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 Catharine <I>Longnecker</I> Bear

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Catharine Longnecker Bear

  • Birth 10 Dec 1824 Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 13 Feb 1908 West Pennsboro Township, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Plainfield, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Plot Section B3
  • Memorial ID 82895525


Mrs. Catharine Bear, wife of the late Henry Bear, residing at Plainfield, died yesterday morning at 11 o'clock. She had been ill for one year and her immediate cause of death was due to acute indigestion. Mrs. Bear was in her 84th year, a consistent member of the Church of God, was a most estimable wife and mother, one whose sympathy was always exercised in behalf of the poor. She is survived by an only daughter, Miss Mary Bear, one sister, wife of John W. Bear, of Los Angeles, Cal., and a brother, John K. Longnecker, of Carlisle.

Funeral services in Bethel at Plainfield at 10 o'clock Sunday morning. Interment in cemetery adjoining.

Carlisle Evening Herald (Carlisle, PA), Friday, February 14, 1908; pg. 1

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  • Created by: Peggy Bargen Duey
  • Added: 3 Jan 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 82895525
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Catharine Longnecker Bear (10 Dec 1824–13 Feb 1908), Find A Grave Memorial no. 82895525, citing Plainfield Church of God Cemetery, Plainfield, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Peggy Bargen Duey (contributor 46873059) .