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 Helen <I>von Lehn</I> Buxton

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Helen von Lehn Buxton

  • Birth 3 Mar 1879
  • Death 18 Feb 1936
  • Burial Newport News, Newport News City, Virginia, USA
  • Memorial ID 47032787

Mrs. Joseph Buxton
Dies In Newport News

Newport News - Mrs. Helen von Lehn Buxton, wife of Dr. Joseph T. Buxton, head of Elizabeth Buxton Hospital, died Tuesday following a five weeks' illness. Funeral services were held at 3:30 Wednesday afternoon with interment in Peninsula Memorial Park.

Besides her husband Mrs. Buxton leaves three sons: John W., of Norristown, Pa.; Joseph T., of New York city, and Dr. Russell Bruxton, of Philadelphia; two daughters: Miss Elizabeth Buxton, of Roanoke, and Miss Helen Buxton, of Newport News; two brothers: Harry von Lehn, of Elizabeth, and Reinhold von Lehn, of Fanwood, N.J., and a sister, Mrs. Walter C. Cole, of Elizabeth.

Mrs. Buxton was prominent in social and civic circles of Newport News.

source: The Gloucester Gazette,
20 Feb 1936, p1, c2

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  • Added: 23 Jan 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 47032787
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Helen von Lehn Buxton (3 Mar 1879–18 Feb 1936), Find A Grave Memorial no. 47032787, citing Peninsula Memorial Park, Newport News, Newport News City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Egg_and_Dart (contributor 46909403) .