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Pottsville, Schuylkill, PA 1934 Obit
« on: Wednesday 08 May 19 00:07 BST (UK) »
Looking for an obit/death notice of Thomas Best died 19th April 1934.

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Re: Pottsville, Schuylkill, PA 1934 Obit
« Reply #1 on: Wednesday 08 May 19 01:10 BST (UK) »
 Pottsville Republican
Pottsville, Pennsylvania
Friday, April 20, 1934 - Page 14


    DEATHS
 _____________

  Thomas J. Best

Thomas J. Best, 78, died at 11:30
Thursday morning at the home of
His sister-in-law, Mrs. Susan Berkheiser,
1016 W. Market St. He had
been ill for the past week.

He was born in Seam Harbor,
England, coming to this country
over 60 years ago. He resided in
Pottsville for over 30 years and
a time resided in Llewellyn and
Shenandoah.

To survive he leave two daughters,
Mary,  wife of Irvin Dry, from
whose home at 213 N. 11th St. the
funeral will held and Mrs. Alice
Adams, one son Clarence Leroy
Best also of 11th St., 16 grandchildren
and one great-grandson.
One sister, Mrs. Jennie Cooper and
two brothers William and John of
Seam Harbor, England, also survive.

He was a member of the Methodist
church and had been a miner
all his life. His wife died on
November 19, 1919.

The funeral will be held Monday
afternoon, Hummel, of Minersville,
is the funeral director

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Re: Pottsville, Schuylkill, PA 1934 Obit
« Reply #2 on: Wednesday 08 May 19 01:32 BST (UK) »
Thanks RJ137 that's exactly the sort of detail I was hoping to find.

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Jay