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Mary Scott Aber Reitz
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Birth: Nov. 26, 1857
Washington County
Ohio, USA
Death: Apr. 26, 1923
Coolspring
Jefferson County
Pennsylvania, USA

Mary Scott Abner is the daughter of John Garvey Aber and Olive Sherman. She married first to Louis Calvin Nolf; second to Samuel Reitz.

Transcribed obituary from JoAnne Shively; Punxsutawney Spirit dated May 1, 1923:
Mrs. Mary Scott Reitz
Laid to Rest Sunday
One of Most Esteemed Residents of County Paid Respect of Community
Funeral Services for Mrs. Mary Scott Reitz, who died at her home in Coolspring April 26, were held Sunday, April 29, and interment made in St. Paul Community cemetery. Mrs. Reitz was 65 years and 5 months of age at the time of her demise, caused by apoplexy, after an illness of one year.
The deceased was born in Washington County, 0., November 26, 1845 (sic: 1857), a daughter of John G. and Olive Sherman Aber. She was married on December 26, 1887 to Samuel Reitz, of Cool Spring and had lived most of her life in that town. She was a member of the United Evangelical church and was one of the most highly esteemed women in this county. Her death has caused deep regret.
She is survived by the following children: Charles B. Nolf, of Homer City; Mrs. Nora G. (sic) Burkett at home; John C. Nolf, of Youngstown, 0.; Sigworth Reitz, of Coolspring; Mrs. Della L. Siverling, of Mayport; Mrs. Ida McMann, of Reynoldsville and Janos (sic: James) Reitz, Of Coolspring. The following brothers and sisters also survive: John Aber; and U. A. Aber, of Coolspring; Thomas Aber, Mrs. Alice Haag, and Mrs. Lot R. Jordan, of Oliveburg, and George Aber, of Ohio.

Her children from obituary:
Charles Birdie Nolf, s/o and Mary Aber and first husband Louis Nolf
Nora Bell Burkett (nee Nolf), d/o and Mary Aber and Louis Nolf
John C. Nolf, s/o Mary Aber and Louis Nolf
Sigworth Reitz, s/o Mary Aber and 2nd husband Samuel Reitz
Step-children:
Della L. Siverling (nee Reitz), d/o Samuel Reitz and first wife Susanna Stahlman
Ida Ellen McMann, d/o Samuel Reitz and Susanna Stahlman
James Monroe Reitz, s/o Samuel Reitz and Susanna Stahlman

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October 28, 2013
From Chris Orris, FindAGrave member 48260240:
The general problem they reported is:
I searched the entire cemetery and could not find the grave.
They also reported, specifically:
I've looked at all of my pictures and I revisited the Cemetery today, and I can not locate the tombstone.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Garvey Aber (1831 - 1910)
 
 Spouse:
  Samuel Sigworth Reitz (1853 - 1921)
 
 Children:
  Nora Bell Nolf Reitz (1876 - 1947)*
 
 Siblings:
  Olive Aber*
  Edna Aber (____ - 1891)*
  Mary Scott Aber Reitz (1857 - 1923)
  Joseph Aber (1861 - 1931)*
  Lawrence R. Aber (1863 - 1914)*
  Maggie Aber (1865 - 1865)*
  George W. Aber (1867 - 1949)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Pauls Lutheran Cemetery
Coolspring
Jefferson County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Beverly Osman Morris
Record added: Feb 19, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48357252
 

~May you rest in heavenly peace~ - Beverly Morris
- http://osman.tribalpages.com
 Added: Feb. 19, 2010
 
 
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