Harper Strickler Bonebrake

Harper Strickler Bonebrake

Roadside, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 30 Dec 1965 (aged 90)
Waynesboro, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Waynesboro, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 60636386 · View Source
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HARPER STRICKLER BONEBRAKE, 90, died suddenly at 7:15 a.m. today at the home of his son, Harper J. Bonebrake, Waynesboro R.D. 4, with whom he had lived for the past five years.

He was admitted to the hospital December 15 following an attack of pneumonia and returned home December 27. He suffered a heart attack today.

He was born at Roadside, July 26, 1875, the son of the late John and Catherine Miller Bonebrake. He had farmed most of his life at Shady Grove, Ringgold and last at Roadside.

His wife, Emma K. Miller Bonebrake, died in 1929.

He was a member of the Wayne Heights Brethren Church.

Mr. Bonebrake is survived these children: Mrs. A. Grohl, Niles, Ohio; Mrs. James Rollins, Chambersburg; Mrs. Clifton S. Hockersmith, Hagerstown, and Harper J. Bonebrake, Waynesboro R.D. 4.

Also surviving are four grandchildren, one great-grandchild and the following sisters and brothers: Mrs. Minta N. Kauffman, Hagerstown; Mrs. Ida Kauffman, Waynesboro; Mrs. Russell Baumgardner and Blaine Bonebrake, both of Waynesboro R.D. 4; Mrs. George Koons, Waynesboro R.D. 3; Mrs. Ralph Hess, Waynesboro R.D. 2 and Jacob Bonebrake, Vienna, Va.

Funeral services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Grove Funeral Home in charge of the Rev. Samuel H. Flora, Jr. Burial will be in Burns Hill Cemetery.

Friends may call Friday from 7-9 p.m. at the funeral home.

Source : The Record Herald Newspaper - Waynesboro, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania - Thursday, December 30, 1965

Obituary provided by Melvin L. Halterman FAG # 130350351.

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