Alda Elizabeth <I>Wampler</I> Armagost

Alda Elizabeth Wampler Armagost

Summerville, Jefferson County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 15 Apr 1958 (aged 46)
Clearfield, Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Strattanville, Clarion County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 61222118 · View Source
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Alda Elizabeth Wampler was the daughter of Jesse H. Wampler and Mary Rachel Ellenberger.

She married James Franklin "Frank" Armagost abt 1932 in PA.

Alda died at Clearfield Hospital in Clearfield, PA and was buried 18 Apr 1958.

PHOTO: Tombstone photo is used with permission from Neal Armagost (see caption).

NOTE: Some information was obtained from her Pennsylvania Death Certificate (#35013).


Obituary, April 16, 1958, "The Clearfield Progress" (Clearfield, Clearfield Co., PA), Page 2


CURWENSVILLE - Mrs. Alda Elizabeth Armagost, wife of James Franklin Armagost of Curwensville R.D. died early yesterday morning in the Clearfield Hospital. She was 46 years of age.

Mrs. Armagost was born in Summerville, Jefferson County, June 22, 1911.

She is survived, in addition to her husband, by her mother, Mrs. Mary (Ellenberger) Wampler of Summerville and the following children: Mrs. Catherine Himes, Summerville; Mrs. Mary Alice Smith, Philipsburg; Emma Kay, Elizabeth Ann, Roy Lee, John Joseph and Phyllis, all at home. She also leaves three sisters and a brother: Mrs. Electa Shrengost, Summerville; Mrs. Ethel Parr, Kittanning; Mrs. James Myers, Harbor Creek, Pa. and George Wampler, Erie.

Funeral services will be held from the Shoff Funeral Home in Madera, where friends will be received, Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock. The body will then be taken to the Reitz Funeral Home in Brookville for viewing Thursday afternoon and evening and until time of final services Friday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock. The officiating minister will be the Rev. J.L. Showalter of Lumber City. Burial will be in the Asbury Cemetery, Asbury, Pa.

Mrs. Armagost was a graduate of the Brookville School of Nursing and was a member of the Lumber City Methodist Church.

(NOTE: Obituary below provided by Neil Johnson #48411356)

Obituary, 16 Apr 1958, "'Simpson's Leader-Times" (Kittanning, Armstrong Co., PA)

Mrs. Alda Elizabeth Armagost, 46, died Tuesday (April 15, 1958) in Clearfield Hospital, after being a patient there for the past month. Mrs. Armagost was born in Summerville on June 22, 1911, a daughter of Jesse and Mary (Ellenberger) Wampler. She is a graduate of the Brookville Nursing School, class of 1935, and a member of the Methodist church in Lumber City.

Surviving are her Husband, James Franklin of Curwensville; her mother; eight children, Mrs. Catherine Himes, Summerville, Mrs. Mary Alice Smith, Phillipsburg, Emma Fay, Elizabeth Ann, Roy Lee, John, Joseph and Phyllis, all at home; three sisters, Mrs. Electa Schrengost, Summerville; Mrs. Ethel Tarr, Kittanning, Mrs. Jane Myers, Harbor Creek; one brother, George of Erie.

Friends are being received at the 1 Shoff funeral home, Madera, until 2 p,m. Thursday. Services will be held in the funeral home at that time, and the-body will be transported then to Reitz funeral home, Brookville. A viewing-will be held there Thursday evening. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 pm Friday with Rev. J. L. Shearwater officiating. Burial will be in the Asbury cemetery, Asbury.

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  • Find a Grave Memorial 61222118
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Alda Elizabeth Wampler Armagost (22 Jun 1911–15 Apr 1958), Find a Grave Memorial no. 61222118, citing Asbury Cemetery, Strattanville, Clarion County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Law-Miller Roots (contributor 47103448) .