|Birth: ||Jun. 25, 1882|
|Death: ||Sep. 9, 1955|
MARKEL Ė On September 9, 1955, at 8:15 a.m., at the home of her son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Andrew C. Miller, 80 South Main Street, Spring Grove, Lucy Krebs Markel, wife of Robert R. Markel, aged 73 years, 2 months, and 14 days.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral Monday, Sept. 12, at 2 p.m. at the Geiple Funeral Home, Glen Rock. Interment in Stone Church Cemetery.
Friends may call at the Geiple Funeral Home Sunday from 6 to 9 p.m.
The Gazette and Daily, Saturday September 10, 1955
Mrs. Robert R. Markel
Spring Grove Ė Mrs. Lucy Krebs Markel, 73, wife of Robert R. Markel, died yesterday at 8:15 a.m. at the home of her son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Andrew C. Miller, 80 South Main Street, with whom the Markelís have lived the past six years.
Mrs. Markel was ill several years and death was caused by complications. The Markelís formerly lived in the Brodbeck area.
Mrs. Markel was a member of the Lutheran congregation of St. Jacobís and of the Never Weary class of the Sunday school.
Also surviving are eight grandchildren and six great grandchildren; a brother, Lewis F. Krebs, Glen Rock; and three sisters, Mrs. Margaret Black, Williamsport; Mrs. Luther Rinehart, Glen Rock, and Mrs. Silas Rohrbaugh, Hanover.
The funeral will be Monday at 2 p.m. at the Geiple Funeral Home, Glen Rock, with her pastor, Rev. Dr. Kenneth S. Ehrhart, of Jefferson Lutheran charge, officiating, assisted by Rev. George A. Heisey, of Jefferson Reformed charge. Burial will be in St. Jacobís Church Cemetery.
The Gazette and Daily, September 26, 1951
Couples Mark 50th Anniversaries
Hanover Junction - Mr. and Mrs. Charles Meckley, Seven Valleys, and Mr. and Mrs. Robert R. Markel, Spring Grove, recently celebrated their golden wedding anniversaries at an all day outing held at Shaffer's picnic grove, near here.
The couples were married Sept. 1, 1901, in a double wedding ceremony at the Lutheran parsonage, near Glenville, by the late Rev. W. H. Ketterman.
Mrs. Markel is the former Miss Lucy Krebs and Mrs. Meckley is the former Miss Amanda Miller.
The Markels are the parents of two daughters, Mrs. Earl A. Miller, Seven Valleys RD 1, and Mrs. Andrew C. Miller, Spring Grove. They also have eight grandchildren. The Meckleys have one daughter, Mrs. Harry Kessler, York.
Part of the grove was decorated in white and yellow for the occasion. The couples received many gifts, including a basket of 50 yellow rosebuds, orchids and carnations. A chicken corn soup supper was served.
Guests were present from Norfolk, Va.; Canton, Ohio, and Codorus, Manchester, Glen Rock, Seven Valleys, Spring Grove, Red Lion, York, Brodbeck, State College, Williamsport, Hanover, New Oxford and New Freedom.
Attending were: Mr. and Mrs. Charles Meckley, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Markel, Mr. and Mrs. Earl A. Miller, Mr. and Mrs. Andrew C. Miller, John A. Miller, Mr. and Mrs. Eugene E. Miller, Mr. and Mrs. Edward D. Horn and daughter, Elizabeth Ann; Flo Miller, Robert Miller, Mr. and Mrs. William L. Taylor, Barbara Taylor, Lucille E. Miller, Roberta Miller, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Markel, Mr. and Mrs. George Bortner, Mrs. E. R. Markel, Mr. and Mrs. A. P. Markel, Mr. and Mrs. William C. Miller, Mrs. Elizabeth Clapper, Mrs. Hattie M. Kerr, John Krebs, Charlotte Krebs, Mr. and Mrs. Emory Kessler, Mr. and Mrs. Silas Rohrbaugh.
Also, Mrs. Raymond E. Becker, Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Krebs, Mr. and Mrs. Luther Rinehart, Mrs. Margaret C. Black, Mrs. Bruce Thomason, Patricia and Rebecca Thomason, Rev. Dr. and Mrs. Paul D. Yoder, Rev. Dr. and Mrs. K. S. Ehrhart, Fred Hoffacker, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Sprenkle, Mrs. Annie Miller, Mr. and Mrs. Clayton Krebs, Mrs. Hattie Greenplate, Joyce Heindel, Lavere Miller, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Senft, Mrs. Clyde Stauffer, Mr. and Mrs. Lewis A. Walker, Nancy, Patricia and Terry Walker, Mrs. Daniel Gladfelter, Donald Gladfelter, Linda Amspacher, Mr. and Mrs. A. G. Glatfelter.
Also, Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert S. Reever, Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd E. Krebs, Mr. and Mrs. Clinton Krebs, Gloria Krebs, Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Caslow, Mr. and Mrs. Walter A. Miller, Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Manchey, Ross Miller, Mr. and Mrs. Spencer E. Henry, Mrs. George Lau, Mrs. William E. Lau, William Lau, Jr., Edna Senft, Mrs. Robert E. Bortner, Mr. and Mrs. William Myers, Joyce Miller, Mrs. N. O. Raver, Robin Raver, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Myers, Marian and Carol Myers, Donna Kauffman and Delores Miller.
Lewis Frasher Krebs (1856 - 1928)
Leah Caslow Krebs (1856 - 1902)
Robert Rohrbaugh Markel (1878 - 1959)
Llewella Frances Markel Miller (1902 - 1955)*
Kathryn Margaret Markel Miller (1908 - 1994)*
Alice Jane Krebs Kerr (1877 - 1945)*
Mary Magdalena Krebs (1879 - 1882)*
Anna Catharine Krebs Rohrbaugh (1881 - 1937)*
Lucy May Krebs Markel (1882 - 1955)
Jesse Krebs (1884 - 1892)*
Daisy Krebs (1887 - 1892)*
Margaret Krebs Black (1888 - 1972)*
Lizzie Krebs (1890 - 1892)*
Lettie Ellen Krebs Rinehart (1891 - 1961)*
Lewis Franklin Krebs (1894 - 1993)*
Verna Maree Krebs Rohrbaugh (1897 - 1962)*
Saint Jacobs Stone Church Cemetery
Created by: BARRY MILLER
Record added: Oct 19, 2003
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