|Birth: ||Jul. 6, 1910|
|Death: ||Oct. 11, 2003|
Martha J. Hargraves October 11, 2003 Posted: 10/13/2003
Martha Jane Lingertot Hargraves, formerly of the Lee Park section of Hanover Township, died Saturday at Valley Crest Nursing Home, Plains Township. She was born on July 6, 1910 in Pittston, daughter of the late Emil and Elizabeth Jane Davis Lingertot Sr. She attended Lee Park School and Hanover Junior High School. Mrs. Hargraves was a member of St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church, it's Ladies Aide Society and Senior Citizens Club. She also belonged to the Lee Park Towers Center. She was employed by American Tobacco Company for over 30 years, retiring in 1972.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Franklin C. Sr., in 1985; daughter, Dorothy Harrington; brothers, Emil Jr. and Ernest; sisters, Ethel and Dorothy Pearson.
Surviving are sons, George H., Shavertown; Franklin C. Jr., Trailwood; daughter, Mrs. Harry (Elizabeth) Pierson, Lee Park; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Mrs. Mildred Williams, Levittown; Mrs. Elizabeth Roberts, Shavertown; nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held Wednesday at 10:30 from the Kniffen-O'Malley Funeral Home Inc., 465 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre, with services at 11 in St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church, with the Rev. Michael Erickson officiating. Interment will be in Maple Hill Cemetery, Hanover Township. Friends may call Tuesday, 2 to 4 and 7 to 9. Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church Choir Fund or the Altar Flower Fund.
Emil John Lingertot (1887 - 1962)
Elizabeth Jane Davis Lingertot (1885 - 1925)
Franklin C. Hargraves (1902 - 1985)
Martha Jane Lingertot Hargraves (1910 - 2003)
Emil John Lingertot (1913 - 1971)*
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