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From: Judith Bookwalter <>
Subject: [PACUMBER] May 13, 1955 obits
Date: Sat, 31 Mar 2007 17:35:02 -0700 (PDT)



The Evening Sentinel, Carlisle, Pa., Friday, May 13, 1955
William E. Coy, 75, 465 East King Street, Shippensburg, died Tuesday morning at the Carlisle Hospital.
Born on Aug. 1, 1880, in Shippensburg, Mr. Coy was the son of the late Isaac Newton and Sara Simmons Coy. He was a member of the Prince Street Evangelical United Brethren Church, Shippensburg. Retired at the time of his death Mr. Coy was formerly employed at the Domestic Engine & Pump Company.
He is survived by five brothers and four sisters: John, Emery, Harvey and Charles Coy, Mrs. Dice Hancock, Miss Carrie Coy, and Mrs. Fred Varner, all of Shippensburg; Hubert Coy, RD2, Shippensburg, and Mrs. Bruce Kelly, Carlisle.
Funeral services were held this afternoon. Burial was in the Spring Hill Cemetery.

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The Evening Sentinel, Carlisle, Pa., Friday, May 13, 1955
Mrs. Charles L. Rupp
Mrs. Nellie M. Rupp, 265 West Penn Street, wife of Charles L. Rupp, died this morning in the Carlisle Hospital.
She was born on Jan. 20, 1902, in Perry County, the daughter of the late Harry and Anna Hollenbaugh Adams.
Surviving, in addition to her husband, are two sons, Irvin P. and Robert L. Rupp, both of Carlisle; three daughters., Eva M. Rupp, Harrisburg; Mrs. Catharine Mick, Louisville, Ky.; Nora Jean Rupp, at home; two brothers, Wilbur and Charles Adams, both of RD, Shermans Dale; one sister, Mrs. Joseph Duncon, RD, Shermans Dale; and four grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held on Monday afternoon at 2 o’clock at the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 148 South Hanover Street. Burial will be in the Mt. Union Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home Sunday evening.


The Evening Sentinel, Carlisle, Pa., Friday, May 13, 1955
Miss Emma V. Harry
Miss Emma Viola Harry, retired school teacher and descendant of one of Cumberland County’s earliest families, died yesterday in the hospital at Rochester, N. Y. after an illness of nearly 20 years. Her mother was the former Emma S. Mullin, of Mt. Holly Springs.
Born at Chambersburg, on Nov. 24, 1875, she was the daughter of J. B. and Emma Mullin Harry. She attended Carlisle High School and the old Dickinson Preparatory School. She graduated from Dickinson College in 1895 with Phi Beta Kappa honors and received her A. B. degree. She received her A. M. in 1896. Following her graduation she was secretary to the president of the College and a tutor of Greek and German.
Later she taught in high schools in West Pittston and New Castle, Pa., before joining the faculty at the State Normal School at Geneseo, N. Y., where she served until illness caused her retirement.
Her only survivors are her cousins, Mrs. Helen H. Bucher, Boiling Springs; Miss Alice A. Mullin, Carlisle; Mrs. J. Austin Brandt, Harrisburg, and Mrs. Julia Gray Cook, Wilkinsburg, Pa.
Graveside services will be held at the Mt. Holly Springs Cemetery on Sunday afternoon at 2 o’clock with the Rev. George H. DeFrehn, pastor of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Boiling Springs, officiating.

The Evening Sentinel, Carlisle, Pa., Friday, May 13, 1955
Raymond S. Wolf, RD3, a retired farmer, died last night at Carlisle Hospital following a heart attack suffered at his home. He was 87 years old.
He was born in Middlesex Township, the son of the late John and Catherine Wetzel Wolf. He operated a farm in North Middleton Township for 65 years before his retirement. He was a member of the Carlisle Springs Reformed Church and Sunday School.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Emma Lehn Wolf; two daughters and three sons, Mrs. John W. Herman, RD3; Frank L., Mitchell Field, Ky.; Dr. John W. Wolf, Baltimore; Mrs. Glenn A. Wolf, York, and R. F. Lee Wolf, Drexel Hill; three sisters, Mrs. G. W. Brindle, Mrs. Sharp Wagner and Mrs. Cora Henry, all of Mounted Route, _____
great-grandchildren.
Mr. and Mrs. Wolf would have observed their 64th wedding anniversary on Nov. 25.
Funeral services will be held Monday afternoon at 2 o’clock in the J. R. Shulenberger Funeral Home, 169 West High Street. Rev. R. R. Jones and Rev. C. S. Messner will officiate. Burial will be in Lower Frankford Stone Church Cemetery. Friends may call Sunday night at the funeral home.


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