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Bedford County Inquirer (Newspaper) - July 17, 1987, Bedford, Pennsylvania Harry Carper Harry of roaring Spring re l died at tues july at Nason roaring he was born August in Bedford the son of Charles and Leanne Snowberger on september he was United in marriage to Goldie Sipe by her he is survived by his one Louise Biddle of Roar ing Spring re three grand and three great two Brothers preceded him in he was a lifelong Farmer on the Carper Homestead where he resided since he was member of Woodbury Church of where he was a life and had served 25 years As sunday school superintendent and 42 years on the Church he was also a member of the Cove Lions club and the Woodbury funeral service july Al 11 at the Woodbury Church of god with the Richard burial in Replogle Wood Bury memorial contributions May be Given to the Friendship fire com Pany ambulance roaring apr Frances Chambers Frances of College died Satur july in pen Knoll she was born in january a daughter of the late John and Charlotte she was preceded in death by her Ralph Chambers who died in april and by one son surviving Are the following children Mary of Lin wife of Larry of Manns Choice Charlotte of Max North Carolina and Ralph of College fourteen grandchildren and five great grandchildren also memorial services july at 3 in the old log Church in with Paul Miller burial in Schellsburg arrangements by Dalla Valle funeral main Clyde Cuppett Clyde 90 of Fisher died july 1987 at pen Knoll he was born november in new son of the late Well and Lottie Feather he was preceded in death by his first the former Bessie in 1928 and his second the former Ada Mcgregor in he is survived by a son Clair of Cuppett was a Veteran of world War ii and was retired from the Glosser and sons of funeral services july at at Jack Geisel funeral with Alan Smith burial in Pleasantville cemetery with military graveside rites conducted by the fort Bedford Honor Marie Eva Baker Marie Eva of died at july in Nason roaring she was born april 1905 in Al a daughter of Philip and Anna Groll on May 1924 in new she married George Baker who sur Vives along with two children Anne of Loysburg and George of Fairless five grandchildren and two great grandchildren also survive along with two Brothers George of Altoona and Bill of North Baker was a member of Thomas lutheran Church of Al funeral services july at 2 at the Gerald Weaver funeral Home in with Stevens Burr burial in yellow Creek reformed Church Hopewell Ronald l Nicholson Ronald of Middle Long new died june at Sloan Kettering memorial cancer in new York he was born february 1957 in a son of Adeline Michaels Crawford a former resident of the Everett Bedford area in the in addition to his Mother he is sur Vived by his the former Joy Heltzel a former bed Ford whom he married on june and by a Erica who will be fou years old on july also surviving Are these Brothers and a sister Gary Crawford and Charles both of obituaries Long new York and Valerie of Everett along with other relatives and friends in the immediate Nicholson graduated from Lindenhurst High school in 1975 and had been employed As a Carpenter until an ont Ejob Accident several years ago left him severely he was a member of the carpenters Union h837 of Suffolk and attended Trinity methodist Church of Long he had recently earned his associate degree in business administration at Suffolk Community and had received a scholar ship to further his education at Josephs Long funeral services were held on Fri july 3 in Long new memorial contributions May be made to the Ronald Nicholson account Sloan Kettering memorial cancer Box 1275 York new new York friends wishing to get in touch with the family May Send mail Adeline 577 9th Long new York Howard Bowser Howard of Oster died july in Bedford county memorial he was born november 1909 at Osterburg a son of the late Fred and Lucy Benton he is survived by his Edna Louise Baird Bowser whom he married november and by one Timothy Howard married to the former Susan Ann of one Timothy Simon also survives along with three Sisters Thelma Smith and Vera both of 1 and Evelyn of he was preceded in death by one brother Arthur Bowser was a member of the Weyant United methodist a and owned and operated browsers diner for 20 due to the illness of private funeral services with Charles Rhodes will be held at the convenience of the Fame burial will be in Bedford county memorial arrangements by the Edward Blackburn funeral pleasant Otto Bunger Otto of died july at in memorial Hospital of Bedford he was born june 1897 in new a son of the late William and Rose he was married to Catherine Crist who preceded him in death on october surviving Are a Henry of Everett and a William of new Bunger was a member of Zion lutheran Church of and a retired employee of the Becton Dickinson new funeral services july at 2 in Marks lutheran new with Peter Breitsch burial in Maple Grove new Robert Morgart Robert of 1100 Peak formerly of died thursday july he was born in May a son of the late Ada Grace Diehl and Perry of in addition to his father he is also survived by his and three daughters Carol Lynn Stout and Sandra Lou both of and Susan Gay of one grandchild also survives along with two Brothers Thomas of and Larry of Morgart moved to Florida from Bedford in he was a former truck Driver for memorial service july 13 at 10 at the Stephen Baldauff funeral Home in burial will be in Bedford at a later memorials May be made to the Woods Thomas Tho Deus Shaffer Thadeus of Manns died july in Bedford county memorial following a yearlong in he was Horn april 1917 in a son of the late John and Fannie Morgret surviving Are his the former Alice whom he married january and these two sons Lee of Elizabethtown and Larry Shaf married to the former Carol of Schellsburg three grandchildren also survive along with two Sisters wife of Kenneth and wife of Emmert both of he was preceded in death by an infant Shaffer was a retired Mechanic for consolidated freight ways of a former employee of Eastern express com and onetime owner operator of West end Mobil of bed he was a member of Trinity United Church of funeral services july at 2 in Mickl Geisel funeral Home in with Timothy Helms burial to follow in dry Ridge Manns Choice Ellis poor Ellis Doc of died sunday july in Bedford county memorial he was born March 1915 in a son of William and Emma Grove he is survived by his Athalie Williams and two children wife of Glenn of and John married to Diana of three Jason and Benjamin foor and Jeffrey also survive along with these Brothers and Sisters Kathryn of Hopewell Albert foor and Estella both of Everett Sara Mae of Altoona Iva Jean of Richard and Robert both of Bedford and Joseph of foor was an army Veteran of the air Force during world War was a senior collector for the Penn Sylvania Turnpike for 16 and retired from funeral services july at in Louis Geisel funeral Home with Richard Tome burial in Bedford county memorial Galen Hillegass Galen of 1758 Iowa grand Forks air Force North died unexpectedly july of a heart attack in North he was born May 1952 in bed a son of Evan Hillegass who and the late Helen Kerr he is also survived by his step the former Mae Burkett his Claudia Cogswell two children Shawn Hillegass and Shelly and a Shannon All at also surviving Are these Brothers and Sisters Paula of Manns Choice David of Harrisburg Barry of Bedford Terry of Bedford and two stepsisters Shirley Bak of Arizona and Yvonne of Hillegass was of the lutheran a 1970 graduate of Bedford High and also a graduate of Georgia military for the past 17 years he has been a member of the air attaining the rank of master funeral services july at 11 from Timothy Berkebile funeral Home in with Raymond Short of burial in Lybarger cemetery at with full military honors conducted by the Honor guard from Andrews air Force base in Janetta Mccreary Janetta of died july in Bedford county memorial she was born september in a daughter of the late Oliver and Hilma Johnson she was preceded in death by her Claude who died in also by a grand Mary Mccreary Shaffer who died in and by three Sisters and two surviving Are these children nor married to the former Janet of Alum 1 married to the former Ruth of new 1 wife of Nelson Miller and married to the former Margaret both of five grandchildren and two great grandchildren also survive along with these Brothers and Sisters Corrine of Florence of James Larson and Oliver Larson both of Bir and Grace of Mccreary was a member of the Root Church of the funeral services july at 11 at the Root Church of the with Alan Smith and Marshall Brown of burial to follow in Helix Ville july 19s7 Bedford 3 events of the week july 1987 Anthony Bruck completes training Anthony a 1985 graduate of Hyndman High graduated from army Basic training on 10 and from advanced infantry and Engineer training at fort Leonard on March Bruck was selected As the top of his graduating class at fort Leonard and received special honors from his Bruck is assigned As an Engineer Bridge Crew specialist at fort he is the son of Albert and Mary Bruck of and the grand son of Robert and Evelyn airman Miller graduates airman 1st class Jay grandson of Verna Hynd has graduated from the air Force electronic warfare countermeasures specialist course at Keesler air Force his Mother and Stepfather Are and John Mcgreevy of 735 National graduates of the course studied radar detection principles and elec tronic warning and earned credits toward an associate degree in applied science through the Community College of the air the airmans is the daughter of and Jack Mortimore earns promotion in army Ronald son of Robert and Wilma Mortimore of has been promoted in the army to the rank of specialist Mortimore is an Armor Crew member in West with the 64th he is a 1982 graduate of Everett Christian completes training Norman son of Cheryl Sill of 465 Bald Eagle Marco and grandson of Dorothy Sill of 227 Richard has completed Basic train ing at fort during the students received instruction in Drill and map military military first and army history and Sill is a 1986 graduate of Bedford area High Redinger earns degree master Robert son of Catherine Redinger of 261 Lincoln Way and Robert Redinger of has earned a bachelors degree from Embry Riddle aeronautical Redinger has completed College studies through participation in the Force of duty education he is a weather technician at of butt air Force with the air Force global weather his is the daughter of Harry and Virginia Schiff Bauer of 197 Glades run car the sergeant is a 1967 graduate of Chambersburg area completes training Glenn Martin son of Glenn and Arlene Martin of Alum re has completed a combat Engineer course at the army training Center at fort Leonard during the students were trained in the techniques of Road and Bridge camouflage and they also received instruction in combat squad tactics As Well As in the use of infantry Martin is a 1986 graduate of Chestnut Ridge High Burnett graduates Edward Lee an Everett received the regents Bachelor of arts degree May 16 Dur ing commencement ceremonies at Shepherd College in Burnett was one of 414 students who received degrees during the col Leges 114th where is the discoloured water coming from that what Bedford Borough water authority wants to for reasons currently there have been sporadic cases of discoloured water in the some customers say it int but has been uniformly murky All the authority said the water is tested daily As it leaves the reservoirs and the results Are within mandated the is being caused by some variable in the distribution system which we Are attempting to according to the Imler area firmen did flood the fire company reported that the storm Early tuesday required them to pump a basement in Queen at 3 and another near Imler at 5 and one in the Osterburg area at 10 water Levels ranged from 3 to 5 it was also reported that a Bridge to the Anson Berkheimer farm was washed Between Weyant and tiles forming a Bridge were nearly and on scrub grass there were washouts around other Bridge Penn Dot was working on the Bridge damage tues extensive rain caused damage in Northern Bedford the county emergency communications network reported tues Day that the areas around Woodbury and Queen suffered from heavy rain monday although no injuries were a spokesman said damage was done to Many Yards and the areas of Pavia and Imler were also hit according to other damage at the Moon Lite driven May reach in the Earl morning hours of someone removed two signs from the theater Entrance and put them removed letters from the marquee and stones from the base of the and pushed Over 18 speaker state police said the victim of the Snake Spring township vandalism was mid a racing Type bicycle was overnight someone removed the Bike from the Queen Yard of Deborah the Bike was described As a Kent 9 Chrome with Black seat and Chain state police Are seek ing information about the july 1987 Mother nature put on a spectacular Light show tuesday Between 9 and 11 the sky Southeast of the Everett area was punctuated by Bright streaks of the Moon and stars were visible and no Thunder was heard locally the storm by one report was said to be North of George and Cathy Thomas of Everett re 3 watched the show with much fascination for about Iofe hours from their Home in they Thomas likened it to a fireworks with much More than the usual amount of horizontal it was but it was so so Bright she the skies just lit up with a Bright her husband said it reminded him of an artillery barrage from a Dis Tant military crimes were double the number of accidents last state police reported that they investigated 169 crimes and 81 traffic accidents in Bedford county during ninety of the offences were cleared and 90 arrests with Worth of stolen property in the 41 people were injured and one person was there were seven hit run accidents troopers also issued 875 traffic citations and 184 written warnings they assisted 37 motorists and made six drunk driving state police cited three persons for retail the incidents happened on two Days last month at the Bedford Plaza Murphys Mart police said the arrests came after shoplifting was spotted by a store Detec the citations were issued to Aaron and Linda both of new Enterprise re and to Audrey of first an arrest is pending in a Hyndman criminal someone broke a window in a building owned by Mary Smith of state police said the loss in the incident tuesday was set at theft and mischief occurred at the Terrace the occupants of a said to be from West broke a chair valued at according to state two towels Worth were the incident was reported monday july 1987 Bedford boroughs barricades Are a Motorist recently won a traffic Case after he was cited for driving around one of the Sawhorse Type supposedly because they we rent that set off a sizzling response from Bedford mayor Jim Edwards at Council meeting this Edwards said thursday that he has been informed by District Justice Cyril Bingham that the barricades Are a Legal but that they should be painted to say do not those words have now been stencilled on the barricades they Are thoroughly Legal and will be put Back in service Fri Day night to Cut Down on lat night Hyndman firefighters assisted at two House fires late Hyndman was called wednesday at to assist firefighters at the Don Hansrote which was fully engulfed when firemen fire chief Jim Williams said it was speculated that a fan May have caused the fire that destroyed the Home while the family was at firefighters from Corriganville and Lavale also assisted at the the second Call came in about an hour after the fire of unknown origin destroyed the farmhouse of Margaret Lewis of kennels Mill Hyndman assisted Wellersburg at the scene until 2 during the second Hyndman fireman Kevin Spiker was overcome by smoke and heat and was taken by the Hyndman area Rescue squad to a Cumberland Hospital where he was treated and Bedford police Are investigating a july 2 criminal a South Richard Street Mary was the victim of several incidents in the Early hours of that Borough police said so Meone moved Lawn furniture from the front Yard into the intersection of Huntingdon Avenue and Somerset Avenue behind Neptune then threw a Rock that broke her bedroom later is was discovered that other rocks had apparently been thrown at a living room damaging the Glass and while searching for the vandals that police said they found several stones pushed Over in the nearby presbyterian As Well As trash cans upset on South Juliana and East Penn an alleged assault on a Small child is under authorities confirmed that Over the a child about 8 months old apparently was the victim of an assault in its Home in the Breezewood the incident has caused substantial no charges have been filed the baby and a sibling about 2 years old have been placed in the care of other july 1987 Shawnee Valley ambulance ser vice has received two the loan from the Pennsylvania emergency management Agency through the Volunteer loan assistance program amounts to the Loans were announced by Robert Jubelirer and Dick a loan will be used toward Purchase of a 1987 Sentinel Type ii Shawnee has made a Deposit on the ambulance and has started its annual fund drive to help pay for the the second loan of will be used to buy accessories and communications Pema provides the Low interest Loans to Volunteer fire and ambulance services to assist in Pur chases vehicles and lifesaving Loans also Are used to finance building renovation or construction to House Volunteer ser one car caused a parked car Chain Barbara of Everett re 3 suffered minor injuries but refused treatment in the thursday afternoon Accident East of state police said Hollar lost control of her West hound car and it ran off the North Side of route hitting the Fence at the Eye Breeze Auto sales her car hit a car parked in the pushing the second car into a third car and the third car into a fourth there was moderate damage to Hollars vehicle acid the 1984 Cougar she hit the other cars sustained minor

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