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 Matilda Ellen “Tillie” <I>Briggs</I> Bard

Matilda Ellen “Tillie” Briggs Bard

Birth
Shirleysburg, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 25 Aug 1941 (aged 83)
Mount Union, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Shirleysburg, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 14466637 · View Source
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Daughter of William Hainey BRIGGS and Jane Isabella WILSON. Wife of Alfred A. BARD.

Obituary:
Mrs. Matilda Bard, a highly respected resident of Allenport, died Monday evening, August 25, 1941, at 10 o'clock at the home of her daughter, Mrs. William P. Faust, in Allenport. Mrs. Bard had been ill for some time. Born October 23, 1857, in Germany Valley, she was a daughter of William and Jane (Wilson) Briggs. At the time of death she was aged 83 years, ten months and two days. She was married to Alfred A. Bard in Huntingdon in March, 1885. Mr. Bard preceded her in death. Following their marriage Mr. and Mrs. Bard established a home in Germany Valley, where they spent almost their entire married life. Mrs. Bard was a member of the Methodist church of Shirleysburg. Surviving are the following children: Roy A. Bard, of Mount Union; Orie W. Bard, of Cygnet, Ohio; Mrs. E.J. Hall, of Brockway; Mrs. W.P. Faust, of Allenport; Herman B. Bard, of Newton Hamilton; Mrs. Foster W. Bard, of Germany Valley; Marshal M. Bard, of Mount Union, and Russel D. Bard, at home. There are twenty-five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at the Faust home Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock, in charge of the Rev. George W. Swayne and the Rev. Robert Peterson. Interment will be made in the Germany Valley cemetery by Clark's funeral service. Friends may call at the Faust home after Wednesday noon.



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  • Created by: Kathryn Doyle
  • Added: 31 May 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 14466637
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Matilda Ellen “Tillie” Briggs Bard (17 Oct 1857–25 Aug 1941), Find A Grave Memorial no. 14466637, citing Germany Valley Cemetery, Shirleysburg, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Kathryn Doyle (contributor 27852883) .