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Alvin J "'Pebble"" Luhr
Birth: Nov. 13, 1900
Elk County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 11, 1990
Elk County
Pennsylvania, USA

Husband of Caroline Knouse,

Father of Jack, Diane, Mary Linda, and Kathy
Grandfather to Diane's kids.

Brother to GilbertSpider and Henrietta

My Uncle owned.. "The Luhr's Flower Shop" in St.Mary's and had Greenhouses in the Back of the property, with all the flowers and plants used in landscaping. His Brother and Sister where also in the Floral Industry. They where very well known in Elks County.

Uncle Pebble told me as a Kid... "once you get it in your Blood, you will never get it out of your system"...I didn't understand, as a Kid.. until I became a Florist. Just the smiles on the Faces of People, Is Priceless.

He showed me the old days of designing and I showed him the new stuff, like making a poodle, out of flowers. 1970. I loved when he came to NYC for a visit and he took me to all the wholesalers on Fifth Ave.

I really Love My Job. Not to many people can say That.

Thank You Uncle Pebble.


He passed away on Mothers Day Weekend. How Fitting.

The Third Picture is
the Last we have of Uncle Pebble..
with Diane lower left (daughter)
Niece Joan (lower right)
Top Right (Daughter) Mary Linda
and Me (Niece Barb) 1990 at the Nursing Home.




Thank you Dympna (MayoFan)for sponsoring My Uncle's Memorial on his Anniversary in 2009 God Bless You Always
Sponsor



Recorder here by his Niece in NY
Thanks To My Mom (Chris)
she had all these B/W pictures.

For Genealogy purposes only.

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Caroline Knouse Luhr (1915 - 2003)
 
 Children:
  Diane Luhr Glass (1938 - 2014)*
  Katherine Rose Luhr (1951 - 2014)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Marys Cemetery
Saint Marys
Elk County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Floral Designer
Record added: Aug 01, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20723998
Alvin J 'Pebble Luhr
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- Roses♥~
 Added: Jul. 4, 2015
Uncle Pebble
- Floral Designer
 Added: Jul. 4, 2015

- GJ
 Added: Jun. 4, 2015
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