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 Lewis Winchell Biebigheiser

Lewis Winchell Biebigheiser

Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death 8 Jan 1992 (aged 77)
Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, USA
Burial Ararat, Patrick County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 8806762 · View Source
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Lewis Winchell Biebigheiser was born in New York City -Manhattan, New York, however; he grew up in Morristown, New Jersey.
Lew graduated Morristown High School in 1932.
He was the son of Lloyd Winchell and Bertha L.Geis Biebigheiser and brother to Thomas Seabrook Biebigheiser and Ina Fairchild Biebigheiser Williams.
He was the owner and operator of Griffin Printing in Chester, New Jersey in the 1940's - and made wood engravings by hand.
In 1956 Lew moved to Dayton, OH from North Carolina (where he lived for several years), and began working for Dayton Typographic Service where he was a typesetter and proofreader until approximately 1976.
Lew enjoyed magic and often performed for children and as well as friends and family members. His other hobbies and interests included photography, CB Radio, origami,wood engraving, printing, jazz (Dixie/New Orleans type), and watching or listening to the Cincinnati Red's play baseball.

Married first to Lena Stark and second to Mary B. Montgomery Bowman.

Father to Margaret, Lee, Bertha & Sarah.


Gravesite Details Cremated- Ashes interred in Montgomery Family Cemetery
  • Created by: Bertha B. Buttner
  • Added: 21 May 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8806762
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lewis Winchell Biebigheiser (2 Apr 1914–8 Jan 1992), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8806762, citing Montgomery Hall Cemetery, Ararat, Patrick County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Bertha B. Buttner (contributor 46618041) .