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 Jesse Robert Diven

Jesse Robert Diven

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 7 Sep 1978 (aged 74)
East Liverpool, Columbiana County, Ohio, USA
Burial East Liverpool, Columbiana County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 35586180 · View Source
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JESSE R. DIVEN, 74, loving father & grandfather, of Glasgow Borough, Pa., died September 7, 1978 after a lengthy illness. Born June 4, 1904, he was a lifetime area resident & a member of Smith's Ferry United Methodist Church.

He leaves behind his wife, Mildred E. Morton Diven, two daughters, Joyce Camp of Glasgow Borough, and Sondra Gilmer of New Cumberland; and a son, S. Wayne Diven of Glasgow Borough. There are 9 grandchildren.

Burial will take place at Riverview Cemetery in East Liverpool.

The obituary was provided by
Myra Nease Camp (#47941544)

***Jesse R. Diven, 74, of RD 1, Midland, died Thursday, Sept 7, 1978 in East Liverpool (Ohio) City Hospital following an extended illness.

Born June 4, 1904, in Cokeville, Pa., son of the late Ralph H. and Gertrude Kerr Diven, he was a retired time clerk of Crucible Steel Co., Midland. He retired in 1987 after 40 years of service.

He was a member of Fraternal Order of Eagles, East Liverpool, and was past secretary of the borough of Glasgow.

Surviving are his widow, Mildred Morton Diven; a son, Wayne Diven, Midland; two daughters, Mrs. Charles (Joyce) Camp, Midland, and Mrs. Kenneth (Sondra) Gilmer, NEw Cumberland, W. Va.; 11 grandchildren; a brother, Ralph Diven, Torrence, Pa., and three sisters, Mrs. Elizabeth McCune, Blackley, Pa., Mrs. Ralph (Coe) Pierce, Allentown, Pa., and Mrs. William (Lillian) Gray, Derry, Pa. He was preceded in death by a brother, J.V. Diven, and a sister, Mrs. Dorothy Moore.

Friends will be received today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. in the D.L. Williams Funeral Home, 848 Midland Ave., Midland, formerly the Henry L. Cannon Jr. Funeral Home, where a service will be conducted Monday at 11 a.m. Rev. Robert J. Higerd, pastor of Smith's Ferry Methodist Church, will officiate.

Interment will take place in Riverview Cemetery, East Liverpool.




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