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Mrs. Aaron Bright. Mrs. Mary A. Bright (nee Gehrls, widow of Aaron Bright, of Harris - burg, aged 72 years, died suddenly shortly after 9 o'clock Monday, at the home of her niece, Mrs. Elmer C Smith, 331 North Second street. this city. , . She had been visiting relatives In this city for three weeks, and was spending several days with her niece. She retired in apparently good health. About 9 o'clock she was seized with apoplexy and passed away several minutes later. She was 'born in .Heading and for a time lived here, After the close of the Civil War, in which her husband served, they re moved to Lebanon, and three years ago she went to live with . her son Grant U. Bright, at Harrisburg. She leaves one son, a brother, Howard Gehrls and a sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Khelnhart, Lebanon. She will be buried from the home of her niece, She was a member of the Lutheran denomination.