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 Jay Richard Appleby

Jay Richard Appleby

Neelyton, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 9 Oct 1995 (aged 69)
Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Shade Gap, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 100023219 · View Source
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Jay Richard Appleby, 69, of Neelyton, died Monday morning, Oct. 9, 1995, in the Chambersburg Hospital.

Born Jan. 3, 1926, at Neelyton, he was a son of the late Samuel A. and Violet Pearle (Gamble) Appleby. He was married to the former Mary Rebecca Oldham. Mrs. Appleby died June 10, 1984.

Surviving are a son, Jay A. Appleby, of Willow Hill; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Also surviving are a brother, Lindberg Appleby of Chambersburg; two sisters, Alma Fraker of Green Springs and Lawanda June Miller, Oakville; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Three brothers and three sisters preceded him in death.

Mr. Appleby ws of the Protestant faith.

A veteran of World War II, Mr. Appleby served with the U.S. Army's 102nd Infantry Division in Europe and was awarded the Purple Heart for wounds sustained in action. He was a life member of Post 6070, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Newville.

A machine operator, Mr. Appleby was retired from Domestic Pump Co., Shippensburg.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 12, at the Shady Pine Mennonite Church, Willow Hill, with the Rev. Marlin A. Neil and the Rev. Samuel Sollenberger officiating. Interment will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Shade Gap.

Friends may call at the John L. Agett Funeral Home, 18875 Main St., Dry Run, Wednesday, from 7-9 p.m., and at the church Thursday, from 9:30 a.m. until the hour of the services.

The family requests that flowers be omitted. Instead, memorial contributions, in remembrance of Jay Robert Appleby, be given to Metal Township Fire and Ambulance Co., Fannettsburg, Pa. 17221.

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