William Shrider

William Shrider

Death 13 Feb 1938 (aged 76)
Burial Lima, Allen County, Ohio, USA
Plot Section 35 Lot 640
Memorial ID 28075355 · View Source
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William's parents are Jacob and Catherine Fisher Shrider. In the book at the cemetery they are listed as Jake & Mary Shrider. He is buried beside his wife, Phoebe Jane Spurlin Shrider. William and Phoebe had 7 children; Walter, Levi, Effie, Charlie, Sylvia, Ellen and Erma. He was preceded in death by his wife, Phoebe, and his daughter, Sylvia Shrider Roeder. Sylvia is also buried at Woodlawn. William and Phoebe owned and operated a grocery store in Lima in their early years. William had oil drilling equipment and followed the oil boom to Illinois around 1902 but returned to Lima after his wife's death in 1924.


William Shrider

William Shrider , 76, died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. John Smith, Elida. Route J, Sunday evening from complications after a one years illness.

Surviving besides Mrs. Effie Smith are two other daughters, Mrs. Ellen Goodman, Casey, Ill.; Mrs. Irma Pilgrim, Akron; three sons, Walter 717 Weadock-av; Levi 731 ½ W. Kibby-st; Charles Casey, Ill.;a sister, Mrs. Emma Bishop, Lima; and three brothers, James, Norman and Tom, all of Lima. Nineteen grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren also survive.

Funeral services will be conducted 2:30 p. m. Tuesday at the Huffer funeral home with Rev. John Berger officiating. The body will be removed from the mortuary to the Smith residence Monday afternoon and will be returned to the funeral home for services Tuesday. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery.


William's obituary was found in the Lima News February 14, 1938.

William Shrider was my Mom's Paternal Grandfather. His son, Levi, was her father.

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  • Created by: Elizabeth Novak
  • Added: 6 Jul 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 28075355
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Shrider (19 Jul 1861–13 Feb 1938), Find A Grave Memorial no. 28075355, citing Woodlawn Cemetery, Lima, Allen County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Elizabeth Novak (contributor 47024498) .