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Emma Gertrude Geisler Ferguson
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Birth: May 2, 1912
Altoona
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 7, 2009
Altoona
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA

E. Gertrude Ferguson, 97, formerly of Blair Tower, died Wednesday morning at Valley View Home. She had resided at Blair Tower for 19 years. She was born in Altoona, daughter of John G. Jr. and Bertha Mae (Estright) Geisler. She married Marvin B. Ferguson Oct. 12, 1937, in Altoona and he died Oct. 9, 1955. Surviving are four children: Howard R. "Bob" and wife, Tish, of Amherst, OH, Ronald M. and wife, Linda, of Altoona, Karen E. Neely and husband, Marlin, of Brownsburg, IN, and Larry T. and wife, Marie, of Marlton, NJ; 11 grandchildren: Dave Ferguson, Lori Baker, Tracey Dobbins, Gary Ferguson, Rick Ferguson, Sherri Whitman, Terry Ferguson, Michelle Neely, Eric Neely, Michael Ferguson and Matt Ferguson; and 13 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by brother, Raymond Geisler; and three sisters: Margaret Flory, Kathryn Smith and Nettie Brown. Gertrude was a lifelong member of Bethany Lutheran Church, Altoona. She enjoyed reading mysteries and building puzzles. Friends will be received from 4-7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 9, 2009, and 9-10 a.m. Sat., Oct. 10, 2009, at Myers-Somers Funeral Home, 501 Sixth Ave., Altoona, where a funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, the Rev. Betty E. Landis officiating. Interment, Alto-Reste Park Cemetery.

Altoona Mirror, Thurs., 10/8/2009 
 
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 Parents:
  John George Geisler (1875 - 1929)
  Bertha May Estright Geisler (1877 - 1959)
 
 Spouse:
  Marvin B Ferguson (1916 - 1955)
 
 Sibling:
  Raymond George Geisler (1910 - 1962)*
  Emma Gertrude Geisler Ferguson (1912 - 2009)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Alto Reste Burial Park
Altoona
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Oct 08, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42849269
Emma Gertrude <i>Geisler</i> Ferguson
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Emma Gertrude <i>Geisler</i> Ferguson
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I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. Second Timothy 4:7
- Bethany Lutheran Church
 Added: Oct. 19, 2015
Emma's second great grandparents and my fourth great are of the same. Patrick Willis Estrick and unknown wife.
- Warren Eastright
 Added: Oct. 13, 2009
 
 
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