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Joseph G. Shields
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Birth: Aug. 1, 1920
Jefferson County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Nov. 24, 2000
Pittsburgh
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA

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Born in Beaver Township, a son of Richard D. & Emma Ruth Thrush Shields.
His named siblings:
Emma Jane Larrimer of Willowick,pa;
Richard Shields;
and Billy Jim Shields.

He was married on 18 October 1955 to Geraldine States in Punxsutawney.
They were the parents of these children:
Esther;
Marie;
Carol;
Donald Shields.

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.

Source:
Extracted from the Punxsutawney Spirit dated November 2000.

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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Richard D. Shields (1893 - 1969)
  Emma Ruth Thrush Shields (1898 - 1974)
 
 Sibling:
  Joseph G. Shields (1920 - 2000)
  William James Shields (1932 - 1932)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
Plot: At the family farm in Summerville
 
Created by: Marianne
Record added: Apr 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89124178
 

 
 
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