Barbara Kendig <I>Breneman</I> Risser

Barbara Kendig Breneman Risser

Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 26 Oct 1924 (aged 86)
Lititz, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Lititz, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 62673348 · View Source
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Barbara Kendig Breneman was a 5th great grandaughter of Rev. Hans Herr through the Kendig/Mylin line.

Obituary of Barbara K. Risser Lancaster New Era, October 26, 1924

"Mrs. Barbara K. Risser, widow of Henry Risser, died at her home in Lititz, Sunday, at 9:45 p.m. She was 86 years of age and death was due to pneumonia, after a short illness. She was born in Central Manor (Twp.) and her maiden name was Breneman. Sixteen years ago she and her husband moved to Lititz and her husband died a year afterwards(1908). Mrs. Risser was a very active worker in and a member of the Mennonite church. She is survived by the following children: C. B. Risser, Lititz; Mrs. Jonas Hernley, Scottdale; Mrs. John Bucher, Ephrata; Mrs. N. B. Leaman, Lititz; Elam Risser, Lititz; and Elizabeth, at home. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, at 1:30 o'clock in the Lititz Mennonite church with burial in the Hammer Creek Mennonite Cemetery."

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  • Created by: R. Pinkerton
  • Added: 7 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62673348
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Barbara Kendig Breneman Risser (8 Aug 1838–26 Oct 1924), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62673348, citing Hammer Creek Mennonite Church Cemetery, Lititz, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by R. Pinkerton (contributor 47386366) .