Lima News, OH, Wednesday, May 8, 2002
HARLEY EVERIT LIGHT, 87, of San Benito, Texas, formerly of Continental, died May 5, 2002, at Sun Valley Health Care Center.
He was born Aug. 2, 1914, in Continental to Harley and Mildred Light, who preceded him in death. His wife of 62 years, Alice May Light, died in 1993.
His second wife, Wanda Light, survives in San Benito, Texas.
Mr. Light retired as a major from the Army after more than 30 years, having served in World War II and the Korean and Vietnam wars. He was a member of
Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks Lodge 1889, Harlingen, Texas, was a British Mason and commander of the Power Squadron, Brownsville, Texas. He was a life member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the American Legion.
Survivors also include two sons, Russell Light of Batavia and Michael David Light of Lawton, Okla.; a daughter, Barbara Lee Drake of Switzerland County, Ind.; a sister, Ruth Lois Holbrook of Paw Hura, Nev.; and nine grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.
Memorial services will begin at 2:30 p.m. today at BPOE Lodge 1889, Harlingen, Texas.
Memorial contributions may be made to Elk's Care, c/o BPOE Lodge 1889, Harlingen, Texas.
Arrangements are by Buck Ashcraft Funeral Home, Harlingen, Texas.
I appreciate contributors like you that are right on the ball. That made the memorial page look so much nicer. Hopefully Find A Grave will heed your request. Thanks again.
Added by snm on Sep 11, 2015 3:55 PM
|Beth Bond||Nellie L. Deck|
I bought a 1909 mailed postcard several years ago.
It does not have the sender's name just that they were on an auto trip and the postcard is of a county in Connecticut.
The addressee is Miss Nellie L. Deck
2814 Monroe Street, Toledo, Ohio.
I thought she may be the same Nettie as you have posted here on Find A Grave.
I am hoping she is your ancestress if so I will be glad to mail the post card to you.
I am scanning it in first just the front part as I run a Litchfield County genealogy group on Facebook.
Let me know! Beth
|sjmohr||Jarchow in wrong section|
Three headstones for the Jarchows are identified as being in Section C, whereas the correct section is Section M, Lot 117 (I was there yesterday, and they are indeed, in Section M.
Added by sjmohr on Dec 08, 2014 12:51 PM
Sophia Jarchow is in Section M, Lot 117 (you have her in Section C on her memorial page). I was there Dec. 7, looking for the Jarchow who died in 1881, so I can verify that she is, indeed, in Section M.
Added by sjmohr on Dec 08, 2014 12:45 PM
|Jay C Wood||Spaulding, Dexter & Margaret|
Dexter W. Spaulding: Find A Grave Memorial# 125501034
Margaret Robinson Spaulding: Find A Grave Memorial# 125501065
They were married on 18 Mar 1911 in Erie, PA.
This link will lead you to the Marriage License as recorded at the LDS Family History Library. .
Also, Dexter's WWI Draft Registration Card shows his middle name was "William" and he was a Justice of the Peace and a Machinist.
Dexter is (was?) about a 4th cousin or so of mine.
Thank you for your fine work:
Jay C. Wood
deleted the duplicate.
p.s. Forest records says he is buried at section M, lot 117, row ?, grave 2. Must be a mistake.
Added by ForestC on Jul 30, 2014 5:09 PM
|Scott Hook||Laura Liedel Memorial|
Thank you for connecting Laura to her parents Samuel Deck and Adelia Deck Fuller.
|Scott Hook||Laura Liedel Memorial|
Thank you for connecting Laura Deck Liedel to her first Husband
|Michael Reither||RE: Whitmer / Witmer|
Do you track the John Whitmore side? I believe John Fredrick Witmore was the only child of Rudolph and Mary? Thanks for your assistance.
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