J Clayton Brubaker

J Clayton Brubaker

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Death 1 Aug 1932 (aged 21)
Burial Manheim, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 7600368 · View Source
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Brubaker. ­ J. Clayton, eldest son of Deacon Clayton and Maria Brubaker, was born near Erismans Church, Manheim, Pa., Sept. 27, 1910. He was instantly killed while crushing stone Aug. 1, 1932; aged 21 y. 10 m. 4 d. He was united in hold wedlock to Minerva E. Hauenstein Feb. 12, 1931. He leaves a sorrowing widow, his parents, 1 sister (Mrs. John K. Wolgemuth, Mt. Joy, R.3) and 1 brother (Arthur, at home). He united with the Mennonite Church April 18, 1931. On Monday morning, Aug.1, he left his happy home of 4 months, bidding his wife good-bye, and again looking back with a wave of his hand he said, "Be good to yourself till I see you again." He was instantly killed while crushing stone on Deacon Norman Newcomer's farm. No one was present when the accident occurred. A piece of heavy chain lay near his strong body. Funeral services were held Aug. 4, from Erisman's Church, with Bros. Martin Metzler, Simon Garber, Henry Lutz, and Isaac Brubaker in charge. Text, Matt. 24: 44. A large concourse of people were present.
Gospel Herald Volume XXV,Number 23 Sept 8, 1932 ­page 495, 496.


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  • Created by: E.Renkin
  • Added: 20 Jun 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7600368
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for J Clayton Brubaker (27 Sep 1910–1 Aug 1932), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7600368, citing Erisman Mennonite Cemetery, Manheim, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by E.Renkin (contributor 46537485) .