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Clara Elizabeth "Lizzie" Sherry Mowrey
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Birth: May 20, 1877
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec., 1975
Brookville
Jefferson County
Pennsylvania, USA

Clara Elizabeth (Lizzie) Sherry Mowrey of North Findley Street, Punxsutawney, died Sunday, December 21, 1975 at Jefferson Manor in Brookville. She was 98 years of age.

Mrs. Mowrey was born May 20, 1877 in Ringgold township. The daughter of Daniel and Mary Ellen Martz Sherry she was married to the late Michael (Mike) Milton Mowrey.

Siblings of Lizzie:
William Mathias Sherry 1878-1927
m Clara Edna Shaffer
John Benjamin 1882-1951 m Elva Hetrick
Orga Caleslie 1886-1965 m Merl Davis
Ida Lucedia 1888-1959
m Newton Harrison Crisman
Annie Mariah 1884-1912
m Robert Earl Neese
Herbie Leotus 1895-1963
Erbie Liotus 1895-1988
Charles Franklin 1892-1975
m Della Coleman m Edna Kunselman
Melvin Ellis 1890-1967
m Carrie Hinderliter m Edna Mae Snare
Alonzo Elmer 1898-1983 m Maybelle Gahagan
Verda Josephine 1901-1988
m D. Harry Barnett

Surviving are one son, Clarence R. of Punxsutawney and two brothers: Erbie Sherry of Timblin and Alonza Sherry of Kittanning; and two sisters, Verda Barnett of Vandergrift and Grace Shovestall of Tucson, Arizona.

5 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren and
2 great great grandchildren also survive.

Daughter Mary Orga Mowery 1903-1952 married Oliver Paul Shaffer

A lifetime resident of the Punxsutawney area, she was a member of the North Freedom Methodist Church.

Friends were received in the Richard L Fait Funeral Home. The body will lie in state from 12 noon until 1:00 pm Tuesday at the North Freedom Methodist Church where services will be held at 1:00. The Rev. Lee Karns will officiate and interment will follow in North Freedom Cemetery.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Daniel Franklin Sherry (1854 - 1918)
  Mary Ellen Martz Sherry (1858 - 1943)
 
 Spouse:
  Michael Milton Mowrey (1875 - 1943)
 
 Children:
  Clarence R Mowrey (1898 - 1984)*
  Mary Orga Mowrey Shaffer (1903 - 1952)*
 
 Siblings:
  Clara Elizabeth Sherry Mowrey (1877 - 1975)
  William Mathias Sherry (1878 - 1926)*
  Sarah Catherine Sherry Crisman (1880 - 1940)*
  John Benjamin Sherry (1882 - 1951)*
  Annie M Sherry Neese (1884 - 1912)*
  Orga Celeslie Sherry Davis (1886 - 1965)*
  Ida Lucetia Sherry Crisman (1888 - 1959)*
  Melvin Ellis Sherry (1890 - 1967)*
  Charles Franklin Sherry (1892 - 1975)*
  Herbert 'Herbie' Leotus Sherry (1895 - 1963)*
  Irvin Liotus Sherry (1895 - 1988)*
  Alonza Elmer Sherry (1898 - 1983)*
  Verda Josephine Sherry Barnett (1901 - 1988)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
North Freedom United Methodist Church Cemetery
North Freedom
Jefferson County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Dottie Kunselman
Originally Created by: J Rowan
Record added: Sep 10, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29715229
Clara Elizabeth Lizzie <i>Sherry</i> Mowrey
Added by: Dottie Kunselman
 
Clara Elizabeth Lizzie <i>Sherry</i> Mowrey
Added by: J Rowan
 
 
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