Concetta Moffa1

F, #63181
  • Last Edited: 7 May 2020

Child of Concetta Moffa and Anthony Fanella

Citations

  1. [S108] Newspaper Obituary, for Dolores M. (Fanella) Maurer, The Daily Item (Sunbury, Pennsylvania), 06 Jan 2007, Sat, Page A6.

Robert F. Maurer1

M, #63184, b. 20 June 1871, d. 6 May 1933
  • Last Edited: 7 May 2020
  • Robert F. Maurer was born on 20 June 1871, Schuylkill County, PA.2,3
  • He married Vesta Snyder, daughter of Johannes S. Snyder and Susanna Schweitzer.1
  • Robert F. Maurer died on 6 May 1933, Pitman, Schuylkill County, PA, at age 61.3

Children of Robert F. Maurer and Vesta Snyder

  • Lewis Roy Maurer+1 b. 24 Jan 1897, d. 20 Feb 1980
  • Pearl K. Maurer b. 29 Nov 1902, d. 1991

Citations

  1. [S108] Newspaper Obituary, for Lewis R. Maurer, The Daily Item (Sunbury, Pennsylvania), 22 Feb 1980, Fri, Page 8.
  2. [S805] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/38437962/robert-maurer
  3. [S1062] Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, Certificate Number: 48941; Filed May 9, 1933; https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll

Vesta Snyder1

F, #63185, b. 15 August 1869, d. 16 July 1950
  • Last Edited: 7 May 2020
  • Vesta Snyder was born on 15 August 1869, Dornsife RD, Northumberland County, PA.2,3
  • She was the daughter of Johannes S. Snyder and Susanna Schweitzer.
  • Vesta Snyder married Robert F. Maurer.1
  • Vesta Snyder died on 16 July 1950, Pitman RD, Schuylkill County, PA, at age 80.3
  • Newspaper obituary:
    Mrs. Vesta Maurer Dies Unexpectedly At Pitman
    Mrs. Vesta Maurer, 80, died suddenly Sunday morning at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Allen Heim, in Pitman. She suffered a heart attack.
    Her husband, the late Robert Maurer, preceded her; in death 17 years ago.
    She is survived by the following children, Raymond Maurer, Allentown; Lewis Maurer, Mt. Carmel; Darvin Maurer, Shamokin; Mrs. Allen Heim, with whom she resided; Mrs. Rohland Esher, Shamokin; and Mrs. .Earl Herring, Elysburg; a brother, John Snyder, Ashland, 25 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren.
    Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. from the home. Further services Vill be held at Zion Evangelical church in Pitman with the pastor, Rev. Hiram Weaver, officiating. Burial will be in the adjoining church cemetery.
    The Daily Item (Sunbury, Pennsylvania), 17 Jul 1950, Mon, Page 2.4
  • She was buried on 19 July 1950, at Zions Evangelical Congregational Church Cemetery, Pitman, Schuylkill County, PA.3,2
  • Father*: Johannes S. Snyder b. 16 Dec 1824, d. 3 Nov 1901
  • Mother*: Susanna Schweitzer b. 14 Mar 1790, d. 23 Jan 1870

Children of Vesta Snyder and Robert F. Maurer

  • Lewis Roy Maurer+1 b. 24 Jan 1897, d. 20 Feb 1980
  • Pearl K. Maurer b. 29 Nov 1902, d. 1991

Citations

  1. [S108] Newspaper Obituary, for Lewis R. Maurer, The Daily Item (Sunbury, Pennsylvania), 22 Feb 1980, Fri, Page 8.
  2. [S805] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/38437996/vesta-maurer
  3. [S1062] Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, Certificate Number: 62080; Filed July 18, 1950; https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll
  4. [S108] Newspaper Obituary, for Vesta Maurer, The Daily Item (Sunbury, Pennsylvania), 17 Jul 1950, Mon, Page 2.

Joseph Ritchie1

M, #63188
  • Last Edited: 7 May 2020

Child of Joseph Ritchie and Mary Szychowski

Citations

  1. [S1140] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, SSN:     191340938; https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll

Mary Szychowski1

F, #63189
  • Last Edited: 7 May 2020

Child of Mary Szychowski and Joseph Ritchie

Citations

  1. [S1140] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, SSN:     191340938; https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll

Jacob Kahler1

M, #63193
  • Last Edited: 8 May 2020

Children of Jacob Kahler and Phoebe (?)

  • Violet Mary Kahler1
  • Anna M. Kahler1 b. 2 Feb 1929, d. 6 May 2020

Citations

  1. [S1147] Online Obituary, for Obituary for Anna M. Bohner, James A. Reed Funeral Home, Pillow, PA; https://www.reedfh.com/obituaries/Anna-Bohner/#!/Obituary

Phoebe (?)1

F, #63194
  • Last Edited: 8 May 2020

Children of Phoebe (?) and Jacob Kahler

  • Violet Mary Kahler1
  • Anna M. Kahler1 b. 2 Feb 1929, d. 6 May 2020

Citations

  1. [S1147] Online Obituary, for Obituary for Anna M. Bohner, James A. Reed Funeral Home, Pillow, PA; https://www.reedfh.com/obituaries/Anna-Bohner/#!/Obituary

Abraham Starr1

M, #63197
  • Last Edited: 8 May 2020

Child of Abraham Starr and Rebecca Schlegel

Citations

  1. [S1062] Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, Certificate number: 69579; Filed: July 13, 1940.

Rebecca Schlegel1

F, #63198
  • Last Edited: 8 May 2020

Child of Rebecca Schlegel and Abraham Starr

Citations

  1. [S1062] Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, Certificate number: 69579; Filed: July 13, 1940.

Peggy M. Geist1

F, #63199, b. 24 June 1920, d. 16 September 2004
  • Last Edited: 8 May 2020
  • Peggy M. Geist was born on 24 June 1920, Leck Kill, Northumberland County, PA.2
  • She was the daughter of Earl R. Geist and Emma Florence Hilda Dietz.1
  • Peggy M. Geist married Burlington B. Latshaw Jr., son of Burlington B. Latshaw and Sally Stettler, in 1943, Christ Lutheran Church, Upper Darby, Delaware County, PA.1,3
  • Some sources suggest that Peggy M. Geist was married on 25 May 1942 Upper Darby, Delaware County, PA.2
  • She died on 16 September 2004, Schuylkill Center, Pottsville, Schuylkill County, PA, at age 84.2
  • Newspaper obituary:
    Peggy M. Latshaw, 84, RR Dornsife
    DORNSIFE -- Peggy M. Latshaw, 84, formerly of RR Dornsife, died Thursday, Sept. 16, 2004, at Schuylkill Center, Pottsville, where she was a guest for the past two months.
    She was born in Leck Kill on June 24, 1920, a daughter of the late Earl and Florence (Deitz) Geist. She lived with her daugh ter, Ruth Ann, in St. Clair for the past three years before entering the center.
    On April 25, 1942, in Upper Darby, Pa., she married the Rev. Burlington B. Latshaw Jr., who preceded her in death July 3, 1985.
    She was a 1938 graduate of Trevorton High School.
    Mrs. Latshaw was a homemaker.
    During her husband's ministry, she lived in Shen[en]doah, Va., Charlestown, W. Va., Valley View, Pa., Red Hill. Pa., and Summer Hill, Pa. They retired to RR Dornsife.
    She was a member of Himmel's Lutheran Church, Rebuck.
    Surviving are one son and daughter-in-law. the Rev. Burlington B. III and Marion Latshaw of Pottstown; one daughter and son-in-law, Ruth Ann and James Kerick of Saint Clair; three grand-daughters, Josanna Rutkowski, Jessica Latshaw and Diane Shippen; three great-grandchildren; nieces; and nephews.
    Visitors may call from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Monday at Himmel's Lutheran Church, Rebuck. The funeral will be conducted at 1 1 a.m. Monday at the church by the Rev. Frederick Faust.
    Burial will be in Himmel's Lutheran Cemetery, Rebuck.
    Contributions may be made in her memory to Himmel's Lutheran Church Memorial Fund, General Delivery, Schwaben Creek Road, Rebuck, PA 17867.
    Funeral arrangements were by Robert G. Foust Jr. Funeral Home, 841 W. Shamokin St., Trevorton, PA 17881.
    The Daily Item (Sunbury, Pennsylvania), 18 Sep 2004, Sat, Page 8.2

Children of Peggy M. Geist and Burlington B. Latshaw Jr.

  • Burlington B. Latshaw III2
  • Ruth Ann Latshaw2

Citations

  1. [S108] Newspaper Obituary, for Florence H. Geist, Pottsville Republican (Pottsville, Pennsylvania), 21 Jul 1987, Tue, Page 2.
  2. [S108] Newspaper Obituary, for Peggy M. Latshaw, The Daily Item (Sunbury, Pennsylvania), 18 Sep 2004, Sat, Page 8.
  3. [S107] Newspaper Article, "Burlington Latshaw Jr. And Miss Peggy Geist Wed, " The Daily Item (Sunbury, Pennsylvania), 04 May 1943, Tue, Page 11.

Burlington B. Latshaw Jr.1,2

M, #63200, b. circa 1918, d. 3 July 1985
  • Last Edited: 8 May 2020
  • Burlington B. Latshaw Jr. was born circa 1918, Jackson Township, Northumberland County, PA.3
  • He was the son of Burlington B. Latshaw and Sally Stettler.3
  • Burlington B. Latshaw Jr. married Peggy M. Geist, daughter of Earl R. Geist and Emma Florence Hilda Dietz, in 1943, Christ Lutheran Church, Upper Darby, Delaware County, PA.1,4
  • Burlington B. Latshaw Jr. died on 3 July 1985, Northumberland County, PA.3
  • He was buried on 6 July 1985, at Himmel Church Cemetery, Rebuck, Northumberland County, PA.3
  • Newspaper obituary:
    Rev. Burlington B. Latshaw Jr., 67; was Lutheran pastor in Red Hill, 1969-75
    The Rev. Burlington B. Latshaw Jr., 67, of Star Route, Dornsife, Northumberland County, retired Lutheran minister and pastor of St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Red Hill, 1969-75, died Wednesday in his home. He was the husband of Peggy M. (Geist) Latshaw.
    A 1941 graduate of Muhlenberg College, he graduated from Lutheran Theological Seminary, Philadelphia, in 1947. He began his parish ministry at Shenandoah (Va.) Lutheran Parish, and then served parishes in West Virginia, and Valley View and Summer Hill, both in Schuylkill County.
    The Rev. Latshaw served on the first executive board of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Synod as well as local synodical and national church body committees. He was an elected delegate to four national conventions of the Lutheran Church in America.
    Born in Jackson Township, Northumberland County, he was a son of the late Burlington B. and Sally (Stettler) Latshaw.
    He was a member of Himmel's Luther an Church, Rebuck, Northumberland County.
    An Air Force pilot, he served in World War II.
    Surviving with his widow are a son, the Rev. Burlington B. Ill, North Wales; a daughter, Ruth Ann, wife of James Kerick . of St. Clair, Schuylkill County; three brothers, Paul of Dornsife, Curtis of Fredericksburg, Lebanon County, and Luther of Elizabethville, Dauphin County; five sisters, Mrs. Anna Fisher of Danville, Montour County, Mrs. Ada Long of Shamokin, Northumberland County, Mrs. Irma Snyder of Etters, York County, Mrs. Mary Strauss of Jonestown, Dauphin County, and Mrs. Mae McGourty of Merritt Island, Fla., and two grandchildren.
    Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday (today) in Himmel's Lutheran Church, Rebuck. There will be a calling period from noon Saturday until services.
    The Robert G. Foust Funeral Home, Trevorton, Northumberland County, is in charge of arrangements.
    The Morning Call (Allentown, Pennsylvania), 06 Jul 1985, Sat, Page 88.3

Children of Burlington B. Latshaw Jr. and Peggy M. Geist

  • Burlington B. Latshaw III5
  • Ruth Ann Latshaw5

Citations

  1. [S108] Newspaper Obituary, for Florence H. Geist, Pottsville Republican (Pottsville, Pennsylvania), 21 Jul 1987, Tue, Page 2.
  2. [S108] Newspaper Obituary, for Earl R. Geist, Pottsville Republican (Pottsville, Pennsylvania), 12 Mar 1979, Mon, Page 2.
  3. [S108] Newspaper Obituary, for Burlington B. Latshaw, Jr., The Morning Call (Allentown, Pennsylvania), 06 Jul 1985, Sat, Page 88.
  4. [S107] Newspaper Article, "Burlington Latshaw Jr. And Miss Peggy Geist Wed, " The Daily Item (Sunbury, Pennsylvania), 04 May 1943, Tue, Page 11.
  5. [S108] Newspaper Obituary, for Peggy M. Latshaw, The Daily Item (Sunbury, Pennsylvania), 18 Sep 2004, Sat, Page 8.

Burlington B. Latshaw1

M, #63205
  • Last Edited: 8 May 2020

Child of Burlington B. Latshaw and Sally Stettler

Citations

  1. [S108] Newspaper Obituary, for Burlington B. Latshaw, Jr., The Morning Call (Allentown, Pennsylvania), 06 Jul 1985, Sat, Page 88.

Sally Stettler1

F, #63206
  • Last Edited: 8 May 2020

Child of Sally Stettler and Burlington B. Latshaw

Citations

  1. [S108] Newspaper Obituary, for Burlington B. Latshaw, Jr., The Morning Call (Allentown, Pennsylvania), 06 Jul 1985, Sat, Page 88.

Ray F. Dietz1

M, #63208, d. 1932
  • Last Edited: 8 May 2020
  • Ray F. Dietz was the son of Ray E. Dietz and Gertrude M. Schultz.1
  • Ray F. Dietz died in 1932.1
  • Father*: Ray E. Dietz1 b. 6 Nov 1909, d. 9 Mar 1998
  • Mother*: Gertrude M. Schultz1

Citations

  1. [S108] Newspaper Obituary, for Ray E. Dietz, Pottsville Republican (Pottsville, Pennsylvania), 10 Mar 1998, Tue, Page 3.

Earl K. Dietz1

M, #63209, d. 1954
  • Last Edited: 8 May 2020
  • Earl K. Dietz was the son of Ray E. Dietz and Gertrude M. Schultz.1
  • Earl K. Dietz died in 1954.1
  • Father*: Ray E. Dietz1 b. 6 Nov 1909, d. 9 Mar 1998
  • Mother*: Gertrude M. Schultz1

Citations

  1. [S108] Newspaper Obituary, for Ray E. Dietz, Pottsville Republican (Pottsville, Pennsylvania), 10 Mar 1998, Tue, Page 3.

Chester H. Snyder1

M, #63210, b. 17 October 1019, d. 22 July 1983
  • Last Edited: 8 May 2020
  • Chester H. Snyder was born on 17 October 1019, Lavelle, Schuylkill County, PA.2
  • He married Roma Mae Haas, daughter of Palmer C. Haas and Mamie Jemimah Dietz, on 15 June 1933, Salem Reformed Church, Leck Kill, Schuylkill County, PA.1
  • Chester H. Snyder died on 22 July 1983, Harrisburg, Dauphin County, PA, at age 963.2
  • He was buried at Rolling Green Memorial Park, Camp Hill, Cumberland County, PA.2

Children of Chester H. Snyder and Roma Mae Haas

  • Corinne Snyder3
  • Susan Snyder3
  • Barbara Snyder3
  • Chester H. Snyder Jr.3

Citations

  1. [S107] Newspaper Article, "Pitman Girl Is Wed To Lavelle Tele. Co. Man," Pottsville Republican (Pottsville, Pennsylvania), 16 Jun 1933, Fri, Page 11.
  2. [S805] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/66484312/…
  3. [S805] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/66484539/…