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Harrison Neal "Harry" Rager
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Birth: May 15, 1860
Indiana County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 13, 1933
Derry
Westmoreland County
Pennsylvania, USA

Son of Absolum RAGER and Jane CUNNINGHAM. Husband of Lydia D. MORTON.

Obituary:
Lobar pneumonia was the cause of the demise at 2:30 a.m. yesterday of Harry N. Rager, at his home on Keeling Avenue, Elmadale, Derry. He had been ill since July 24th. At the time of his death he was aged 73 years, 2 months and 28 days. He was born in Indiana County, May 15, 1860, a son of Absalom and Jane Cunningham Rager. He has resided in Derry for over forty years. He served as constable some years ago. He had been employed at the Derry works of the Westinghouse Company, until three years ago, when he retired. Surviving are the widow, Mrs. Lyda Morton Rager, the three daughters, Mrs. Craig W. Penrose, of McKees Rocks; Mrs. B.F. Woods, of Derry and Mrs. W.M. Ankney, of Latrobe; and four sons, W. Owen, of Blairsville; Robert M., of Cleveland, Ohio; H. Lisle, of Derry Township; and Carl, at home. Twenty-eight grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren also survive. Funeral services will be held from his late residence, on Wednesday afternoon with the Rev. F.J. Aparling, in charge. Interment will follow in Derry Cemetery.
Latrobe Bulletin
Latrobe, Westmoreland Co., PA
Monday, 14 August 1933, page 5 
 
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 Parents:
  Absalom Rager (1821 - 1891)
 
 Spouse:
  Lydia Morton Rager (1862 - 1933)*
 
 Children:
  William Owen Rager (1883 - 1958)*
  Robert Marlin Rager (1885 - 1933)*
  Nellie Gertrude Rager Penrose (1890 - 1973)*
  Harry Lisle Rager (1892 - 1942)*
  Louisabelle Rager Ankney (1897 - 1960)*
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Rager (1843 - 1883)*
  William A Rager (1845 - 1901)*
  Sarah Jane Rager Uncapher (1847 - 1886)*
  Harrison Neal Rager (1860 - 1933)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Coles Cemetery
Derry
Westmoreland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section E, Lot 64
GPS (lat/lon): 40.34238, -79.30166
 
Created by: Kathryn Doyle
Record added: Jul 12, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14903941
Harrison Neal Harry Rager
Added by: Kathryn Doyle
 
Harrison Neal Harry Rager
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Rest in peace.
- Kathryn Doyle
 Added: May. 28, 2012
 
 
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