Bertha May Rock Wagaman

Waynesboro, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 19 Mar 1943 (aged 50)
Quincy, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Quincy Township, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 55118984 · View Source
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Mrs. Bertha May Rock Wagaman wife of C. Daniel Wagaman of Good Siding was found dead last evening at 5 o'clock by her grandson Ronald.

Mrs. Wagaman had been under medical care for a heart condition for some time but was able to be around. Yesterday as was her custom she got her husband's breakfasts and then returned to bed. The grandson returning from school, was unable to get in the house. He finally gained entrance and found Mrs. Wagaman in bed but was unable to arouse her. He called his mother who contacted the family physician. The coroner was called in and found she had been dead for eight to 10 hours.

She was born in Waynesboro, the daughter of Samuel & Emma (Smith)Rock. Her early life was lived in Waynesboro until her marriage 34 years ago. Since then she has lived at Quincy & Good Siding.

She was a member of the United Brethren Church of Mont Alto and a member of the Lily of the Valley Council, Sons and Daughters of Liberty.

She is survived by her husband and four children, Gilson of Mont Alto; Mrs Gorman Snurr, Leitersburg, Md., Ambrose of Quincy; Kenneth of Waynesboro; nine grandchildren; three brothers and seven sisters; Ira Rock of Quincy; Charles Rock; Mont Alto; Melvin of Waynesboro; Mrs. Lucy Miller, Mrs Ruth Sheldon and Mrs. Harry Stitely, all of Waynesboro; Mrs. John Weyant, Lancaster; Mrs. t. H. McCarney, Rouzerille; Mrs. John Hostfield, Philadelphia; Mrs. Howard Henninger Middle River, Baltimore.

Funeral services will be held Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the home with services at the Mount Zion Cemetery at 2:30 in charge of the Rev. J. I. Green and the Rev. C. M. Ankerbrand. Burial will be made in the adjoining cemetery. Friends may call Sunday evening from 7 to 9 at the home.

Mar 20, 1943, Record Herald

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