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Lebanon Daily News, Lebanon, Pa., Friday, May 26, 1967 6th Kreiser Grad Ono Girl To Continue Family Tradition With Graduation From LVC } When Ellen Pauline Kreiser, Ono, is graduated! from Lebanon Valley College on June 4, she will bej the sixth member of her immediate family to bsconie i an alumnus of the Annville school. i "And the last one for a while," she says, "for I'm the youngest." Ellen has majored in biology and is a member of the honorary society in that field, Beta Beta Beta. The last four years have been very busy ones for her as, she worked part-time to pay her college expenses. Although Although she hopes to do graduate work eventually, for the present she is seeking a job in industry. The Kreisers have compiled a distinguished academic record at Lebanon Valley. All six of W. them have been science *tu- was dents> f our j a chemistry and that the O-Yes Hotel was conceived conceived afterward,) , The father of this outstanding family died last year. For two in biology. Two of them al-jthirty years he was an agent iwo HI uiuiug.v. i >vu ui u,,= ,,. «•- uiuiy yeai» IIG \vcts an a K cin ready have their Ph . D . Q egrees!, or {he Prude ntial Insurance jn bio . cnem i Sll -y. jCompany, but he was a country at It started with Elizabeth who:school teacher in his younger rs -|g ra duated in 1944 and went onldays. late to earn her Pn D . j n bio-chem- ed active Ad- After his retirement from „. . , istry at the University of Cm- insurance business m 1961, he cinnati; she and her husband, Dr. John Weisberger, now work as a team in cancer research taught for four years in a one room school in Lancaster County. County. His pupils were mostly Men- for the National Institute oflnonite children and many of tion Mr. 305 Health in Bethesda, Md. Edith, 1946, d i d graduate work in chemistry at Purdue, but was diverted into mother. UUli >V Cl 3 V1IVC11CVA 4.1* vr* Jiiuvii^fc d fa one f the Boilermak . *snrt and the in ers and is now busy raising eight children. Her husband, James H. Probus, is an electrical electrical engineer »nd is currently working at the Pentagon in Washington, D. C. Wesley, 1949, is now a chemist chemist for American Urethane Inc. in Chicago, Illinois. Thomas H., 1958, earned his Ph.D. in biochemistry biochemistry from the University of Nebraska and is working for Miles Laboratories in Elkhart, Ind. Alfred J., 1961, is an officer officer in the U.S. Navy. Lebanon County can be proud of the Kreisers from Ono, the little hamlet on old Route 22 whose name brings a smile to the incredulous visitor. (It was the first graders spoke only the Pennsylvania Dutch they had learned at home. Kreiser's knowledge of that dialect proved to be indispensible as he taught them English. essa tries Mrs. Amy Kreiser, nee Snave- My by of mul- _.. o but the name was changed be- also a graduate of L.V.C. ly, is now head of the family. The eldest of nine children, she saw six of her brothers and sisters sisters attend Lebanon Valley College. College. They were: Lottie, who graduated in 1926, now a teacher teacher in the Northern Lebanon Schools; Harry T., 1931, an administrative administrative assistant in the Northern Bedford County Schools; Adam S., 1932, a supervising supervising principal in Lebanon County; Pauline, 1935, a librarian librarian in the Pennsylvania Department Department of Health and Public Welfare; Welfare; Marian, 1942, now Mrs. Paul Ellenberger, a housewife; and David P., 1952, a dentist in hia originally called Mt. N e b o, Palmyra. Mrs. David Snavely is n and Company at of was Sandel, To- that name Tales differ about proceedings at the town meeting meeting where the name "Ono" was chosen, but there is no doubt of /-111 J tt»»Cll"-*O Lebanon Valley College do es not consider this the end of the, story. So far, Mrs Amy Kreis-i er's ten sons and daughters| have presented her with 28 grandchildren! il,

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  1. Lebanon Daily News,
  2. 26 May 1967, Fri,
  3. Page 8

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