Mary <I>Erb</I> Hershberger

Mary Erb Hershberger

Birth
Ohio, USA
Death 7 Jul 1908 (aged 64)
Hubbard, Marion County, Oregon, USA
Burial Hubbard, Marion County, Oregon, USA
Plot 25 A
Memorial ID 64172881 · View Source
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obituary Gospel Herald - Vol. I, No. 18 - August 1, 1908 - page 287c, 288

Hershberger. - Sister Mary Hershberger (nee Erb) was born in Holmes Co., Ohio, Oct. 13, 1843; died July 7, 1908; aged 64 y. 8 m. 24 d. She was married to L. B. Hershberger in 1863. To this union were born ten children preceded her to the spirit world. She leaves to mourn her departure her husband, seven children, and fourteen grandchildren, two brothers and a large number of relatives and friends. But they mourn not as those hwo have no hope, for she was a devoted Christian, living a quiet life in the A. M. Church. In the fall of 1892, she, with her family, came to Oregon and afterwards, for convenience, made her home in the Mennonite Church and remained a faithful member till death. On July 4, she was stricken with paralysis with no one present but her husband and was unconscious until death relieved her suffering on July 7. She was buried in the Hopewell Cemetery. Funeral services were conducted by J. P. Bontrager in English and J. D. Mishler in German. Text, Rev. 14:3.



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  • Created by: Garland Hill
  • Added: 13 Jan 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 64172881
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Erb Hershberger (13 Oct 1843–7 Jul 1908), Find A Grave Memorial no. 64172881, citing Hopewell Mennonite Cemetery, Hubbard, Marion County, Oregon, USA ; Maintained by Garland Hill (contributor 46773120) .