|Birth: ||Jul. 5, 1909|
|Death: ||Aug. 13, 1984|
Valley Independent (Monessen, PA) Aug 14, 1984
Ralph Mason of Eighty Four R.D.1, Somerset Township, formerly of Ellsworth, died Monday, Aug 13, 1984, at 9:55 p.m. in Washington Hospital following a lingering illness. He was 75.
Born July 5, 1909, he was a son of the late Peter and Elizabeth Davis Mason.
Mr. Mason was a lifelong resident of the Ellsworth area, a member of the First United Presbyterian Church of Bentleyville, the Ellsworth Volunteer Fire Department and the Lithuanian Club of Bentleyville.
A retired coal miner, Mr. Mason was emplyed by the Bethlehem Mines Corp., Ellsworth Division. He was a member of United Mine Workers Local Union 1197 of Cokeburg.
On June 28, 1937, he married Leona Dawson, who preceded his in death on Nov 23, 1977.
Surviving are one daughter, Mrs. Edwin (Mary Lou) Rizor of Eighty Four R.D.1, with whom he made his home; a granddaughter, Mrs. Darrel (Monica) Anderson of Farnham, VA; a grandson, Eddie Rizor Jr. of Eighty Four R.D.1 and three nieces.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Richard Mason on March 11, 1961. Mr. Mason was the last suriviing member of his immediate family.
Friends are being received from 7 to 0 p.m. today and on Wednesday from noon to 4 p.m. and 7 to 0 p.m. at the Kenneth V. Thompson Funeral Home, 809 Main St., Bentleyville.
Leona Dawson Mason (1912 - 1977)*
Plot: Pump section # 286 A
Created by: Debbie Day
Record added: May 23, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90627387