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From: "Victoria Hospodar Valentine" <>
Subject: [ALL] December 3, 1959 Obituaries McDonald Record-Outlook
Date: Fri, 2 Nov 2001 15:48:20 -0500
Arthur LOHR, 58, of Imperial, died Wednesday, November 18, 1959, while at
his work. He was employed as a construction worker by Homestead Steel Co.
A son of Mr. and Mrs. John H. LOHR, he was born April 15, 1901 in
Monroe, OH. He was a trustee of the Valley Presbyterian church, Imperial,
and was affiliated with Oakdale Lodge No. 669 (?), F. & A. M., and lodge No.
293 (?), Jr. O. U. A. M., Imperial.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Bertha LOHR; a daughter, Mrs. Joan
(Jean?) LUNDBLAD, of Paxton, IL, and a son, Thomas LOHR, of Cheyenne, WY.
There are three grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Saturday afternoon in the Armour funeral
home, R. D. 1, Imperial, in charge of the Rev. R. M. TOUVELL, pastor of the
Valley Presbyterian church. Burial was in Mt. Calvary cemetery, McKees
"I'm sorry, but the numbers with the ? after them were blurred, and
difficult to read as was the name of the daughter." vav
John YOURSH of South McDonald street, McDonald, died at 1:40 a.m.,
Wednesday, November 25, 1959, in the home of his daughter, Mrs. Richard
DONALDSON in Midway.
He was born July 26, 1874, in Austria, and had been a resident of
McDonald for the past 46 years. He had followed farming until several years
Surviving are his wife, Mary HERNKO YOURSH; two daughters, Mrs. Richard
DONALDSON of Midway, and Ann, the wife of Herbert CHRISTY of Warsaw, NY.;
and a son, John YOURSH of McDonald. There are 10 grandchildren and five
Funeral services were held Saturday afternoon in the Wilson funeral
home, Midway, in charge of the Rev. Norman Mathias, pastor of the Midway
Baptist Church. Burial was in Center cemetery.
Mrs. Anna POLITO SANSONE, 66, of Burgettstown, died Saturday, November
23, 1959, in the Mercy hospital, Pittsburgh.
Mrs. SANSONE was born August 12, 1893 in Italy, and had been a resident
of Burgettstown for the past 46 years. She was a member of Our Lady of
Lourdes R. C. church Burgettstown. Her husband Samuel SANSONE died October
She leaves two sons, Carmen SANSONE of Fort Worth, TX, and Samuel
SANSONE, Jr., of R. D. 4, McDonald; and a sister Mrs. Joseph SANSONE of
Burgettstown. There are two grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Wednesday morning in Our Lady of Lourdes
R.C. church in Burgettstown. Burial was in the church cemetery.
Mrs. Elizabeth PROFIO of Cecil died Sunday, November 29, 1959 in the
Mrs. PROFIO was born in Italy. Her husband, Elia PROFIO is deceased.
Surviving are two sons, Dominick PROFIO of R. D. 3, McDonald, and
Victor PROFIO of Cecil; and a sister Mrs. Angeline GUIDICE (?).
Funeral services will be held at 9:00 a.m. Thursday in St. Mary's R.C.
church, Cecil, in charge of the Rev. Fr. Peter M. SCHIRRA.
"I'm sorry but the letters in the last name of the sister are difficult
to read, this was my best guess." vhv
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