Deaths from John Drendall's Journal, A-C

Deaths recorded in John "Moxie" Drendall's Journal

In possession of Claire A. (Drendall) Sherman, Vol 1

& Marlene (Scaffido) Hodge, Vol II

John Lewis Drendall, son of George & Kunigunda Drendall, German Immigrants (1880 census listed fathers pob Hungary, mothers Bavaria). He was born 5 Dec 1872, Mt. Top, Luzerne Co. and died 29 May 1950, Laurel Run Borough, 34 S. Dickerson St. He was retired from the Dupont Powder Co. He married 15 Dec 1902 Elsie Swartwood, dau of Samuel & Mary Alice (Carey) Swartwood. She born 27 April 1883, the tenth child out of the twenty five children born to her parents, she died 10 December 1960, Laurel Run Borough. John and Elsie (Swartwood) Drendall are both buried at Evergreen Cemetery, Shavertown, Luzerne Co., PA.

John's journal of family events was passed on to two of his granddaughters, Claire Drendall and Marlene Scaffido and below is listing of deaths recorded in his journals.

Adams, John T. 26 May 1947 (Guy Adams father)

Allen, Jud's baby 26 April 1935

Allen, Pettera 24 Sept 1942 Thursday

Ashford, Pady 6 Sept 1929

Ashford, Harry B. 16 Dec 1945 (Sarah Throop's brother)

Aton, George Oct 1920 Ashley formerly of Mt. Top

Ballet, Walter 25 Sept 1929, Wednesday

Ball[i]et, Russell M. 5 April 1941, (Mae's husband/Luther's father)

Barnes, Mr. Al 10 Sep 1929, Tuesday

Barnes, Arthur Oct 1943 killed in the Pacific

Barnes, Howard 24 May 1945 age 46 Souside

Barney, Socks 25 Dec 1942 Alberts Corner

Belied, Mrs. Harry 11 Dec 1942 age 48

Beam, Joseph Simon 4 Jan 1944 age 73 Mt. Top

Bellas, Ed 26 Sept 1935, Thursday 9:30 p.m.

Bellas, Ben 2 Oct 1935, Wednesday 1:30 p.m.

Bellas, Mrs. Ben 31 Oct 1938, 3:00 p.m.

Berilla, John J 1 Mar 1947

Berkery, Mrs. Catherine 18 Oct 1945

Berry, Mae 26 Apr 1935, bandmaster

Booth, Garfield 4 Aug 1943, Wednesday, Olivers Mills Rupture

Bowers, Isabal [Isabel] 1 Mar 1934, Thursday

Bowers, Old George W. 17 Dec 1939, fire warden

Bowers, Bernard 7 July 1945, killed at war

Bowers, Mrs. Redman 8 Jan 1944, age 52

Bramford, George 13 Dec 1935, Friday

Bramford, Mrs 14 Sept 1940, Saturday 5:00

Brilla [Brillo], John [Joe] 1 Sept 1937

Brong, Mrs. J. 1 Jan 1933

Brong, Alice Griffith 11 Jan 1947

Bulford, Sidney 22 Jan 1944, age 65, Pittston

Burger, Mrs. Edgar Nov 1947

Burkery [Berkery], Tom [Thomas] 12 July 1942, Mt. Top

Byers, Mrs Jim May 1945

Brown, Melva 19 Dec ???? age 46

Brown, Harry 5 Oct 1929, barber

Brown, Lee 18 Mar 1938

Bullack, Bob 24 Aug 1929, Saturday

Cabin, Tom 17 Mar 1947, Laurel Run, age 76

Cadden, Thomas 17 Mar 1947

Cane, Jimmy 11 Dec 1942, age 71

Corel, Billy 1947 Olivers Mill, 93 years old

Carey, George 1 Feb 1939, Wednesday

Carey, Mrs. Viola 25 Feb 1946, of Mountain Top age 51

Carter, Bo 17 Nov 1944, age 46

Casterlion, Marlin [Mrs. Mailin] 18 May 1935

Castola, Mrs Gurty 1946

Castolla, Jack 16 June 1947

Clark, Old Mister/Bill 19 Feb 1935

Clingerman, Silas 9 May 1926, killed on Central RR

Clingermon, Freda 4 August 1927

Colman, Charles 22 June 1929

Colman, Aaron 6 July 1943, age 79, Alberts Corner

Colman, Aaron 25 June 1942, Alberts Corner

Colman, Clarence 27 Sept 1943, killed by fallen tree

Colman, Ruth Swortwood 5 April 1944, Bethelem formerly of Mt. Top age 57

Combus, Lee 17 Mar 1942, Monday

Columbus, Elizabeth 7 June 1942

Conety, Richard 15 Jan 1945 (died of heart attack)

Coons, Ralph 29 Sept 1946, Mt Top

Correll, William 16 mar 1947 (Horace, etc. father)

Corick, Mrs. 17 Aug 1937, auto accident

Costello, Mrs. Gertrude 1 Dec 1946

Crofert, Grant 20 Mar 1925

Croffart, Bile [Bill] 19 Feb 1935 [1936], Wednesday

Crofard, Lizzy 20 Jan 1945, took stroke

Crofard, Mrs 28 Mar 1946, Sunday 8:00 am, age 77

The above information was donated by Kay Schorah
1997-2010 by Mary Ann Lubinsky for the PAGenWeb Project, and by Individual Contributors

 Mary Ann Lubinsky, County Coordinator

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