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Leah Sterner Hershey
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Birth: Feb. 8, 1879
Death: Apr. 24, 1968


The Evening Sun, Thursday April 25, 1968

Mrs. Wilson Hershey

Mrs. Leah Sterner Hershey, 89, died yesterday at 9 a.m. at the home of her son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer W. Myers, Spring Grove R.D. 1, with whom she resided.
She was a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Michael Sterner and the widow of Wilson C. Hershey.
In addition to her daughter, she is survived by a son, Wilson E. Hershey, Spring Grove R.D. 2; 11 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
The Rev. Joseph W. Seitz, pastor of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Spring Grove, will officiate at the funeral service Friday at 2 p.m. at the Sauter Funeral Home, Spring Grove. Burial will be in Jefferson Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 7 to 9 p.m. today.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Michael Sterner (1827 - 1910)
  Caroline Glatfelter Sterner (1841 - 1900)
 
 Spouse:
  Wilson Cletus Hershey (1873 - 1954)
 
 Children:
  Wilson Emanuel Hershey (1910 - 1993)*
  Alice A. Hershey Myers (1916 - 1996)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Sterner (1853 - 1915)**
  Jeremiah Sterner (1855 - 1931)**
  Sarah Sterner Asper (1856 - 1952)**
  George Sterner (1858 - 1931)**
  Reuben Sterner (1863 - 1878)*
  John Wesley Sterner (1865 - 1924)*
  Henry Sterner (1867 - 1868)*
  Malinda Sterner (1868 - 1869)*
  Franklin Sterner (1869 - 1870)*
  Lucy Ann Sterner Werner (1872 - 1955)*
  Lydia Sterner (1874 - 1885)*
  Leah Sterner Hershey (1879 - 1968)
  Ellen Sterner Copenheaver (1880 - 1964)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Jefferson Cemetery
Jefferson
York County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: BARRY MILLER
Record added: Jun 12, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6503900
Leah <i>Sterner</i> Hershey
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