George Lohr

M, #7267, b. 11 April 1925, d. 11 January 2007
  • Last Edited: 16 Sep 2018
  • George Lohr was born on 11 April 1925, Dornsife, Northumberland County, PA.1
  • He was the son of John Lohr and Katie Miller.1
  • George Lohr married Elsie Irene Klouser, daughter of Albert F. Klouser and Cathryn Edna Scheib, on 24 June 1944.2
  • George Lohr died on 11 January 2007, Pottsville Hospital, Pottsville, Schuylkill County, PA, at age 81.3,1
  • Obituary in the Pottsville Republican & Herald:
    George Lohr, 81, of 244 Mahantongo St., Hegins, died Thursday at Pottsville Hospital.
    Born in Dornsife, April 11, 1925, he was a son of the late John and Katie Miller Lohr.
    He was a sawmill owner and the owner of the former Lohr's Cycle Shop.
    He served as a Hubley Township supervisor and roadmaster for more than 20 years.
    He was a member of St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, Valley View.
    He was preceded in death by six brothers, John, Elias, Adam, William, Francis and James Lohr; two sisters, Emma Schreffler and Maude Lenker.
    Surviving are his wife, Elsie I. Klouser Lohr, to whom he was married 62 years; a son, Steven S. Lohr and his wife, Patti, Hegins; a daughter, Dr. Georgetta D. Lupold and her husband, Lanny, Valley View; three grandchildren, Dr. Chris P. Lupold, Charlottesville, Va., Amy Lupold Bair, Olney, Md., and Brittany M. Lohr, Hegins; two great-grandchildren, Emma and Noah Bair.
    Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday in St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, Valley View, with the Rev. Philip Sabas officiating. A viewing will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. Sunday at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 221, Valley View, PA 17983. Interment will be in St. Paul's Cemetery, Sacramento, Pa.
    Buffington-Reed Funeral Home, Valley View, is in charge of arrangements. Condolences can be left for the family at www.buffingtonreed.com
    Published in the Republican & Herald on 1/12/2007.1
  • He was buried at St. Paul's Cemetery, Sacramento, Schuylkill County, PA.1
  • Father*: John Lohr1
  • Mother*: Katie Miller1

Children of George Lohr and Elsie Irene Klouser

  • Georgetta D. Lohr
  • Steven S. Lohr1

Citations

  1. [S423] George Lohr Obituary, January 12, 2007.
  2. [S382] Elsie Klinger Eaves Website (2006), online site no longer accessible.
  3. [S559] Elsie Irene Lohr Obituary, February 7, 2008.

Harvey Franklin Seiler1,2,3

M, #7272, b. 5 April 1878, d. 28 April 1908
  • Last Edited: 1 Aug 2018
  • Harvey Franklin Seiler was born on 5 April 1878, Hubley Township, Schuylkill County, PA.4
  • He was the son of Richard Troutman Seiler and Amelia Maurer.
  • Harvey Franklin Seiler married Alice Christianna Klinger, daughter of Emanuel Klinger and Christiana Schadel, on 8 September 1904, Trinity Lutheran Church, Pottsville, Schuylkill County, PA.2
  • Harvey Franklin Seiler died on 28 April 1908, Schuylkill County, PA, at age 30.4
  • He was buried at St. Pauls (Artz's) United Church of Christ Cemetery, Sacramento, Schuylkill County, PA.4

Children of Harvey Franklin Seiler and Alice Christianna Klinger

Citations

  1. [S285] 1900 U.S. Census, Year: 1900; Census Place: Chester, Delaware, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1404; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0141; FHL microfilm: 1241404.
  2. [S932] Pennsylvania, Church and Town Records, 1708-1985, online www.ancestry.com, Historical Society of Pennsylvania; Historic Pennsylvania Church and Town Records; Reel: 494.
  3. [S932] Pennsylvania, Church and Town Records, 1708-1985, online www.ancestry.com, Historical Society of Pennsylvania; Historic Pennsylvania Church and Town Records; Reel: 398.
  4. [S805] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com.

Carrie M. Bowman

F, #7275, b. 1896
  • Last Edited: 13 Oct 2006

Children of Carrie M. Bowman and Henry Wilson Klinger

Citations

  1. [S336] Gratz Historical Society, Comprehensive History of Gratz, p. 347.
  2. [S292] Glenn P. Schwalm, Frieden's Church Records, p. 118.

Kermit Wilson Klinger1

M, #7276, b. 5 May 1914, d. 29 February 1968
  • Last Edited: 30 Nov 2010
  • Kermit Wilson Klinger was born on 5 May 1914.2
  • He was the son of Henry Wilson Klinger and Carrie M. Bowman.
  • Kermit Wilson Klinger married Gladys B. Romberger, daughter of Charles Romberger and Alice Harris.2
  • Kermit Wilson Klinger died on 29 February 1968, at age 53.3,4,5,6
  • He was buried at Simeon Cemetery, Gratz, Dauphin County, PA.2

Children of Kermit Wilson Klinger and Gladys B. Romberger

  • Shirley Betty Klinger2
  • Eugene Kermit Klinger2

Citations

  1. [S336] Gratz Historical Society, Comprehensive History of Gratz, p. 347.
  2. [S336] Gratz Historical Society, Comprehensive History of Gratz, p. 652.
  3. [S78] Mary K. Klinger, Klingers from the Odenwald, p. 427.
  4. [S336] Gratz Historical Society, Comprehensive History of Gratz, pp. 347, 652.
  5. [S764] Elsie Klinger Eaves Family Database.
  6. [S200] SSDI.

Gladys B. Romberger1

F, #7277, b. 20 August 1917, d. 28 November 2010

Gladys (Romberger) Klinger
  • Last Edited: 30 Nov 2010
  • Gladys B. Romberger is also referred to as Gladys E. Romberger in some sources.3
  • She was born on 20 August 1917, Washington Township, Dauphin County, PA.2,1
  • She was the daughter of Charles Romberger and Alice Harris.2
  • Gladys B. Romberger married Kermit Wilson Klinger, son of Henry Wilson Klinger and Carrie M. Bowman.2
  • Gladys B. Romberger died on 28 November 2010, Holy Spirit Hospital, Camp Hill, Cumberland County, PA, at age 93.1
  • Mrs. Gladys B. Klinger, 93, of Gratz, PA, passed away Sunday, November 28th, 2010 at Holy Spirit Hospital,Camp Hill, PA. Gladys was born in Washington Twp, on August 20, 1917, the daughter of the late Charles and Alice (Harris) Romberger. She was the widow of the late Kermit Klinger. She was a member of Simeon United Lutheran Church Gratz, PA .
    Gladys is survived by a daughter, Shirley Byle of Gratz, PA; a son,Eugene husband of Shirley Sue Klinger of Mechanicsburg, PA. She is also survived by 3 Grandsons, 1 step grandson, 2 great grandsons and 2 step great grandaughters, and 3 nieces. she was preceded in death by 2 brothers Clair and Lawrence John Romberger
    Friends are invited to call Friday 10-11AM. at Simeon United Lutheran Church. Religious Service at Simeon United Lutheran Church, Gratz, PA, at 11AM on Friday, December 3rd, with Rev. Barry Ridge officiating. Interment at Gratz Union Cemetery, Gratz, PA.
    James A. Reed Funeral Home, Pillow, PA is in charge of the arrangements.1
  • She was buried on 3 December 2010, at Gratz Union Cemetery, Gratz, Dauphin County, PA.1
  • Father*: Charles Romberger2
  • Mother*: Alice Harris2

Children of Gladys B. Romberger and Kermit Wilson Klinger

  • Shirley Betty Klinger2
  • Eugene Kermit Klinger2

Citations

  1. [S840] Gladys B. Klinger Obituary, accessed November 30, 2010.
  2. [S336] Gratz Historical Society, Comprehensive History of Gratz, p. 652.
  3. [S841] Gladys E. Klinger Obituary, November 30, 2010.

Owen Troutman1

M, #7279, d. before 1989
  • Last Edited: 25 Feb 2018
  • Owen Troutman also went by the name of Mush.
  • He died before 1989.

Citations

  1. [S108] Newspaper Obituary, for Henry W. Klinger (September 27, 1972).

Emma Christiana Klinger

F, #7281, b. 14 December 1913, d. before 2013
  • Last Edited: 18 Oct 2013
  • Emma Christiana Klinger was born on 14 December 1913.
  • She was the daughter of James David Klinger and Jemima Regina Klinger.
  • In 1930, Emma was single and living with her parents in the village of Jonestown in Cass Township, Schuylkill County, PA, were she was a sales person in a department store.1
  • Emma Christiana Klinger died before 2013.2

Citations

  1. [S186] 1930 US Census, Cass Twp., Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2144; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 15; Image: 426.0.
  2. [S998] Lena M. Kessler Obituary, February 26, 2013.

Raymond Frederick Klinger1,2

M, #7282, b. 22 February 1911, d. 2 December 1987
  • Last Edited: 19 Jan 2018
  • Raymond Frederick Klinger was born on 22 February 1911, Hegins Township, Schuylkill County, PA.1,3
  • He was the son of James David Klinger and Jemima Regina Klinger.
  • In 1930, Raymond was single and living with his parents in the village of Jonestown in Cass Township, Schuylkill County, PA, were he was an "automobile" agent.2
  • Raymond Frederick Klinger married Johanna Hyland, daughter of James F. Hyland and Jennie C. O'Donnell, after 1940.4
  • Raymond Frederick Klinger died on 2 December 1987, Sacred Heart Medical Center, Chester, Delaware County, PA, at age 76.5,4,6
  • Newspaper obituary:
    Ray F. Klinger, 76, of Chester, a salesman for the C.R. Loughead Co. before retiring, died Wednesday, Dec. 2, at Sacred Heart Medical Center.
    Born in Spring Glen, Schuylkill County, Mr. Klinger resided in the Delaware County area for 55 years.
    Mr. Klinger was in auto sales with Loughead for 47 years before retiring two years ago. He previously worked as a car salesman in Valley View.
    Mr. Klinger also was a boating enthusiast in the Rock Hall, Md., area.
    He was a member of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Wallingford.
    Widower of Johanna Hyland Klinger, who died in October 1985, he is survived by two daughters, Joan Wickert and Marge Fanelli, both of Manahawken, N.J; a son, Kenneth Klinger of Boothwyn; five sisters, Isabelle and Rachel, both of Florida, Emma of California, and Betty Bixler and Lena Kessler, both of Valley View; a brother, Glen Klinger of Spring Glen; 13 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
    The funeral was held Monday, Dec. 7, from the Kaniefski Funeral Home, 3900 W. 9th St., Trainer, by his pastor, the Rev. James A. Hulihan. Services were at HolyTrinity Lutheran Church, 927 S. Providence Road, Wallingford. Burial was in SS. Peter and Paul Cemetery, Marple [Springfield].6
  • He was buried on 7 December 1987, at Saints Peter and Paul Cemetery, Springfield, Delaware County, PA.6

Children of Raymond Frederick Klinger and Johanna Hyland

  • Joan Klinger6
  • Marge Klinger6
  • Kenneth Klinger6

Citations

  1. [S192] 1920 US Census, Hubley Twp., Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1650; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 42; Image: 123.
  2. [S186] 1930 US Census, Cass Twp., Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2144; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 15; Image: 426.0.
  3. [S1207] United States Selective Service System, 2011.
  4. [S200] SSDI.
  5. [S895] Bette C. Bixler Obituary, November 2, 2011.
  6. [S108] Newspaper Obituary, for Ray F. Klinger (1987).

Glen Andrew Klinger1,2,3

M, #7283, b. 30 May 1912, d. 2 March 1996
  • Last Edited: 25 Jan 2018
  • Glen Andrew Klinger was born on 30 May 1912, Hegins Township, Schuylkill County, PA.1,4
  • He was the son of James David Klinger and Jemima Regina Klinger.
  • Glen Andrew Klinger married Margaret Jennie Shadle, daughter of Frederick A. Shadle and Lydia Yerger, before 1940.3
  • Glen Andrew Klinger married Evelyn Kimmel, daughter of Irvin Theordore Kimmel and Annie E. Clark, after 1977.4
  • Glen Andrew Klinger died on 2 March 1996, Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center, Pottsville, Schuylkill County, PA, at age 83.4,5
  • Newspaper obituary:
    Glen A. Klinger, 83, of Spring Glen, died Saturday, March 2 at Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center, Pottsville.
    Born in Hegins Township, May 30, 1912, he was a son of the late James and Jemima Klinger Klinger.
    He was a retired state security guard.
    He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Valley View, and Valley Lodge 797, F&AM, Valley View.
    He was preceded in death by his first wife, Margaret Shadle Klinger in 1977; his second wife, Evelyn Kimmel Wiest Klinger in 1994; a brother, Ray.
    Surviving are five sisters, Emma Starr, Oxnard, Calif, Isabel Parker, Plantation, Fla., Lena Kessler, RD Millersburg, Rachel Nelson, St. Petersburg, Fla., and Bette Bixler, RDl Hegins; five step-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
    Services were held Tuesday, March 5 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Valley View. The Rev. Carl Shankweiler officiated. Interment was in Fountain Community Cemetery, RD1 Hegins. There was no viewing. Buflington-Reed Funeral Home, Valley View, was in charge of arrangements.4
  • He was buried on 5 March 1996, at Fountain Community Cemetery, Fountain, Schuylkill County, PA.6,4

Citations

  1. [S192] 1920 US Census, Hubley Twp., Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1650; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 42; Image: 123.
  2. [S1140] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  3. [S1207] United States Selective Service System, 2011.
  4. [S108] Newspaper Obituary, for Glen A. Klinger (1996).
  5. [S895] Bette C. Bixler Obituary, November 2, 2011.
  6. [S805] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com.

Margaret Jennie Shadle1

F, #7284, b. 11 October 1914, d. December 1977
  • Last Edited: 25 Jan 2018
  • Margaret Jennie Shadle was born on 11 October 1914, Hegins Township, Schuylkill County, PA.2
  • She was the daughter of Frederick A. Shadle and Lydia Yerger.2
  • Margaret Jennie Shadle married Glen Andrew Klinger, son of James David Klinger and Jemima Regina Klinger, before 1940.1
  • Margaret Jennie Shadle died in December 1977, at age 63.3,2
  • She was buried at Fountain Community Cemetery, Fountain, Schuylkill County, PA.4
  • Father*: Frederick A. Shadle2
  • Mother*: Lydia Yerger2

Citations

  1. [S1207] United States Selective Service System, 2011.
  2. [S1140] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  3. [S108] Newspaper Obituary, for Glen A. Klinger (1996).
  4. [S805] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com.

Isabella J. Klinger1

F, #7285, b. circa 1915, d. before 1 November 2011
  • Last Edited: 25 Jan 2018
  • Isabella J. Klinger is also referred to as Isabelle in some sources.2
  • She was born circa 1915, Pennsylvania.1
  • She was the daughter of James David Klinger and Jemima Regina Klinger.
  • In 1930, Isabella was single and living with her parents in the village of Jonestown in Cass Township, Schuylkill County, PA, were she worked in a shirt factory.2
  • Isabella J. Klinger died before 1 November 2011.3

Citations

  1. [S192] 1920 US Census, Hubley Twp., Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1650; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 42; Image: 123.
  2. [S186] 1930 US Census, Cass Twp., Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2144; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 15; Image: 426.0.
  3. [S895] Bette C. Bixler Obituary, November 2, 2011.

Eve Elizabeth Leisenring

F, #7286, b. 5 January 1769, d. 3 September 1856
  • Last Edited: 28 Jun 2020
  • Eve Elizabeth Leisenring was buried at Zion (Klinger's) Church, Erdman, Lykens Township, Dauphin County, PA.
  • She married Heinrich Schadel, son of Urban Scheddel and Anna Catharine (?).
  • Eve Elizabeth Leisenring was born on 5 January 1769.
  • She died on 3 September 1856, at age 87.1

Children of Eve Elizabeth Leisenring and Heinrich Schadel

  • Issac Schadel
  • Maria Shadle+2 b. 24 May 1804, d. 24 Sep 1853
  • George H. Schadel

Citations

  1. [S136] Tombstone.
  2. [S805] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/26911253/maria-maurer

Heinrich Schadel1

M, #7287, b. 24 May 1761, d. 22 November 1828
  • Last Edited: 28 Jun 2020
  • Heinrich Schadel was buried at Zion (Klinger's) Church, Erdman, Lykens Township, Dauphin County, PA.
  • He married Eve Elizabeth Leisenring.
  • Heinrich Schadel was born on 24 May 1761.2
  • He was the son of Urban Scheddel and Anna Catharine (?)
  • Heinrich Schadel died on 22 November 1828, at age 67.2
  • Father*: Urban Scheddel
  • Mother*: Anna Catharine (?)

Children of Heinrich Schadel and Eve Elizabeth Leisenring

  • Issac Schadel
  • Maria Shadle+3 b. 24 May 1804, d. 24 Sep 1853
  • George H. Schadel

Citations

  1. [S78] Mary K. Klinger, Klingers from the Odenwald, p. 304.
  2. [S136] Tombstone.
  3. [S805] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/26911253/maria-maurer

Rachelle Arlene Klinger1,2

F, #7288, b. 22 December 1921, d. 15 June 2001
  • Last Edited: 25 Jan 2018
  • Rachelle Arlene Klinger was born on 22 December 1921, Spring Glen, Schuylkill County, PA.1,3,4
  • She was the daughter of James David Klinger and Jemima Regina Klinger.
  • Some sources record that Rachelle Arlene Klinger was born on 22 December 1924.5
  • She married Ewing Bradford.2
  • Rachelle Arlene Klinger died on 15 June 2001, at age 79.6,5
  • She was buried at Memorial Park Cemetery, Saint Petersburg, Pinellas County, FL.5

Citations

  1. [S186] 1930 US Census, Cass Twp., Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2144; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 15; Image: 426.0.
  2. [S970] Www.ancestry.com, Florida, Marriage Indexes, 1822-1875 and 1927-2001; Volume: 4483, Certificate: 045510.
  3. [S200] SSDI.
  4. [S1140] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  5. [S805] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com.
  6. [S895] Bette C. Bixler Obituary, November 2, 2011.

Bette C. Klinger1

F, #7289, b. 27 May 1924, d. 1 November 2011
  • Last Edited: 28 Jun 2017
  • Bette C. Klinger was born on 27 May 1924, Spring Glen, Schuylkill County, PA.1,2
  • She was the daughter of James David Klinger and Jemima Regina Klinger.
  • Bette C. Klinger married Melvin L. Bixler.
  • Mary Klinger refers to Betty as "Betty Bixler of blueberry fame," who lived on a farm north of Sacramento, Schuylkill County.3
  • Bette C. Klinger died on 1 November 2011, 1715 W. Maple Street, Valley View, Schuylkill County, PA, at age 87.2
  • Newspaper obituary:
    Bette C. Bixler, 87, of 1715 W. Maple St., Valley View, formerly of Hegins, passed away Tuesday [November 1, 2011] at her residence.
    Born in Spring Glen, May 27, 1924, she was a daughter of the late James D. and Jemima R. Klinger Klinger.
    She was a 1941 graduate of the former Hubley Township High School.
    She was a seamstress in area garment factories and had also worked at the former Mitchell's Bakery, Valley View.
    Bette was a very active member of St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, Valley View. She was also a member of Daughters of the American Revolution.
    Bette volunteered for Good Samaritan Hospital, Pottsville, Diakon Volunteer Home Care and the Hillside SPCA.
    She was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin L. Bixler, in 1989.
    Surviving are two sisters, Lena M. Kessler, Millersburg, and Emma Starr, California; nieces and nephews; and friends, David and Sandra Thomas, Valley View, Brooke Ellinger, Hegins, and Dave, Carla and Tiffany Bohner, Valley View.
    Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, Valley View, with the Rev. Philip Sabas officiating. Visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at the church. There will be no viewing. Interment will be in St. Andrew's Cemetery, Valley View.
    Memorial contributions can be made to Hegins Area Ambulance Association, P.O. Box 678, Valley View, PA 17983. Buffington-Reed Funeral Home, Valley View, is in charge of arrangements.
    Published in Republican & Herald on November 2, 2011.2
  • She was buried on 4 November 2011, at St. Andrew's United Methodist Church Cemetery, Valley View, Schuylkill County, PA.2

Citations

  1. [S186] 1930 US Census, Cass Twp., Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2144; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 15; Image: 426.0.
  2. [S895] Bette C. Bixler Obituary, November 2, 2011.
  3. [S78] Mary K. Klinger, Klingers from the Odenwald, p. 428.

Melvin L. Bixler1,2

M, #7290, b. 29 July 1916, d. 10 April 1989
  • Last Edited: 5 Nov 2011

Citations

  1. [S108] Newspaper Obituary, for James D. Klinger.
  2. [S895] Bette C. Bixler Obituary, November 2, 2011.
  3. [S789] National Cemetery Administration, U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2019.