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John Saunders

Devon, England
Death 18 Mar 1917
Dorranceton, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Forty Fort, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA
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Brother of George Saunders.

            DIED AT PARK PLACE
    After a short illness of pneumonia, John Saunders, aged 66, died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Weith Lutz, 115 Park Place, Dorranceton, Sunday afternoon. Mr. Saunders was born in Devonshire, England, and came to this country thirty-one years ago and for the past eighteen years has been resident of Forty Fort. He was a member of the Forty Fort M. E. church. He is survived by his wife and four daughters. Mrs. Lillian Harland. Mrs. Fred Rundle and Mrs. Keith Lutz, of Dorranceton, and Mrs. Fred Adams, of Westmoor. He is also survived by two brother, William, of Luzerne, and Harry, of Forty Fort, and three sisters: Mrs. John Patte, of Rockport, N. Y.; Mrs. Richard Cole, of Bishmill, Devonshire, England, and Mrs. John Harvey, of Redcar, Yorkshire, England. The funeral will be held from the home of his daughter, Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock. Services will be conducted at the residence by Rev. J. F. Warner, pastor of the Forty Fort M. E. church. Interment in Forty Fort cemetery.
(Wilkes-Barre Evening News, 19 Mar 1917)

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