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 Bertha Leora <I>Shoemaker</I> Sweeney

Bertha Leora Shoemaker Sweeney

Berrysville, Highland County, Ohio, USA
Death 13 Jan 1964 (aged 89)
Highland County, Ohio, USA
Burial New Market, Highland County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 100118082 · View Source
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Full name: Bertha Shoemaker Vance Sweeney.

Married: John Calvin Vance 7 Oct 1896 - Highland County, Ohio.

Married: George Franklin Sweeney after 1934.

Mrs. Bertha Vance Sweeney, 89, died Sunday at 6:30 A. M. at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Mary M. Walker, Hillboro Rt.2.

She was born near Berrysville on June 21, 1874, the daughter of William and Zora Williams Shoemaker. She was a member of the New Market Baptist Church.

She is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Mary Walker, Hillsboro Rt. 2, Mrs. Zora Landess, Hillsboro Rt 7 and two sons, Orville Vance, Hillsboro, and Willard Vance, Milford; 13 grandchildren and 34 great grandchildren.

Services will be held Wednesday at 2 P. M. at the Rhoads Funeral Home, with Rev. Floyd Bogard officiating and burial following in New Market Baptist Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home after noon Tuesday until time of service.

Source: Press Gazette - Hillsboro, Highland County, Ohio - 01/14/1964.


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