Altoona Mirror 27 October 1923
I THOMAS PAINTER DIES 1 \ <\i \ n is AT AGE OF 83 YEARS Tliomaa Painter, n veterun of the Civil war and 0110 of tlio few surviving liis lioino, ir.ir, FonrieetUli street, of a 1 enini»lu-tition of diseases, following u ' tu'o-vear illness. -JU- \viia iigcd" SIl j lie was a native of Franklin count v where he was born April -1, 18ii>. H« was niarric<l Dec. 27, ISiitl, to Miss Laura Swart?.. He served two enlistments in the Civil vnir. being honorably disehar-jed in IShY-. lie was a niemher of the Methodist Kpiseonnl chinch. Vonntila Idd^'e of Odd Fellows and the l.'nion Veteran i Legion. vivim: ;iro, Frank 1>, of Ma^ilon, O. SurviviiiL' also are tin- fullowing brothfrs: Harry nf Altomia, Stewart ot" I-ake City. Cal.'; Samuel of l'itt*bnr"h and (icorjie of MO^K drove, I'a. The funeral will be held from the family home at - o'cloi'k 'I'neMlay , | ;i fU'rnoon, with in( ermeiiL in Fairvtcvs 1 ', cemetery. Tlie frieiuls nf llic-. family ! Aland two ni " [ s i n , u ^ t s that H.I\\>TS be omitted.