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Amos Webster Dietrich
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Birth: Apr. 22, 1879
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jul. 17, 1940
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA

Cemetery book lists b. 4-22-1879; d. 7-17-1940.

Amos W. Dietrich
Former Grocer, Dies

Amos W. Dietrich, who was in the grocery business in this borough for approximately 16 years, died Wednesday evening at 9 o'clock at St. Joseph Hospital, Lancaster, following an illness which lasted approximately eight weeks. Death was due to a complication of diseases.

Mr. Dietrich, who was sixty one years of age, was as an active member of the Evangelical Congregational Church here and played an important part in the work of the Sunday School. After selling his business here he engaged in the grocery business in Lancaster until forced to retire by his recent Illness.

He is survived by his wife, Mae Winehold Dietrich, and the following brothers and sisters: Mollie, of Lancaster; Andrew, of Philadelphia; Mrs. Harry Herr, Millport; Mrs. John Ludwig, Lebanon, R. D. 2; Madison, of Lititz, R. D. 1.

Funeral services will be held Saturday at 2 P. M., daytlight saving time, in the Spacht Funeral Home, here. Internment will be made in the Groffdale Mennonite
Cemetery. Friends may call at Spacht's Funeral Home Friday from 7 to 9 P. M.

Obituary was published Thursday, 18 Jul 1940 in The Lititz Record, Pa newspaper. The scanned copy in the computer is listed for 25 Jul 1940. 
Family links: 
  James Madison Dietrich (1847 - 1925)
  Lydia Ann Smith Dietrich (1850 - 1934)
  Mae Carpenter Weinhold Dietrich (1878 - 1953)*
  George S Dietrich (1870 - 1870)*
  Andrew Jackson Dietrich (1875 - 1958)*
  Margaret Elizabeth Dietrich Herr (1876 - 1948)*
  Amos Webster Dietrich (1879 - 1940)
  James Madison Dietrich (1891 - 1977)*
*Calculated relationship
Groffdale Mennonite Brick Church Cemetery
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Old Section Row 5 Stone 29
Maintained by: Bob Cook
Originally Created by: Dana Dancy
Record added: Jun 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71543049
Amos Webster Dietrich
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Amos Webster Dietrich
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