Harlan Fairlamb Casperson

Harlan Fairlamb Casperson

Birth
Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Death 19 Sep 1958 (aged 68)
Hillcrest, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Burial Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Plot Sec 17, Lot 166
Memorial ID 156660511 · View Source
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CASPERSON - At Hillcrest on September 19, 1958, Harlan F. Casperson of 309 Marsh Road, Hillcrest, aged 68 years. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the services at the Spicer-Mulliken Funeral Home, 24th and Market Streets on Monday morning, Sept. 22 at 11 o'clock. Interment at Riverview Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Sunday evening after 7.
(Wilmington Morning News, Wilmington, DE, 20 Sep 1958 (Saturday), Page 4)


Harlan F. Casperson

Canon Glen B. Walter, of the Cathedral Church of St. John, will conduct funeral services at 11 a. m. Monday from the Spicer-Mulliken Funeral Home, Twenty-fourth and Market Streets, for Harlan F. Casperson, 68, a overseas veteran of World War I, and a retired employee of the DuPont Company. Mr. Casperson died Thursday at his home, 309 Marsh Road, Hillcrest, where he had lived for the past 35 years.

Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery. Friends may call tomorrow evening, after 7, at the funeral home.

Mr. Casperson, born in Wilmington, the son of Harry A. and Mary Fairlamb Casperson, retired three years ago after 12 years as a clerk for the DuPont Company. At one time he had been with the Woolworth Company and had been manager of the Salem (N. J.) store.

He was a member of the Episcopal Cathedral Church of St. John and had formerly been active in veterans' organizations.

Surviving are a sister, Mrs. William T. Mahoney, same address; an uncle, Harry Fairlamb, Wilmington; and three cousins, Miss Catherine Lewis and Mrs. Elsie Burch, both of Wilmington, and Mrs. Frances Baker, Spokane, Wash.

(Wilmington Morning News, Wilmington, DE, 20 Sep 1958 (Saturday), Page 4)

Gravesite Details Harlan's grave marker and death certificate show his birth year as 1890; however, his WWI Draft Registration card shows it as 1891, and his WW II Draft Registration card shows it as 1892.

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  • Find a Grave Memorial 156660511
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Harlan Fairlamb Casperson (22 Jan 1890–19 Sep 1958), Find a Grave Memorial no. 156660511, citing Riverview Cemetery, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Tedd Cocker (contributor 47025283) .