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John Egbert Barkle, Sr
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Birth: Dec. 24, 1881
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jul. 11, 1934
Orbisonia
Huntingdon County
Pennsylvania, USA

From John Egbert Barkle, SR's obituary:

Mount Union, July 13--John Egbert BARKLE, fomerly of Mount Union, died suddenly at his home in Swarthmore, Pa., July 11, 1934 at 12:30 a.m. He was aged 53 years and was the son of John E. and Mary (STRONG) BARKLE. He was united in marriage with Miss Maud B. VANZANDT, of Orbisonia, in 1903 at Orbisonia. Mr. BARKLE was an employe of the Westinghouse Electric Company and held a responsible position for a number of years. In religious faith he was of the Methodist Church. Surviving are the wife, one son and two daughters, Mrs. Ross MEAHL, of Wilkinsburg, Pa.; Miss Elizabeth and John E. BARKLE, Jr. at home. Also one brother, Ray BARKLE of New York City and the following sisters: Mrs. Beatrice ENYEART, Wilkinsburg, Pa.; Mrs. Benjamin BANCK, Cleveland, Ohio and Mrs. Marcus ALEXANDER, Chicago. The remains were brought to the funeral home of W. Q. Blatt in Orbisonia this Friday afternoon where, upon arrival, services were held. The Rev. R. A. Warner of the Presbyterian Church and the Rev. M.S.Q. Mellott of the Methodist Church officiated. Interment was made in the Orbisonia cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Barkle (1843 - 1902)
  Mary Jane Strong Barkle (1844 - 1914)
 
 Spouse:
  Maude Arabelle VanZandt Barkle (1882 - 1972)*
 
 Children:
  Frances Mary Barkle Meahl (1905 - 1967)*
  Edith Miriam Barkle Ruth (1907 - 1951)*
 
 Sibling:
  John Egbert Barkle (1881 - 1934)
  Paul Raymond Barkle (1882 - 1969)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Orbisonia Cemetery
Orbisonia
Huntingdon County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Mary K. Barkle
Record added: Apr 10, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35733798
John Egbert Barkle, Sr
Added by: Mary K. Barkle
 
John Egbert Barkle, Sr
Added by: Ron
 
 
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I love you, Great Grandpa. Rest in peace.
- Mary K. Barkle
 Added: Apr. 13, 2009
 
 
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