Fayette County Genealogy Project

Obituaries


Madeline F. McNatt PAES (1926-2011)

   Madeline F. McNatt Paes, 84, Grindstone, Pennsylvania died Thursday, March 3, 2011 in the Uniontown Hospital. She was born April 10, 1926 in New Salem, Pennsylvania Daughter of Charles McNatt and Susan Holland McNatt. Madeline was predeceased by a Son, Ronald Paes; Sisters, Emma, Irene and Mildred; and a Brother, William. She is survived by her Husband, Kenneth E. Paes; three Children: Kenneth Paes Jr. and his wife Cynda, Judy King and her husband Mark, and Richard Paes; 12 Grandchildren; 11 Great Grandchildren; and a Sister, Sylvia Hill. Friends will be received in SKIRPAN FUNERAL HOME 135 Park Street, Brownsville, Pennsylvania today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Visitation will continue on Monday, March 7, 2011 in the APOSTOLIC GOSPEL CHURCH, 70 Williams Street, Brownsville, Pennsylvania from Noon until 1 p.m., the hour of Service with the Rev. John Blystone officiating. Interment will follow in Lafayette Memorial Park, Brier Hill, Pennsylvania.


©The Herald Standard 2011, Uniontown, PA, Sunday, March 6, 2011

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Ronald S. PAES (1952-2008)

   Ronald S. Paes, 56, of Grand Junction, Colorado, formerly of Grindstone, Fayette County, Pa., passed away on Monday, April 7, 2008, from injuries resulting from an automobile accident that occurred on February 17, 2008. He had his loving family by his side when he went to be with his Lord and Savior. Ron was born on January 27, 1952, in Morgantown, W.Va. He was the son of Kenneth and Madeline Paes, of Grindstone. In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife, Laurie; daughter, Jacqueline; granddaughter, Destiny; grandson, Chase, all of Grand Junction, Colorado; brother, Kenny and his wife, Cynda, of Richeyville, Washington County, Pa.; sister, Judy and her husband, Mark, of Maple Shade, N.J.; and another brother, Richard, of Grindstone. He is also survived by several cousins, nieces, and nephews. Ron was a loving son, brother, husband, father, and grandfather. Interment will be in Grand Junction, Colorado. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, April 12, 2008, in the Apostolic Gospel Church, 70 Williams Street, Grindstone, Pa., at 2 p.m., for all family and friends. Arrangements are being handled by the CALLAHAN -EDFAST MORTUARY, Grand Junction, Colorado, (970-243-2450).


©The Herald Standard 2008, Uniontown, PA, April 9, 2008

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Abraham PAGE ( -1931)

ABRAHAM PAGE

   Word has been received here of the death Wednesday night, September 9, 1931, at 7 o’clock in his home near Fairmont, W. Va., of Abraham Page, 83, father of Rev. C. L. Page, superintendent of the Uniontown District of the Free Methodist church. He is survived by two sons and a daughter. Funeral services will be held at the Mt. Zion church near Fairmont, W. Va., Saturday afternoon at 2 o’clock.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Thursday, September 10, 1931, page 2, column 4

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Carter D. PAGE ( -2006)

   Carter D. Page, 74, of Uniontown, Pa., died Wednesday, February 8, 2006. He is survived by five children: Sharon O'Connell of Marlton, New Jersey, Carter D. Page, Jr. and wife, Shannon of Wellington, Ohio, Kevin D. Page and wife, Lou Ann of Middleton, New Jersey, Kimberly Page Nicklow of Mount Pleasant, Pa., Thomas Howard Page of Uniontown, Pa. and six grandchildren. Private funeral services are under the direction of the Barnett-Skirpan Funeral Home, 680 Cherry Tree Lane, Uniontown, Pa.


©The Herald Standard 2006, Uniontown, PA, February, 2006

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bullet Cleland W. PAGE obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project. (2)

Cleland W. Page, four-months-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Cleland Page of Craig Lane, died Thursday evening in Uniontown hospital.  His death was attributed to complications.
In addition to his parents, he leaves a sister, Jackie Lee, also at home.
Funeral services were to be conducted this afternoon at 2:30 o'clock from the home of his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Ward Conway of Hopwood.  Rev. Van Valen of the Free Methodist church of Uniontown was to be in charge of services.  Burial in Hopwood cemetery.
(Standard - Sep. 10 - 193? (possibly a 5 or 8))


David PAGE ( -1896)

David Page

White, male, single, Methodist

   Death notice for David Page appeared in the Daily News Standard, Uniontown, PA, December 1, 1896. Complete text is not currently available.


Uniontown Public Library, Uniontown, PA — Death Book 1, page 128

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Ella C. PAGE ( -1923)

   Death notice for Ella C. Page appeared in the Daily News Standard, Uniontown, PA, December 11, 1923. Complete text is not currently available.


Information obtained from the Obit Index of the Pennsylvania Room of the Uniontown Public Library

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Frances K. Fretz PAGE (1918-2010)

Frances K. Page
Connellsville

Frances K. (Fretz) Page, 92, of Connellsville, died Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2010, in Columbus, Ohio. She was born Aug. 22, 1918, in Scio, Ohio. She was preceded in death by her parents, Arthur L. Fretz and Wilma (Birney) Fretz, of Scio, Ohio. She is survived by her loving husband of 68 years, Lester L. Page, 93, residing in Columbus, Ohio; son, Dr. Ronald L. Page and wife, Sherry, of Chillicothe, Ohio; son, Dr. Gerald R. Page, of Columbus, Ohio; daughter, Karen Jean Page Fulkerson, of Pittsburgh; granddaughters, Victoria P. Fulkerson, of Washington, D.C., Sandra D. Fulkerson, of Washington, D.C., and Angela Page Michaels and her husband, Mark, of Macedonia, Ohio; grandson, Brady W. Page, of Columbus, Ohio; great- granddaughters, Amanda, Allison, Adelynne and Amelia Michaels; dear loved cousins, Robert Birney and wife, Linda, the late Donald Birney and his wife, Joanne, and their wonderful families, of Richmond, Ohio. Frances was a longtime member of Wesley United Methodist Church, in Connellsville, and a member of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority, the Order of Eastern Star, Connellsville Hospital Auxiliary, Connellsville Garden Club and several Bridge Clubs. She enjoyed traveling and entertaining and being with her many good friends. She will be greatly missed by her family and everyone who knew and loved her. Friends will be received from 11 a.m. Saturday until the hour of services at 1 p.m. in the BROOKS FUNERAL HOME INC., 111 E. Green St., Connellsville, with the Rev. Jeffrey Popson officiating. Interment will be in the Fairview Cemetery, Jewett, Ohio. The family suggests donations be made in her honor to Wesley United Methodist Church, Connellsville, PA 15425.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Friday, August 27, 2010

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George A. PAGE ( -1929)

GEORGE PAGE

   George Page, aged 62 years, of Star Junction, died suddenly while at work in the Isabelle mine, Wednesday morning, September 4, 1929, at 7 o’clock of a stroke of apoplexy. He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Loretta Brewer Page; three sons, Harold of Merrittstown, William of Brownsville, and Emory, at home; one daughter, Mrs. Olive Page Santmeyer of Charleroi; two sisters, Mrs. James Metz of Star Junction and Mrs. William Stickel of Connellsville and a brother, A. D. Page of Uniontown. Eight grandchildren also survive. Funeral services will be held in the home Sunday afternoon at 2 o’clock with the Rev. Harry Fowler officiating. Burial will be in Providence cemetery, Perry township.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Saturday, September 7, 1929, page 3, column 4

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Hazel L. PAGEPhoto  (1954-2012)

GRINDSTONE
Hazel L. Page

Hazel L. Page, age 58, of Grindstone, Pa. died Sunday, August 26, 2012 in the Uniontown Hospital. She was born on December 3, 1954 in Brownsville, Pa., Daughter of the late Bernard B. and Ruth E. O’Donnel Page, Sr. Hazel was a member of the First Christian Church, Republic, Pa. She is survived by Brother: Bernard B. Page, Jr. and wife Marsha, Perryopolis, Pa.; Sisters: Bernice K. “Sis” Bradmon and husband Ernest, Grindstone, Pa., Bonnie L. Filby and husband Robert, Munroe Falls, Ohio, Anna K. Smith and husband Dana, Isabelle, Pa.; Uncle William Page and family, Rome, N.Y.; Special Companion Robert Bonafice, Grindstone, Pa. and Several Nieces and Nephews. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by a Brother: Robert E. Page, Grandparents William and Hazel Page. Friends will be received in the SKIRPAN FUNERAL HOME 135 Park St., Brownsville, PA on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Where a funeral service will be held on Thursday at 11 a.m. wit Rev. Charles House officiating. Interment Lafayette Memorial Park. www.skirpanfuneralhome.com


©The Herald Standard 2012, Uniontown, PA, August 28, 2012

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Henry PAGE ( -1905)

HENRY PAGE DEAD
Expired Suddenly at the Home of His
Brother in Mt. Pleasant

   Henry Page of Pittsburgh, a retired Baltimore & Ohio engineer, died Tuesday night at midnight of a stroke of paralysis, at the home of his brother, Charles Page at Mt. Pleasant. The funeral will take place from the home of his brother at Mt. Pleasant, Thursday afternoon at 2 o’clock. Interment at Mt. Pleasant. The Masons of Connellsville will attend the funeral. Deceased was the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Henry Page of Connellsville. He was 56 years of age and was born and reared in Connellsville. He spent Decoration Day with relatives in Connellsville, after which he went to the home of his brother at Mt. Pleasant. Thursday evening of last week he was stricken with paralysis, which resulted in his death. He was unconscious up until the time of his death. He was a member of the Royal Arcanum of Pittsburg, the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers of Pittsburg and the Masons of Connellsville. About twenty-five years ago he married Miss Caroline Hitchman of Mt. Pleasant. He has been a resident of Pittsburg for about 26 years. He is survived by his widow and three children, Marie, Jessie, and John Page. He is also survived by four sisters and one brother, Mrs. Joseph Bryner, of Connellsville, Mrs. John Cross of Connellsville, Mrs. Emma Zimmerman and Mrs. Katherine Bryant of Pittsburg and Charles Page of Mt. Pleasant.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Wednesday Evening, June 7, 1905, page 1, column 5

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bullet Jonathan PAGE died in 1901. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(125)

AN OLD SETTLER GONE -Jonathan Page was born in Fayette county, Penn., Jan. 13, 1824, and died at his home in Lostant, Ill, at 1:10 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 2, 1901. At the age of twenty-two years he was united in marriage to Eleanor Layton, July 3, 1845. To this union were born seven children - five sons and two daughters - one having died in infancy. Three sons - William T. of Lostant, Geo. C. of Chicago, Philip K. of Connellsville, Penn., and two daughters, Mrs. Marian G. Hull, of Chicago and Mrs. Cora A. Hannum of Lostant - with the bereaved mother and wife remain to mourn the death of an affectionate father and devoted husband.  Funeral services were held at the late home of the deceased on Sunday afternoon at two o'clock. Rev. J. T. Bliss officiated and gave words of consolation and comfort from the text "O death, where is thy sting; O grave, where is thy victory?" He spoke in high praise of the many virtues of the departed. Bro. Page was converted in Pennsylvania when a young man and joined the M. E. church of which he remained a consistent member ever since. His life was replete with sunshine and kindness. He often said to me by way of confession for his absence from church, "I am sorry I cannot come."
While his last days on earth were days of bitter suffering, yet he rejoiced in a hope unspeakable and full of glory. He spent his waking moments in prayer and praise until consciousness had become extinct. Rev. Bliss remarked, "I first met him in the Masonic order, with which body he was always in love. As a token of his esteem for his brethren he wanted them to perform the last kind act of interment of his body. He was made a Mason in the year 1870 in Lostant lodge No. 579. He has gone to his reward. He had his own pass for admittance; his faith was untarnished; his hope well founded and he followed his guide to the Worshipful Master on High for further instructions in the fields of glory.  Among the relatives from a distance in attendance at the funeral were Mrs. M. G. Hull of Chicago, Mr. and Mrs. Cal Kreider and Mrs. Mary Conaway of Tonica. Other relatives were prevented from coming on account of the weather and for other unavoidable reasons.  The funeral services were very largely attended by old neighbors and friends and sixty or mores Masonic brethren from Magnolia, Tonica and Lostant took part in their beautiful burial service. A quartet from the M. E. choir sang "Rock of Ages," "Jesus, Lover of My Soul" and "Jesus, Savior, Pilot Me."  Lovely flowers adorned the casket, notable among them being a Masonic emblem and a pillow with "father" in purple immortelles. Interment was made in Hope cemetery at Lostant, Ill.  He had a twin brother who died about five years ago and for whom he grieved very much.


bullet Thomas PAGE died in 1837. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(38)

At Connellsville, of fever, on Sunday morning the 5th inst., Mr. Thomas P age, aged about 23 years.
The Genius of Liberty, and Democratic Shield.
Wednesday Feb. 8, 1837.
Vol XXXII.—Whole No. 1665.
Pg. 2, Col. 6.


Albert J. PAGESH (1909-1995)

Albert J. Pagesh

   Albert J. Pagesh, 86, of Belle Vernon, died Wednesday, Dec. 20, 1995, in Monongahela Valley Hospital. He was born Feb. 23, 1909, in Blythedale, Pa., son of the late Andrew and Mary Bonk Pagesh. Mr. Pagesh was a member of St. Anne’s Roman Catholic Church, Belle Vernon R.D. 2. Surviving are his wife, Helen Yachup Pagesh; one son, David Pagesh of Bunola, Pa.; and seven daughters, Mrs. Mauro (Mary) Arredondo of Lorain, Ohio, Mrs. William (Catherine) Mines of Warren, Ohio, Mrs. Clyde (Eileen) Mognet of Akron, Ohio, Mrs. Paul (Christine) Ucman of Elizabeth, Pa., Mrs. Clarence (Helen) Morris of Perryopolis, Pa., Mrs. Glenn (Teresa) Galbraith of Irwin, Pa., and Miss Linda Pagesh of Belle Vernon, Pa., 26 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren. Friends will be received in the BLAIR- LOWTHER FUNERAL HOME, INC., Perryopolis, today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., where a prayer service will be held, Saturday at 9:30 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m., in St. Anne’s R.C. Church, Belle Vernon R.D. 2, with the Rev. Fr. Thomas W. Rogers as celebrant. Interment will follow in West Newton Cemetery, West Newton, Pa.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, December 1995

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Frances M. Saluga PAHULA (1909-1996)

Frances M. Pahula

   Frances M. Saluga Pahula, 86, of Leckrone died Friday, Jan. 19, 1996, in Uniontown Hospital. She was born Sept. 22, 1909, in Wynn, Pa., daughter of Alouise and Veronica Astari Saluga. She was a member of St. Mary’s R.C. Church in Leckrone and its Rosary Society. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, George Pahula in 1985, brothers, Steve, Michael, and Louis Saluga, and sisters, Helen, Veronica, Mary, and Ann. She is survived by two sons, Thomas Little of Jupiter, Fla., and Jerry Saluga of Baltimore, Md., four grandchildren, one sister, Mrs. Kathryn Natoli of Pompano Beach, Fla., and many nieces and nephews. Friends will be received in the JOHN S. MAYKTH JR. FUNERAL HOME, corner of Church and River avenues, Masontown, Pa., on Monday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday, Jan. 23, until 10:30 a.m. when a prayer service will be held followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. in St. Mary’s R.C. Church, Leckrone, Pa., with Rev. Fr. Andrew M. Kawecki as celebrant. Interment will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Parish Wake Service will be held Monday at 8:45 p.m.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, January, 1996

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John PAHULA ( -1977)

PAHULA, JOHN— Age 57 years of Nemacolin, Pa., died Tuesday, May 10, 1977 in the Uniontown Hospital. He was a member of UMWA Robena Local No. 6321, and a World War II veteran. Surviving are his wife, Goldie Miller Pahula; the following children, Joseph and Edward, both of Hoover, Pa., Martin, Hopwood, Pa., and Karen, state of New Jersey; Vincent of Huntington, Pa., Kimberly, John, Bernadine, Lillian and Frederick, all at home; one brother, George Pahula of Leckrone, Pa., three sisters, Kathy Pahula of Harrisburg, Pa., Elizabeth Shetler of Republic, Pa. and Ann Fabian of Uniontown, Pa. Friends are being received in the Yoney Funeral Home, Masontown today where prayer service will be held at 11 a.m. with Rev. A. J. Charnoki officiating. Burial will follow in Greendale Cemetery, Masontown. Full military rites by the Masontown VFW and the American Legion.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Thursday, May 12, 1977, page 44, column 8

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Lucy PAIDAKOVICH (1889-1974)

PAIDAKOVICH, LUCY— Age 84 years of 197 March Ave., Nemacolin, Pa., died Thursday, August 29, 1974 at 3:30 a.m. in the University Hospital, Morgantown, W.Va. She was born November 15, 1889 in Yugoslavia and was the daughter of the late Steve and Mary Mravinac. She was a resident of the area for the past 49 years. She was a member of Our Lady of Consolation, Nemacolin, Pa., Rosary Society, Croation Fraternal Union Lodge No. 633, Mather, Pa. She was predeceased by her husband Joseph M. Paidakovich in December 7, 1971. Surviving is her daughter, Mrs. Lyle (Mary) Goldner, San Antonio, Texas; three sons, Steve, Homer, and Matt, all of Silver Springs, Md. and John, Cabin John, Md.; six grandchildren; a great grandchild; a sister, in Yugoslavia. Friends will be received in the Michael Lucas Funeral Home, Carmichaels, Saturday 12 noon to 10 p.m. and Sunday 12 noon to 10 p./m. and Monday when short prayers will be held at 9:30 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in Our Lady of Consolation R.C. Church at 10 a.m. with Rev. Fr. Francis A. Nazimek as Celebrant. Interment in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Crucible. Rosary Society will recite the Rosary Sunday evening at 8.


The Evening Standard, Uniontown, PA, Friday, August 30, 1974, page 21, column 8

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Catherine PAINTER (1879-1956)

MRS. CATHERINE PAINTER

  SCOTTDALE— Mrs. Catherine Painter, 77, of Cleveland, Ohio, formerly of Scottdale, died Monday morning in Fairview Park Hospital in Cleveland, after a short illness. She was born in Pennsylvania Oct. 17, 1879, and was a member of St. John’s R.C. Church of Scottdale. Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Laurietta Hawes of Cleveland, Ohio. She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas, in 1947. The body will be at the Ferguson funeral home after 2 o’clock Wednesday afternoon. There will be a prayer service there at 9:30 o’clock Thursday morning with requiem high mass at 10 o’clock at St. John’s R.C. Church with the Rev. P. J. Graney as celebrant. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Court Lambing Chapter No. 314, Catholic Daughters of America, will conduct a service at 8 o’clock Wednesday evening at the funeral home.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Thursday, October 23, 1956, page 2, column 3

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Mary Belle PAINTER (1866-1955)

MRS. MARY BELLE PAINTER

   Mrs. Mary Belle Painter, 89, of Dawson, died at 6 o’clock Sunday evening at her home. Mrs. Painter was born at Boston, Pa., February 8, 1866, a daughter of the late Levi and Isabelle McBride Campbell Painter. She had lived in Dawson for the past 63 years. She was a member of the Dawson Presbyterian Church, Ladies Aid Society and Naomi Bible Class. Mrs. Painter leaves two daughters, Mrs. John (Ethel) Durbin and Miss Edythe Painter, both at home. She was preceded in death by her husband in 1933. The body will be at the funeral home at Dawson at 7 o’clock this evening where the funeral service will be conducted at 2:30 o’clock Tuesday afternoon with Rev. Richard D. Wright officiating. Burial will take place in Cochran Cemetery near Dawson.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Monday, May 2, 1955, page 2, column 4

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Stella A. Sanko PALAISA (1917-2012)

FILBERT
Stella A. (Sanko) Palaisa

Stella A. (Sanko) Palaisa, 95, of Filbert, Pa., passed away Friday, September 14, 2012 at her home. She was born May 30, 1917 in Shamrock, Fayette County, Pa., daughter of Peter Czjaka and Ann (Augustine) Czjaka. Stella was a member of St. Procopius Church, New Salem, Pa., and a member of the RACM of St. Procopius Church. She was affectionately known as the “Donut Queen of St. Procopius Church”. She was preceded in death by her husband, Stephen “Ham” Palaisa; her son, Jerry Palaisa; son-in-law, Jerry Kremposky; a sister, Mary Sanko; brothers, Frank Sanko, Peter Czjaka, John “Lefty” Sanko, Joe Sanko; and parents. Surviving are her children: James Palaisa of North East, Maryland, Renne Kremposky of Allison, Pa., and Rosemary Hess and husband Darrin “Bones” Hess of Albright, West Virginia; four grandchildren: Janice Pasquale and husband Lou, Jerry Kremposky Jr. and wife Kelly, Steve Palaisa and wife Kelly, and Ben Palaisa; great grandchildren: Lucas Kremposky and Logan Kremposky, Lucia Pasquale, Steve Palaisa III, Samantha Julian Palaisa; four sisters: Ann Nikel of Euclid, Ohio, Rose Sanko of Uniontown, Pa., Pearl Donovan of Pittsburgh, Pa., and Cecelia Menarchik of Latrobe, Pa. Friends will be received in the ROBERT KISH FUNERAL HOME INC., 20 North Mill Street, New Salem, Pa., today from 7 to 9 p.m., Monday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and on Tuesday, September 18, 2012 until 9:30 a.m. when a Prayer Service will be held. A Funeral Mass will follow at 10 a.m. in St. Procopius Church, New Salem, with the Rev. Father Peter L. Peretti as Celebrant. Interment will follow in Lafayette Memorial Park, Brier Hill, Pa. Parish Wake Service will be held in the Funeral Home on Monday at 7:30 p.m.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Sunday, September 16, 2012

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Anna Margaret Hollesh PALER (1905-1997)

Anna Paler

   Anna Margaret Hollesh Paler, 91, of California, Pa., died Saturday, March 8, 1997, at 9:50 a.m. in Brownsville General Hospital. She was born April 5, 1905, in LaBelle, Pa., daughter of Carl Hollesh and Theresa Sova Hollesh. She came to California in 1967 from Vestaburg, Pa., was a homemaker, and a member of St. Thomas Aquinas Roman Catholic Church in California, Pa. Her husband, George Edward Paler, died in January 1963. She is survived by a son, George Paler and wife, Pat, of Tallmadge, Ohio; four daughters: Mrs. Robert (Agnes) Davis of Westport, Conn., Mrs. Steve (Lenora) Zanolli of Washington, Pa., Mrs. Harold (Dolores) Allick of New Seabury, Mass., and Mrs. George (Eileen) Novak of California, Pa.; 19 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; brother, Joseph Hollesh, and sisters, Wilma Shimko and Helen Obiatil, all of Novelty, Ohio. Friends will be received at the JOHN E. GREENLIEF FUNERAL HOME, 323 Fourth St., California, Pa., today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Monday, March 10, until 9:30 a.m. when prayers will be said. A Mass of Christian Burial follows at 10 a.m. in St. Thomas Aquinas R.C. Church, California, Pa., with Rev. Fr. Timothy Whalen as Celebrant. Interment will follow in Greene County Memorial Park, Waynesburg, Pa.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, March, 1997

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Domenica PALERMO (1877-1973)

PALERMO, DOMENICA— Age 95 years of 4th and Water St., Newell, Pa., died Tuesday, May 1, 1973 in the Brownsville General Hospital at 12:05 a.m. Mrs. Palermo was born July 14, 1877 in Italy. She was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help R.C. Church of Newell. She is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Angelo Isabella of Monessen; 13 grandchildren (she had made her home with her granddaughter, Mrs. Mary Rotola of Newell); 24 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. Friends will be received in the Howard W. McCrory Funeral Home, Fayette City until Thursday at 9:30 a.m. where a prayer service will be held followed by Mass of Resurrection at 10 a.m. in Our Lady of Perpetual Help R.C. Church with Rev. Fr. Edward Gearing as celebrant. Interment in Lafayette Memorial Park.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Wednesday, May 2, 1973, page 31, column 8

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Mary Zaharsky PALESNIK ( -1995)

Mary Palesnik

   Mary Zaharsky Palesnik, 83, of Clarksville (Williamstown), died Tuesday, May 30, 1995, in Greene County Memorial Hospital, Waynesburg. Surviving are her husband, George Palesnik; one sister, Elizabeth Tema of Oak Creek, Wis.; and several nieces and nephews. Friends were received in the Frank Burkus Funeral Home, Mill and Center Sts., Millsboro, Pa., on Wednesday, May 31, 1995, from 7 to 9 p.m., and will be received in the Funeral Home, today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, May, 1995

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Katherine PALGUTA ( -1934)

KATHERINE PALGUTA

   Mrs. Katherine Palguta, aged 65 years, wife of John Palguta, 64 Euclid avenue, died at 12:15 o’clock Thursday afternoon, October 25, 1934, following a lengthy illness. Besides her husband she is survived by four children: Mrs. Josephine Meas of Searight; Mrs. Rose Purtell, New York City; Andrew Palguta, Bobtown; Joseph Palguta, of McAdoo. Three grandchildren also survive. Funeral services will be announced later.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Friday, October 26, 1934, page 11, column 1

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Grace S. Santore PALLADINO ( -1930)

GRACE S. PALLADINO

   Mrs. Grace S. Palladino, 29, wife of Thomas Palladino, died Monday in the Uniontown hospital about 2:15 a.m. Surviving besides her husband are two children, Louise and Carmela, at home; her mother, Mrs. Leonard Santore, of North Union township; four sisters, Mrs. Kate Mascia, Mrs. Lucy Palladino, Mrs. Mary Grazino of Uniontown and Miss Rose Santore, Uniontown, and Janice of Pittsburgh. Funeral services will be held Wednesday morning at 9:30 at her late home, 78 Downer avenue, followed by additional services in St. Theresa’s R. C. church with the Rev. Fr. Tabbia officiating. Burial will be in Oak Grove cemetery.


Daily News Standard, Uniontown, PA, Tuesday Evening, September 9, 1930, page 12, column 3

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bullet Jennie PALLOTTA died in 1937. Her obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(2)

Following a nine-weeks' illness, Mrs. Jennie Pallotta, aged 36 years, of 158 Fairview street, died at 10:35 Friday evening in the Uniontown hospital. Her death was attributed to ???
In addition to her father she leaves her husband, Luigi, and the following children, Cathryn, Roselyn, James, Victor, Madelyn, Margaret and Lydia.  
Four sisters and two brothers also survive.  They are Mrs. William Patrick, Fairmont, W.Va.; Mrs. Peter Mayola, York Run; Mrs. William Cullen, Point Marion; Mrs. S. S. Feheggia, Joseph and August Martucci, of Uniontown.
Services will be held Monday at 2 o'clock at the home to be followed an hour later by addition rites at St. Theresa church.
(two copies are taped together.  Where they join a portion is missing)
(Herald - November 19, 1937)


Kimberly Dawn PALMASANO (1962-2011)

Kimberly D. Palmasano
Ohiopyle

Kimberly Dawn Palmasano, 49, of Ohiopyle, died Thursday, June 30, 2011, in Uniontown Hospital. She was born May 16, 1962, in Connellsville, a daughter of the late Wanda Leonard Pollock. She worked as a food server for Nemacolin Woodlands Resort. Surviving are son, Andrew Palmasano; aunts, Donna Hall and her husband Ronald "Jake" and Martha Fernico; and three uncles, Gerald, Bruce and Roy Leonard. She was preceded in death by her aunt, Gloria Deakin. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday in the BURHANS-CROUSE FUNERAL HOME, 28 Connellsville St., Dunbar. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the funeral home.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Saturday, July 2, 2011

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Charles A. PALMER ( -1926)

CHARLES A. PALMER

  SCOTTDALE, Aug. 9.— Charles A. Palmer, 59 years old, died Saturday evening at 7:10 o’clock at his home at 412 Parker avenue from heart disease, with which he had been afflicted for some time. During last winter and spring Mr. Palmer had been unwell but had recovered sufficiently to return to his employment at the plant of the United States Cast Iron Pipe & Foundry Company two months ago. He had worked until the day before his death. Mr. Palmer is survived by his wife, Mrs. Dora Palmer; three sons, William E., Charles A. and Gerald; two daughters, Mrs. Quay King and Miss Elizabeth the latter at home; two brothers, John and Edward Palmer, and three sisters, Mrs. E. G. Sawyer of Tyrone and Misses Bess and Rosella at home. Mr. Palmer was a son of Mr. and Mrs. Adam Palmer, both dead. He was a member of the United Brethren Church. Because of the absence of his pastor, Rev. E. B. Learish, the funeral service, at the home Tuesday at 2:30 o’clock, will be conducted by Rev. A. J. Kimmel of the Evangelical Church. Burial will be in Scottdale Cemetery.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Monday, August 9, 1926, page 6, column 3

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bullet Grant PALMER died in 1937. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(2)

Grant A. Palmer, aged 39, died Tuesday, December 14, 1937, in the Veterans' hospital at Aspinwall.  He was born in Uniontown where he made his home until 1922 when he moved to Greensburg.
Surviving are two brothers, Charles and William, of Greensburg; two aunts, Mrs. W.D. Ford, Uniontown, and Mrs. Louisa Howell Jones, of Pittsburgh. Funeral services will be held from the Bethel A. M. E. church in Greensburg, at 2 o'clock Saturday afternoon.  Burial will follow in Hillview cemetery, Greensburg.  He was a veteran of the World war.


John PALMER ( -1939)

JOHN PALMER

  SCOTTDALE, Apr. 24.— John Palmer of Hickory street died at 3:15 o’clock this morning in Frick Memorial Hospital, Mount Pleasant, after being removed there Sunday evening when he suffered a heart attack. Funeral arrangements have not been completed.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Monday, April 24, 1939, page 6, column 6

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bullet Mary Dick PALMER died in 1934. Her obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(2)

Mrs. Mary Dick Palmer, wife of J. R. Palmer, died at 3:23 o'clock Tuesday morning, September 4, 1934, in the family residence, 191 Lenox street. Death terminated a six weeks' illness of complications.
Besides her husband, Mrs. Dick is also survived by one son, John Dick Palmer, at home; her parents, Mr. and Mrs. E. K. Dick, of Connellsville, and two brothers, Paul B. and Edward K. Dick, Jr., also residents of Connellsville.
Funeral services will be solemnized at 2 o'clock Thursday afternoon in the family residence, 191 Lenox street.  Rev. Dr. William Blake Hindman, pastor of the First Presbyterian church of which Mrs. Palmer was a member will officiate.  Burial will be private in Greensburg cemetery.
Active pallbearers have been announced as:  Paul, Donald and Kenneth Palmer, brothers-in-law, and Joe Orbin, all of Pittsburgh; James G. Robinson, of Uniontown, and Robert Gross, of Greensburg.
(newspaper - September 6, 1934)
(Handwritten on obit)
(mother - Carrie Jane Meivch Dick)
(father - Edward K. Dick Sr)
B - 1860
D - May 26, 1938
Burial St. Claire Cemetery, Greensburg)


Sylvia Mae PALOMBO (1925-1995)

Sylvia Mae Palombo

   Sylvia Mae Palombo, 68, of Eastlake, Ohio and formerly of Brownsville, Pa., died Monday, Oct. 2, 1995, in Eastlake, Ohio. She was born on Nov. 1, 1925, in Smithburg, Pa., the daughter of the late Lawrence Rush and Verna Eastern Schaffer. In addition to her parents she was predeceased by her step father, Isaac Schaffer and one son, Robin. She is survived by her husband, Anthony Palombo; three children, Mark and his wife, Sandra Palombo of Huntington Beach, Calif., Sandra and her husband, Thomas Nedley of Mentor on the Lake, Ohio, and Toni and her husband, Edwin Powali of Tampa, Fla.; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; two brothers, Lawrence Rush Jr., of Eastlake, Ohio and Richard Rush of Parma, Ohio; and a sister, Dolores Randolph of LaBelle, Pa. Friends will be received in the ANDREW J. SKIRPAN FUNERAL HOME, 135 Park St., Brownsville, on Friday from 6 to 9 p.m., and Saturday until 10 a.m., the hour of service, with the Rev. Harry Speakman officiating. Interment will follow in Fredericktown Cemetery.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, October, 1995

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Samuel PALONE, Sr. ( -1995)

Samuel Palone Sr.

   Samuel Palone Sr., 72, of Carmichaels, Pa., died Tuesday, Jan. 31, 1995, in the VA Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pa. He is survived by his wife, Michelene Palone of Carmichaels; one son, Samuel L. Palone, Jr., of Carmichaels one daughter, Mona Lea Palone of Carmichaels; two grandsons; and four brothers, Fred Palone of Rices Landing, Arthur Palone of Carmichaels, Raymond Palone or Crucible and Louise Palone of Rices Landing. Friends will be received in the Behm Funeral Home, Inc. Rt. 188, Jefferson, Pa., today from 7 to 9 p.m., Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., and Friday until 11 a.m.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, February, 1995

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bullet John PALOTTA Jr. died in 1937. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(2)

Believed to have been seized by cramps, 14-year-old John Palotta, Jr., of La Belle, drowned shortly after noon Monday in the Monongahela river about one-half mile from his home, after a home-made canoe, in which he was riding, overturned in mid-stream.
Horrified companions continued to drive for the body which was not brought to the surface until 10 hours later after employes of Maxwell mine dragged the river in that vicinity with grappling hooks.
The lad, with several other youths, went to the river to escape the intense heat. Palotta, it was said, drew away from the others as he endeavored to swim from the deepest part of the river.  Suddenly, he sank from sight, apparently the victim of cramps.
His companions dived in fruitless efforts to find the victim.  An alarm was sounded and employes of Maxwell mine hurried to the scene and continued to drag the river until 10 o'clock last night when the body was finally brought to the surface.
Deputy Coroner Arley Kisinger viewed the body.
(Herald - August 3, 1937)


Michael PALOVCHALK (1910-1995)

Michael Palovchalk

   Michael “Mickey” Palovchalk, 84, of Harmon House Convalescent Center, Mount Pleasant, formerly of Connellsville, died Tuesday in Highlands Hospital, Connellsville. Surviving are two brothers, Joseph E. Palovchalk of Uniontown and Andrew Palovchalk of Trotter; two sisters, Emma Hudock of Scottdale and Mrs. John (Agnes) Cossick of Uniontown. Friends will be received in the Vito C. Martucci Funeral Home Inc., 123 S. First St., West Side, Connellsville, from noon to 9 p.m. today and until 9:30 a.m. Saturday.

Social Security Death Index:
   Born—– September 14, 1910
   Died—– February 14, 1995


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, February, 1995

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bullet Mary PALYA died in 1937. Her obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(7)

MRS. MARY PALYA
Mrs. Mary Palya, aged 36, wife of Joseph Palya, of Rankins pump station, died Monday, October 11, 1937, in the Uniontown hospital after a short illness. In addition to her husband she leaves the following childen: Paul Joseph, Jr., Vincent, John, Ray and Mary at home; her mother Mrs. Susan Baran, of Czechoslovakia; and the following brothers and sisters: Joseph, Filbert; Andrew and John, both of Smock; Mrs. Susan Marcinek, of Masontown, and Mrs. Anna Palo, of Smock.
Funeral services are incomplete.


bullet Susanna PALYA died in 1937. Her obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(2)

Mrs. Susanna Palya, 63, died at her home near Rankin Pump Station, Monday, October 25, 1937, following an extended illness.
Surviving are her husband, Joseph, and the following children:  Joseph, at home; Andrew, Uniontown; George, Frank and John, at home; Mrs. Susan Kravetz, of Minneapolis, Minn., Sister Julian of Donora; Mrs. Anna Quarrick, Uniontown.  Twenty grandchildren and two great grandchildren, also survive.
Funeral announcement will be made later.


Louis PANAGAKIS ( -1954)

Louis Panagakis, 63, of 71 Murray avenue, Uniontown, died in the hospital there Saturday. He was a co-owner of a restaurant at Uniontown.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Tuesday, May 4, 1954, page 9, column 2

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Isabella Marie Metzger Beach PANDOLPH (1920-1995)

ISABELLA PANDOLPH

   Isabella Marie Beach Pandolph, 74, of Normalville, died Monday, May 15, 1995, at her home. She was born Aug. 29, 1920, in Connellsville, a daughter of the late Henry and Elizabeth Till Metzger. She was a resident of the Connellsville and Normalville areas all her life and was a graduate of Connellsville High School with the class of 1938. She was a retired salesperson, having worked for the former Quality Department Store in Connellsville and the former Fisher Big Wheel. She was a member of the Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Connellsville. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by four brothers, Henry, John, Carl and Rhiney Metzger; and two sisters, Pearl Swallop and Louise Dawson. She is survived by her husband, Joseph F. Pandolph; a daughter, Beverly Beach of Normalville; a son, Leslie Beach of Normalville; four grandchildren; and three sisters, Mrs. Sally Bryan of Greensburg, Mrs. Catherine Bell of Frankfort, Ky., and Mrs. Dorothy Chamberlin of Uniontown. There will be no public viewing. Friends are invited to attend a memorial service to be held at 1 p.m. Friday in the Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 126 E. Fairview Ave., Connellsville, with the Rev. Herb Dubler officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of the BROOKS FUNERAL HOME INC., 111 E. Green St., Connellsville. Donations can be made to the Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 129 E. Fairview Ave., Connellsville, Pa. 15425, in memory of the deceased.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, May, 1995

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Martha Butler PANGBURN ( -1937)

MRS. MARTHA B. PANGBURN

   Mrs. Martha Butler Pangburn, of Monessen, died Saturday night, April 10, 1937, in the home of a brother, James Butler, at Elizabeth. Her husband, Moses Pangburn, preceded her in death by two months. Surviving are her mother, Mrs. Charlotte Butler, of Uniontown; one son, Eugene Crabtree, of Monessen; and eight brothers and sisters: Mrs. Easily, Uniontown; Myrtle Bolen, Masontown; Lily Pangburn, Elizabeth; Florence Bibbs, Republic; Gabriel Butler, Pittsburgh; George, Charleston, W. Va.; Oliver, Morgantown, W. Va., and James Butler, Elizabeth. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 o’clock Tuesday afternoon in the Wayman M. E. church, White Rock, near Fairchance, with Rev. Mr. Choice, of Clairton, officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.


Daily News Standard, Uniontown, PA, Monday, April 12, 1937, page 3, column 3

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Anthony Raymond PANONE (1907-1965)

PANONE, ANTHONY RAYMOND— Age 51 years, of Dunbar, died Monday, March 1, 1965, at his home, Speers Hill, Dunbar. He was born in Dunbar September 7, 1907, a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Frank Panone. He was a World War II veteran. He is survived by three sisters, Mrs. Rose Angelo, Hubbard, Ohio, Mrs. Elma Marzano, Dunbar and Miss Mary Panone of Hamburg, Pa.; one brother, Joseph Panone, Dunbar. Friends are being received in the Burhans Funeral Home, Dunbar. Requiem High Mass will be intoned Thursday at 9 a.m. in St. Aloysius R. C. Church, Dunbar, with Rev. Fr. Vincent J. Rocco as celebrant. Burial will be in Mt. Auburn Cemetery.


The Evening Standard, Uniontown, PA, Wednesday, March 3, 1965, page 17, column 8

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Mary PANONE ( -1967)

MARY PANONE

   Miss Mary Panone, 58, of Dunbar, died unexpectedly Tuesday evening at Reading hospital. She was born in Dunbar, a daughter of the late Frank and Mary Ann Tonda Patone. Surviving are two sisters, Mrs. George (Elma) Marzano of Dunbar and Mrs. Rose Angelo of Hubbard, Ohio; and a brother, Joseph Panone of Dunbar. The body will be at the Burhans funeral home, Dunbar, after 7 p.m. today. Requiem high mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Aloysius R. C. Church, Dunbar, with the Rev. Vincent J. Rocco as celebrant. Burial will be in Mount Auburn Cemetery, Dunbar.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Thursday, November 2, 1967, page 27, column 7

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Agnes May Workman PANOS (1925-2010)

Agnes May (Workman) PANOS, age 84, of Vances Mill, Uniontown, Pennsylvania passed away on Friday, August 13, 2010. Born on October 12, 1925 in Uniontown, Pennsylvania she was the daughter of Quinter James Workman and Clara (DeVault) Workman. May was a member of Glad Tidings Assembly of God Church, McClellandtown, Pa.

May was predeceased by her parents; her husband, Nicholas Panos; a daughter, Stella Moldovan; son, Richard Panos; brother, Roy Workman; and sister, Gladys Renzi.

Surviving are her loving children: Darlene Symon and her husband Paul of Norton, Massachusetts, James Panos and wife Lorraine, New Salem, Pa., Josie Pollick and husband James, New Salem, Pa., Pete Panos, Vances Mill, Pa., Clara Adams and husband Roger, Connellsville, Pa., Anna Kozlowski and husband Jerome, Uniontown, Pa., Jenny Everly, Grindstone, Pa., Nicholas Panos, Grindstone, Pa., and Gregory Panos and wife Julia, Uniontown, Pa.; twenty-five grandchildren; nineteen great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

Family will receive Friends in the DEAN C. WHITMARSH FUNERAL HOME, 134 West Church Street, Fairchance, Pa. today from 7 to 9 p.m., on Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Wednesday, August 18, 2010 until 10 a.m., the hour of Service with Rev. Donald J. Immel officiating. Interment will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, Fairchance, Pennsylvania. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association.


©The Herald Standard 2010, Uniontown, PA, Monday, August 16, 2010

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Richard Q. PANOS (1963-2006)

Richard Q. Panos, 42 years, of Brownsville, Fayette County, Pa., died unexpectedly on Wednesday, May 10, 2006. He was born September 4, 1963, in Uniontown, Fayette County, Pa., son of May Workman Panos, of Vances Mill, Fayette County, Pa., and the late Nicholas Panos. Richard was formerly employed by Parks Moving and Storage South, Inc., in Uniontown, Pa. Besides his father, Richard was predeceased by his sister, Stella Moldovan.

Surviving are his two children: Ricki Hughes and her husband, Christopher, and Quinten Burkett, all of Lemont Furnace, Fayette County, Pa.; five granddaughters; three great-granddaughters; his mother, May Workman Panos, of Vances Mill, Pa.; sisters and brothers: Darlene Symon and her husband, Paul, of Norton, Massachusetts, James Panos and his wife, Lorraine, of New Salem, Fayette County, Pa., Josie Pollick and her husband, James, of New Salem, Pa., Pete Panos, Vances Mill, Pa., Clara Adams and her husband Roger, Connellsville, Pa., Anna Kozlowski and her husband Jerome, Uniontown, Pa., Jenny Everly, of Masontown, Fayette County, Pa., his twin brother, Nicholas Panos, of Brownsville, Pa., and Gregory Panos and his wife, Julia, of Uniontown, Pa.; and many nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends in the DEAN C. WHITMARSH FUNERAL HOME, 134 West Church Street, Fairchance, Fayette County, Pa., on Monday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and on Tuesday, May 16, 2006, until 10 a.m., the hour of Service with the Rev. Donald J. Immel officiating. Interment will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, Fairchance, Pa.


©The Herald Standard 2006, Uniontown, PA, May 14, 2006

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Virginia Isobel Cricchi PANSINI (1912-1994)

Virginia Pansini

   Virginia Isobel Cricchi Pansini, 82, Gainesville, Fla., and formerly of Republic, Pa., and Long Island, N.Y., died Tuesday, Nov. 22, as a result of an automobile accident in Gainesville, Fla. She is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Mary Pansini Williams of Tiverton, R.I.; two sons, Paul Pansini of Tucker, Ga., and Michael Pansini of Baltimore, Md.; a sister, Mrs. Modest Cricchi Tiballi of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; a stepsister, Flora Reagan.

Social Security Death Index:
   Born—– June 24, 1912
   Died—– November 22, 1994


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, November, 1994

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bullet Loretta A. PAPKE died in 1934. Her obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(2)

Loretta A. Papke, aged 23, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Papke, died in the home of her parents, 410 West Crawford avenue, Connellsville, Saturday morning, December 15, 1934, at 11 o'clock.
Besides her parents, she is survived by five brothers and six sisters: Charles, Robert, Donald, William and Henry Papke, all of Connellsville; Mrs. LaVerne Kurtz, of New Jersey; Mrs. Ralph Ellenberger, Uniontown; Mrs. James Burkett, Broadford; Mrs. J. G. Ashe, Mrs. James Calvary and Mrs. Herman Comfort, all of Connellsville.
Funeral services will be conducted ?????
(balance of obit is missing)


Adam PAPLACK ( -1908)

ANGEL OF DEATH
CALLS QUARTETTE
OF OLD PEOPLE

Body of Adam Paplack Brought Here

Article begins and continues with other deaths.

   Adam Poplack, aged 34 years, a well known resident of Gans Station, died Saturday at the family residence after a lin gering illness. The body was brought to Connellsville this morning on B & O. train No. 1 and was removed to Funeral Director J. L. Stader's rooms on West Main street and was later taken to the Slavish Lutheran church where services were conducted by Rev. Tomaschka. Interment in Hill Grove cemetery.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Monday Evening, September 21, 1908, page 1, column 5

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bullet Edward PARANSKY died in 1937. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(15)

EDWARD PARANSKY
Edward Paransky 24, formerly a resident of Uniontown, died Saturday April 19, 1937, in Tulsa, Okla.
Surviving are his mother, Mrs. Vetta Paransky and three brothers, all residents of Pittsburgh.
The body has been returned to the home of H. Staman, 135 Walnut Street, Uniontown. Funeral services will be conducted there this afternoon at 2 o'clock in charge of Rabbi Julius Washer of the Tree of Life Synagogue
Burial will be in the Tree of Life Cemetery.
Herald--April 14, 1937


Homer W. PARIS, Jr. ( -2002)

Homer W. Paris, Jr., 90, of Filbert-Orient Road, Pa., passed away Wednesday, August 7, 2002, in UPMC Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pa. Surviving are his wife, Adrianna Eskra Paris; one son, Raymond W. Paris of Filbert-Orient Road; daughters, Marlene Sigwalt of Louisville, Ky., and Marcella Ermlick of Youngwood, Pa.; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; a sister, Margaret Franks of Uniontown; and a brother, Eugene Paris of Cooper City, Fla. Friends will be received in the Robert T. Kish Funeral Home Inc., Legion Street, Republic, on Friday from 2 to 9 p.m. ©The Herald Standard 2002


©The Herald Standard 2002, Uniontown, PA, August, 2002

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Katy Ann PARK ( -1862)

Shocking and Fatal Accident

   On Friday evening, Katy Ann, daughter of Wm. Park, carpenter, residing on Carrol street, Allegheny, attempted to light a carbon oil lamp at the fire, but a portion of the oil having leaked through, the lamp exploded like a flask of powder, throwing the oil over the breast and arms of the child and setting her clothing on fire. She was so terribly burned before her mother, who ran to her aid, could render any assistance that the flesh on her stomach and bowls was burned to a crisp. She died from her wounds early on Saturday morning. The deceased was an intelligent, active child, ten years old, and her fearful death has cast the family into the deepest distress. – Pittsburgh Post.


Genius of Liberty, Uniontown, PA, October 30, 1862, Vol. 2, No. 39, page 5, column 3

Contributed by Roy Lockart


Gertrude Helene PARKE ( -1996)

Gertrude H. Parke

   Gertrude Helene “Trudy” Parke, 83, of Stockdale, died Wednesday, Feb. 7, 1996, in Mt. Macrina Manor, Uniontown, Pa. She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Erika and David Puskar of Perryopolis; two grandchildren; and two sisters, Luise Rauh and Else Ruge, both of Germany. Friends will be received in the Ed Melenyzer Funeral Homes, Inc., 1008 Furlong Ave., Roscoe, today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., and Saturday until 1 p.m., the hour of service.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, February, 1996

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Elijah B. PARKER ( -1937)

ELIJAH B. PARKER

   Elijah B. Parker, formerly of Uniontown, but for the last twenty years a resident of Riverside, Cal., died suddenly of a cerebral hemorrhage Thursday, July 15, 1937, at this home in Riverside, according to word received by his sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Mauler, 152 Morgantown street. Mr. Parker, 62 years old, was employed in his early years as telegraph operator for the Pennsylvania Railroad at Brownfield, and later was associated with the Newcomer Coke Company. At the time of his death he was interested in extensive orange groves in Riverside. Mr. Parker was the son of the late Elijah Parker and Jane Parker who came here from England during the Civil War. The elder Mr. Parker was interested in the earliest development of the Connellsville coal field. The deceased is survived by his widow, Mrs. Margaret Brooke Parker, and one son, Robert, both of Riverside; and three sisters, Mrs. W. L. Leamon of Riverside, Mrs. Sarah P. Wood of Washington, Pa., Mrs. Elizabeth Mauler of Uniontown. Funeral services will be Saturday with burial at Riverside, Cal.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Friday, July 16, 1937, page 3, column 2

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Francis E. PARKER ( -1930)

FRANCIS E. PARKER

   Francis E. Parker, 68, former burgess and justice of the peace at Dunbar, died Tuesday at 6:50 p.m., in the Connellsville State hospital of a complication of diseases. He is survived by his widow: one daughter, Mrs. Leland O. Bryant, Ronda, W. Va.; one son, Warne R. Parker, at home; and one sister, Mrs. James L. Spiers, Chicago. One half brother, William T. Gears, Chicago, and one grandchild also survive. Funeral services will be Friday at 2 p.m. at the home with Rev. Mr. Humbert, pastor of the Dunbar M. E. church officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Auburn cemetery.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Thursday, January 30, 1930, page 11, column 3

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Kitty 'Kit' Coffman PARKER ( -2010)

Kitty "Kit" Coffman Parker, 57, of Longwood, Fla., formerly of White, passed away Sunday, July 25, 2010, surrounded by her loving family in her home. Friends and family will be received from 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday in the CLYDE BROOKS FUNERAL HOME INC., at the corner of Route 711 and 146 Municipal Building Road, Melcroft. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday in the Indian Head Church of God, 691 Indian Creek Valley Road, Indian Head, with the Rev. Edward Mikkelsen officiating. A committal service and interment will follow in Keslar Cemetery, Saltlick Township.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Thursday, July 29, 2010

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bullet Leonidas PARKER died in 1861. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(73)

Bitten by a Snake
Last week Leonidas Parker, son of Wm. H. Parker, of Henry Clay township, was bitten by a very large rattle-snake on the foot. The boy was some distance from the house and by himself, he did not get to the house for about three quarters of an hour after he was bitten. The services of Dr. S. Hasson were obtained as soon as possible. The foot and leg were terribly swollen and the whole system impregnated with poison, so that there was but little hope of affording relief.
(The article does not actually state that the boy died)
The Genius of Liberty. Uniontown, Pa. Jul. 25, 1861.
Vol. 1, No. 26, Pg. 4, Col. 1.


Martha PARKER ( -1934)

MRS. MARTHA PARKER DIES AT DUNBAR HOME

   Mrs. Martha Parker, 68 years old, died Friday night at her Dunbar home of complications. Her husband, Francie Ellsworth Parker, died in 1930. She is survived by one son, Warne Parker, at home and Mrs. Leland Bryant of Charleston, W. Va., six grandchildren, two great- grandchildren, also, one sister, Mrs. William Hahn of Continental and one brother, Charles Waggle of Juniata. The funeral service will probably be held Monday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock at the home, Rev. E. Donald Whetzel, pastor of the Methodist Episcopal Church of which the deceased was a member, will officiate. Burial will be in Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Dunbar.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, July 28, 1934

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Ray PARKER ( -1936)

RAY PARKER

   Ray Parker, aged 17 years, one month and nine days, son of Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Parker, Eagle street, Republic, died at 8 o’clock Wednesday morning, June 3, 1936, in Uniontown Hospital. Death climaxed a brief illness of pneumonia. Ray was widely known in Redstone township and was a member of this year’s junior class of Redstone Township High School, having successfully passed into the senior class. Besides his parents he is survived by three brothers and a sister: Donald Parker, Clairton; Glenn, Pittsburgh; Roy Parker, and Mrs. George Burton, both of Buffalo, N.Y. Brief prayer in the family residence at 2 o’clock Friday afternoon is to be followed by additional services in the Republic Central Christian church in charge of Rev. R. G. Manley. Burial will be in Acklin cemetery.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Thursday, June 4, 1936, page 4, column 5

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Warne R. PARKER (1894-1962)

W. R. PARKER

   Warne R. Parker, 68, of Falls Church, VA., formerly of Dunbar, died Monday afternoon in Falls Church. He was born April 8, 1894, at Dunbar, son of Elzie & Martha Waggle Parker. He was a member of the Welch W. Virginia Masonic Lodge and the Glen Carlyn Baptist Church. He was formerly employed as a right-of-way man by the PA. Dept. of Highways, and last had been employed by Grof and Myers Consulting Engineers of Harrisburg.

   Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Marion Parker; a son, Col. Richard Parker of Alexandria, VA-now serving in Turkey; two daughters, Mrs. John (Martha) Edwards of Alexandria, VA, and Col. Doris Parker stationed at Walter Reed Hospital, Washington, D.C., two grandchildren and a sister, Mrs. Ella Bryant of Charleston, W. VA. The funeral service will be held Thursday in the Arlington Funeral Home, Lee Road, Arlington, VA. Burial will be in The National Memorial Park, Arlington.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Tuesday, October 2, 1962, page 4, column 4

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bullet Robert PARKHILL died in 1887. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(44)

PARKHILL - July 29, 1887 - Robert Parkhill, of N. Union Township, died age 74 years.

Member and past ruling elder Reformed Presbyterian Church (Coventer).  Widow, three sons and 2 daughters and three brothers survive.  Burial at Laurel Hill Presbyterian Church where lie the mortal remains of his parents, brother and sister.
)Found within a set of BLANEY family Bibles, were unnamed newspaper clippings; abstracted for their genealogical value.)


bullet William PARKHILL died in 1889. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(44)

PARKHILL, William of Franklin Twp., died of heart disease on Wednesday, Oct. 2, 1889, aged about 65 years.  Deceased leaves wife and four children oldest of whom is Dr. Clayton L. Parkhill of Denver, Col. (slip of paper gave Dr. Clayton L. Parkhill as living at 1902 Judson Place, Philadelphia, PA)
(Found within a set of BLANEY family Bibles, were unnamed newspaper clippings; abstracted for their genealogical value.)


bullet James PARKINS obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project. (2)

Bedfast for two weeks following a stroke, James Parkins, 69, well known mine foreman, died at 4:55 o'clock Thursday morning in his home at Webster.
Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Anna Bundy Parkins, and a daughter, Mrs. George Breakwell, Masontown, in addition to five grandsons and the following brothers, John, Robert, Fred and Andrew Parkins, all of Roscoe.
Funeral services will be conducted at 3 o'clock Saturday afternoon in the Roscoe Methodist Episcopal church.  Burial will be in the Howe cemetery at Roscoe.
(no date)


bullet Ann J. PARKS died in 1937. Her obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(2)

Ann J. Parks, daughter of the late J. Jewett and Ann Woodward Parks, died Saturday morning, April 3, 1937, in the home of a sister, Mrs. Boyd Wells, Cincinnati, O.  Mrs. Wells is the only survivor.
A former resident of Brownsville, the body of the deceased has been brought to the Ross Funeral Home, Brownsville, and will be removed later to the First Presbyterian church, Brownsville, of which she was a member, for services at 2 o'clock Tuesday afternoon.  Rev. DeLaurence, pastor, will officiate.  Burial will be in Redstone cemetery.


bullet William PARKS Jr. died in 1929. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(62)

William Parks Jr.-  Unconscious for six days after having been struck by an automobile  in Fayette City, William Parks Jr., age 11, son of Mr and Mrs. William Parks of Sisleytown succumbed yesterday at noon in the Mercy hospital, pittsburgh. The body was brought to the McCrory mortuary in Fayette City to be prepared for burial. It is expected funeral services will be held from the late home on Thursday afternoon with interment in the Fayette City cemetery. Besides his parents the victim is survived by two sisters

Source:    The Daily Independent           Tuesday Evening , February 19,1929


Allen Guy PARNELL (1949-1996)

Allen Guy Parnell

   Allen Guy Parnell, 47, of Ambridge, Pa., died Saturday, Oct. 26, 1996, in Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh. He was born May 29, 1949, in Confluence, Pa., son of Guy C. and Rosella Glover Parnell. His parents and a brother, Stephen, preceded him in death. He was employed at Baden Steelbar & Bolt Corporation in Sewickley. Surviving is a brother, Worley Parnell of Virginia Beach, Va. Friends will be received at the HUMBERT FUNERAL HOME, Confluence, Pa., today from 2 to 9 p.m. and Wednesday, Oct. 30, until 11 a.m., the hour of service with the Rev. David Lee officiating. Interment will follow in Johnson Chapel Cemetery.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, October, 1996

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Claude PARNELL ( -1974)

PARNELL, CLAUDE— Age 74 years of House 92, Lamberton, Pa., died Sunday, December 15, 1974 in the Uniontown Hospital. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Lamberton. He was a member of UMWA Local 5321. Surviving is his wife, Jessie Parnell; seven children, Mrs. Viola Johnson, Long Island City, N.Y.; James Parnell, Philadelphia, Samuel Parnell, Lamberton, Mrs. Louise McFadden, New Salem, Mrs. Geraldine Burkes, Claude Parnell, Jr. and Delores Kennedy, New York City, N.Y.; forty- nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; a brother, Alex Parnell, Detroit, Michigan; several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by a daughter, Anna Mae Parnell in 1945 and a son, Mose Parnell, in 1969. Friends will be received in the Carl A. Lantz Funeral Home, 297 E. Main St., today after 5 p.m. and Thursday in the Union Baptist Church, New Salem, 12 noon to 2 p.m., the hour of service. Rev Howard Dantzler assisted by Rev. Henderson Stover will officiate. Interment in Park Place Cemetery, Uniontown.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Wednesday, December 18, 1974, page 39, column 8

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Kinard PARNELL (1926-1995)

Kinard Parnell

   Kinard Parnell, 69, of Buffalo, N.Y., formerly of Uniontown, died Tuesday, Nov. 14, 1995, in Buffalo, N.Y. He was born April 4, 1926, in Uniontown. Preceding him in death was his wife, Lulu Mitchell Perkins Parnell, on June 22, 1992. Surviving are the following children, Hustler J. Perkins, Camille Perkins, Broderick Perkins, Edward Perkins, Frederick Chapell and Rose Chapell, all of Buffalo, N.Y.; two sisters, Minnie Simpson of Maryland and Evelyn Parnell of Philadelphia; one brother, James Parnell of Buffalo, N.Y.; and nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. Friends will be received in the MURIEL E. LANTZ FUNERAL HOME, 297 East Main St., Uniontown, today from 6 to 9 p.m. and Saturday until 11 a.m., the hour of service. Interment will follow in Edenborn Cemetery, Edenborn.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, November, 1995

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Jack PARR, Sr. (1897-1967)

PARR, JACK, SR.— Age 70 years, of House 231, Colonial, died in the Uniontown Hospital at 9:30 a.m., June 12, 1967, following a brief illness. He was born in Russia, March 29, 1897, and had been a resident of this area for 45 years and was a retired coal miner and a member of St. Nicholas R.C. Church, Brownsville, and the UMWA Local 7935. He was predeceased by his wife, Mrs. Mary Parr, April 5, 1957. He is survived by these children: Irene Parr at home; Mrs. Carl (Mary Catherine) Wellzel of Rochester, N.Y.; Mrs. Earl (Dorothy) Moore of Connellsville; Mrs. Michael (Marlene) Toshak of Canonsburg; Jack Parr, Jr. of Seat Pleasant, Md.; also 12 grandchildren. Friends will be received in the family residence after 7 p.m. today until 8:30 a.m. Friday when a prayer service will be held followed by Divine Liturgy at 9 a.m. at St. Nicholas Church, Brownsville, with Rev. Fr. Demetrius Yackanich as celebrant. Interment in the Church Cemetery under the direction of the Andrew J. Skirpan Funeral Home, Brownsville.


The Evening Standard, Uniontown, PA, Tuesday, June 13, 1967, page 15, column 8

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Shirley Ann PARR ( -1938)

SHIRLEY ANN PARR

   Shirley Ann Parr, six-month-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jack Parr, of Grindstone, died at 11 o'clock Friday morning in the family home. Death was attributed to pneumonia. The child leaves, in addition to her parents, four sisters and a brother. Funeral services were conducted Sunday afternoon with a short service at the home at 2 o'clock followed with additional rites in the Greek Catholic church at Brownsville. Rev. Fr. John Sokol will be in charge. Burial will be in the church cemetery.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Tuesday, May 10, 1938, page 4, column 4

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Ruby G. Baird PARRISH ( -1995)

RUBY G. PARRISH

   Ruby G. Baird Parrish, 83, of Harmon House Convalescent Center, Mount Pleasant, died Saturday, July 29, 1995, at Harmon House. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today in the MURPHY-CARUSO FUNERAL HOME, 303 Pittsburgh St., Scottdale, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday with the Rev. Richard W. Blice Jr. officiating. Interment will be in Scottdale Cemetery. The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1004 Mount Pleasant Road, Greensburg, Pa. 15601.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, July, 1995

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William Worthington PARSHALLPhoto  (1866-1938)

   William W. Parshall, Prominent Financier, Dies Monday Evening Active As Coal Operator, Banker and Attorney; Official of St. Peter’s William Worthington Parshall, a member of the Fayette County Bar Association since 1890, and a prominent business and financial leader here for many years, died at 5:30 Monday evening, September 26, 1938, at the family homestead, 429 West National Pike, after a year’s illness. Death was caused by a complication of diseases as the result of a lingering illness of arthritis. Failing health overtook him two years ago but his passing yesterday came as a distinct shock to the immediate family and his wide circle of business associates ad older townspeople. Mr. Parshall was a past exalted ruler of the Uniontown Lodge 370, B. P. O. Elks, a director of the Second National Bank, and a vestryman of St. Peter’s Episcopal church. Born in Nicholson township, June 18, 1866, a son of William Grove and Martha (Hawks) Parshall, he received his early and preparatory education in the public schools of Uniontown, where he spent his boyhood and youth. He entered Cornell university, where he was graduated with the class of 1888. He then entered upon the study of Law under the direction of W. G. Guiler, of Uniontown, and continued until his admission to the Fayette County Bar. Mr. Parshall soon qualified to practice law in all state and federal courts and commanded a large and influential clientele. His business associations were numerous and prominent. Included in the list in which he formerly was active may be included: Fairchance & Smithfield Traction Co., Belle Vernon Coke Co., Harab Coal & Coke Co., Stone-Parshall Oil Co., Hecla Coal & Coke Co., Puritan Coke Co., H.R. Sackett Coal & Coke Co., and the Producers Coke Company of Uniontown. Mrs. Parshall, for a number of years, had a large plantation in Texas, devoted to raising cotton and cattle, and he also owned the original Parshall homestead in German township, Fayette county, which consisted of over 300 acres. He had conducted a dairy, along with general farming operations. Mr. Parshall was active for a number of years as a member of the Uniontown Country Club and the old Laurel Club. He was married on June 11, 1902, to Miss Amelia Baldwin, of Springfield, O., a daughter of Henry and Marie (Dawson) Baldwin. Mrs. Parshall preceded him in death on May 26, 1927. Surviving are the following children: Mrs. Joseph Pontefract, William B. Parshall, Lawrence Parshall, and H. Baldwin Parshall. He also leaves four grandchildren. A son, Rodney, died September 24, 1935. Funeral services will be conducted at 4 o’clock Wednesday afternoon in the residence, National Pike West, Rev. Donald Kent Johnston, rector of St. Peter’s church, will officiate. Interment in Oak Grove cemetery will be private, under the direction of the Willard S. Whitlach Funeral Home.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Tuesday, September 27, 1938, page 1, column 2,
continued to page 7, column 3

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Daughter of James PARSON ( -1871)

   A little child of James Parson, of Aleppo township, was so badly scalded by falling in to a kettle of boiling water that she died on the following morning. The little girl was assisting her mother to move a bench on the evening after they had finished butchering, and her hold slipping she fell into it. The child was five years old.

Genius of Liberty, Uniontown, PA, Thursday, January 26, 1871, Vol. IV, No. 3, page 3, column 8

Contributed by Roy Lockart


Dr. Wilfred R. PARSONS ( -1948)

DR. WILFRED R. PARSONS

   Dr. Wilfred R. Parsons, 44 years old, died suddenly at 3 o’clock Sunday morning at his home at Little Rock, Ark., of a heart attack. He had spent virtually all of his life at Little Rock. Dr. Parsons and Miss Roberta Bailey, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frank K. Bailey of Ohiopyle, were married June 6, 1942, at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Ewing R. Harmon, uncle and aunt of Mrs. Parsons, on Springfield pike. A veteran of World War Two, Dr. Parsons was a captain in the Medical Corps and spent six months in the Pacific theater. He was a 32nd Degree Mason. Besides his widow, he is survived by two children, George and Roberta, and a brother, Dr. John Parsons, of Little Rock. Mrs. Parsons’ parents, accompanied by their daughters, Mrs. Carl Skinner, of Mill Run, and Mrs. Russell Younkin, of Clairton, left this morning for Little Rock to attend the funeral. Mr. and Mrs. George A. Cooper of New Rochelle, N.Y., uncle and aunt of Mrs. Parsons will also attend.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Monday, June 14, 1948, page 2, column 4

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Joseph F. PARTYKA (1927-1996)

Joseph F. Partyka

   Joseph F. Partyka, 68, of Uniontown died Friday, Jan. 19, 1996, in Uniontown Hospital. He was born March 27, 1927, in Uniontown, Pa., son of the late Joseph and Mary Ann Duda Partyka. He was a member of Joseph R.C. Church of Uniontown, retired plasterer and member of Plasterers Local 31 in Pittsburgh, World War II Veteran who served with the U.S. Army, member of Uniontown VFW Post 47, Lemont Furnace Sportsmen’s Club and The Polish Club in Uniontown, social member of North Union Volunteer Fire Company, and was involved for many years in Little League baseball in the Uniontown area. He is survived by his wife, Lillian Collins Partyka, three sons, Joseph F. Partyka, Stanley Partyka and his wife, Mary, and Daniel Partyka and his wife, Racine, and one daughter, Lana Jo Partyka, all of Uniontown, 10 grandchildren, two great- grandchildren, a sister, Mary Louise Sitarz, and two brothers, Martin Boniar and Bernard Boniar all of Cleveland, Ohio, and beloved aunts, Sophia Partyka and Bernice Partyka both of Keisterville, Pa., Viola Muha of Detroit, Mich., and Helen Moffit of Elmhurst, N.Y. Friends will be received in the HAKY FUNERAL HOME, 139 West Fayette St., Uniontown, Pa., today and Monday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday, Jan. 23, until 9 a.m. when a prayer service will be held followed by a Funeral Mass at 9:30 a.m. in St. Joseph R.C. Church, Uniontown, with Rev. Fr. Alexander L. Pleban as celebrant. Interment will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, Hopwood, Uniontown VFW Post … (balance of obit is missing).


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, January, 1996

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Ted PASANO ( -1969)

TED PASANO

  MOUNT PLEASANT— Ted Pasano of Washington St. died Wednesday afternoon at his home.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Thursday, January 2, 1969, page 23, column 6

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Deno PASCUCCI (1916-2012)

CLEARWATER, FLORIDA
Deno Pascucci

Deno Pascucci, age 95, of Horizon Bay, Clearwater, Florida, and formerly of Masontown, Pa., died on Saturday, July 14, 2012 at the Manor Care Nursing Home in Dunedin, Florida. He was born in Masontown, Pa. on October 18, 1916, son of the late Frederick and Maria (Sagripanti) Pascucci. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Georgina (Cytacki) Pascucci, and his sister, Jean DeGusipe. Deno was a union representative negotiator with DANA Corporation of Detroit, Michigan for many years before retirement. He was a member and staunch supporter of the United Auto Workers of America. He was an avid golfer, playing at Wynmoor Golf Club and Palm Air Country Club where he served as a ranger for many years. In his youth, he was a member of All Saints Roman Catholic Church where he was baptized. Left to cherish his memory are a brother, Vince Pace of Clearwater, Fla.; nephews, rick Pace, Bryan Pace, and Mark Pace, all of Maryland; Ronald DeGusipe of McClellandtown, Pa., and Robert DeGusipe of Pittsburgh, Pa. and many great-nieces and great-nephews. Friends will be received in the HAKY FUNERAL HOME, INC., 515 N. Main St., Masontown, Pa., on Friday, July 20, from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m., when Prayers of Transfer will be said. A Funeral Mass will follow at 11:30 a.m. at All Saints Roman Catholic Church, 101 S. Washington St., Masontown, Pa., with Rev. Father John M. Butler as Celebrant. Interment will be at St. Agnes Cemetery, Leckrone, Pa. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions in Deno’s memory to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312. Your personal written tributes and memories are welcomed and encouraged at www.hakyfuneralhome.com


©The Herald Standard 2012, Uniontown, PA, Thursday, July 19, 2012, page B3

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Tony PASQUALE (1916-1997)

PASQUALE, TONY— Friends will be received in Carlo J. Marucci Funeral Home, Route 166, Republic, Pa., today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., and Thursday until 9:30 a.m. A Mass of Christian Burial follows at 10 a.m., in Holy Rosary R.C. Church, Republic, with the Rev. Fr. James L. Popochock as celebrant. Interment will follow in St. Peter’s Cemetery, Route 40, Brownsville, Pa., where military ties will be accorded by Hopwood AMVETS Post 103. Parish Wake Service today at 3 p.m.

Social Security Death Index:
   Born—– March 21, 1916
   Died—– January 19, 1997


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, January, 1997

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Katherine Lenora Curto PASQUALUCCI ( -1996)

Katherine Pasqualucci

   Katherine Lenora Curto Pasqualucci, 64, of Waldorf, Md., a native of Slickville, died Friday, Dec. 13, 1996, in her home. She is survived by her husband, Emidio J. Pasqualucci; a daughter, Lenora A. Pasqualucci Colaciello, and her husband, Anthony F. Colaciello, and their daughter, Maria Katherine Colaciello; a brother, Michael Curto, and four sisters: Mary Curto Katkish, Eleanor Curto McCoy, Domenica Curto Repasky and Ida Curto Thomas. Services and interment were held Monday, Dec. 16, 1996, in Waldorf, Md.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, December, 1996

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Dwight N. PATALOCCO (1950-1997)

Dwight N. Patalocco

   Dwight N. (Palo) Patalocco, 46, of Westland, Mich., passed away at his residence on Thursday, May 8, 1997. He was born July 1, 1950, at Uniontown, Pa., son of Albert and Loretta Hustead Patalocco of Fairchance, Pa. Also surviving are his wife, Catherine Slate Patalocco; two children, Lori Patalocco and Brian Patalocco, both at home; his sister, Cynthia Petersen; and a nephew, Kyle Petersen of Pickerington, Ohio. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Dean C. Whitmarsh Funeral Home of Fairchance, Pa.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, May, 1997

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bullet Hugh J. PASTORIUS died in 1863. His (or her) obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(4)

PASTORIUS - At Fairchance Iron works, Of Inflammation of the Stomach, Hugh J. Pastorius, in the 48 th year of his age.
Deceased was for many years a worthy member of the Presbyterian Church. He leaves a wife and large family, and relatives and friends to mourn their loss; but he leaves with the bereaved one's a consoling hope that whilst they are mourning his loss on earth, he is realizing unmeasurable happiness where the troubled cease from sorrow and the weary are at rest.
Com.
The Genius of Liberty. Uniontown, Pa. Sept., 3, 1863.
Vol. 3. No. 30, Pg 3, Col. 1.


bullet William B. PASTORIUS died in 1937. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(7)

WIILLIAM B. PASTORIUS
William B. Pastorius, formerly of Barton Mill road, died at 12:45 o'clock Monday afternoon in the sanitarium at Somerset where he had been patient for the last 12 years.    
Surviving are his wife, Erla, and three daughters, Verna and Emma, at home; Rose Mae, of Perry, Okla. A grandson also survives in addition to the following brothers and sisters: Daniel Pastorius, Republic; Robert Pastorius, St. Paul, Minn.; Elmer Pastorius, Peryr Okla.; Mrs. Lillie Walters, Haydentown; Mrs. Mary Nabors, Uniontown.    
The body was brought to the R.L. Sharp funeral home, Fairchance, to be prepared for burial. Funeral services will be announced following arrival of the deceased's brothers.
[page ends]


bullet John PASTOROUS died in 1862. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(17)

DIED
Feb. 28, 1862, at the residence of his sons, at Fairchance Iron Works, JOHN PASTOROUS, aged 83, He was born in Bucks county, 1778?* and moved from there to Crawford county, and then emigrated to Fayette county, in 1812. ?* He was a consistent member of the Presbyterian Congregation, at the Tent Meeting House 44 years, he has left a large family and circle of friends to mourn his loss, but they don't mourn as those that have no hope.
The Genius of Liberty. Uniontown, Pa. Mar. 13, 1862.
*(dark copy)


Joseph PATASKI ( -1965)

Funeral On Saturday For Joseph Pataski

   Funeral services will be held Sunday for Joseph Pataski, 82, Brownsville, R.D. 2, who died yesterday in Brownsville Hospital. Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. John Vargo, at home, and Mrs. Ruth Wassell, Erie; six sons, James, at home; Alex, Vestaburg; William, Pitt Gass; Raymond, Brownsville R. D. 2; Richard, Detroit, Mich., and Clarence, Butler, and 14 grandchildren. Friends will be received at the late residence after 6 p.m. today, where services will be held Sunday at 8 a.m., followed by additional services at the St. Nicholas Russian Church, Marianna. Burial will be in the church cemetery under the direction of the Shrontz Funeral Home, Marianna.


The Evening Standard, Uniontown, PA, Friday, August 6, 1965, page 22, column 4

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bullet Joseph PATCH died in 1935. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(2)

Joseph Patch, 75, Leith, died of complications at 1 o'clock Saturday morning in Uniontown Hospital.  The body was removed to the Ferguson Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be conducted at 4 o'clock this afternoon in St. Theresa's R. C. church, in charge of the pastor, Rev. Fr. Cerdini.  Burial will be in St. Mary's cemetery.
(newspaper dated May 13, 1935)


bullet Nick PATCH Jr. died in 1937. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(2)

Nick Patch, Jr., 18, died as the result of an accident in a CCC camp at Renova near Williamsport Tuesday, March 23, 1937, according to word reaching Masontown last evening.  Particulars of the accident could not immediately be learned.
Nick is survived by his parents, residents of Masontown; and the following brothers and sisters;  Mrs. William Jesso, Chicago; Anna Patch, Alabama; Mary Patch, Chicago, and Stanley and Charles Patch, at home.
The body is expected to arrive in Uniontown this morning at 11:30 o'clock. Funeral arrangements will be announced later.
(Herald - March 24, 1937)


Andrew PATCHAN ( -1975)

PATCHAN, ANDREW— Age 71 years of R.D. 5, Uniontown, Pa., formerly of Continental No. 3, passed away in the Uniontown Hospital after an extended illness. He was the son of the late Steve and Mary Patchan; surviving are three brothers, Peter, Shoaf, Pa., Joseph, Kensington, Md., Matthew, Washington, D.C. He was predeceased by two brothers, Michael and Steve. He was a member of St. John the Baptist Byzantine Catholic Church, Uniontown, and the Greek Catholic Union 31. He was formerly employed by the U.S. Steel Corporation at Colonial No. 3. Friends will be received in the Haky Funeral Home, 139 W. Fayette St., Uniontown after 7 p.m. today, Tuesday 2 to 5 and 7 to 9, until Wednesday at 9:30 when Prayer Services will be held in the Funeral Home, followed by Funeral Liturgy at 10 a.m. in the Byzantine Rite at John the Baptist Church with the Rev. Ray Balta officiating. Interment will follow in the Church Cemetery. Memorial services will be Tuesday at 7 p.m. in the Funeral Home.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Monday, July 21, 1975, page 23, column 7

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John W. PATOSKY ( -1967)

JOHN W. PATOSKY

   John W. Patosky, 94, of North Irwin, died in the home of his daughter, Mrs. Paul Houpt, with whom he resided. He was predeceased by his wife, Mrs. Matilda Patosky, in 1935 and a son, Edward, in 1964. Surviving are three sons, Elmer, Robert, and Ernest; two daughters, Mrs. Houpt and Mrs. Mary Bergman; 12 grandchildren, and 15 great-grandchildren.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Tuesday, January 24, 1967, page 11, column 2

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Andrew PATRICK (1898-1996)

Andrew Patrick

   Andrew Patrick, 97, of Uniontown, died Monday, March 4, 1996, in the Uniontown Hospital. He was born Nov. 22, 1898, in Uniontown, a son of the late Jacob Patrick and Anna Barkos Patrick. He was a member of St. John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church and the United Mine Workers of America. He is survived by his beloved wife of 69 years, Anna Switch Patrick; two sons: Richard Patrick and wife Gladys of Connellsville and Ingraham Patrick, at home; two daughters, Virginia Branciaroli and husband Joseph of Wilmington, Del., and Marie Caruso of Garfield Heights, Ohio; 10 grandchildren and eight great- grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a daughter, Dorothy Rybic; three brothers, Steve, Joseph and Michael; and three sisters, Kathryn, Anna and Mary. Friends will be received in the DOLFI FUNERAL HOME, Uniontown, today from 7 to 9 p.m. and Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A Mass of Christian burial will be offered in St. John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church at 11 a.m. on Friday with the Rev. Father George K. Alderson as celebrant. Entombment will follow in Chapel of Memories Mausoleum. A parish wake service will be held Thursday at 2:30 p.m.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, March, 1996

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Matilda PATRICK ( -1852)

Died

   On Saturday, the 30th ult., MRS. MATILDA PATRICK, wife of Dr. John Patrick, of this place, aged 48 years.


Genius of Liberty, Uniontown, PA, November 11, 1852

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bullet Col. Matthewson T. PATRICK died in 1899. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(5)

PATRICK, COL. M. T.
The following is from the Word Herald of Omaha, Neb., of Feb. 22, 1899
“Colonel Matthewson T. PATRICK died at an early hour yesterday at his home on North Twenty-fourth street, from a complication of ailments, none of which had been deemed serious until within a short time.
“Colonel PATRICK, who was a native of Pittsburg, Pa., where he was born sixty-eight years ago, removed to Uniontown, Pa., where he was engaged in merchandising.  He emigrated to Omaha in 1856, and (cut off). 
Herald 3-21-1899


Angela M. PATRIGNANI (1921-2012)

   Angela M. Patrignani of Uniontown passed away April 9, 2012, at the age of 90. She was born in Messmore, PA, April 12, 1921 to Elizabeth (Brancado) and Vincenzo (James) Faini. As a youngster, she attended a two-room schoolhouse in Messmore. She was an outstanding student and, when her family moved to Uniontown, she skipped seventh grade and went on to graduate from North Union High School at the top of her class in 1938. For more than 75 years, she was a member of St. Therese Roman Catholic Church and was its first lay lector. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dominick (Gus) Patrignani, Jr., in 1969. After his death, Angela studied income tax preparation, and for more than 30 years managed the Uniontown offices of H & R Block. She had a loyal clientele, and she never lost an audit with the United States Internal Revenue Service. She retired at the age of 80. Angela was a dedicated volunteer for many years at the St. Vincent de Paul Society in Uniontown, and with Interfaith Volunteer Caregivers, where she spent numerous hours helping others, many of whom were much younger than she. She was a voracious reader, enjoyed watching her favorite professional sports teams, and was a superior cook and baker who always looked forward to family dinners. In addition to her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by her loving sister, Mary Kacur, of Hopwood, PA. She is survived by her children and their spouses: David (Gigi), Eileen (Martin), Diane, Rebecca (Bob), Chris (Debbie), Janice (Victor), Vince (Kathy). She is also survived by two very special cousins, Mary Kay Sadler and Joanne Holub, and by several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Andrew D. Ferguson Funeral Home, Inc., 80 Morgantown Street, Uniontown PA. There will be a Blessing Service at 9:15 AM on Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at the funeral home followed by a Mass celebrating Angela’s life at St. Therese de Lisieux Roman Catholic Church, Mill St., Uniontown, PA at 10:00 AM with Monsignor Michael W. Matusak officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to the Free Care Fund at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation, One Children’s Hospital Drive, Central Plan, Floor 3, 4401 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15224-1342.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, April, 2012

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Phyllis L. Domagala PATRILLA ( -2003)

   Phyllis L. Domagala Patrilla, 77, of Tarrs, Pa., died Wednesday, September 24, 2003 in Mercy Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pa. Arrangements were under direction of Galone-Caruso's, 204 Eagle St., Mount Pleasant, Pa.


©The Herald Standard 2003, Uniontown, PA, September, 2003

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bullet Mary PATSKO died in 1937. Her obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(2)

Miss Mary Patsko, aged 20, died Sunday, August 29, at her home in house 132 at Palmer after a brief illness.  Surviving are the parents, Mr. and Mrs. Michael Patsko, and the following brothers and sisters:  Thomas, Joseph, Michael, Jr., Elizabeth, Helen and Mary, at home.  Funeral services are incomplete.


Allen PATTERSON ( -1929)

ALLEN PATTERSON

   Funeral service for Allen Patterson was held Sunday at the home in Dickerson Run with Rev. Alexander Loffer, pastor of the Baptist Church of Dawson and Dr. E. B. Shaw, pastor of the Presbyterian Church at Vanderbilt, officiated. Pallbearers were J. Frankenberry, A. Rushton, P. Miller, Wallace Beeson, A. R. Shallenberger and Glenn Cunningham. Interment was in Cochran Memorial Cemetery, where the ritual of the Junior Order United American Mechanics, was carried out.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Tuesday, June 11, 1929, page 7, column 4

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Anna Pyle PATTERSON ( -1935)

MRS. ANNA P. PATTERSON

   Mrs. Anna Pyle Patterson, aged 53 years, wife of Dr. W. P. Patterson, well known physician of Fairchance and herself active in civic and fraternal affairs there, died suddenly at 3:55 o’clock Tuesday morning, February 5, 1935, in the home of a sister, Mrs. C. S. Graham, 5528 Beverly Place, East End, Pittsburgh. Besides her husband, Mrs. Patterson is also survived by her mother, Mrs. A. C. McClure, of Pittsburgh; three sisters, Mrs. S. R. Patterson, Mrs. Harry Nesbit and Mrs. Graham, all of Pittsburgh. Mrs. Patterson was a member of the Fairchance Presbyterian church and of the Port Gaddis Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution and the Reading Club. She had been a resident of Fairchance since 1907. Funeral services will be conducted in the Graham residence with the time and date to be announced later. Burial will be near Burgettstown.


Daily News Standard, Uniontown, PA, Wednesday, February 6, 1935, page 7, column 2

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Caroline W. PATTERSON ( -1896)

DIED

  PATTERSON— At half-past 2 o’clock P. M., on Friday, May 7 at the family residence on Ridge street, Allegheny, CAROLINE W., wife of Alfred Patterson, Esq., formerly of this place.


Genius of Liberty, Uniontown, PA, Thursday, May 13, 1869, Vol. II, No. 18, page 3, column 5

Contributed by Roy Lockart


bullet Charles W. PATTERSON died in 1935. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(9)

Charles W. Patterson, aged 56, died Tuesday morning at 12:30 of acute indigestion at his home at Huron station.  Mr. Patterson was an employee of Trotter Water Company for the last forty years.  He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Lucy B. Patterson and one son, Charles Patterson, Jr., of Masontown.  His father, Henry Patterson, of Uniontown, and the following brothers and sisters: Clark B. and Thomas Patterson and Mrs. John Bodkin of Oliver, and Mrs. Charles Dodson of Uniontown.

Funeral will be announced later.
Standard 1/12/1935


Cordele Edward “Cork” PATTERSON (1974-2012)

DAISYTOWN
Cordele Edward “Cork” Patterson

Cordele Edward “Cork” Patterson, of Daisytown, Pa., passed away Tuesday, August 14, 2012. Cordele was born March 12, 1974 in Grindstone, Pa. to William Patterson, Jr., and Vivian Russ. He is a graduate of Brownsville Area High School. He enjoyed working on automobiles and loved the outdoors. He loved the Steelers and enjoyed motorcycle riding. Cordele was a very loving and devoted grandson, son, brother, nephew, cousin and friend. In addition to his parents he leaves to cherish his memory his loving maternal grandmother, Corine Wade; his brother, Sean and a host of loving aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives and friends. Friends will be received at the LANTZ FUNERAL HOME 297 E. main St., Uniontown, Pa. on Saturday, August 25 at 11 a.m., the hour of service. Interment will follow immediately in the Mount Saint Macrina Cemetery in Uniontown.


©The Herald Standard 2012, Uniontown, PA, August, 2012

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bullet Emma PATTERSON died in 1937. Her obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(12)

EMMA PATTERSON
Mrs. Emma Patterson, widow of Robert Patterson, died at 9:30 o'clock Sunday morning, May 30, 1937, in her home near Elliottsville, Wharton township, following a protracted illness. She was 86.
Surviving are three children: Isaac M. Patterson, Elliottsville; Mrs. Ella Barto and Mrs. David S. Barto, both residents of Freedom.
Funeral services will be conducted at 3:30 o'clock this afternoon in the family residence in charge of Rev. Mr. Wolfe. Burial will be in Brown cemetery near Elliotsville.


Florence PATTERSON (1894-1941)

FLORENCE PATTERSON

   Word was received in Connellsville last night of the death in Presbyterian Hospital Pittsburgh, of Miss Florence Patterson, a teacher in the third grade of the Crawford Building, Connellsville. Miss Patterson, whose home is in Pittsburgh, had been a teacher in Connellsville since 1915. She went to Pittsburgh last week to attend the Western Pennsylvania Education Association conference and was taken ill.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Saturday, October 18, 1941, page 4, column 6


FLORENCE PATTERSON

   Funeral services for Miss Florence Patterson, 47, of Connellsville, who died Friday in the Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh following an operation will be held this afternoon at 2 o’clock in the United Presbyterian Church, Connellsville. Rev. George R. Krupp, pastor of the Church will officiate. Burial will follow in Flatwoods Cemetery. The body will be taken to the church at 1 o’clock from the George H. Schumaker home at 416 South Eighth street, Connellsville and will lay in state until the hour of services. Pallbearers will be George Reagan, William Downs, Edgar Oglevee, Don Parkhill, Sherrick Fisher and James Vernon. The Connellsville public schools will be closed this afternoon in honor of Miss Patterson, who had taught in the third grade of the Crawford building for the past 26 years. She had been a lifelong resident of Connellsville; was a member of the United Presbyterian church and assistant teacher of the Christian Culture Class of that Sunday school. Miss Patterson was born February 6, 1894. She was admitted to the hospital, October 13 after being taken ill attending the Western Pennsylvania Educational Association conference in Pittsburgh that weekend. The body was removed to the home of a sister, Mrs. J. Fred Denny in Youngwood and taken to the Schumaker home yesterday.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Monday, October 20, 1941, page 11, column 2

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Helen M. PATTERSON ( -1996)

Helen M. Patterson

   Helen M. Patterson, 92, of Jefferson R.D. 1, died Tuesday, April 16, 1996, at her home in Jefferson. She is survived by a sister, Wretha Martin of Waynesburg R.D. 1 (Craigs Run). Friends will be received in the Behm Funeral Home, Inc., Rt. 188, Jefferson, Pa., today from 2 to 9 p.m., and Friday until 11 a.m., the hour of service.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, April, 1996

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bullet Henry L. PATTERSON died in 1931. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(3)

DEATHS
HENRY L. PATTERSON
Henry Lane Patterson, aged 82 years, seven months and 14 days, died at the home of a son, Clark Patterson, in North Union township, along the old Connellsville road, Wednesday morning, August 19, 1931, at 7:35 o'clock. Surviving, in addition to his son Clark, is another son, Thomas, of Oliver No 1 and three daughters: Mrs. Charles Dodson, Uniontown; Mrs. John bodkin, Oliver No. 1, and Mrs. Lillian Greenwood, Pittsburgh and one brother, David Patterson of Mt. Pleasant. Twenty seven grand children and 16 great grand children also survive.
Funeral services will be conducted at the Clark Patterson residence at 1 o'clock Friday afternoon followed by additional services in the Evangelical church, Stauffer, at 2 o'clock. Burial will be in the Green Lick cemetery there.


J. Russell PATTERSON ( -1868)

Obituary

   Died January 18th, 1868, by drowning, having broken through the ice while skating on the Monongahela river at Webster, Westmoreland county, Pa., J. RUSSELL, son of Alfred and Caroline Whiteley Patterson of Allegheny City, Pa., aged twenty-two years and three months. None but those who have experienced similar trials can appreciate the fearful severity of this application upon surviving relatives and friends. Engaged since September last in the coal business at Webster, he was surrounded by comparative strangers, and at the time of the accident seems to have been without even a companion. In the full tide of an unusually vigorous life, the arrow that flieth by noonday is winging its fatal way. One crash beneath his feet and the icy floods enshroud him as with a pall, and chill the struggling limbs into the stillness of death. Never was a young man more liberally endowed with the courage and energy which make men rise above the common level. His deportment in worldly affairs was admirable, and although his years numbered scarcely half of those of most of his business associates, yet his ability won the highest commendation from them and from all who came in contact with him. His faults were those of a hot-tempered, high minded youth, forgiven by every one sooner than by himself. Remarkably firm in his convictions as well as his purposes, his pious education had made indelible impressions upon him, which in the mature thought of riper years, would undoubtedly have led him openly to acknowledge that Saviour whose precepts, a powerful memory was ever presenting before him in the loving language of a mother’s gentle teachings. Who shall deny the power of an Almighty God to accomplish in a moment the work of a lifetime. It is the same covenant-keeping God who has said to his people “Call upon me and I will answer,” who has taken from among us in his own good time, a child of many prayers, one often borne to the throne of Grace upon the hearts of those whose faith is fixed upon Christ like a rock, and whose very souls were bound up in the boy. Mortal dares not say that our Heavenly Father has wounded his creatures so nearly to death except in the exercise of the most perfect wisdom and mercy. How deeply he was twined in the hearts of those who loved him was never realized until that horror-burdened moment when it was flashed upon them that Death had struck him. It seemed as if it could not be. Affection refused to give him up and reason failed for a time, to force a belief in his fate. As the wail of woe dies away to the cadences of sorrow, how sweetly comes the hope that the memories of affection immortal as the Spirit itself, clustering in Time, round his grave will be exchanged for the perfect happiness of meeting him with the redeemed, in the Eternity, “beyond the clouds and beyond the tomb” “Hear Lord in Heaven they dwelling place,” and make us holier for this great grief.

Genius of Liberty, Uniontown, PA, Thursday, August 20, 1868, Vol. I, No. 33, page 3, column 4

Contributed by Roy Lockart


bullet James PATTERSON died in 1888. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(29) Redstone. James Patterson died on Monday at the residence of his sister, Miss Eleanor Patterson, in the 80th year of his age. He had been blind for some time, and suffered mental weakness, together with various physical ailments. His remains were laid to rest in the cemetery at the Redstone Presbyterian church, on Tuesday.
Keystone Courier 6 Jan 1888, pg. 4.


bullet Maj. James H. PATTERSON died in 1854. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(17)

On the 13th inst., at his residence in Franklin township, Fayette County Pa., Maj. James H.
Patterson, in the 62d year of his age.
The deceased was a faithful and consistent member of the Baptist Church for many years, and whilst his bereaved family mourn under this dispensation of Divine Providence, they have the sympathy of many christian friends.
The Genius of Liberty. Uniontown, Pa. April 6, 1854.


John PATTERSON ( -1862)

DIED

   At his residence in Franklin tp., on the 27th inst., Mr. John Patterson, at an advanced age.


Genius of Liberty, Uniontown, PA, January 30, 1862, Vol. I, No. 52, page 5, column 2

Contributed by Roy Lockart


bullet John Wallace PATTERSON died in 1853. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(17)

DIED
On the 1st of Sept, in Muscatine, Iowa, John Wallace, sen of A. O and Anna Patterson, formerly of this county, aged 1 year and 1 month.
The Genius of Liberty, Sep. 29, 1853.


Katherine V. PATTERSON ( -1962)

MRS. KATHERINE PATTERSON

   Mrs. Katherine V. Patterson, 87, of Dawson, died this morning in the Emerson Nursing Home at Dunbar. She was a member of the Dawson Baptist Church, Omar Sisterhood No. 157, Dames of Malta, and the L. A. to B. of R. T. Surviving are two sons, G. Allen Patterson and Earl M. Patterson of Pittsburgh; two daughters, Mrs. Helen Weitzel of Bradford and Mrs. Eulah Seifert of McKeesport; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and a sister, Mrs. A. B. Long of Connellsville. The body will be at the Galley funeral home at Dawson after 7 p.m. today.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Saturday, October 6, 1962, page 2, column 5


PATTERSON FUNERAL

   The funeral service for Mrs. Katherine Patterson, 87, of Dawson, who died Saturday morning, was conducted this afternoon at the Galley funeral home, Dawson, with the Rev. F. Wayland Bailey officiating. Interment was in Cochran Cemetery.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Monday, October 8, 1962, page 4, column 6

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bullet Lester S. PATTERSON obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project. (2)
Crushed under a pit car in the Isabelle mine, Lester S. Patterson, 27, youngest burgess in Pennsylvania when elected two years ago at Vanderbilt, was found dead at 10:30 o'clock Friday night.  Apparently the victim, employed as a driver, was thrown under the wheels as he was riding the "trip."
Burgess Patterson, who was a furloughed extra conductor of the P. & L. E. Railroad at Dickerson Run, had been working on a short time at the Isabelle mine where his father, Frank Patterson, is foreman.
Besides his parents he is survived by his widow, Mrs. Gladys Patterson and one son, Letser, Jr.; one brother Donald Patterson, of Vanderbilt, and three sisters, Mrs. Bernard Shives, of Trotter; Mrs. Andres Haas, of Dawson; and Miss Frances Patterson, at home at Isabelle.
Funeral services will be conducted this afternoon at 2:30 o'clock in the Vanderbilt Presbyterian church in charge of Rev. Mr. Bryan, pastor of the Methodist Episcopal church, assisted by Rev. Mr. Gray, pastor of the Presbyterian church.  Burial will be in the Dickerson Run Union cemetery.
(no date)


Margaret R. Roberts PATTERSON ( -1937)

Mrs. C. S. Patterson Dies After Childbirth

   Mrs. Margaret R. Patterson, 34 years old, wife of Charles S. Patterson of Vanderbilt, widely known resident of the Tri-Town Community, died at 6 o’clock Sunday evening at Connellsville State Hospital after giving birth to a son at 4:33 o’clock in the afternoon. She was admitted to the Hospital in the forenoon. Mrs. Patterson, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Roberts of California, is survived by her husband; one daughter, Ella Mae; an infant son; her parents, and these brothers, George, Jr., William, Bertley, Audrey and Samuel. The body was removed to the funeral parlors of Frank B. Galley of Vanderbilt where it was prepared for burial before being taken to the late home. The funeral service probably will be conducted Wednesday afternoon.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Monday, October 11, 1937, page 6, column 5


PATTERSON FUNERAL

   The funeral service for Mrs. Margaret Patterson, who died Monday, was held Wednesday at the home at Vanderbilt. Hymns sung were: “Abide With Me,” “Rock of Ages” and “Beautiful Isle of Somewhere.” The funeral was largely attended. Prayer was offered by Rev. Gordon Graves. The sermon was preached by Rev. A. V. Mountford. Prayer at the grave was by Rev. Raymond Hitchcock. Floral tributes were beautiful. Pallbearers were: Robert Junk, Harry Strickler, Scott Hare, Jesse Harper, Leland Dunlap, Tony Bonniano, Clarence Lint and Harry Goodwin.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Saturday, October 16, 1937, page 5, column 4

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bullet Matilda Williams PATTERSON died in 1938. Her obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(53)

Mrs. Matilda Williams Patterson, aged 82 years and 10 months, widow of W.W. Patterson of South Union township, died at 6:30 Thursday morning, August 18, 1938, at the family home after a brief illness.
Mrs. Patterson was a member of the Brownfield MP Church, and until a few weeks ago took an active part in church affairs.  She leaves a host of friends who will deeply mourn her passing.  
Surviving are the following children:  Frank M., Uniontown, a step-son; Lee R., Luke C., Mrs. J.H. Rumbaugh, Mrs. Harry C. Curstead, and Ralph, all of Brownfield; and Ray C., of Uniontown.  She also leaves 29 grandchildren, and several great-grandchildren.  Three children, Mary, Mrs. D.L. Mankins and Kate D., preceded her in death.
Funeral services will be held in the home at 2:30 on Sunday afternoon in charge of Rev. Harry M. Peterson, pastor of the Brownfield church, assisted by Dr. A.E. Fletcher, of Pittsburgh, will officiate.  Burial will follow in Oak Grove cemetery, Uniontown.


Robert PATTERSON Stone  (1843-1898)

Robert Patterson

A great deal of excitement was occasioned in Dunbar last Friday night when the body of Robert Patterson was found in an out of the way place a short distance south of town. That he had committed suicide was evident. Paris green was found on him and around the body where he lay. The deed is believed to have been committed in the forenoon. In the morning about 6 o'clock as Thomas Morrison an employee of the Senet-Solvay Company was returning home from work he spotted Patterson sitting in this secluded spot. In the evening while returning to work Morrison discovered Patterson stretched out on the wet grass, face downward, dead. He was taken at once to the undertaking establishment of D.C. Foltz to await the arrival of the Coroner, but the latter decided an inquest was not necessary. Patterson was about 60 years old. A large family survive him, who are grief stricken at his sad end. Funeral services were held from his residence Sunday afternoon which was largely attended. Internment at Franklin Cemetery


The Courier, Connellsville, PA, August 19, 1898

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Sidney PATTERSON Stone  (1868-1869)

Died

  PATTERSON— Monday, April 19th, 1869, SIDNEY, son of William W., and Hannah Patterson, aged 1 year and 17 days.

Weep not for those
Who sink within the arms of death,
Ere yet the chilling wintry breath
Of Sorrow, o’er them blows;
But weep for those who here remain,
The mournful heritors of pain,
Condemn’d to see each bright joy fade,
And mark grief’s melancholy shade,
Flung o’er Hope’s fairest rows.


Genius of Liberty, Uniontown, PA, Thursday, April 29, 1869, Vol. II, No. 16, page 3, column 5

Contributed by Roy Lockart


Thomas J. PATTERSON ( -1868)

Died

PATTERSON— April 2d, 1868, THOMAS J. son of William W. and Hannah Patterson, aged 1 year, 4 months and 9 days.

Genius of Liberty, Uniontown, PA, Thursday, May 21, 1868, Vol. I, No. 20, page 3, column 4

Contributed by Roy Lockart


Thomas W. PATTERSON ( -1996)

Thomas Patterson

   Thomas W. Patterson, 82, of Wabash, Ind., died Wednesday, March 20, 1996, in Wabash, Ind. He is survived by a son, Thomas B. Patterson of Oakmont, Pa.; three daughters, Mrs. Richard (Donna) White, Mrs. Ronald (Dolores) Garlits and Mrs. Lloyd (Kitty) Hendry, all of Wabash, Ind.; a brother, Bill Patterson of Erie, Pa.; 14 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren. Friends will be received in the Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Home, 1177 Manchester Ave., Wabash, Ind., on Friday, March 22, 1996 from 2 to 8 p.m., and in the Confer-Kisinger funeral Home, Brownsville, on Sunday, March 24, 1996, from 2 to 8 p.m.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, March, 1996

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William T. PATTERSON ( -1995)

William Patterson

   William T. Patterson, 45, of Fayette Avenue, Belle Vernon, died Monday, Feb. 20, 1995, at home. He is survived by his wife, Candace, A. Petros Patterson; one son, Jonathan W. Patterson, and one daughter, Amber Leigh Patterson, at home. Friends will be received in the Howard W. McCrory Funeral Home, Fayette City, today and Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., and Friday until 11 a.m.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, February, 1995

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bullet Alex J. PATTON died in 1864. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(17)

DIED
PATTON.- At his residence ___ Smithfield Pa., on Thursday April _, 1864, of Erysipeles, Mr. Alex. J. Patton, in the 58th year os his age.
The Genius of Liberty. Uniontown, Pa.
May 12, 1864.


bullet Alexander J PATTON died in 1864. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(3)

Patton, Alexander J, d Thursday, 07 Apr at his residence near Smithfield, of erysipelas, in his 58th year of age
The Genius Of Liberty (12 May 1864)


bullet Alexander J. PATTON died in 1864. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(3)

Patton, Alexander J, d Thursday, 07 Apr at his residence near Smithfield, of erysipelas, in his 58th year of age .
(12 May 1864)


bullet Caleb A. PATTON died in 1862. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(3)

Patton, Caleb A. of Co G, 85th Regt, Pennsylvania Volunteers, d at the U.S. Army hospital in Philadelphia, on Wednesday, 16 Jul, of disease of the brain, in his 26th year of age
(31 Jul 1862)


Elmeda J. Clark PATTON ( -1931)

Transcription is exact as was printed in newspaper. Maiden and married names were transposed

ELMEDA J. PATTON CLARK

   Mrs. Elmeda J. Patton Clark, aged 70 years, died at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Claude Chew, South Brownsville, at 11:45 p.m. Friday, August 28, 1931. She was the wife of Minor Patton, of Masontown, who survives together with the following children: Mrs. Chew, Roy and S. G. Patton, all of Brownsville and Mrs. Frank Weimer, of Bairdsford, Pa. Ten step-children and 18 grandchildren also survive. Funeral services will be conducted in the South Brownsville Christian church, Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock, in charge of the pastor, Rev. A. F. Haines. Burial in a Smithfield Cemetery.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Monday, August 31, 1931, page 3, column 2

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Emily PATTON ( -1865)

DEATHS

  PATTON— At Iowa City in Aug. 1864, of Dysentery, Miss Emily Patton. The deceased was well and favorably known to many of the citizens of Uniontown. She had been, for many years a consistent and upright member of the Presbyterian Church, and died in that tranquil peace which is the Christian’s portion, with bright hopes of a blessed immortality. Her remains were interred beside those of her brother, Capt. Thomas Patton, formerly editor of the Genius of Liberty. Peace to their ashes!    Com.

Genius of Liberty, Uniontown, PA, January 12, 1865, Vol. IV, No. 49, page 2, column 7

Contributed by Roy Lockart


bullet F. H. PATTON died in 1861. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(3)

Patton, F. H. of Smithfield, and Fannie Dorsey of Morgantown, Virginia, m Tuesday, 20 Aug 1861, at the pasonage by Rev Mr. Brown
(12 Sep 1861)


bullet Margaret PATTON died in 1880. Her obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(29)

The Keystone Courier, Connellsville, Pa.
Friday, March 26, 1880
Page 5, column 7
DIED.
PATTON.-On Monday, March 15th, Mrs. Margaret Patton, said to be 84 years of age, the mother of Mrs. Israel Cope of Jefferson township, with whom she has lived for a number of years.


bullet Sally PATTON died in 1864. Her obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(3)

Patton, Sally (Miss), d.--Aug 1864 at Iowa City of dysentery. She was well known in
Uniontown, was a Presbyterian, and was interred beside her brother, Captain Thomas Patton, formerly editor of the "Genius Of Liberty" (12 Jan 1865)


Walter L. PATTON (1914-1994)

Walter L. Patton

   Walter L. (Red) Patton, 80, of 110 3rd Ave., New Eagle, and formerly of Fallowfield Township, died Monday, Aug. 1, 1994 at 9:35 a.m. in his home. He was born June 22, 1914, in Frankfort Springs, Pa., a son of the late Leroy and Mary Curtis Patton. He was a graduate of Finley High School Class of 1933; a member of the Grace United Methodist Church, Coal Center; and the XYZ Club of the church; he retired in 1974 from People’s Natural Gas Co.; was a veteran of World War II, serving with the U.S. Army Air Corp.; and a member of the Fallowfield Township Grange. On July 6, 1946, he married Mary Miller Patton who survives; also surviving are two daughters: Mrs. Tim (Mary Lou) Balint of Middle Island, N.Y., and Mrs. William (Judith) McWilliams of Uniontown; five grandchildren: Roddy Marraccini of Washington, Pa., Rory and Renee Marraccini both of New Eagle, and Kate and Michael McWilliams, both of Uniontown; three sisters: Dora Parnaby of Midway, Pa., Ester Bugay of Imperial, Pa., and Mary Ann Cisler of Manassas, Va.; three brothers: Leroy Patton of Imperial, Dean Patton of Manassas, Va., and Ray Patton of Tucson, Ariz.; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by two brothers: Charles and Wilbur. Friends were received in GREENLEE FUNERAL HOME, 619 Main St., Bentleyville, Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m. and will be received today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., and Thursday until 2 p.m., the hour of service, with Rev. Larry W. Wilson officiating. Interment in Maple Creek Cemetery, Fallowfield Township.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, August, 1994

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Earl G. PATTY (1916-1996)

EARL G. PATTY

   Earl G. Patty, 80, of Export, died Saturday, Nov. 2, 1996. He was born Aug. 18, 1916, in Murrysville, a son of the late Harry and Adelaid Atwood Patty. He was a member of the Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Export, #783 of Export and Tall Cedars, the L.O.O.M. #234 of Export, the MC Square, and Friends Thrift Shop. He was a retired Nationwide Insurance agent. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Lloyd and Carol. Surviving are his wife, Ruth Ament Patty; a daughter, Mrs. Rocky (LaRue) Kindelberger of Export; and two grandchildren, Walter Kindelberger and wife Beth of Delmont, and Bradley Kindelberger of Hopewell. Friends will be received at the EDWIN N. WOLFE FUNERAL HOME, Export, Sunday from noon to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Monday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Services Tuesday at 10 a.m. in the funeral home with the Rev. Gregory B. Held officiating. Entombment in Twin Valley Mausoleum. Family prefers memorials to the Diabetic Support Group at Forbes Regional Hospital.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, November, 1996

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Barry Foust PAUL ( -1956)

BARRY F. PAUL

   Barry Foust Paul, 13, of 158 Derby St., Johnstown, died Wednesday in Memorial Hospital at Johnstown, the victim of an incurable form of cancer. He was the son of the Rev. and Mrs. Harry G. Paul. His father is pastor of St. Paul’s Evangelical United Brethren Church at Johnstown and formerly had served as pastor of the Albright E.U.B. Church at South Connellsville.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Thursday, October 23, 1956, page 2, column 3

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John PAUL (1913-1994)

John Paul

   John Paul, 80, of Brownsville, died New Year’s Day in Shady Grove Hospital, Rockville, Md. He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Umbel Paul; a son, Anthony John Paul of Darnestown, Md.; two granddaughters, one grandson; one great-grandson; two brothers, Albert Paul and Charles Paul, both of Cleveland, Ohio; and a sister, Henrietta Dolobach of Brownsville. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Andrew J. Skirpan Funeral Home, 135 Park St., Brownsville.

Social Security Death Index:
   Born—– January 29, 1913
   Died—– January 1, 1994


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, January, 1994

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William PAUL ( -1852)

DIED

   At his residence in Brownsville, on Sunday the 18th inst., Major William Paul in the 75th year of his age.

Genius of Liberty, Uniontown, PA, Thursday, April 22, 1852, Vol. 1, No. 2, page 3, column 2

Contributed by Roy Lockart


Amelia PAULINIY ( -1935)

AMELIA PAULINLY

   Uniontown and Fayette county friends of Mrs. Amelia Pauliniy learned with deep regret this weekend of her death Saturday morning in Homestead, Pa., where she had gone because of ill health. Mrs. Pauliniy last visited Uniontown a number of weeks ago when she attended a mid-week prayer service in Great Bethel Baptist church. Death followed an extended illness. Funeral services, in the Hungarian Baptist church, Homestead, will be in charge of Dr. W. C. Chappell, pastor of Great Bethel church, this city, date to be announced later. Mrs. Pauliniy was an indefatigable worker in the cause of missions, to which she devoted her life and fortune, and served for forty years as a home missionary in the Pittsburgh district, spending the greater part of that time in Homestead. In recognition of unusual service and high ability, she was awarded a number of years ago a special medal by the Woman’s American Baptist Home Mission Society.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Monday, March 4, 1935, page 4, column 3

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Annabel Crow PAULL ( -1942)

MRS. ROBERT E. PAULL

   Mrs. Annabel Crow Paull, 33 years old, wife of Robert E. Paull of Cumberland, Md., died at 2 o'clock Wednesday afternoon in the Memorial Hospital, Cumberland, Md., where she had been a patient for eight months. Mrs. Paull was born at Dunbar, a daughter of Mrs Emma Crow of Dunbar and continued to reside at that town until about 10 years ago when she located al Cumberland. She was a member of the Cumberland Episcopal Church. Besides her husband, she is survived by three sons, Richard, Robert and Charles Ray and one daughter, Beatrice, all at home; her mother, Mrs. Emma Crow, and one brother, Robert F. Crow of Dunbar. The funeral service will be held at 1:30 o'clock Saturday afternoon at the Hafer Funeral Home at Cumberland. Burial will be in Addison Cemetery.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Thursday, June 18, 1942, page 2, column 4

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Cecelia PAULL ( -1948)

MRS. WILLIAM G. PAULL

   Mrs. Cecelia Paull, 56, wife of William G. Paull of Uniontown, Star Route, died Tuesday morning at the Father Owen Kirby Estate. Surviving besides her husband are two sons, William G. Paull, Jr., with the U. S. Army in Europe and James Paull of Mansfield, Ohio; three daughters, Mrs. Madline Stone of Uniontown, Mrs. Mary Margaret Jones of Topeka, Kan., and Patty Ann Paull of Mount Pleasant; one brother, Charles Geary of Uniontown and one sister, Miss Stella Geary, also of Uniontown, and six grandchildren. The funeral will be held Friday morning at the Gleason funeral home, Uniontown, at 8:30 o'clock, where the body has been removed. Requiem high mass will be celebrated at 9 o'clock at St. John's R. C. Church. Interment will be in Park Place Cemetery.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Wednesday, December 8, 1948, page 2, column 3

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Dorothy Diane Norcini PAULL (1929-2006)

   Dorothy Diane Norcini Paull, 77, of Uniontown, Fayette County, Pa., passed away after a long illness on Monday, December 25, 2006. She was born October 31, 1929, in Edenborn, Fayette County, Pa., the daughter of the late Lorenzo Giovanni Norcini and Catharine Aldrige Norcini. Dorothy was predeceased by her parents, stepfather, John C. Raymond, her husband, Melvin L. Paull, in 1979, four sisters, one brother and son-in-law, Tom Maust. She was a faithful member of the Walnut Hill United Methodist Church and the ladies Aid Society of the church. Surviving are her three children, Carol Maust, of Uniontown, Pa., Janice Dawson and husband, Barry, of Fairchance, Fayette County, Pa., and Dennis Paull, of Uniontown, Pa.; three grandsons, Thomas Maust, of Uniontown, Pa., Charles Dawson and wife, Jackie, of Pittsburgh, Pa., and Timmy Dawson, of Fairchance, Pa.; a sister, Mary Ann Gould, of Jamestown, Pa.; four brothers, Larry Norcini, of New Jersey, Kenneth Norcini, of Arizona, Louie Raymond, of Florida, Gene Raymond, of Georgia; and several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends in the DEAN C. WHITMARSH FUNERAL HOME, 134 West Church Street, Fairchance, Pa., today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at the Walnut Hill United Methodist Church, Georges Township, Fayette County, Pa., on Thursday, December 28, 2006, at 10 a.m., with the Rev. Arnold G. Husk, officiating. Interment will follow in Walnut Hill Cemetery, Georges Township.


©The Herald Standard 2006, Uniontown, PA, Wednesday, December 27, 2006

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John H. PAULL ( -1922)

JOHN HENRY PAULL

John H. Paull, aged 34 years, 11 months and 19 days, died at his home at Continental No. 3, Tuesday, October 10, 1922, at 1 a.m., following a lingering illness of more than three years. The deceased is survived by his mother, Mrs. James Golden, and the following brothers and sisters; Harry J. G., Wilbert, Charles E., at home; Lloyd E. and Ralph R. of Newcomer; Clark F. of Oliphant, and Mrs. J. H. Murphy, Mrs. C. L. Gould, and Mrs. E. E. Laurie, of Collier. Funeral services will be held at the Coolspring M. P. Church, Thursday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock, the Rev. T. W. Colheuer of Uniontown, officiating. Internment will be in Park Place Cemetery, Uniontown.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, October 11, 1922

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John Huston PAULL (1927-2000)

   John Huston 'Jack' Paull, 72, of Frankfort, Indiana, died Monday, February 28, 2000, at his residence. He was born September 2, 1927, in High House, Pa., son of Harry J. Paull and Edith H. Doyle Paull. He had resided in Euclid, Ohio, for 30 years before moving to Frankfort. He graduated from the former Georges Township High School in 1945. Jack was a veteran of World War II, who served in the United States Navy. He retired in 1982 from the Cleveland, Ohio, Police Department, where he served for 27 years as a patrolman. Jack was a member of Lakewood, Ohio, Methodist Church, Frankfort Fraternal Order of Police, Frankfort Moose Lodge No. 7, and the Kirklin, Indiana, American Legion. Predeceased by his daughter, brother, sister, and his parents. He is survived by his wife, Evelyn June Summers Paull; two sons: Harry J. Paull, Montville, Ohio, and Charles E. Paull, Euclid, Ohio; seven sisters: Virginia Druash, Lois Hiles, Ruth Baughman and Norma Smith all of Uniontown, Pa., Vivian Spiker, Gibbon Glade, Pa., Deanna Glover, Kasota, Minnesota, and Donna Miller, Virginia Beach, Virginia; and four grandchildren. The family will receive friends in the DEAN C. WHITMARSH FUNERAL HOME, 134 WEST CHURCH STREET, FAIRCHANCE, Pa., on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Friday, March 3, until 11 a.m., the hour of service with the Rev. Wayne Glover officiating. Interment in Walnut Hill Cemetery, Georges Township, Fayette County, Pa. Military rites will be accorded by AMVETS Post 103 of Hopwood.


©The Herald Standard 2000, Uniontown, PA, Wednesday, March 1, 2000

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bullet Mary Kincel PAULL died in 1935. Her obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(2)

Mrs. Mary Kincel Paull, aged ? years, died Wednesday evening, January 9,
1935, in the home of a daughter, Mrs. C. E. Grimm, of Prittstown, Upper
Tyrone township.  Death followed an illness of complications.
Surviving are the following children:  Andrew Paull, Coolspring; Mrs. Grimm; Mrs. Ida Lyons, Mt. Braddock; William Paull, Uniontown; Luther Paull, Filbert, and Jennings Paull, Uniontown.  A sister, Mrs. Alice Paull, Coolspring, 21 grandchildren, and six great grandchildren also survive.
The body is to be removed to the home of her daughter, Mrs. Lyons, at Mt. Braddock where brief funeral services will be conducted at 1:30 o'clock Sunday afternoon.  Additional rites will be solemnized at 2 o'clock in the Mt. Braddock church in charge of Rev. William Hamilton.  Burial in a Hopwood cemetery.
(Herald - Jan 10, 1935)


Mildred Inks PAULL ( -1938)

MRS. ROBERT E. PAULL

   Mrs. Mildred (Inks) Paull, 54, wife of Robert E. Paull, LaVale, died early this morning, following a protracted illness. Besides her husband, she is survived by three grandchildren, Richard, Beatrice and Richard Mansfield; a brother, Harry Inks, Morgantown, W. Va., and a sister, Mrs. Cecil Bloom, Allegany Grove. She was a former resident of Uniontown, Pa., and a member of the Protestant Episcopal Church there.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Tuesday, July 19, 1938, page 11, column 6


MRS. MILDRED PAULL DIES

   Mrs. Mildred Inks Paull, 54, wife of Robert E. Paull, died early Tuesday at her home at LaVale, near Cumberland, Md., after a protracted illness. Mrs. Paull, a former resident of Union town, is survived by her husband, a brother, a sister and three grandchildren.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Wednesday, July 20, 1938, page 6, column 5

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William PAULL, Jr. (1935-1996)

William Paull Jr.

   William “Blackie” Paull Jr., 61, of Uniontown, Pa., died Friday, Nov. 1, 1996, in Montefiore Hospital, Pittsburgh. He was born May 23, 1935, in Oliver, Pa., son of William Paull Sr. and Viola Smitley Paull. He was Catholic by faith, owner/operator of B&T Trucking, and social member of North Union VFW Post 8543. He is survived by three sons: William Paull III, Daniel Pall and his wife, Janet, and David Paull, all of Uniontown; two grandsons: Daniel Paull Jr. and Jonathan Paull; and a sister, Mrs. Claude (Betty) Saynes of Oliver Three. Friends will be received in the DOLFI FUNERAL HOME, Uniontown, today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday, Nov. 5, until 10 a.m. at which time a Blessing Service will be held by the Rev. Fr. John A. Regoli, V.F. Interment will follow.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, November, 1996

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William G. PAULL ( -1962)

PAULL, WILLIAM G.—Aged 70, formerly of Uniontown, died Wednesday, November 21, 1962 at 3 p.m. in Omaha, Neb. He was predeceased by his wife, Cecelia Geary Paull, December 7, 1948. He is survived by these children, Mrs. Madeline Sloane, Cleveland, O.; Mrs. Mary M. Jones, Omaha, Neb.; Mrs. Patricia Ann Garbor, Mansfield, O.; William G. Paull, Jr., Dayton, O.; James Paull, Mansfield, O.; one sister, Mrs. Ida Lyons, Mt. Braddock; one brother, Jennings Paull, Uniontown. Friends will be received Sunday from 3-5 and 7-9 in the Harold S. Gleason Funeral Home, 114 E. Fayette St., where services will be held Monday at 2 p.m. Dr. Earl P. Confer will be the officiating minister. Interment will be in Park Place Cemetery.


The Evening Standard, Uniontown, PA, Saturday, November 24, 1962, page 18, column 8

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Mary Varholla PAVICK (1905-1995)

MARY PAVICK

   Mary Pavick, 90, of Mount Pleasant died Friday, June 30, 1995, at the Harmon House, Mount Pleasant. She was born March 17, 1905, in Mammoth, a daughter of the late Michael and Susan Juna Varholla. She was a member of the St. Mary’s Byzantine Catholic Church in Trauger and the Visitation Christian Mothers. She is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Charles (Mary Elizabeth) Verostko of Houston, Texas; two sons, John Pavick of San Diego and Michael Pavick, who resides locally; seven grandchildren; one great-grandchild; three sisters, Mrs. Elvin (Ann) Molowski of Mount Pleasant, Mrs. Margaret Molowski of Scottdale (Iron Bridge) and Mrs. Betty Wolfe of Greensburg. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, John Pavick, on March 7, 1947; a daughter, Marge Goughan; and seven brothers. A Divine Liturgy was held today in St. Mary’s Byzantine Catholic Church, Trauger. Interment followed in St. Mary’s Byzantine Catholic Cemetery. Arrangements were under the direction of the BROOKS FUNERAL HOME INC., 406 E. Washington St., Mount Pleasant.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, June, 1995

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Agnes B. Omalacy PAVLIK (1912-1994)

Agnes Pavlik, retired seamstress

   Agnes B. Pavlik, 82, of St. Anne Home, Greensburg, died Friday, Aug. 26, 1994, at St. Anne Home. She was born Feb. 3, 1912, in Phillips, a daughter of the late William and Josephine Omiatacz Omalacy. She was a retired seamstress with the Perry Co. of Perryopolis. She was a member of the Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church and St. Michael’s Lodge, Connellsville, and the American Association of Retired Persons. She is survived by a nephew, Raymond Omalacy, who took care of her; and four sisters, Mary Jesky of Ambridge, Frances Svegal of Pittsburgh, Josephine Meloy of Connellsville and Violet Ometec of Pittsburgh. She was predeceased by three brothers, Frank, Anthony, and William Omalacy; and two sisters, Bertha Omalacy and Victoria Piontek.


PAVLIK— Agnes B. Pavlik of St. Anne Home, Greensburg, died Friday, Aug. 26, 1994. Friends will be received from 3 to 9 p.m. Sunday in the PAUL G. FINK FUNERAL HOME INC., 418 N. Pittsburgh, St., Connellsville, where a prayer service will be held at 9:30 a.m. Monday, followed by a Mass of Christian burial at 10 a.m. in the Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church, Connellsville, with the Rev. Stan Josionek officiating. Interment will follow in Holy Trinity Cemetery. A parish rosary will be recited at 7:30 p.m. Sunday. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to St. Anne Home, 685 Angela Drive, Greensburg, Pa. 15601.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, August, 1994

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bullet Paul PAVLIK died in 1931. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.

Funeral services for Paul Pavlik, five-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. John Pavlik, of Smock, fatally injured when struck by an automobile near his home early Thursday evening, will be held at the home of the parents, House 85, Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock.  Rev. A. W. Kovach will officiate and burial will be in the Acklin cemetery.
In addition to his parents he is survived by one sister and two brothers, all at home.
(Genius - Sept. 26, 1931)


Anna PAVLAK ( -1945)

MRS. ANDEREW PAVLAK

   Mrs. Anna Pavlak, 48, of Searight, died Wednesday morning at Uniontown Hospital after an extended illness. Besides her husband, Andrew, she is survived by the following children: Mrs. Mildred Marabito, New York City; Staff Sergeant Andrew Pavlak, Texas; Mrs. Bessie Zapatovsky, Filbert; Mrs. Margaret Wargo and Mrs. Olga Ditewig, new York City, and Stephen and George, both at home. Her mother, Mrs. Mary Partik of Morgantown, W. Va., also survives. The funeral will be held Saturday afternoon with a brief service at the home at 1:30 o’clock and additional rites in St. Peter’s Slovak Lutheran Church at Uniontown, with Rev. I. E. Vincor, pastor, officiating. Burial will be made in Oak Grove Cemetery.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Thursday, November 2, 1945, page 2, column 3

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Stephen A. PAVLICK (1920-2010)

Stephen A. Pavick, 90, of Mt. Pleasant, passed away Friday, Aug. 6, 2010, in Excela Health Frick Hospital, Mt. Pleasant. He was born Jan. 11, 1920, in Brinkerton, a son of the late John and Catherine Pavick, of Norvelt. Steve retired from Lenox Crystal in Mt. Pleasant. He was a World War II veteran, having served in the Army in the Pacific Theater from 1943 to 1946. Steve was a member of Visitation Roman Catholic Church, Mt. Pleasant, and a member of the former Transfiguration Roman Catholic Church, Mt. Pleasant.

In addition to his parents, Steve was preceded in death by his brothers, Joseph and Michael, of Norvelt, Andrew, of Ligonier, and John, of Pittsburgh; and sister, Ann Yarabinetz, of Mutual.

He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Genevieve, of Mt. Pleasant; son, Stephen and his wife, Paulette, of Greensburg; granddaughters, Melissa Fegely and her husband, Scott, of Telford, Pa., and Laura McMahon and her husband, Tim, of Greensburg; great-grandsons, Jude Fegely and Gavin McMahon; twin sister, Helene Pavick, of Norvelt; and brother, George Pavick, of Latrobe; as well as many nieces, nephews and friends.

Family and friends are invited from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday to the EUGENE G. SALOOM FUNERAL SERVICE INC., 730 W. Main St., Mt. Pleasant, where a blessing will be held at 9:30 a.m. Monday, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in Visitation Roman Catholic Church, Mt. Pleasant, with the Rev. Richard J. Kosisko as celebrant. Interment with full military rites accorded by American Legion Post 446, Mt. Pleasant, will follow in Transfiguration Cemetery. A parish wake service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to a charity of your choice in Stephen's name.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Sunday, August 8, 2010

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Blase Michael PAWLIK ( -1949)

BLASE M. PAWLIK

   Blasé M. Pawlik, 87, of York Run, died Monday morning at his home after a brief illness. He was a member of the Polish Lodge No. 226, Mount Pleasant, and was a former employee of H. C. Frick Coke Company. His wife, Mrs. Catherine Vyorsky Pawlik, preceded him in death. Surviving are one daughter, Mrs. Victor Levy of Cleveland, Ohio; two sons, Casimer of York Run and William of Uniontown, R. D. 2; one sister, Sister Delfina of Boston, Mass.; 13 grandchildren and one great- grandchild. The funeral will be held Friday with a brief service at the home followed by requiem high mass at SS Cyril Methodius R.C. Church. Interment will be in St. Joseph’s Cemetery.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Tuesday, May 24, 1949, page 2, column 6

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Joseph P. PAWLIKOWSKI (1927-1996)

Joseph Pawlikowski

   Joseph P. Pawlikowski, 68, of Willowick, Ohio, formerly of Connellsville, died Thursday, March 6, 1996. He was born Aug. 18, 1927, in Mount Pleasant, a son of the late Joseph and Sarah Rothwell Pawlikowski. He had been employed by Ohio Rubber Co. until his retirement in 1990. He was a member of St. Mary Magdalene Church and Willowick-Eastlake American Legion Post 678. He is survived by his wife, Jean Mongell Pawlikowski; three daughters, Mrs. Thomas (Joyce) Pluth of Willowick, Ohio; Mrs. Robert (JoAnn) Langham of Concord, Ohio; and Mrs. William (Janet) Kochmit, of Mentor, Ohio; eight grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; one brother, Michael of Eastlake, Ohio; three sisters, Mrs. Delores (Dee) Brooks and Mrs. Eugene (Eleanor) Johnson, both of Connellsville; and Mrs. James (Patricia) Collier of Knoxville, Tenn. He was predeceased by a brother, Walter. Services were held in Willowick Saturday with burial in All Souls Cemetery, Chardon Township, Ohio.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, March, 1996

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William PAWLIKOWSKI (1960-1997)

William Pawlikowski

   William Pawlikowski, 36, of Mount Pleasant, died Wednesday, Jan. 1, 1997, in Garrett County, Md., as a result of an airplane accident. He was born March 20, 1960, in Mount Pleasant, a son of Eugene and Mary Jane Quinn Pawlikowski of Mount Pleasant. He was a journeyman plumber for DiPasquali Plumbing of Clairton, Pa. He was also a licensed pilot and flew for MedStat of Connellsville. He was a graduate of Mount Pleasant Area High School in 1978 and was a member of the Kosciuszko Club of Mount Pleasant. He attended the Mount Joy Church of the Brethren and was also a coach for the Shaft Cardinals Junior Football Team in Mount Pleasant. In addition to his parents, he is survived by two sons, Bill Lee and Brad Lee Pawlikowski, both at home; three brothers, Eugene Pawlikowski and his wife, Lisa, of Mount Pleasant, R.D. 5, Michael Pawlikowski and his wife, Jackie, of Mount Pleasant, and Robert Pawlikowski and his wife, Lisa, of Tarpon Springs, Fla.; and two sisters, Andrea Wisniewski of Mount Pleasant and Mrs. Sean (Eileen) Wells of New Port Richey, Fla. Friends will be received at the BROOKS FUNERAL HOME INC., 406 E. Washington St., Mount Pleasant, Saturday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Funeral services will be held Monday at 10 a.m. in the Mount Joy Church of the Brethren with Pastor Robert Bloom officiating. Interment will follow in the Mount Joy Cemetery.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, January, 1997

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bullet J. M. PAXTON died in 1933. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(2)

J. M. Paxton, aged 68 years, father of Mrs. Lloyd D. Conner of 28 Walnut street, Uniontown, died at his home in Houston, Pa., Tuesday night, January ????
... widow Mrs. Lola Barnett Paxton, whom he married on October 21, 1925, following the death of his first wife on October 30, 1921, also survives. Funeral services will be held in the Houston United Presbyterian church Friday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock followed by burial in Canonsburg.  
(a sentence or two missing where the obit is taped together)
(newspaper dated January 4, 1933)


bullet Lucy PAYNE died in 1935. Her obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(2)

Mrs. Lucy Payne, died at 7:35 o'clock Friday morning, January 25, 1935, following a brief illness of 10 days.
Surviving are:  four daughters, Mrs. Mary McCray, Mrs. Anna River and Miss Juliet Payne, all of Weirton, W. Va.; Miss Grace Payne, Uniontown; two sons, Oscar Payne, of Cleveland; Edward, of Uniontown; three sisters, Mrs. P. F. Blackwell, Mrs. A. C. Beck and Mrs. W. M. Rollins, all of Greensburg; and a brother, James Tucker, Morgantown, W. Va.  Five grandchildren also survive. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday morning at 11 o'clock in Mt. Oliver Baptist church.  Rev. W. A. ???
(balance of obit is missing)
(Standard - January 29, 1935)


Anna F. PAYSON (1912-1995)

Anna F. Payson

   Anna F. Payson, 83, of Uniontown died Sunday in Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, W.Va. Friends will be received in the Haky Funeral Home, 139 West Fayette St., Uniontown, today from 7 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced.

Social Security Death Index:
   Born—– April 8, 1912
   Died—– November 1995


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, November 1995

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Mary Ann PAZICNI (1935-2003)

   Mary Ann Pazicni, 68, of Filbert, Pa., passed away Sunday, Dec. 7, 2003, in LaFayette Manor, Uniontown, Pa. She was born Jan. 19, 1935, in Smock, Pa., daughter of the late Walter and Elizabeth Billak Balosky. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by a son, Walter Pazicni; a grandson, Robert Pazicni Jr., and a stepbrother, Vincent.Mary Ann was a member of the St. Procopius Roman Catholic Church and was an avid bowler and bingo player. She is survived by her loving husband, Robert Pazicni; a son, Robert Pazicni of Filbert; and a daughter, Deborah Guthrie and her husband, Buck of Farmington; nine grandchildren; and these sisters and brothers, Irene Dupak of Smock, Genevieve Trout of Shoaf, Betty Vallango of Smock, Donna Lee Quiles of Chicago, Ill., Stophe Beatty of Uniontown, John Batosky of Smock, and Frank Batosky of Uniontown. Friends will be received - the DEARTH FUNERAL HOME, New Salem, after 7 p.m., today, and on Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2003, at 10 a.m., in the St. Procopius R. C. Church, New Salem, with the Rev. Fr. James L. Popochock as Celebrant. Interment will follow in LaFayette Memorial Park, Brier Hill. A Parish Wake Service will be held at 8:30 p.m., today in the funeral home.


©The Herald Standard 2003, Uniontown, PA, Monday, December 8, 2003

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Robert W. PAZICNI (1931-2011)

   Robert W. Pazicni, age 80, of Filbert, Fayette County, Pennsylvania passed away on Sunday, May 15, 2011 at his home with his loving family at his side. He was born on Sunday, May 3, 1931 in Republic, Pennsylvania son of Mitchell J. Pazicni and Mary Ann (Yanecko) Pazicni. Robert was a member of Saint Procopius Roman Catholic Church in New Salem where he served as an Usher for many years. He was retired from the Nemacolin Mine. He was a veteran of the United States Army serving during the Korean Conflict. He was a member of the Fairbank Rod and Gun Club, the United Mine Workers of America Local 6290 and the American Legion Post 51 in Uniontown, Pennsylvania. Robert was an avid bowler and bingo player and was known as 'Bingo Bob'.

   He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Ann Valosky Pazicni; one sister; three brothers; and his parents. Surviving are his son, Robert W. Pazicni of Filbert; his daughter, Deborah Guthrie and her husband Jack of Elliottsville, Pennsylvania; eight grandchildren and seven great grandchildren; sisters: Marge Leary, Rockhill, South Carolina, Christina Morrison of Willoughby, Ohio and Mary Ann Corraro of Eastlake, Ohio; brothers: Richard of Florida, Bernard and Ted both of Willoughby, Ohio and John of Eastlake, Ohio; his very close friend whom he considered his brother, Howard Starr of Brownsville, Pennsylvania.

   Friends will be received in the ROBERT T. KISH FUNERAL HOME INC., 20 North Mill Street, New Salem, Pennsylvania on Thursday from 2 to 6 p.m. and Friday, May 19, until 9:30 a.m. when a Prayer Service will be held. A Funeral Mass will follow at 10 a.m. in Saint Procopius Roman Catholic Church, New Salem, with Rev. Father Peter Peretti as Celebrant. Interment will follow in LaFayette Memorial Park, Brier Hill, Pennsylvania where Military Rites and Honors will be accorded.


©The Herald Standard 2011, Uniontown, PA, Monday, May 16, 2011

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Carl J. PAZZABON (1933-2012)

SLIGO, PA
Carl J. Pazzabon

Carl J. Pazzabon, age 79, of Sligo, Pa., passed away Thursday, August 23, 2012, at his residence surrounded by his family. He was born in California, Pa. on April 1, 1933, the son of Guisippi and Mary (Tafferello) Pazzabon. Carl spent most of his life in the Washington and Uniontown, Pa. area and honorably served his country in the US Army. He was previously employed with Welland Chemical Co. as a head mechanic for more than 35 years. Carl was a Catholic by faith. He was a member of the Rimersburg Rod and Gun Club. Carl was a man of the outdoors, where he enjoyed a lifetime of hunting. He was also a faithful Pittsburgh sports fan, following the Steelers, Pirates, and Pens. Of all the aspects of his life that he enjoyed talking about and telling stories of, nothing came close to the love he had for his family and the time he spent with his wife and their children, grandchildren and great- grandchildren. He leaves behind to cherish his memory his loving wife of 30 years, Rosella (Singer) Pazzabon, whom he married August 13, 1982; sons, Dean Pazzabon and wife, Amanda, of Wisconsin and John Stevens and wife, Shana, of Rimersburg; daughters, Judi McKula and husband, Paul, of Myrtle Beach SC, Jodi Cicciarelli and husband Jamie, of Rimersburg, and Julie King, of Clarion; 10 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; sister, Laura Keppich, of California PA and numerous nieces and nephews. Carl was preceded in death by his brothers, Domonic and Henry Pazzabon and sister, Marie Powell. Family and friends will be received from 10:30 a.m. until the time of funeral services at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, August 25, 2012 at the BAUER-HILLIS FUNERAL HOME, 758 Main St., Rimersburg PA with Pastor Randy Evans officiating. Burial will be in the Rimersburg Cemetery, Rimersburg, Pennsylvania. Contributions may be made in Carl’s memory to the American Cancer Society, Clarion Unit, 133B W. Main St., Clarion PA 16214. Arrangements made by BAUER-HILLIS FUNERAL AND CREMATION SERVICES, INC. To send an online condolence to Carl’s family or view a tribute honoring his life, visit www.bauerhillisfuneral.com


©The Herald Standard 2012, Uniontown, PA, Friday, August 24, 2012

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bullet Theodosia PEACH died in 1857. Her obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(17)

DIED
At the residence of her father, in this place, on Monday morning, July 6th, of disease of the heart, THEODOSIA PEACH, wife of Joseph Peach and daughter of Wm. C. Stevens, Esq., aged 34 years.
The deceased was much admired for her quiet, and unobtrusive disposition and the amiability of her character. She was an affectionate wife, kind mother and dutiful daughter, He husband is at present in California, where he had been for some time past, successfully engaged in gathering s___ for the future comfort of his family __. To him the news of her death will ___ __ which none but a husband and father? ___. COM.
(dark mark on page)
The Genius of Liberty. Uniontown, Pa. July 9, 1857.


bullet Mrs. Mary Jane PEARSON died in 1934. Her obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(2)

Mrs. Mary Jane Pearson, aged 72 years, two months and 26 days, died in the Connellsville hospital August 9th, at 11:12 p.m. from complications. Besides her husband she is survived by two sons, William, of Smithfield, and Walter E., Jones Mill, two brothers, James Bole, Burbank, Cal., and Frank Bole, Sandusky, Ohio, one sister, Mrs. Sidney McCarter, Glassport, Pa., one grandson, Charles A. Pearson, Youngstown, Ohio, one granddaughter, Catherine Elizabeth Pearson, Jones Mill, one great grand daughter, Mary Lou Pearson, Youngstown, Ohio, and one great grandson, William Charles Pearson, Youngstown, Ohio.
Funeral services at 2 o'clock Sunday afternoon at the home, Woodlawn avenue, Connellsville.
(newspaper dated 8/11/1934)


Mary E. PEASE (1927-2009)

Pease, Mary E. 81
Dunbar

Mary Ellen Pease, 81, of Dunbar, passed away Thursday, Feb. 19, 2009, in Golden Living Care Center, Uniontown. She was born Sept. 19, 1927, in Dunbar, a daughter of the late William H. and Carrie V. Baker Pease. She was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church in Dunbar. Mary retired from Anchor Hocking Glass Factory after 38 years of service as a selector. She is survived by a sister, Donna Kenney, of Dunbar; a special nephew, Patrick Kenney, of Dunbar; a niece, Carrie Lynn Kenney, of Colorado; a great-niece, Jodi Lyn Dean, of Athens, Ga.; and a great-great-niece, Jacqulyn Dean, of Athens, Ga. She was predeceased by brothers, Bill Pease and Clarence E. Pease; and sisters, Patty Pease and Betty Morgan. Friends will be received from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 5 to 9 p.m. Friday in the VITO C. MARTUCCI FUNERAL HOME, 123 S. First St., West Side, Connellsville, and until the hour of service at noon Saturday, with Pastor Jeff Popsin officiating. Interment will follow in Franklin Cemetery, Dunbar. The family extends a special thanks to Albert Gallatin Home Care and Hospice.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Friday, February 20, 2009

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bullet Thomas G. PEASE died in 1938. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(39)

THOMAS G. PEASE
Thomas G. Pease, aged 76 years, 11 months and 14 days, and one of the oldest residence of the New Salem district, died a 7:20 Thanksgiving morning, November 24, 1938, from heart disease. He was born December 10, 1861, at Erwin Station.


Richard Charles PEAVORNICK ( -1996)

Richard C. Peavornick

   Richard Charles Peavornick, 72, of Endley Road, Cambridge, Ohio, and formerly of Masontown, Pa., died Friday, Sept. 14, 1996, in his farm home. He is survived by four daughters, Pamela Jane Peavornick of Laguna Hills, Calif., Debra Ann Zielezinski of Sioux City, Iowa, Mrs. Larry (Diana Kay) Matney of Parker, Colo., and Mrs. Charles (Nancy) Craighead of Sand Springs, Okla., a brother, Robert Valencik of Pennsylvania, six grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends at the Thorn Funeral Home Inc., 139 South Ninth St., Cambridge, OH 43725 (614/239-1365) today from 4 to 8 p.m. and Wednesday until 9 a.m. Interment with military rites will follow on Wednesday in St. Agnes Cemetery, Masontown, Pa., at approximately 12:30 p.m.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, September, 1996

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Antonio PECCON ( -1967)

ANTONIO PECCON

   Antonio Peccon, 77, of Lemont Furnace, died at 11:25 p.m. Friday at Uniontown Hospital, after a brief illness. He had lived in the Youngstown-Lemont area for the past 72 years. A retired coal miner, he was a member of Adah Local No. 6326 of the U.M.W.A., the Holy Name Society of St. Theresa’s R.C. Church, Uniontown, the Lemont Sportsmen’s Club and Coolspring Athletic Club. Surviving are seven children, Ted of Carmichaels, Lawrence of Brownsville, Thomas and Anthony of Uniontown, Mrs. Louis (Elizabeth) Sayre of Miami, Fla., and Joseph and Anita of Lemont Furnace; nine grandchildren; a sister, Miss Rose Peccon, and two brothers, Fred and Amos, all of Lemont Furnace. His wife, Rose, died in 1962. The body will be at the DeCarlo funeral home, 136 North Gallatin Ave., Uniontown, from 3 p.m. Sunday until 8:15 a.m. Tuesday. Solemn requiem high mass will be intoned at St. Theresa’s R.C. Church at 9 a.m. Tuesday, with the Rev. Nicholas J. Thomas as celebrant. Burial will be in Sylvan Heights Cemetery.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Saturday, October 14, 1967, page 3, column 5

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John 'Tut' PECHATSKO, Jr. Headstone (1906-2006)

John "Tut" Pechatsko, Jr., 100, of Masontown, Fayette County, Pa., died peacefully on Wednesday, December 13, 2006 at home. He was born on January 2, 1906, in Bradenville, Pa., son of John Pechatsko, Sr. and Helen (Bosak) Pechatsko.

His parents, wife, Rose V. (Checkle) Pechatsko, one great-grandchild, a sister, Anna Senda, brothers, George, Peter, and Nicholas Pechatsko, and son-in-law, Albert Gardiner, preceded him in death.

John was a member of Saint John the Baptist Byzantine Catholic Church, Uniontown, Fayette County, Pa., and was a retired coal miner.

Left to cherish his memory are 11 children; daughters: Helen Gardiner, of Berkeley Springs, W.Va.; Roberta Alborg, of Uniontown, Pa., Michele Danega and husband, Vincent, of Hesperia, Calif., and Rosemary Homer and husband, Steve, of Masontown, Pa.; sons: Andrew Pechatsko and wife, Judy, of Mentor, Ohio, John Pechatsko, of Youngstown, Ohio, Michael Pechatsko and wife, Delores, of Euclid, Ohio, Thomas Pechatsko, of Los Angeles, Calif., Steve Pechatsko and wife, Elaine, of Canfield, Ohio, David Pechatsko and wife, Pat, of Cleveland, Ohio, and Joseph Pechatsko and wife, Shirley, of Leonardtown, Md.; 28 grandchildren; 41 great-grandchildren; sisters: Mary Purczsky, of Cleveland, Ohio; Helen Krant, of Cary, N.C.; and many nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received in the HAKY FUNERAL HOME, INC., 515 North Main Street, Masontown, Pa., on Monday from 7 to 9 p.m., Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., and on Wednesday, December 20, 2006, until 9:45 a.m., when the Panachida Service will be held. A Divine Liturgy will follow at 10:30 a.m., at Saint John the Baptist Byzantine Catholic Church, Uniontown, with Rev. Father Thomas J. Wesdock, as Celebrant. Interment will be held in Saint John's Byzantine Cemetery, Hopwood, Fayette County, Pa. The Parastas Service will be held on Tuesday evening at 7 p.m.


©The Herald Standard 2006, Uniontown, PA, December 15, 2006

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Katherine PECHATSKO Headstone (1926-2010)

Katherine Pechatsko, age 83, of Uniontown, PA, died on Monday, August 16, 2010 at Mount Macrina Manor. She was born on September 2, 1926, in Amend, PA, daughter of Andrew and Rose (Bartock) Checkle.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Nick Pechatsko, brothers, Andrew and Joseph Checkle, sisters, Mary Skala, Rose Pechatsko, Josephine Zentkovich, and Ann Cicero, and a son-in-law, Tom Stephens. Katherine was a member of St. John the Baptist Byzantine Catholic Church, Uniontown, St. John the Evangelist Confraternity of Christian Mothers, and the Lions Club. Her life was devoted to her loving husband, 13 children, 29 grandchildren, and 14 great-grandchildren, whom she cherished.

Left to cherish her memory are her children: Marie Shallo and husband Jerry of Mahopac, NY, Kathleen Stephens of Zephyrhills, FL, Richard Pechatsko and wife Beverly of Masontown, PA, Helen "Diane" Hernanskey and husband Charles, Jr. of Mt. Pleasant, SC, Paul Pechatsko of Uniontown, PA, Timothy Pechatsko and wife Cindy of Fairchance, PA, Michael Pechatsko of Uniontown, PA, Joann Verney and husband Donald of Uniontown, PA, Anna Marie Kirkpatrick and husband Jim of White, PA, Denise Yarris and husband Brad of Medina, OH, Nickoleen Sellong and husband William of Hopwood, PA, Stephanie Maher and husband Tom of Uniontown, PA, Victoria Amandola and husband Louis D. of York, PA; 29 grandchildren; and 14 great-grand-children; a sister, Susan M. Menestrina of Rostraver, PA; a brother, Steve Checkle of Brooklyn, NY; numerous nieces and nephews; and her extended family at Meridian Point.

Friends will be received in the STEPHEN R. HAKY FUNERAL HOME, INC., 603 N. Gallatin Ave., Ext., Uniontown, PA, this evening from 7-9 p.m., Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and on Friday, August 20, 2010 until 10 a.m., when a Panachida Service will be held. A Divine Liturgy will follow on Friday at 10:30 a.m. in St. John the Baptist Byzantine Catholic Church with Rev. Father Ronald P. Larko as Celebrant. Interment will be held in St. John the Baptist Byzantine Cemetery, Hopwood, PA. The Parastas Service will be held on Thursday evening at 8 p.m.


©The Herald Standard 2010, Uniontown, PA, Wednesday, August 18, 2010

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Pete PECHATSKO (1920-2001)

Pete Pechatsko, 81, of Uniontown, Pa., died Tuesday, July 10, 2001, at Ruby Memorial Hospital. He was born Feb. 22, 1920, in Uniontown, son of the late John and Helen Bosak Pechatsko. He was a U.S. Army veteran, having served during World War II. He retired as a welder from HBC Barge Inc. in Brownsville, Pa.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Zentkovich Pechatsko; a daughter, Patricia Pechatsko, of Morgantown; three sons, Michael Pechatsko and Donald Pechatsko, both of Uniontown, and Pete Pechatsko Jr., of Morgantown; two brothers, John Pechatsko, of Smock, Pa., and Nick Pechatsko, of Uniontown; and two sisters, Helen Kraut, of Tampa, Fla., and Mary Purczsky, of Cleveland. He was also preceded in death by a brother and a sister, Annie Senda.

Service was at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 14, at McCulla Funeral Home, with the Rev. Junior Koon officiating. Burial was in East Oak Grove Cemetery.


Dominion Post, Morgantown, WV, July 12, 2001

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Percy C. PEET (1942-1997)

Percy C. Peet

   Percy C. Peet, 54, of Bruceton Mills, W.Va., and formerly of Brownsville, Pa., died Monday, May 5, 1997, at his home in Bruceton Mills, W.Va., after a lengthy illness. He was born July 30, 1942, in Brownsville, Pa., a son of the late David D. Sr. and Phoebe N. (Combs) Peet. He was employed as a truck driver with Blue Diamond Trucking. Mr. Peet was a member of the Eagles Club and Young Men’s club, both in Brownsville. Surviving are his wife, Amelia (Diamonte) Peet; two daughters, Holly Jo Peet, at home and Lorie Peet Weeks of Baltimore Md.; a son, David Peet of Albuquerque, N.M.; a brother, Willard Peet of Youngstown, Ohio; two stepsons, Chuck Morman of California, Pa., and Kenny Williams of Isabelle, Pa.; two stepdaughters, Kittey Hay of Albuquerque, N.M., and Debra Summers of Bruceton Mills, W.Va.; and several grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, David d. Peet Jr. and George W. Peet; and a sister, Lois Imogene Peet. Friends will be received in the ROBERT T. KISH FUNERAL HOME INC., Legion St., Republic, on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., and on Friday, May 9, 1997 until 11 a.m., the hour of service, with the Rev. Roland O’Brien officiating. Interment will follow in Ackland Cemetery, Hopewell Road, Brownsville.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, May, 1997

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Adeline PEFFER ( -1939)

MRS. PEFFER’S FUNERAL

  MOUNT PLEASANT, Nov. 27.— Mrs. Adeline Peffer, 71 years old, of Mammoth, who died Saturday morning in Frick Memorial Hospital, was buried this afternoon. A funeral service was conducted at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church at Traugher by Rev. E. Stewart Proper. Interment was in the church cemetery at Trauger. The widow of William Peffer, she is survived by the following children: Jacob L., W. C., George E. and Alvin M., all of Mammoth; Mrs. P. C. Hartzell, Latrobe, R.D. 2; Robert D., Scottdale; Joseph E., Olean, N.Y.; John L., Harrisburg, and Mrs. Lee Bronson, Lycippus. A sister, Mrs. Harry Hale of Johnstown, and a brother, Benjamin Fultz of Johnstown, also survive as do 31 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Monday, November 27, 1939, page 6, column 7

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Alfred Leonard PEGG ( -1925)

ALFRED L. PEGG

Alfred Leonard Pegg, aged 21 years, died at the home of his sister, Mrs. William Neutzling in Clarksburg, W. Va., Monday, February 23, 1925, at noon. In addition to Mrs. Neutzling, two other sisters survive, Mrs. Edward Hague, of Lincoln street, this city, and Mrs. Frank M. O’Brien, of Connellsville street, this city. Deceased was a member of the Second M. P. Church of this city. The remains will be brought to Uniontown, Wednesday morning and will be removed to the Hague home, 91 Lincoln street, where services will be held in the afternoon at 3 o’clock with the Rev. T. W. Colhouer officiating. Interment will be in Oak Grove cemetery.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Wednesday, February 25, 1925, page 2, column 4

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Alice D. Davis PEGG (1902-1966)

PEGG, ALICE D.— Age 63 years of Uniontown, R.D. 3, died Wednesday, April 6, 1966 in the University Hospital, Morgantown, W. Va. She was born in Georges Twp., July 15, 1902 and was the daughter of the late Thomas and Elizabeth Core Davis. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Howard, in 1945 and a son John in 1924. She was a lifelong member of the Walnut Hill Methodist Church, the W.S.C.S. and the German Grange. She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Ed (Betty) Savage of McClellandtown and Mrs. Roy (Sue) Yeagley of Uniontown, R.D.; seven sons, Thomas C. of San Diego, Calif., Donald L. of Buffalo, N.Y., Howard of Republic, Wendell of Continental 2, James of Uniontown, Ralph of Fairchance and Gerald R. (Joe) at home; twenty five grandchildren. Friends will are being received in the Andrew D. Ferguson funeral Home, 80 Morgantown St. today from 3 to 5 and 7-9 p.m., and on Saturday in the Walnut Hill Methodist Church from noon until 2 p.m., the hour of service. Rev. Raymond T. Barner will officiate. Interment will follow in the Church Cemetery. The German Grange will conduct services this evening at 8 at the funeral home.


The Evening Standard, Uniontown, PA, Friday, April 8, 1966, page 6, column 8

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Arnold PEGG ( -1931)

MAN IS FOUND
SHOT TO DEATH

Arnold Pegg, Keisterville, Believed
Victim of Shots Fired
By Farmer in Chicken Raid

Newpaper image is poor quality. Transcription may not be exact.

Found shot to death along the highway near the Buena Vista school house, a short distance from Flatwoods at daybreak Thursday morning, Arnold Pegg, aged 29, of Keisterville, is believed to have been shot while in the act of robbing the chicken coop of Phillip Smith, a farmer. Workmen passing that way shortly after daybreak say they discovered the lifeless body in the road and lifted it to one side out of the path of traffic. Nearby was picked up a burlap sack containing four chickens whose heads had been wrung off and even closer to the body was an iron bar. At the door of the chicken coop was found a .32 caliber revolver. Smith fired from a .38 caliber weapon. Smith said he was awakened about 2 o’clock Thursday morning by a noise in the vicinity of his chicken coop. When he peered out the window and saw the door of his coop standing open, he fired two shots at random from a revolver. He heard a noise of persons running up the road and went back to sleep, giving the incident little more thought.

When the body, with the headless chickens and the revolver were found, Smith recited the story of the shooting to County Detectives A. A. Downing and William T. Walker, Coroner S. A. Baltz and State Police, who were on the scene within a short time. The bullet entered the tip of the left shoulder and took a downward course, lodging in the muscles of the heart. Pegg wore a light sweater and light trousers.

Smith was released on his own recognizance to await the action of the coroner’s jury after officers mad a complete investigation of the facts. “I fired in the direction of the chicken coop door” declared the elderly farmer. Convinced that he man was protecting his own property, officers made no attempt to follow prosecutions, satisfied that any future action could await an inquest.

Pegg is survived by his father, Louis Pegg, three brothers and two sisters, all of Keisterville, Walter, Eugene, James and Julia Pegg, and Mrs. W. C. Litten. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday afternoon at the Pegg home in Keisterville by the Rev. Bryce, pastor of the M. E. Church. Burial will be in the Percy cemetery under the direction of Funeral Director R. Clayton Whetsel.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Friday, October 9, 1931, page 11, column 1


Exonerations Feature
Coroner’s Jury Session

Farmer Exonerated

Article begins and continues with other cases

No blame was attached to Philip N. Smith, a Buena Vista farmer, for the fatal shooting of Arnold Pegg. The coroner’s jury found that Pegg was a trespasser on the Smith farm at the time of the shooting. Mr. Smith said that on the morning of October 8, his wife awakened him declaring that she heard a noise at the chicken coop near the house. Mr. Smith fired two shots from a .38 caliber revolver, heard a noise of running and then went back to sleep. Later the lifeless body of Pegg was found in the road near the Smith home. His life had been snuffed out by a bullet shot from the Smith gun. Near his body was found a revolver and indications of a raid on the Smith chicken coop.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Tuesday, December 15, 1931, page 1, column 3,
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Barbara J. Seese PEGG (1943-2004)

Barbara J. Pegg, 60, of Uniontown, Pa., passed away Tuesday, April 20, 2004, at the home of her son, Gerald. She was born April 27, 1943, in Filbert, Pa., the daughter of the late William Edward Seese and Thelma Franks Seese. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Gerald Pegg in 1985.She was a graduate of Redstone High School, Class of 1961, and was a member of the Walnut Hill United Methodist Church. Surviving are two sons, Gerald R. Pegg Jr., and wife, Jill of Uniontown, and Scott W. Pegg and wife, Kara of Smithfield; one brother, Bill Seese of East Millsboro, Pa.; three sisters, Nancy Hoyack of Twinsburg, Ohio, Janis Eck of Smock, Pa., and Marsha Croushore of McClellandtown, Pa.; and four grandchildren, Krysta Hughes, Joe Pegg, Lindsay Pegg and Lauren Pegg.


©The Herald Standard 2004, Uniontown, PA, April, 2004

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Betty Jean Saltrick PEGG ( -2004)

Betty Jean (Saltrick) Pegg, of Continental No. 2, Uniontown, Pa., died Tuesday, January 6, 2004. She was the daughter of the late Richard Saltrick and Helen Barish Saltrick. Betty was employed with Gallatin Bank for 17 years until her retirement in 1974.Surviving are her husband of 52 years, Wendell D. Pegg; two children, Betsy Pegg Hanzes of Uniontown and Richard Pegg and wife Becky of Uniontown; four grandchildren, Mike Hanzes, Steve Hanzes, Melissa Pegg and Richard Pegg; two sisters, Lucille Nixon of Uniontown and Helen Bukovac of Vanderbilt; a brother, Richard "Dick" Saltrick and wife Joan of Hollywood, Fla.; nieces, nephews and a dear friend, Mary Carolla of Uniontown. It was Betty's request for Private Graveside Services to be held at Walnut Hill Cemetery, Georges Township, Uniontown on Friday, January 9, 2004, at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Arnold G. Husk, Pastor of the Walnut Hill Church officiating. Arrangements are being handled by the DEAN C. WHITMARSH FUNERAL HOME. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Easter Seal Society of Western Pennsylvania or the Noah's Ark Humane Society of Fayette County.


©The Herald Standard 2004, Uniontown, PA, January, 2004

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Dolly Lorraine Nicholson PEGG (1922-2007)

Dolly L. Pegg
Connellsville

Dolly Lorraine Nicholson Pegg, 84, of Connellsville, passed away Thursday, May 3, 2007, in Sunshine Estates Personal Care Home, Connellsville. She was born Sept. 2, 1922, in Connellsville (Breakneck), a daughter of the late Samuel Austin and Florence Mason Nicholson. Dolly lived most of her life in and around the Connellsville area. She married Ernest D. Pegg in 1955, and lived in Page, Ariz., and Eureka, Calif., before returning to Connellsville in 1968. She was a member of the Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church in Connellsville. She loved to garden, sew, crochet, fish, cheer the Pirates and Steelers, and play bingo. She was the Bingo Queen. In addition to her parents, Dolly was predeceased by her husband, Ernest Dale Pegg; and her brothers, Boyd, Ernest, Domer, Donald, Grant and Wade Nicholson. Dolly is survived by her sons, Harry Edward Richter and his wife, Beth, of Grants Pass, Ore., and William Allen Leighliter and his wife, Sandra, of Scottdale; her grandchildren, Patty Richter, and Garth Richter and his wife, Heather, all of Grants Pass, Ore., Kelly and Tammy Leighliter, both of Connellsville, Erica Gelet, of Scottdale, Erin Barozzini, of Milford, N.J., and Audra Burd, of Scottdale; seven great-grandchildren; her brothers, Gilbert Nicholson, of Florida, Glenn Nicholson, of Connellsville, and Samuel Austin Nicholson, of St. Petersburg, Fla.; and numerous nieces and nephews. Family and friends will be received from 1 to 9 p.m. Monday in the BROOKS FUNERAL HOME INC., 111 E. Green St., Connellsville, where a blessing service will be held at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, followed by a funeral Mass at 10 a.m. in the Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Connellsville, with the Rev. Terry Hercik as celebrant. A committal service and interment will follow in Green Ridge Memorial Park, Pennsville.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Monday, May 7, 2007

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Edith Keenan PEGG Stone  (1873-1924)

NEGRO DRIVER IS
HELD IN DEATH OF
MRS. EDITH PEGG

The coroner’s jury conducting an inquest into the tragic death of Mrs. Edith Pegg of Uniontown, Monday evening, which resulted when she was struck by an automobile, ordered that Clinton Winston, a Uniontown negro, be held on a charge of murder to await the action of the grand jury. The evidence that the negro driving a large green Packard roadster, had driven madly down Main street, Uniontown at 6:30 just about the time of the accident, and that a similar car had run down and killed Mrs. Pegg, resulted in the verdict of the jury.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Wednesday Evening, October 29, 1924, page 1, column 6


WINSTON FACES
JURY FOR DEATH
OF LOCAL WOMAN

Court Denies Motion of Defense for Verdict of Acquittal

PHONE TESTIMONY

Motion for binding instructions to this jury to return a verdict of acquittal in favor of Clinton Winston, young colored chauffeur for George Whyel, on a charge of involuntary manslaughter in connection with the death of Mrs. Edith Pegg, October 27th last, on West Main Street, near the corner of Fayette and Mt. Vernon avenue, was refused by the court at the conclusion of the Commonwealth testimony yesterday. The motion was heard principally on the grounds that two of the Commonwealth witnesses had testified that they saw Winston driving the green Packard twin six roadster of the Whyel’s at or about six o’clock while the accident was described by other witnesses as happening at twenty minutes after six.

Patrolman Harry Chaney and “Tip” Hankins, both on the witness stand, declared that they were standing on the corner of Fayette and Main streets and they saw Winston in the Twin Six come travelling through at about 6:20. Hankins says he looked at his watch and it was exactly 6:20. Chaney testified that it was between 6:20 and 6:30 as shortly after the accident he went to his box on the corner and called in for the 6:30 call.

Former Chief of Police John C. Wall and Patrolman Charles Mallick testified that when Winston was brought to the police station he had been drinking and was partly under the influence of liquor. Mont W. McCormick said he was standing talking to two men near the Titlow hotel when he saw the Whyel car, with Winston driving; pass him at a fast gait at about six o’clock.

A feature of the case was the testimony of Richard Barton, proprietor of Barton’s Flower Shop, who told his story to the jury by telephone. Mr. Barton has just returned from Uniontown hospital where he has been a patient for several weeks and he was unable to be in court. He said that Winston stopped at his place of business in Main street shortly before six o’clock and ordered a bouquet of flowers and had the bill charged to the Whyel’s.

Winston was the first witness called for the defense. The colored boy testified that he had worked for George Whyel and the family for some time and that his mother was the family cook since 1916. On October 27 last he said he took Sarah Hager to her home in the East end and then stopped in Barton’s to procure the flowers which had been ordered by Miss Virginia Whyel. He admitted driving the green car along Main street but insisted that he passed the spot where the accident occurred at about six o’clock that night, fully twenty minutes before the tragedy. After the accident he said he went to Grant street to see a friend and was coming back home to het his supper when the police halted him at the corner of Main and Fayette street and place him under arrest. The defense planned to introduce the records at the police station to contradict the two officers who testified that Winston had been drinking. The records will show, the defense asserted, that Winston was not charged with any offense that night.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Tuesday, June 23, 1925, page 1, column 4,
continued to page 3, column 4


TRIAL – EXONERATED

Body of article is missing.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, June 22 & 29, 1925

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Eleanor Louise Rowan PEGG (1931-2010)

Eleanor Louise Rowan Pegg, age 78, of Buffalo, New York and formerly of Uniontown, Pennsylvania died Thursday, January 7, 2010 in the St. Catherine's Health Center, Buffalo, New York. She was born on July 1, 1931 in Uniontown, Pennsylvania the daughter of Clark Rowan and Eunice Hartford Rowan. Louise graduated from the now former North Union High School in the Class of 1949. Louise was a member of the Trinity United Methodist Church in Buffalo, New York and taught Sunday School for many years.

In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her sister, Roberta Jean Rowan; and by her husband, Donald Pegg in 2002. She is survived by two daughters: Eileen Pegg of Buffalo, New York and Esther Stein of Fort Lauderdale, Florida; two sons: Donald Pegg Jr. and his wife Connie of Phoenix, Arizona and Howard Pegg and his wife Jenny of Buffalo, New York; three brothers: Robert Rowan and his wife Evelyn of Ohio, Paul Rowan and his wife Joyce of Mammoth, California and Frank Rowan of Hopwood, Pennsylvania; also nine loving grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the ANDREW D. FERGUSON FUNERAL HOME INC., 80 Morgantown Street, Uniontown, Pennsylvania where Family will receive Friends today from 2 until 4 p.m. and 7 until 9 p.m. Visitation will continue on Tuesday, January 12, 2010 in the WALNUT HILL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m., the hour of the Service with Reverend Arnold Husk officiating. Interment will follow in the Walnut Hill Cemetery, Georges Township.


©The Herald Standard 2010, Uniontown, PA, January, 2010

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Frank L. PEGG ( -1936)

FRANK L. PEGG

 Frank L. Pegg, 61, a life long resident of Fayette County, died Saturday morning at his home, 97 Coolspring Street, following a lingering illness. He is survived by his wife Sadie and one daughter, Mrs. Walter Rutter of Morgantown, W.Va.; three grandchildren and one brother, C. W. Pegg of Sharon, PA. The deceased was a son of the late Peter and Rebecca Pegg of North Union Township.

 Funeral services were conducted at 2 o'clock this afternoon at the family residence in Coolspring Street. Burial in Park Place cemetery.


Daily News Standard, Uniontown, PA, Saturday, June 29, 1936, page 5, column 4

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Grover Cleveland PEGG ( -1903)

Grover Cleveland Pegg

White, male, age 17
   Cause of death–Pneumonia
   Born–1886 Johnstown
   Died–3 May 1903


Uniontown Public Library, Uniontown, PA — Death Book 2, page 199, line 129

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Howard 'Dude' PEGG (1926-2007)

Howard "Dude" Pegg

Howard "Dude" Pegg, age 81, of Uniontown, Fayette County, Pa., passed away on Saturday, August 25, 2007, with his loving family by his side. He was born August 19, 1926, to Howard C. Pegg and Alice Davis Pegg. "Dude" graduated from the former Georges Township High School, in Fayette County, Pa., with the Class of 1944, followed by his entrance into the United States Army during World War II. He worked for Rockwell International for 32 years and retired as a Supervisor. He was a member of the Walnut Hill United Methodist Church, and also the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 47 in Uniontown, Pennsylvania.

He was preceded in death by his parents, six brothers, Thomas, Donald, James, Ralph, John "Dubby" and Gerald "Joe" Pegg, and two sisters, Betty "Sis" Zavage and Alice Sue Yeagley. Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife of 51 years, Sally Ruffcorn Pegg; two sons: David Pegg and his wife, Louann, and Ryan Pegg and his wife, Kim, and a daughter, Larae Angel and her husband, John; six grandsons: Brad, Jonathan, Dan, Cameron, Nicholas Howard and Nathan; and a brother, Wendell Pegg, of Uniontown.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the ANDREW D. FERGUSON FUNERAL HOME INC., 80 Morgantown Street, Uniontown, Pa., where family will receive friends today and Tuesday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Visitation will continue on Wednesday, August 29, 2007, in the WALNUT HILL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, in Georges Township, Fayette County, Pa., from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. followed by a celebration of his life at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Arnold Husk and the Rev. Eugene Stollings officiating. Interment will follow in the Walnut Hill Cemetery, Georges Township.


©The Herald Standard 2007, Uniontown, PA, August 27, 2007

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Jacob PEGG (1851-1903)

Jacob Pegg

White, male
   Born–2 March 1851
   Died–12 May 1903 Uniontown
   Father–Peter Pegg, Sr.
   Mother–Agnes Bosley Pegg


Uniontown Public Library, Uniontown, PA — Death Book 2, page 199, line 130

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Norma Nell Christopher PEGG (1935-2004)

Norma Nell (Christopher) Pegg, 68 years, of Uniontown, Pa., passed away Saturday, September 25, 2004, in her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born November 8, 1935, in Grindstone, Pa., to Elliott Christopher and Virginia (Baker) Christopher. Norma graduated from the former German Township High School, Class of 1953, McClellandtown, Pa. The focus of her life was on her family and taking care of others as a Certified In-Home Nursing Assistant. She was a member of Walnut Hill United Methodist Church. Norma was preceded in death by her husband, James E. Pegg, in 1991 and her parents.

Left to cherish her memory are six children: James T. Pegg (wife, Christina, and sons, Jared and Jacob) of North Palm Beach, Florida, Jeffrey A. Pegg (wife, Denise, and sons, Erich and Evan) of Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, Robert L. Pegg (wife, Peggy, son, Michael, and daughter, Allison) of Uniontown, Pa., Virginia D. Gnus (sons, Justin and Phillip) of Brownsville, Pa., Joy L. Cabot (husband, Joseph, and daughter, Megan) of Loxahatchee, Florida, and Dottie J. Parr (husband, Paul, and sons, Daniel and Brendan) of Palm Beach Gardens, Florida; two brothers: Robert Christopher and his wife, Ella Mae, of Orchard Park, New York, and Cecil Christopher and his wife, Lorraine, of Monaca, Pa.; one sister, Oralee Zidek and her husband, Ted, of Arlington, Texas; and many caring nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends who through the years brought her great happiness.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the ANDREW D. FERGUSON FUNERAL HOME INC., 80 Morgantown Street, Uniontown, Pa., where friends will be received today from 7 until 9 p.m. and on Monday from 2 until 4 and 7 until 9 p.m. Visitation will continue on Tuesday, September 27, in WALNUT HILL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH from 10 until 11 a.m. The Funeral Service will begin at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Arnold Husk officiating. Interment will follow in Walnut Hill Cemetery, Georges Township, Uniontown, Pa.


©The Herald Standard 2004, Uniontown, PA, September 26, 2004

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Peter PEGG ( -1931)

PETER PEGG

Peter Pegg, 86 years and one month, died at the home of his son, C. W. Pegg at Sharon, PA, according to word received in Uniontown Saturday. Death was due to complications. The remains will be brought to Uniontown and burial will be Park Place Cemetery. Mr. Pegg is survived by three children: C. W., Frank, and Debbie Pegg Hall of Uniontown.

Notes from contributor:
   Wife–Rebecca J. Stewart Pegg
   Father–Peter Pegg, Sr.
   Mother–Agnes Bosley Pegg


Daily News Standard, Uniontown, PA, Monday Evening, April 13, 1931, page 12, column 5

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Rebecca PEGG ( -1950)

MRS. REBECCA PEGG

Mrs. Rebecca Pegg, 70, died in Uniontown Hospital Saturday evening. She was a daughter of the late Pete and Rebecca Pegg. Surviving are three children, Charles Hall of Pittsburgh, George Hall of Uniontown and Mrs. Pauline Carr of Willards, Md.; seven grandchildren; one great-grandchild, and one brother, Charles Pegg of Sharon. The funeral service will be held in the Burhans Funeral Home at Dunbar at 2 o'clock Tuesday afternoon with Rev. W. A. Linabreger, Jr., pastor of the Franklin Memorial Methodist Church officiating. Internment will be in Park Place Cemetery.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, June 12, 1950

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Rebecca J. Stewart PEGG ( -1917)

MRS. REBECCA J. STEWART PEGG

Mrs. Rebecca J. Pegg, 47 years old, wife of Peter Pegg of North Union Township, died Thursday night following a lingering illness. Deceased was a daughter of Isaac and Rebecca J. Stewart. Funeral Sunday afternoon from the family residence.


The Weekly Courier, Connellsville, PA, January 4, 1917

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Robert W. PEGG, Sr.Photo  (1932-2012)

UNIONTOWN
Robert W. Pegg, Sr.

Robert W. Pegg, Sr., age 80, of Uniontown, Pa., passed away Wednesday, September 12, 2012 in the Uniontown Hospital. He was born August 18, 1932 in Uniontown. Preceding him in death were his parents, Edgar Allen Pegg, Sr. and Mary M. Patley Pegg, a brother, Edgar Allen Pegg, Jr. and a sister, Doris Moreland. Robert was a veteran of the Korean War serving honorably in the US Army, formerly attended the Uniontown Central Christian Church and, before his retirement, had been a distributor, salesman and truck driver for the Uniontown News Company and Central Wholesale of Pittsburgh. Surviving are his wife, Sondra C. McCullough Pegg; six children, Robert W. Pegg, Jr. and wife, Darla, of Fort Walton Beach, FL, Robin Colinet and husband, David, of Penn Craft, PA, Kelly Kilgore and husband Greg, of Roaring Springs, PA and David Pegg and fiancée Joni Weimer, Mary Demniak and John E. Pegg, all of Uniontown. Also surviving are 12 grandchildren: Ursula Pegg, Amanda Pegg and Erica Pegg, Michelle Barnes and husband, Evan, Nicole Givier and fiancé Benny, Gregory Kilgore and wife, Erin, Danis Kilgore, David Pegg, Jr., Kathleen Stout and husband, Brandon, Rebecca Pegg and fiancé, Bobby, Macey Demniak and Jillian Pegg; four great-grandchildren: Jeremy, Ashlynn, Brianna and Adalyn; a great-great-grandson, Dylan, and a sister, Eleanor Teets of Uniontown. Friends will be received in the JEROME W. SHELL FUNERAL HOME, 164 S. Mt. Vernon Ave. today from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. and on Saturday until 11 a.m., the hour of service with Pastor Ron Hudson officiating. Interment will follow in LaFayette Memorial Park, Brier Hill PA. Military honors will be accorded graveside by AMVETS General Marshall Post 103 Hopwood, PA.


©The Herald Standard 2012, Uniontown, PA, Friday, September 14, 2012

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Sarah Catherine 'Sadie' PEGG ( -1952)

PEGG, SARAH CATHERINE (SADIE)—Age 72, of 405 Felty St., died Sunday afternoon, March 16, 1952, in the residence of her daughter. Mrs. Walter Rutter, R. D. 4, Morgantown, W. Va. She was the widow of Frank L. Pegg. In addition to Mrs. Rutter, she is survived by one sister, Mrs. Charles Bittner of San Jose, California; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. Friends will be received at J. Harry Johnston & Sons, 65 North Gallatin Avenue, Uniontown, after 7 o'clock this evening. Funeral arrangements are incomplete.

Note from contributor:
   Buried–Park Place Cemetery Section U


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Monday, March 17, 1952, page 3, column 2

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Walter Lewis PEGG ( -1976)

Death Takes Walter Pegg

   Walter Lewis Pegg, 76, of the Union Trust Bldg., Uniontown, died today in the Spears Convalescent Home, Markleysburg. A World War I veteran, he is survived by a sister, Mrs. Julia Sifton of Searights and two brothers, James Pegg of Detroit, Mich., and Eugene Pegg of Trenton, Mich. Friends will be received in the Minerd Funeral Home from 7 to 9 p.m. tomorrow from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday, and until 1:30 p.m. Monday, the hour of service.


The Evening Standard, Uniontown, PA, Friday, December 17, 1976, page 10, column 3

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bullet Wm. PEIRSEL died in 1862. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(11)

DIED
At his residence in Franklin Tp., March 17th Mr. WM. PEIRSEL, of Palsy, aged 65 years.
The Genius of Liberty. Uniontown, Pa. April 10, 1862.


bullet Levi B. PEIRSOLL died in 1864. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(30)

We regret to learn that Edward Pence, of this place, died recently at Annapholis Md., after losing an arm and leg. He was a member of co. K. 116th Penna. regt. Levi B. Piersoll was also recently killed. He was a member of Capt. Fuller's company and was shot through the head.
The Genius of Liberty. Uniontown, Pa. July 7, 1864


Kathryn Corkran PELHAM ( -1944)

MRS. LLOYD PELHAM

   Mrs. Kathryn Corkran Pelham, 22 years old, a former resident of Connellsville and Scottdale, died suddenly Tuesday in a Chicago hospital. She was born in McKeesport but lived the greater part of her life in Connellsville. Mrs. Pelham was educated in both Connellsville and Scottdale schools, graduating from Scottdale High School with Class of 1940. After her marriage three years ago, she and her husband, who is with the armed forces in Vancouver, Wash., moved to Chicago. The daughter of the late Earle H. Corkran, she is survived by her husband Lloyd, and her mother Mrs. Alice Corkran of Scottdale; three brothers, Earl, of St. Michaels, Md., Paul in the U. S. Navy and William at home, and one sister, Laura also at home. Funeral arrangements will be completed upon arrival of the body Friday at the mother’s home in 112 Third avenue, Scottdale.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Thursday, March 23, 1944, page 7, column 5


MRS. KATHRYN PELHAM

  SCOTTDALE, Mar. 24— The funeral service of Mrs. Kathryn Corkran Pelham, 22, who died Tuesday in a Chicago hospital, will be held Sunday afternoon at the mother’s home in 112 Third avenue, with Rev. Charles A. Tracey, pastor of the Methodist Church, officiating. Interment will be in Scottdale Cemetery.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Friday, March 24, 1944, page 2, column 2

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Cora Mae PELLEGRINO (1907-1997)

CORA M. PELLEGRINO

   Miss Cora Mae Pellegrino, 90, of Perryopolis, Pa., died Wednesday, February 26, 1997, at 4 a.m. in the Heavencrest Nursing Center, Carroll Twp. She was born February 19, 1907, in Perryopolis, daughter of the late Bart and Lucy Baudino Pellegrino. Surviving are one sister, Mrs. Rose Sanner of Lower Burrell, Pa; and several nieces and nephews. Friends will be received in the Blair-Lowther Funeral Home, 106 East Independence Street, Perryopolis, today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Friday until 11 a.m., the hour of service, with the Rev. Ricardo S. Marsili officiating. Interment will follow in Fairview Cemetery, Grindstone, R.D.1.


The Morning Herald—The Evening Standard, Uniontown, PA, Thursday, February 27, 1997

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bullet Ada PELLICK obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project. (2)

Mrs. Ada Pellick, 66, for the past ??? Sunday evening following a protracted illness.
Surviving are her husband, Michael Pellick; three children, Mrs. Joseph Danerio, Mrs. John Hroblak, Michael, Jr., all of Grindstone; 18 grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 o'clock Wednesday afternoon in the residence in charge of Rev. George P. Folka, pastor of the West Brownsville Slovak M. E. church. Burial will be in Redstone cemetery.


bullet George PELLICK died in 1932. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(2)

George, the three-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. John Pellick, died in the home of his parents, at Grindstone, at 10 o'clock, Thursday night, December 23, 1932, following a brief illness of pneumonia.  Besides his parents he is survived by two brothers, John and Andrew, and a sister, Suzie, all at home. Funeral services will be conducted this afternoon at 2:30 o'clock in the parents' home in charge of Rev. Andrew Swatchako, pastor of the Lutheran church, Charleroi. Burial in Pleasant View cemetery.


Angelina PELUSO ( -1948)

PELUSO, ANGELINA— Aged 53, of Masontown, died Thursday, September 2, 1948. Surviving are her husband, Creadenzo Peluso; two sons, Michael and Joseph Peluso, of McKees Rocks; one brother, Angelo Vigona, of Connellsville; two grandchildren. Friends are being received in the Yoney Funeral Home, Masontown. Requiem High Mass will be sun in the All Saint’s R. C. church, Masontown, Monday morning, September 6, at 9 o’clock, with Very Rev. Francis J. Kolb as celebrant. Interment will be in the church cemetery.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Saturday, September 4, 1948, page 12, column 1

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bullet Edward PENCE died in 1864. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(30)

We regret to learn that Edward Pence, of this place, died recently at Annapholis Md., after losing an arm and leg. He was a member of co. K. 116th Penna. regt. Levi B. Piersoll was also recently killed. He was a member of Capt. Fuller's company and was shot through the head.
The Genius of Liberty. Uniontown, Pa. July 7, 1864


Robert C. PENDELETON ( -1864)

DIED— On Monday morning last, at the Hotel of A. McClelland, of Bilious Remittent Fever, ROBERT C. PENDELETON of Caroline county, Virginia, aged 28 years. The individual whose death is here recorded, had been on a journey to the south-west, and had reached this place on the way to his father’s residence, after an absence of six months, when the disease, of which the seeds had been for some time lurking in his system, compelled him to discontinue his journey. He arrived here on the night of the 17th inst. Medical aid was immediately obtained. The utmost attention was paid to him by all who knew his situation. The gentlemanly manners and kind disposition which characterized the deceased during the whole period of his illness, endeared him to those who watched around his bed. His very respectable parents, relatives, and friends, who may see this small tribute to his memory, can have the consolation to know, that, although he died, a stranger in a strange land, unwatched by the tender eye of parent, sister, or brother, yet he received all the kind offices which are so grateful to one in his distressed situation. His remains, were decently interred in the Presbyterian grave yard, adjoining our town, followed by a numerous train of respectable citizens. Peace be to his ashes.     M


Genius of Liberty, Uniontown, PA, November 17, 1864, Vol. IV, No. 41, page 3, column 1

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Charlotte Reid PENDLETON ( -1907)

MRS. P. H. PENDLETON
Died Last Evening at the Mercy Hospital,
Pittsburg, After Illness of Several Weeks.

   Mrs. Charlotte Reid Pendleton, wife of Philip H. Pendleton and daughter of Mrs. Josephine Reid of East Peach street, died Thursday night at the Mercy Hospital, Pittsburg, where she was taken nearly two weeks ago. For the past several months, Mrs. Pendleton had been ailing and lately her condition became such that an operation was considered necessary. Accordingly, on April 14, she was taken to Pittsburg. After her arrival at the hospital the physicians feared to attempt the operation and were waiting until better symptoms should develop. A few days ago Mrs. Pendleton began to sink and her condition became rapidly worse until the end came about 11:20, Thursday night. The operation was never performed.

   She was 32 years of age and was born at Dunbar. In December, 1895, she was married to Phillip H. Pendleton. Four children, three girls and a boy, were born to this union, they being Julia, Elizabeth, Reid and Constance Pendleton. She is also survived by her mother, Mrs. Josephine Reid, two brothers, Edward of Lamar, Colorado, and William of town, and one sister, Mrs. James B. Hogg of Uniontown.

   The body was brought to Connellsville this morning and taken to the home of Mrs. Reid. The funeral will be held from her home on Sunday afternoon, interment in Hill Grove Cemetery. Mrs. Pendleton had a host of friends in Connellsville and vicinity who mourn her untimely end. She was a devoted wife and mother. Her death came as a great shock to all who knew her.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Friday Evening, April 26, 1907, page 1, column3

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George PENDLETON ( -1925)

GEORGE PENDLETON

   George Pendleton, aged 33 years, colored, died at his home, 160 Searight avenue, Wednesday, November 25, 1925. He is survived by his wife, Clarissa, and father, Spencer Pendleton. Private funeral services will be held at the home Sunday afternoon at 2:30 o’clock with the Rev. W. Roy Smith officiating. Interment will be in Clearview cemetery.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Saturday, November 28, 1925, page 15, column 1

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Mary Catherine PENDLETON (1953-2007)

   Mary Catherine Pendleton, known as "Kay" 53, of Frederick, Md., died on Tuesday evening, June 19, 2007, in the Kline Hospice House, Mount Airy, Maryland. She was the wife of John Francis Pendleton who survives. Born December 3, 1953, in Uniontown, Fayette County, Pa., Mrs. Pendleton was a daughter of the late Francis and Stella Petrush. She was employed as an administrative assistant for the Frederick Gazette and was a member of Saint John Roman Catholic Church, Frederick. Surviving, in addition to her husband, is her son, John Francis Pendleton, Jr., "J. J." at home; her brother, John Francis Petrush, of Oliver, Fayette County, Pa.; and a number of nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends in the KEENEY AND BASFORD FUNERAL HOME, 106 East Church Street, on Friday, June 22, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, June 23, at 10 a.m. at SAINT JOHN ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, where a Funeral Mass will be Celebrated by the Rev. Leo R. Tittler, Senior Pastor of the church. Interment will be held in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Frederick, Maryland. Online expressions of sympathy may be made at www.keeneybasford.com.


©The Herald Standard 2007, Uniontown, PA, June 21, 2007

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Philip H. PENDLETON ( -1916)

PHILIP H. PENDLETON

   Philip H. Pendleton, about 46 years old, a former resident of Connellsville, died yesterday in Grace Hospital, Richmond, Va. Mr. Pendleton never fully recovered from an operation which he underwent about a year ago. He went to the home of his sister, Mrs. S. B. Moon in Richmond, and while there he collapsed. He was removed to the hospital, where he died. The body was taken to the home of his mother, Mrs. William B. Pendleton, at Cuckoo, Va., from which place the funeral will take place this afternoon at 5 o’clock.

   Mr. Pendleton was a son of Captain William B. Pendleton, deceased, of Cuckoo, Va., and for a number of years was in the insurance business in Connellsville. He later went into the automobile business in Uniontown and for the past two months had resided in Columbus, O. He was twice married. His first wife was Miss Charlotte Reid, a daughter of Mrs. Josephine Reid of Will’s road. Her death occurred a number of years ago and some time afterwards, Mr. Pendleton married a Miss Richey of Uniontown.

   In addition to his widow and mother, he is survived by four children to his first marriage, Misses Elizabeth and Constance Pendleton and Reid Pendleton of Connellsville, and Miss Julia Pendleton of Cuckoo, Va. Mrs. Josephine Reid and Miss Elizabeth Pendleton left last night for Cuckoo to attend the funeral.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Monday, November 27, 1916, page 3, column 6

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Reid PENDLETON, Sr. (1902-2002)

Reid Pendleton Sr.
Turlock, Calif.

Reid Pendleton Sr., 100 years old on Sept. 15, 2002, died Friday, Sept. 20, 2002, in Turlock, Calif., where he had been living. His life expanded a remarkable period of time, extending from before mankind's first powered flight to seeing men walk on the moon, the fall of the Berlin Wall and beyond. Mr. Pendleton was born Sept. 15, 1902, in Connellsville, where he was a resident for most of his life. He moved to California to live with his children following the death of his beloved wife. He attended public schools in Connellsville, graduating from high school in 1920. He attended Lawrenceville, class of 1922, and Princeton, class of 1926. He was a Pennsylvania Professional Survey Engineer and worked in that profession most of his adult life. As a surveyor he was the first employee of the Connellsville Airport Authority helping to develop that facility. Mr. Pendleton then played a key role in getting electric service to thousands of mainly rural western Pennsylvania residents still without service in the years leading up to World War II. This was in his capacity as the head of a surveying crew for the West Penn Power Company, where he laid out the routes for the needed lines. Subsequently he worked for H. C. Frick Company/U.S. Steel, served as Connellsville City Engineer and, in later years, was in private practice as a survey engineer, retiring Aug. 1, 1986. Mr. Pendleton was a member of First Christian Church of Connellsville; the King Solomon's Masonic Lodge #346, the Connellsville Historical Society, the Connellsville Rotary, the Sons of the American Revolution and the Turlock Historical Society. Mr. Pendleton is preceded in death by his wife, Margaret, in 1992, and his daughter Charlotte in 1969. Mr. Pendleton is survived by his son, Reid Pendleton of Ventura, Calif.; his daughters, Peggy Fitch and Constance Heintz, both of Turlock, Calif.; his grandchildren, Robert Pendleton of Ventura, Calif., Elizabeth Sporleder of Watsonville. Calif., Catherine Pendleton of San Jose, Calif., Alan Dixon of Florida, Douglas Dixon of Turlock, Calif., Jill Duncan of Arizon, Robyn Cappelluti of Sacramento, Calif., Keith Dahlgren of Enid, Okla. and Charlotte Larsen of Washington, D.C.; and 14 great- grandchildren. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday in the BROOKS FUNERAL HOME INC., 111 E. Green St., Connellsville, where services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. with the Rev. William Shellhammer officiating. Interment will follow in Green Ridge Memorial Park, Pennsville. King Solomon's Lodge #346 F&AM will conduct a memorial service at 7:30 p.m. Friday in the funeral home.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Tuesday, September 24, 2002

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Robert C. PENDLETON ( -1836)

   Died on Monday morning last, at the Hotel of A. McClelland, of Bilious Remittent Fever, Robert C. Pendleton of Caroline Co., Virginia aged 28 years, interred in the Presbyterian grave yard adjoining the town.


Genius of Liberty, Uniontown, PA, March 30, 1836

Fayette County Pennsylvania Newspaper Extracts 1805 — 1854 by Jean R. Rentmeister, page 5

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Russell H. PENN (1946-1996)

Russell Penn

   Russell H. Penn, 49, of San Francisco, Calif., died Thursday in the Veterans Hospital in San Francisco. He is survived by his mother, Vernell E. Bentz Penn of Connellsville; a sister, Marjorie Penn of Trenton, N.J.; three brothers, Robert Penn of Scottdale, Paul Penn of Minden, Nev. and Donald “Hickory” Penn of Connellsville. Funeral services will be held in San Francisco.

Social Security Death Index:
   Born—– July 13, 1946
   Died—– January 25, 1996


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, January, 1996

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Jesse PENNELL ( -1819)

DIED

   On Thursday after noon last, at his residence in Bridgeport, in this county, Doctor JESSE PENNELL, a resident of that place for upwards of twenty years, of a prevalent distemper in that town. Doctor PENNELL, by his correct deportment had acquired the esteem of his neighbors and friends. He was a good husband, a tender father and a sincere friend; being acquainted with his worth, we sincerely regret his loss. He has left a widow and numerous family.


Genius of Liberty, Uniontown, PA, Tuesday, February 9, 1819, Vol. I, No. 43, page 2, column 1

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Widow PENNELL ( -1830)

DIED— On Monday the 6th December, Mrs. (widow) PENNELL, of Bridgeport.


Western Intelligencer, Brownsville, PA, Saturday, December 4, 1830, Vol. I, No. 48, page 3, column 2

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Estella Haines PENNEY (1895-1977)

PENNEY, ESTELLA— Age 82 years of 367 Morgantown St., Uniontown died Saturday, July 16, 1977 at 3:20 p.m. in her residence. She was born in Portland, Maine on August 21, 1895 the daughter of the late Isaac S. and Margaret Messer Haines. She was a member of the Trinity United Presbyterian Church, Uniontown, the O.E.S. Chapter 299, Indiana, Pa. She was the wife of the late Allen S. Penney who passed away on December 23, 1949. She is survived by a son, Dr. James F. Penney of Australia; two grandchildren, David Allen Penney of Montpelier, Vermont and Mrs. Lynne (Elizabeth) Jambersis of New York City, New York; two sisters, Mrs. Isabella Pinkham and Mrs. Florence Emerson both of Portland, Maine; a brother, Roland Haines of Limestone, Maine. Friends will be received in the Edward E. Minerd Funeral Home, 196 West Main St., Uniontown today 7 to 9 p.m., Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 8 p.m., the hour of service with the Rev. Karl W. Bowman, Jr. officiating. Graveside services will be held in the Evergreen Cemetery, Portland, Maine.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Monday, July 18, 1977, page 29, column 8

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Charles R. PENNINGTON ( -1931)

   Death notice for Charles R. Pennington, age 72, who died from a heart attack, appeared in the Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, December 29, 1931, page 3, column 4. Complete text is not currently available.


Information obtained from the Obit Index of the Pennsylvania Room of the Uniontown Public Library

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Cora PENNINGTON (1896-1896)

Death notice taken from the Obit Index of the Pennsylvania Room of the Uniontown Public Library.

Roy D. Nabors

White, female, stillborn
   Cause of death–Unknown
   Born–June 8, 1896, Dunbar
   Died–June 8, 1896, Dunbar
   Father–William Pennington
   Mother–Cora Pennington


Uniontown Public Library, Uniontown, PA — Death Book 1, page 128

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Dorothy Paull PENNINGTON ( -1906)

   Death notice for Dorothy Paull Pennington, wife of Thomas, appeared in the Daily News Standard, Uniontown, PA, June 19, 1906. Complete text is not currently available.


Information obtained from the Obit Index of the Pennsylvania Room of the Uniontown Public Library

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Elizabeth Ann PENNINGTON (1921-2002)

   Elizabeth "Bubba" Ann Pennington, 80, of Connellsville, died Saturday, February 23, 2002, at home. She was born Sept. 18, 1921, in Connellsville, a daughter of the late Thomas and Jenny (Dowd) Piasecke. For many years, Elizabeth was a member of Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church, Connellsville, and a loving home maker. She is survived by two sons, Harold N. Pennington Jr. and wife Brenda of Connellsville and Gary E. Pennington of Connellsville; five grandchildren, Michael Pennington and wife Wendy of Uniontown, Michelle Pennington of Ohio, Harold "Jim" N. Pennington III, Janean Lubich and husband Chris and Emily Pennington, all of Connellsville; four great-grandchildren, Christopher and Ashley Pennington and Katelyn Leigh and Christopher Lubich; a sister, Fran Cummings of Connellsville; a brother, Edward Piasecke of Connellsville; also numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Harold N. Pennington (1995); and three brothers, Thomas, Vincent and James Piasecke. Friends will be received today from 6 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday from 3 to 9 p.m. in the PAUL G. FINK FUNERAL HOME INC., 418 N. Pittsburgh St., Connellsville, where a blessing service will be held Wednesday at 9:30 a.m., followed by a funeral Mass at 10 a.m. in Holy Trinity RC Church with the Rev. Father John Butler as celebrant. Interment will follow in St. Joseph RC Cemetery, Connellsville. A parish wake service will be held in the funeral home Tuesday at 4 p.m.


©The Herald Standard 2002, Uniontown, PA, Monday, February 25, 2002

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George W. PENROD (1871-1926)

GEORGE W. PENROD

   George W. Penrod, aged 54 years, a passenger conductor on the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, running on the Sheepskin branch, died at his home in Connellsville Tuesday morning, April 20, 1926, following an illness of 24 hours of pneumonia. Mr. Penrod had been an employee of the railroad since he was 16 years of age. He was born in Somerset county on December 18, 1871. He was united in marriage to Miss Arnolia Imhoff of Berlin, Somerset county, and to this union eleven children were born, 10 of whom survive, namely: Harry P., of Baltimore; Mrs. Ivy Murphy and Mrs. Grace Trout, of Scottdale; Mrs. Luella Rudolph and Mrs. Rebecca Marletis of Connellsville, and Homer, Ted, Stella, Naomi and George, at home. Two sisters, Mrs. Robert Upton of Leisenring No. 8 and Mrs. Patrick Casey of Thomas, w. Va., also survive. Funeral arrangements will be announced later.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Wednesday, April 21, 1926, page 12, column 7


GEORGE W. PENROD

   The funeral service for George W. Penrod, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad passenger conductor, who died Tuesday morning, April 20, 1926, at his home in Connellsville, will be held Thursday afternoon at 3 o’clock at the residence. Rev. C. George Shupe, pastor of Trinity Reformed church, will officiate. Burial will be in Hill Grove cemetery, Connellsville Lodge of B. P. O. Elks, No. 503, held a service at the home Wednesday evening. The lodge will also perform its ritual at the grave.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Thursday, April 22, 1926, page 12, column 6

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Allen K. PENWELL (1957-2008)

Allen K. Penwell
Dunbar

Allen Keith Penwell, 51, of Dunbar, died Wednesday, July 23, 2008, at home. He was born July 8, 1957, in Connellsville, the son of Robert Penwell Sr. and Lydia Klink Penwell. He was self-employed and was a member of Pechin Chapel, Dunbar. Survivors include his daughters, Chasity Halfhill, of Dunbar, and Jill Renee Porterfield and husband, John, of Connellsville; granddaughters, Danielle and Daisy; brother, Robert Penwell Jr. and special friend, Sonja Bartholow, of Dunbar; sister, Dollie Murphy, of Connellsville; and special stepson, John Patrick Kurtz, of Dunbar. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Dawn Marie Penwell; and his paternal and maternal grandparents. Visitation will be from noon to 9 p.m. Friday in the BURHANS-CROUSE FUNERAL HOME, 28 Connellsville St., Dunbar, where additional visitation will be held from 9 a.m. to the hour of service at 11 a.m. Saturday with Pastor Lee Maley. Interment will be in Franklin Cemetery.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Friday, July 25, 2008

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George W. PENWELL (1894-1972)

PENWELL, GEORGE W.— Age 77 years, of Dunbar, died at 1:15 a.m. Wednesday at his home. Born in Charleston, W. Va., April 6, 1894, the son of the late Samuel and Sadie Longerbeam Penwell. Surviving are his wife, Mary Liston Penwell; one son, Robert; two daughters; Mrs. Birdie Leonard and Mrs. Nellie Knauvenshue, both of Dunbar; fourteen grandchildren; eighteen great-grandchildren; four brothers; Thomas of Cabletown, W.Va.; Walter, Newton, and Ellwood, all of Martinsburg, W.Va. Friends are being received in the Burhans Funeral Home, Dunbar, until 2 p.m., Friday, the hour of service, with Rev. Clyde A. Wildhagen, officiating. Burial in Franklin Cemetery.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Thursday, January 26, 1972, page 25, column 8

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James H. PENWELL (1917-1965)

J. H. PENWELL

   Airman First Class James H. Penwell, 47, formerly of Dunbar, died Monday at Stewart Air Force Base, Tenn., of a heart attack. He had visited relatives in Dunbar last week. He was born December 8, 1917, in Dunbar, a son of George and Mary Penwell, and had served 23 years in the armed forces. Surviving in addition to his parents are his widow, Eula; a daughter, Miss Patricia Lou Penwell, of Dunbar, R. D. 1; a brother, Robert of Dunbar; and two sisters, Mrs. Birdie Leonard and Mrs. Nellie Knabenshue of Dunbar. The body will be brought to the Burhans Funeral Home at Dunbar.

Note from contributor:
   Interment–Franklin Cemetery, Dunbar


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Tuesday, January 5, 1965, page 13, column 4

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Mary Ann PENWELL (1895-1976)

PENWELL, MARY ANN— Age 80 years of Dunbar, Pa., died at her home, Friday, April 2, 1976. She was born in Dunbar, August 9, 1895 a daughter of the late James and Margaret Martin Liston. She was a member of Pechin Chapel, Dunbar. Surviving are two daughters, Birdie Leonard and Nellie Knabenchue, both of Dunbar; one son, Robert of Dunbar; one sister; Nellie Cope of Dunbar; one brother, Robert Liston of Uniontown; 14 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren. Preceding her in death, besides her husband, George Penwell, 1972 and three sons, George, Merle and James. Friends will be received at the Burhan’s Funeral Home, Dunbar, Sunday from 5 to 9 p.m. and 10 a.m until 9 p.m. Monday. Services will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the funeral home, with Rev. Clyde Wildhagen officiating. Burial in Franklin Cemetery, Dunbar.


The Evening Standard, Uniontown, PA, Saturday, April 3, 1976, page 17, column 7

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Robert E. 'Bob' PENWELL, Sr. (1934-2008)

   Robert E. "Bob" Penwell, Sr., age 74, of Dunbar, Fayette County, Pa., died Saturday, August 9, 2008, in Excela Health Frick Hospital, Mount Pleasant, Westmoreland County, Pa. He was born January 16, 1934, in Dunbar, Pa., the son of George Penwell and Mary Liston Penwell. "Bob" was a Tow Motor Operator with Williamhouse. He was a member of The Pechin Chapel, in Dunbar. He was predeceased by his parents, a son, Allen Keith Penwell, three brothers, James Howard Penwell, George Edward Penwell, and an infant twin brother, Francis Merle Penwell, two sisters, Birdie Leonard and Nellie Knabenshue, and an infant granddaughter, Dawn Marie Penwell. He is survived by his spouse of 53 years, Lydia Klink Penwell; a son, Robert E. Penwell, Jr., and his special friend, Sonya Bartholow; a daughter, Dollie Murphy, of Connellsville, Fayette County, Pa.; 10 Grandchildren; 14 Great-Grand-children; nieces; nephews. Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m. and on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. in the BURHANS-CROUSE FUNERAL HOME, 28 Connellsville Street, in Dunbar, Pennsylvania. Visitation will continue on Thursday, August 14, 2008, in PECHIN CHAPEL on Ferguson Road from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. (Note: PLEASE GO DIRECTLY TO THE CHURCH). Services begin at 11 a.m., with Pastor Lee Maley, officiating. Interment will follow in Franklin Cemetery, Dunbar.


©The Herald Standard 2008, Uniontown, PA, Monday, August 11, 2008

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Anna Kraynak PEPERAK ( -1954)

PEPERAK, MRS. ANNA— Age 57 years, of 204 W. Gibson Ave., South Connellsville, died Thursday morning, February 25, 1954 at 8:45 o’clock in the Connellsville State Hospital. She was a member of St. John’s R.C. Church, Connellsville; Christian Mothers, Jednota Lodge and Holy Rosary Society. Besides her husband, Andrew Peperak, of Uniontown, she is survived by two sons, John, New Salem, and Andrew, Connellsville. Six daughters, Mrs. Anna Marbulik, Warren, Ohio; Mrs. Helen E. Franks, Mrs. Julia Baker, Mrs. Catherine Hustak, Mrs. Margaret Kista and Mrs. Elizabeth Bartholom…, all of Connellsville. Seventeen grandchildren. Two brothers, Joseph Kraynak and John Kraynak, both of Continental 2; one sister, Mrs. Susan Martin, Leisenring 1. Friends are being received at the late residence where short prayer service will be held Monday morning at 9:30 o’clock, followed by Solemn Requiem High Mass in St. John’s R. C. Church at 10 o’clock with Rev. Fr. John E. Martin as celebrant, Rev. Fr. Walter K. Iwaniski, Deacon, and Rev. Fr. Joseph Fortasik, Sub-deacon. Interment will follow in the church cemetery at Brookvale under the direction of McCormick funeral Service of Connellsville.


The Evening Standard, Uniontown, PA, Saturday, February 27, 1954, page 2, column 6

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Herbert PERDEW (1885-1937)

Herbert F. Perdew, 71, of 150 South Eighth Street, died in Connellsville State Hospital at 12:15 p.m. Sunday. He had been sick for two years. A native of Connellsville, he was born August 11, 1885, a son of the late Habanas and Elizabeth Keefer Perdew. Before his retirement in 1952, he was General Foreman of The West Penn Car Shops on the west side, a position he held for 40 years. Surviving are his widow Amy Ann Boor Perdew, a sister, Mrs. Ella Hill of Clarksburg, W.V., and a half brother and a half sister, Mrs. Susuan Showman and John Channing both of Popular Grove. The funeral sevice will be held at the Brooks Funeral Home, 203 West Green Street with the Rev. R.A. Nelson, pastor of the Albright EUB Church of South Connellsville, officiating. Interment will take place in Sylvan Heights Cemetery.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Monday, August 20, 1956, page 2, column 3

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Bhirdell E. Stoner PERKINS (1908-1995)

BHIRDELL E. PERKINS

   Bhirdell E. Stoner Perkins, 85, of Tarrs, died Friday, June 30, 1995, at Frick Hospital and Community Health Center, Mount Pleasant. She was born Aug. 9, 1908, in East Huntingdon Township, a daughter of the late Henry J. and Carrie Kalp Stoner. She was a charter member of the East Huntingdon Township Ladies Auxiliary. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Lloyd Jess Perkins in 1981; five brothers, Orton, Paul, Carl, Warren and an infant; two sisters, Beulah Aller and an infant. Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Howard (Thelma) Keefer of Tarrs; grandchildren, Howard J. and Linda Keefer, Fred and Bertha Davis, and Jeff and Michele Keefer; five great-grandchildren; three sisters, Elsie Craig of Ruffsdale, Mrs. Paul (Dorraine) Harrity of Greensburg and Mrs. Donald (Ardella) Showman of Youngwood. Friends will be received at the LUTHER J. GRIMM FUNERAL HOME, Main Street, Mount Pleasant, from noon to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, with the Rev. Donald G. Cochran officiating. Interment will follow in Mount Lebanon Cemetery, Tarrs.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, June, 1995

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bullet Eugene PERKINS obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project. (2)

Auto accidents in the county over the weekend resulted in the death of an eight-year-old boy, the serious injury of an unidentified man and the injury of seven other persons.
Dashing onto Route 119 near Pennsville Saturday afternoon and become bewildered when a truck of the Keystone Transfer company approached, Eugene Perkins, eight, ran directly into the path of the vehicle and was almost instantly killed.   D. E. Thomas, driver of the truck, swerved his machine in an effort to avoid the lad but did not succeed.
The boy had been taken from his home near Wymp's Gap where he with two brothers and a sister was living with his father, a WPA worker, in a dilapidated shack.  The mother and father were separated.  Mrs. Helen Reagan, female probation officer, transferred the distressed family to the home of Mrs. Mangus near where the accident occurred.
Perkins was taken to the Connellsville State hospital by a passing motorist, W. H. Wood of Connellsville R. D., where he was pronounced dead on arrival having suffered a broken left leg, fractures of both arms, laceration of the left groin and scalp.
The truck driver was absolved of all blame by Mrs. J. D. Kooser who lived nearby.  She told officers that the truck stopped within a few ? of the spot where the lad was struck.


Louise J. Stoker PERKINS (1908-1995)

LOUISE J. PERKINS

   Louise J. Perkins, 86, of Hunker, died Saturday, July 29, 1995, at the Harmon House, Mount Pleasant. She was born in Collier, Fayette County, Dec. 11, 1908, a daughter of the late Thomas and Frances Rehanek Stoker. She was a former member of the Mt. Lebanon United Methodist Church. She was predeceased by her husband, William J. Perkins, in 1990; and a granddaughter, Cheryl Ann Harris. She is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Mabel Harris of Hunker; a brother, Andrew Stoker of Mount Pleasant; two sisters, Mrs. Isabelle D. Graham and Mrs. Marie E. Geckle, both of Tarrs, and several nieces and nephews. Friends will be received in the EUGENE G. SALOOM FUNERAL HOME INC., Main Street, Mount Pleasant, Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. and Tuesday from noon to 2 p.m., at which time the funeral service will be held in the funeral home with the Rev. Ralph A. Mostoller officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Lebanon Cemetery at Tarrs.


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, July, 1995

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Julia Balsega PERKOSKY (1917-2012)

POINT MARION
Julia (Balsega) Perkosky

Julia (Balsega) Perkosky, age 95, of Point Marion, Pa., passed away quietly Sunday, September 16, 2012 at the home of her daughter in Masontown, Pa., where she had been lovingly cared for the last 18 months. Born June 23, 1917 in Isabella, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Sebastian and Anna (Prych) Balsega. She was a member of Saint Hubert Roman Catholic Church in Point Marion. Surviving are her two children: Richard Perkosky of Washington, D.C., and Rita Solomon and her husband, Judge Gerald R. Solomon of Masontown, Pa.; grandsons, Gerald R. Solomon II and George R. Solomon both of Masontown; one great-granddaughter, Sophia Juliette Rose Solomon; two sisters: Catherine Pecjak of California state and Rose Cox of Virginia; two brothers; John Gacek of Virginia and Walter Gacek of Greensboro, Pa.; two cousins: Ron Wydra and Rev. Father Joseph Sredzinski; a number of loving nieces and nephews; and by four very special friends and neighbors: Julia Solomon, Herschel and Doris Gibson, Josephine Stevulak. Deceased is her husband of 64 years, Chester Perkosky, who died April 16, 2006; a sister, Mary Skoda; brothers, Joseph, Frank and Mike Balsega and Stanley Gacek. Friends are invited to join the family for a Funeral Mass in SAINT HUBERT ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, Sadler Street, Point Marion, Pa., on Tuesday at 11:00 a.m., with Rev. Father Andrew Kawecki as Celebrant. Interment will follow in Wolf’s Cemetery, Dilliner, Pa. Arrangements are in the care of the RICHARD R. HEROD FUNERAL HOME, Point Marion, Pa. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials in Julia’s memory be offered to Saint Hubert Roman Catholic Church, All Saints Regional School or the American Heart Association. www.herod- rishel.com


©The Herald Standard 2012, Uniontown, PA, Monday, September 17, 2012

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Tomassa PERLA ( -1963)

MRS. TOMASSA PERLA

   Mrs. Tomassa Perla, 74, of Layton, died at 11:45 p.m. Monday in Connellsville State General Hospital. Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Narrena Schrock of Layton and Mrs. Doris Ingle of Fitchburg, Mass.; three grandchildren and two great- grandchildren. She was a member of St. John’s R.C. Church of Perryopolis. The body will be at the Blair funeral home at Perryopolis after 7 p.m. today.


The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Tuesday, November 5, 1963, page 13, column 4

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Basil PERRINE (1916-1996)

PERRINE, BASIL “BUCK”— The family will receive friends in the Goldsboro-Tomi Funeral Home, 21 East Church St., Fairchance, today until 11 a.m., the hour of service, with the Rev. Marion Haynes Weller officiating. Interment will follow in LaFayette Memorial Park, Brier Hill. Military rites will be accorded at graveside.

Social Security Death Index:
   Born—– June 1, 1916
   Died—– January 29, 1996


Local newspaper, Fayette County, PA, January, 1996

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John PERRUZZA (1920-2005)

John Perruzza

 John Perruzza, age 85, of Sarasota, Florida, died Wednesday, June 29, 2005.He was born February 9, 1920, in Brooklyn, New York. John was a veteran of World War II. He graduated from George Washington University and was employed as a Government Defense and Supply Logistics Specialist. He was a member of and usher at The Catholic Church of the Incarnation in Sarasota, Florida.

 He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Mary Bena Perruzza; two sisters: Marie Perruzza Rufo of Lenox, Massachusetts, and Josephine Perruzza Elling of Great Barrington, Massachusetts; and two brothers: Lucio Perruzza of Minneola, New York, and Rinaldo Perruzza of Fall River, Massachusetts.

 A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated in The Catholic Church of the Incarnation in Sarasota, Florida, on Saturday, July 2. The family will receive friends in the STEPHEN R. HAKY FUNERAL HOME INC. AT SYLVAN HEIGHTS CEMETERY, A Dignity Memorial Provider, 603 North Gallatin Avenue Extension, Uniontown, Pa., on Monday, July 4, from 6 to 8 p.m., on Tuesday, July 5, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. and on Wednesday, July 6, until 10 a.m. when a Blessing Service will be held with the Reverend Father Micah E. Kozoil officiating. Interment and Graveside Services will follow in Saint Mary (Nativity) Roman Catholic Cemetery, Uniontown, Pa.


©The Herald Standard 2005, Uniontown, PA, July 3, 2005

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Mary Bena PERRUZZA (1921-2010)

 Mary (Bena) Perruzza, age 89, formerly of Springfield Virginia, and Sarasota, Florida, passed away on Monday, November 29, 2010 at the Uniontown Hospital. She was born on October 6, 1921 in York Run, PA, a daughter of Paul and Barbara (Simonak) Bena. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, John Perruzza in 2005, a brother, Paul Bena in 1977, a niece, Kathleen Haragos Over, a brother-in-law, Andrew N. Zorichak and a sister-in-law, Esther Bena. Mary was formerly a member of Saint Mary (Nativity) Roman Catholic Church. She was a wonderful wife, sister, and aunt, and an excellent cook. In her leisure time, she enjoyed crossword puzzles and reading books. She loved to travel and go on ocean cruises; and leaves behind many treasured memories of beach vacations and special times spent with her family, especially her nieces and nephews. Surviving are two sisters and a brother: Anna Bena Haragos and husband, Joseph and Kathryn Bena Zorichak all of Uniontown, PA and Fred Bena and wife, Bonnie of Fairfax, VA; a sister-in-law, Josephine Elling of Massachusetts and numerous dear nieces and nephews and their families.

 Friends will be received in the STEPHEN R. HAKY FUNERAL HOME, INC., 603 N. Gallatin Ave., Ext., Uniontown, PA on Thursday, December 2, from 3-8 p.m. and on Friday, December 3, 2010 until 8:30 a.m., when Prayers of Transfer will be said. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 9 a.m. in Saint Mary (Nativity) Roman Catholic Church, Uniontown, PA, with Rev. Father James Clark as Celebrant. Interment will be held at Saint Mary (Nativity) Cemetery, Uniontown, PA. The Parish Wake Service will be held on Thursday at 4 p.m.


©The Herald Standard 2010, Uniontown, PA, Wednesday, December 1, 2010

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Edward M. PERRY ( -1968)

PERRY, EDWARD M.— Age 7 months of 1610 W. 58th St., Cleveland, Ohio, died Monday, January 22, 1968 in the St. John’s Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio. He is survived by his parents, Fred and Connie Lou Moody Perry; his twin brother, Fred M.; his maternal grandparents, Oscar and Anna Moody of Cleveland, Ohio; his paternal grandparents, Dewey and Opal Perry of Noama, W. Va. Friends will be received in the James B. Vance Funeral Home, Smithfield today from 7 to 10 p.m. and on Thursday from 2 to 5 and 7 to 10 p.m. and until Friday at 2 p.m. the hour of service. Rev. C. Smith Hixson will officiate. Interment in Mt. Moriah Baptist Cemetery, Smithfield.


The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Wednesday, January 24, 1968, page 25, column 8

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bullet Emma PERRY died in 1940. Her obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(62)

Mrs. Emma Perry, 84 , of Fairhope, died  Wednesday morning at her home.
source:  Daily Courier  Friday  January 12, 1940


bullet John D. PERRY died in 1951. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(62)

John D. Perry,  of Fairhope, who was Fayette county's oldest resident
died  late Friday night at the age of 101
He was born Hilltop Dipton, Durahm County England,  on Aug 9, 1849
he came to the states a young man, accompained by his wife, who died 11 years ago at the age of 85. They lived at Dunbar and then went to Fayette City before locating in Fairhope.
Mr. & Mrs. Perry had 13 children, four of thom survive.
They are Mrs. Kennedy of Fairhope, Mrs. Emma Wilson of Fairhope
John Richard Perry of Elizabeth and Thomas Perry of Irwin.
Also surviving are 22 grandchildren, 45 great-great grandchildren and
three great-great grandchildren.
Interment will be in Rehoboth Cemetery
Source: The Monessen Daily Independent   Monday,  May 28, 1951


bullet Robert  W. PERRY died in 1947. His obit was contributed to the Fayette County USGenWeb Project.(62)

Robert W. Perry, age 63 years, of Fairhope, died in
Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, February 23, 1947 at 11:50 pm
He was born in England, December 22, 1883.
He is survived by his father, John D. Perry of Fairhope, two brothers,
Thomas of Irwin and John Jr., of Elizabeth, two sisters, Mrs. Emma  Wilson and
Mrs. James Kennedy, both of Fairhope.

Source:   Charleroi Mail     Monday,  February 24, 1947