Wilfred Clinton Compher

Wilfred Clinton Compher

Poolesville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Death 6 Jun 1984 (aged 88)
Walnut Creek, Contra Costa County, California, USA
Burial Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Plot Row A, Lot 32, Site 1b
Memorial ID 40382722 · View Source
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- Jonas Curtis Compher [1849-1907]
- Henrietta (Harper) Compher [1850-1918]

Married Miriam E. (Kutz) Compher on November 19, 1924 in Allentown, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania.

- Elizabeth Compher Holzwarth [1926-1993]
- Wilfred Kutz Compher [1928-?]

Military Service
U.S. Army, Pvt
Infantry, 1st MD, Company K
Enlisted: 25 Jul 1917
Released: 25 Aug 1918

Home News Tribune – June 12, 1984

Wilfred C. Compher, 88, city teacher for 36 years.

WALNUT CREEK, Calif. – Wilfred Clinton Compher, 88, formerly of New Brunswick, N.J., died Wednesday at home.

Born in Maryland, he lived in the New Brunswick area for many years before moving to Walnut Creek.

Before retiring, he was a teacher at New Brunswick High School for 36 years.

Mr. Compher was a 1923 graduate of Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pa.

He belonged to the Walnut Creek Grace Presbyterian Church, and was a life member of Kiwanis International, most recently of the Rossmoor Chapter.

In addition, he was a member of the Rossmoor Sportsmen's Club.

A memorial service will be Saturday at 10:00 a.m. at the Presbyterian Church, 100 Livingston Ave., New Brunswick. Arrangements are under the direction of Hull's Walnut Creek Chapel, 1139 Saranap Ave., Walnut Creek.

Internment will be in Monocacy Cemetery, Beallsville, Md.

Contributions may be made to the Memorial Fund of the Presbyterian Church, New Brusnwick, NJ, 08901.

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  • Added: 7 Aug 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 40382722
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