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Frances Joseph FOLK
died in 1941.
Monday, November 24, 1941, Latrobe Bulletin, page 6, Latrobe, Westmoreland, PA.
Francis Joseph Folk, aged 45, the son of Francis B. Folk and the late Rose Kent [Kintz] Folk, died Saturday at Scottdale. His mother was formerly of Latrobe. In addition to his father, of 501 S. Chestnut street, Scottdale, he is survived by a brother Mauricius, and four sisters, Mary, Pauline, Patricia and Agatha. Funeral services will be held tomorrow morning at 9 with requiem high mass in St. Johnís Church, Scottdale. Interment will follow in St. Vincentís cemetery. Contributed by Jack O'Connor,

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Mrs. Rose Kent [Kintz] FOLK
died in 1936.
Monday, September 28, 1936, Latrobe Bulletin, page 4, Latrobe, Westmoreland, PA.
Mrs. Rose Kent Folk, 61, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Kent [Kintz], of Lloyd Ave., and wife of Attorney F. B. Folk, of Scottdale, died at her home in that place early on Sunday. Mrs. Folk suffered a stroke, on Friday, just as her daughter was being operated on for appendicitis. Mrs. Folk is survived by her husband and the following children: Francis, Mauricius, Mary, Pauline, Patricia and Agatha. The following brothers and sisters also survive: Miss Anna Kent, of Pittsburgh; Leo Kent of Latrobe; Maurice Kent, of Pittsburgh; and Charles Kent. Funeral services will be held from the Scottdale Catholic church, Wednesday morning. Internment will be made at St. Vincentís cemetery with the funeral cortege arriving about 10:30 a.m. The late William, Sheehan; who will also be buried at St. Vincentís on Wednesday morning, was an uncle of Mrs. Folk. Contributed by Jack O'Connor,

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Dr. Solomon FULMER
died in 1937.
Dr. Solomon Fulmer died suddenly at his home near Reagantown, Westmoreland county, Tuesday night, March 4, 1937, at 10 o'clock. He was born August 18, 1839, and would have been 98 years of age. Funeral services will be solemnized this afternoon at 2:30 in the Grandview church near Scottdale. Burial will be in the Grandview cemetery. Mr. Fulmer was superintendent of the Grandview church for over 60 years and was loved by all who knew him. Dr. Fulmer was married to Amanda Zook in 1857. To this union were born eight children, of whom the following survive: Mrs. Frank Chain, Scottdale; Mrs. Dora Espy, Washington, Pa.; Mrs. John Conn, Vanderbilt; Henry Fulmer, near Reagantown, Pa. He also leaves 33 grandchildren, 55 great grandchildren, and 10 great, great grandchildren. Dr. Fulmer's wife passed away in January, 1905. The following children also preceded him in death: Mrs. Emily Beaver, formerly of Beaver Falls; Rev. Sylvester Fulmer, formerly of Mt. Pleasant; Mrs. Mary Wolfe and Joseph Fulmer. Contributed by Marilyn Tolentino and Carol Clarke and transcribers.

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