|Birth: ||Nov. 5, 1878|
|Death: ||Jul. 9, 1959|
The Evening Sun, Friday July 10, 1959
ROBERT R. MARKEL
Robert R. Markel, 80, a retired farmer, died at 7 p.m. yesterday at the home of a son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Andrew C. Miller, Spring Grove R.D. 2, with whom he resided. He was the husband of the late Lucy Krebs Markel.
He was a member of the Lutheran congregation and Sunday School of St. Jacob's (Stone) Church near Glenville. He belonged to Yosemite Tribe 100, Improved Order of Red Men, and Rock Council 54, Patriotic Americans, Glen Rock.
Surviving besides the daughter are eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; a brother, Ammon P. Markel, New Oxford, and two sisters, Mrs. Minnie Myers, Los Angeles, Calif., and Mrs. George Bortner, Glen Rock.
Funeral services will be conducted Monday at 10 a.m. at the Geiple Funeral Home, Glen Rock, by the Rev. Dr. Kenneth S. Ehrhart, his pastor, assisted by the Rev. George A. Heisey, pastor of Jefferson United Church of Christ charge. Burial will be in St. Jacob's Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m.
William Henry Markel (1851 - 1911)
Amelia Castilla Rohrbaugh Markel (1855 - 1915)
Lucy Mae Krebs Markel (1882 - 1955)
Llewella Frances Markel Miller (1902 - 1955)*
Kathryn Margaret Markel Miller (1908 - 1994)*
Elmer R Markel (1874 - 1947)*
Robert Rohrbaugh Markel (1878 - 1959)
Annie Markel Bortner (1891 - 1988)*
Saint Jacobs Stone Church Cemetery
Created by: BARRY MILLER
Record added: Oct 18, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7995638