John Wesley Giebner

Death 20 Aug 1961 (aged 80)
Burial Fredonia, Chautauqua County, New York, USA
Plot CC/183
Memorial ID 24264897 · View Source
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John Wesley Giebner, son of Samuel Augustus and Margaret Henderson Giebner, wsas born August 8, 1881 in Worth Township, Mercer County, PA.

Sometime before 1911, he married Gertrude V. Goodman.

They had five children: Flora M., Doris L., Donald E., Gerald Wesley and Thelma V. Giebner.

August 30, 1961


Word was received in Sandy Lake of the death of John Wesley Giebner, of Dunkirk, N.Y., who died Sunday in Brooks Hospital following a brief illness. He was 80.

A native of Sandy Lake, Mr. Giebner had lived in Dunkirk since 1917, where he had been employed by the U.S. Radiator Corp. He later operated a grocery store on Main and Lakeshore Dr.

He was a member of the First Methodist Church and the Irondequoit Masonic Lodge 301.

Surviving in addition to his wife, Gertrude, are one son, Donald, and two daughters, Mrs. Flora McCarthy, and Mrs. Thelma Messere, all of Dunkirk and a daughter, Ms. Doris Downs, Lockport and 11 grandchildren.

The funeral was held today with burial in Forest Hills Cemetery.

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