|Death: ||Feb. 9, 1942|
New Holland Clarion, New Holland, Pa.
Friday February 13, 1942, p. 4
George M. Ayers
George M. Ayers, 91, Kinzer, died suddenly at 11 a.m., Monday at the home of his cousin, Harry Ayers, of Earl township. Dr. A. E. Martin, deputy coroner, of this borough, said death was caused by generalized arterio sclerosis. The doctor said Mr. Ayers had been visiting relatives in the section Sunday night and Monday morning walked up a hill to his cousin's house. He said the two men talked for a while and then Mr. Ayers collapsed in a rocking chair. Mr. Ayers who was born in Berks County, was a retired carpenter.
He is survived by a daughter, Leah J., wife of Charles W. Trout, Kinzer, with whom he resided, and three sons, George M., West Chester R6; Howard, Oxford, and Earl, Reading. Twenty grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren and three great great grandchildren also survive.
Funeral services were held from the late home on Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock. Interment was made in the Kinzer Mennonite Cemetery.
*NOTE:Obituary spells his surname as AYERS, while his tombstone is spelled AYRES.
Susanna R. Lowry Ayers (____ - 1890)*
Raymond G. Ayers (1898 - 1909)*
Kinzers Mennonite Cemetery
Created by: Donald E. Trout
Record added: May 04, 2011
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