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 Esther <I>Pope</I> Rhyde

Esther Pope Rhyde

Fly Creek, Otsego County, New York, USA
Death 22 Feb 1967 (aged 59)
Cooperstown, Otsego County, New York, USA
Burial Fly Creek, Otsego County, New York, USA
Plot Sect. A Lot 545
Memorial ID 100025840 · View Source
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"Mrs. Esther E. Rhyde, aged 59, of Richfield Springs RD 3, a lifelong resident pf the area, died Wednesday morning, February 22, at the Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital in Cooperstown, where she had been a patient for the past two months. Mrs. Rhyde was born October 6, 1907 in Fly Creek Valley, the daughter of Schuyler and Eloise (Jarvis) Pope. She was married to Rufus Rhyde on June 28, 1928. He died August 15, 1954. Since 1959, Mrs. Rhyde had worked at the Thanksgiving Home in Cooperstown. Surviving are three sons, Donald J. of Hamilton, Douglas S. of Richfield Springs RD, and Edward of Richfield Springs; ten grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Harold Vibbard of Edmeston and Mrs. Anthony Hribar of Richfield Springs RD; two brothers, Jarvis Pope of Syracuse and Robert Pope of Caldonia; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, February 24 from the Ingalls Funeral Home in Cooperstown, with the Rev. Albert F. Almstedt, pastor of the First Methodist Church, officiating. Burial will be in Fly Creek Cemetery in the spring. The family will receive their friends at the funeral home on Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. The family requests that those who desire may contribute to the American Cancer Society in her memory." ["The Otsego Farmer & Republican" (Cooperstown, NY), Thurs., Feb. 23, 1967, Page Three]
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  • Find A Grave Memorial 100025840
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Esther Pope Rhyde (6 Oct 1907–22 Feb 1967), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100025840, citing Fly Creek Valley Cemetery, Fly Creek, Otsego County, New York, USA ; Maintained by wienerin (contributor 47693411) .