Clipped From Harrisburg Telegraph
Businessman Dies Bellefonte, Nov. 12. Edwin F. Garman, 85, one of Bellefonte's oldest retired businessmen, died Saturday after an illness of about a year. Mr. Garman conducted a variety store here since a young man. He returned five years ago.. As a young man he was employed in a store then located in the section of Bellefonte known as the famous: Strichnine Corner and later he was associated with his father in a store known as Daniel Garman and Son. At the time he retired he conducted a store for many years on West High street. Born in Lock Haven, he was the son of Daniel and Louise Schroyer Garman. His wife, the former Emma Lmgle, preceded him . in death. Two sisters, Mrs. Isaac Maitland, of Williamsport, and Mrs. Rebecca Cruse, of Belle fonte, and one brother, Robert Garman, of Tyrone, survive. He was a member or tne episcopal Church.