|Joseph G. Shields|
|Birth: ||Aug. 1, 1920|
|Death: ||Nov. 24, 2000|
Born in Beaver Township, a son of Richard D. & Emma Ruth Thrush Shields.
His named siblings:
Emma Jane Larrimer of Willowick,pa;
and Billy Jim Shields.
He was married on 18 October 1955 to Geraldine States in Punxsutawney.
They were the parents of these children:
He was a lifetime Dairy Farmer.
A member of the Jefferson County Fair Authority for 35 years;the Beaver Grange and pomona Grange;both the State and National Jersey Cattle Club,with a Distinguished Service Award;a member of the Brookville School Board for over 20 years; the Farmers Union Milk Producers Association; a past 4-H Dairy Club leader and a past Jefferson County Agricultural Advisory Board Member; a local Committeeman and Director of Agway.
The McKinney Funreal Home in Brookville was in charge;The Rev. Rob Wilson officiated and burial was made at the family farm in Summerville.
Extracted from the Punxsutawney Spirit dated November 2000.
Richard D. Shields (1893 - 1969)
Emma Ruth Thrush Shields (1898 - 1974)
Joseph G. Shields (1920 - 2000)
William James Shields (1932 - 1932)*
Plot: At the family farm in Summerville
Created by: Marianne
Record added: Apr 25, 2012
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