 2010