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Joseph M. HART


Joseph M. Hart, 70, of Irwin, died Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2001, at Select Specialty Hospital, Westmoreland Regional Hospital, Greensburg. He was born Oct. 14, 1931, in Pittsburgh, a son of the late Henry F. ``Harry'' and Christine (Klassen) Hart. He was a graduate of North Huntingdon High School, Class of 1949, and attended Robert Morris Business School. He was employed by Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. for more than 40 years. He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Irwin, where he served as an elder. He was also a member of the Manor Lions Club and the Metropolitan Veterans Association. He is survived by his wife of 48 years, June (Stough) Hart; two daughters, Sharon L. Weston and her husband, Kirk R., of Irwin and Susan L. Burd and her husband, James R., of North Huntingdon; two grandchildren, Jenna and Maura Burd; two brothers, Harry A. Hart of Irwin and Thomas A. Hart of Greensburg; and nieces and nephews. Friends will be received at the WILLIAM SNYDER FUNERAL HOME, 521 Main St., Irwin, Saturday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral services will be held Monday at 11 a.m. in the First Presbyterian Church of Irwin with the Rev. Lanny Mellinger and Dr. R. Bruce Maxwell co-officiating. Interment will follow at Irwin Union Cemetery. Lions Club services will be held Saturday at 7:30 p.m. Those wishing may contribute to the American Diabetes Association, 300 Penn Center Blvd., Suite 700, Pittsburgh, PA 15235.


Wilson HAYS died in 1881.

WILSON HAYS, a Greensburg butcher, suicided by hanging on Tuesday evening. Business misfortunes ars said to have impelled him to this deed of rashness. Deceased was abouty 40 years of age and leaves a wife and 3 children. He was a member in good standing of the Knights of Labour and The United Workmen, from each of which organizations his wife will receive 2000. dollars. Keystone Courier. May 27, 1881. Contributed by Harold Spaugy.

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Daniel HENKEL died in 1946.

The Daily Courier, Monday, December 30, 1946

Daniel Henkel, 75 years old, of 1915 West Main Street, died at 7:50 o'clock Sunday night at Frick Memorial Hospital after a lingering illness. He was a retired employee of the H C Frick Coke Company. He leaves his widow, Mrs Bertha G Henkel; 5 children, David and Mrs Helen Henkel Peterson, Mt Pleasant; Albert, Wayne, Michigan; Fred, Detroit, Michigan, and LLoyd, Tulsa Okla.,; a granddaughter, Mrs Connie Hebenthal Smithley, who makes her home with her grandparents; seven other grandchildren and one brother, Christ of South Greensburg. Friends will be received at the Grimm Funeral homee where the service will be held at 2:30 o'clock Wednesday afternoon, in charge of Rev Russell L McCullough, pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church. Interment will be in Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Contributed by Harold Spaugy.

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Arabel HENRY died in 1863.



HENRY - On Sunday, April 26, ARABEL, daughter of George Henry, of Mt. Pleasant Tp., Westmoreland Co., Pa., of Diptheria, aged 8 years and 6 months. The Genius of Liberty. Uniontown, Pa. May 7, 1863. Vol. 3, No. 13, Pg. 3, Col. 2. Contributed by Roy Lockhart.

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Mrs. Blanche HENRY

Mrs. Blanche HENRY died in 1956.

Friday, August 10, 1956, Latrobe Bulletin, page 10, Latrobe, Westmoreland, PA.

Blanche Henry

Mrs. Blanche Henry, wife of Charles Henry, died last night at 6 o’clock at her Unity Township home. Daughter of the late Joseph and Elizabeth Nessler, she was born in Unity Township March 7, 1884. Surviving are her husband, two sons, Cyril J., Latrobe R. D. 1, and John C., Latrobe R. D. 3, and 14 grandchildren. These brothers and sisters also survive: Joseph Nessler, Los Angles, Calif.; Mrs. Mary Pry, Greensburg; Jerome Nessler, O.S.B., St. Vincent Archabbey; Mrs. Bertha Berlas [Burlas], Greensburg; Mrs. Rose Schmucker, Somerset. Friends will be received at the Stader Funeral Home from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily until Monday when services will be held at 9 a.m. in St. Cecelia’s Church, Whitney. Internment will be in St. Vincent Cemetery. Contributed by Jack O'Connor,

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Francis M. HILL died in 1908.

Francis M. Hill, aged 27 years, of Ellsworth, Washington county, son of W. S. Hill, died Tuesday noon after an illness of three weeks with typhoid fever. Deceased is survived by a wife, an infant child, Kathleen Blanche, five brothers and three sisters: J. L. of Youngwood; Perry L., William M., Strickler S., and Harry M., all of Scottdale; Mrs. Mary Wood(s), Connellsville, and Kate D., and Helen of Scottdale. The deceased was an engineer for the Lackawanna Iron and Steel Company and had been a former employe of the Fayette Engineering Company of Uniontown and also of the H. C. Frick Coke Company. He had been married a little over a year. Funeral Thursday afternoon at 3 o'clock from the home on Market street, Scottdale, services in charge of Rev. E. S. Weaver, of the Methodist church. Interment in the Scottdale cemetery. (Daily News Standard paper, July 15, 1908). Contributed by Lucinda Boyer,

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Joseph E. HINES Jr. died in 1935.

Friday, May 3, 1935, Latrobe Bulletin, page 1, Latrobe, Westmoreland, PA.


Hundreds of friends were shocked this morning by word of the sudden death of little Joseph E. Hines Jr., of Walnut street, which occurred at 2:30 o’clock this morning at the home of his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. V.B. Stader, of Jefferson street. The little boy had been home from school all week, a victim of measles since Monday, but his condition was not regarded as serious at any time, and he seemed to be on the road to recovery until late yesterday afternoon when pneumonia developed, causing his death. The child was at his grandparents’ home as his grandmother had been suffering from ptomaine poisoning and his mother wanted to be with both patients. "Joey” as he was known to his playmates was born on October 30, 1928. He was a noticeably healthy child and the attack of measles apparently amounted to little at first, although every precaution was taken to insure his recovery. He was a member of the Sons of the Legion. The little boy is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph E. Hines, and his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. V. B. Stader. Friends may view the remains at the Stader home on Jefferson street. Funeral services will be held on Sunday afternoon, at the Holy Family church and internment will be made in St. Vincent cemetery. Contributed by Jack O'Connor,

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Ashbel F. HOUGH died in 1938.

Ill for the last three years, Ashbel F. Hough, 75, died Thursday morning in his home in Rostraver township. He is survived by his widow, Mrs. honest Hough, two sons, Leslie, at home, and Pearl, Washington township, and one daughter, Mrs. Edna Breeding of Perry township. Funeral services will be held Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock in the Hough residence. Interment in the Rehoboth cemetery near Belle Vernon. Fayette Herald - Mar. 10 '38 (Typed as written). Contributed by Marilyn Tolentino.

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Henrietta K. HOWARD


Henrietta K. Howard, 93, of Greensburg, died Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2001, in Hempfield Manor, Greensburg. She was born Sept. 1, 1908, in Pittsburgh, the daughter of the late William and Bertha Fleske Autenrieth. She was a retired self-employed grocer from the Autenrieth Grocery store in Pittsburgh. She was a member of the First Trinity Lutheran Church in Pittsburgh. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence L. Howard; and a brother, William Autenrieth. Surviving are her children, David C. Howard of Cincinnati, Ohio, Robert C. Howard of Allison Park and Kathryn A. Roth of Greensburg; and six grandchildren. Services and interment will be held at the Allegheny County Memorial Park Chapel, 1600 Duncan Ave., Allison Park, Saturday at noon with the Rev. Douglas H. Spittel officiating. Kepple-Graft Funeral Home of Greensburg in charge of the arrangements.

Mrs. James Torrance HUGHES

Mrs. James Torrance Hughes, 88 of 900 Ridge Ave., Latrobe, died Wednesday morning at her home. She was born in Latrobe December 31, 1888, daughter of late Charles W. Saxman and Roxanna Lloyd Saxman. She was member of Latrobe Presbyterian Church. She was preceded in death by her husband James Torrance Hughes, April 29, 1958. She is survived by one niece, Mrs. Donald Louis Wyatt Sr. [Katherine Louise Barnhill] Stoneham Corner of Sanbornville RD 1 NH Family will receive friends in M.S. Hartman Funeral Home, Latrobe, after 7 p.m. Wednesday, then 3 to 7 to 9 p.m.Thursday. Funeral services will be held in Unity Chapel at 2 p.m. Friday with the Rev C. Russell Kerr officiating. Interment will follow in Unity Cemetery. Obituary M.S. Hartman Funeral Home Wednesday May 19, 1976 Page 36 The Latrobe Bulletin. Contributed by Jeannette Rook.

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