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Maria Bennett Blakemore

New Castle, Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 1 Sep 1927 (aged 74)
Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial New Castle, Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 101029703 · View Source
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Thursday, September 1, 1927
New Castle News

Mrs. Maria Bennett Blakemore aged 74, widow of John Blakemore died at 11 a.m. Thursday, September 1 at her home on Prospect street South New Castle Boro, after an illnesss. She was one of the pioneer residents of this city and well known in a wide circle of friends. She was born January 7, 1853 in this city, the daughter of John and Jeannette Fobes Bennett. She was a member of the Wesleyan Methodist church.

She leaves the following daughters and sons: Mrs. Homer Fairbanks, Mrs. Mary Kurtz, Mrs. Lula Lehberger, and Mrs. Verna Welker, all of this city, Russell E. Robinson of Woodlawn, Pa., and James Robinson at home. She also leaves the following sisters, Mrs. Laura Graham and Mrs. Franc Smith of this city and twenty-nine grand children. A brother as sister, as well as her husband preceded her in death.

Funeral services will be held Saturday afternoon at two o'clock, Daylight Savings Time, at the Wesleyan Methodist church on Lydal street. Interment will be made in Oak Park cemetery.

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  • Created by: Clifford Mullis
  • Added: 20 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101029703
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Maria Bennett Blakemore (7 Jan 1853–1 Sep 1927), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101029703, citing Oak Park Cemetery, New Castle, Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Clifford Mullis (contributor 47415464) .