Harold James Wise

Harold James Wise

Death 7 Nov 1925 (aged 31)
Burial Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Memorial ID 17615494 · View Source
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Following an illness of five years from tuberculosis, Harold J. Wise, 31 years old, formerly of this city, died on Saturday at the Dermady Sanatarium, near Swathmore. For a number of years he was manager of the Hamilton Coal Company yards at Eleventh and Church streets. He was a veteran of the World War and well known in local sport circles. He left Wilmington for Nashville, Tenn., two years ago, where an attempt was made to cure him of the white plague. Later he went to the Dermady Sanatarium. He was a member of Wilmington Lodge, A. F. and A. M.

Funeral Services will be held tomorrow afternoon at 2 o'clock at the home of his parents, Rev. and Mrs. W. A. Wise, with Rev. B. M. Johns, pastor of Grace M. E. Church, officiating. Interment will be made in Riverview Cemetery.

Besides his parents, he is survived by his wife, Mrs. Margaret Pleasanton Wise, his son, James Leon Wise, one sister, Miss Edna M. Wise, of East Arlington, N. J. and Joseph Wise, of West Palm Beach, Florida.

(Wilmington Morning News, Wilmington, DE, 9 Nov 1925 (Monday), Page 2)

WISE.-Near Media, Pa., on November 7, 1925, Harold J., husband of Margaret P., and son of Rev. W. A. and Fannie S. Wise. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral services at the residence of his parents, 824 Lombard street, on Tuesday afternoon, November 10, at 2 o'clock. Interment at Riverview Cemetery.
(Wilmington Morning News, Wilmington, DE, 9 Nov 1925 (Monday), Page 2)

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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Harold James Wise (17 Apr 1894–7 Nov 1925), Find a Grave Memorial no. 17615494, citing Riverview Cemetery, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Tedd Cocker (contributor 47025283) .