James Erdman Obituary (daughter Ruth Erdman Yingst) img 5509789
• James A. Erdman James A. Erdman, husband of Mazie Bowman Erdman, 711 N. Third Ave., died this morning in the Hershey Medical Center. He was 86. Born in Pittman, Schuylkill County, he was a son of the late William and Emma Jane Snyder Erdman. He was a retired Navy inspector, He made and installed wrought iron rauings in Lebanon County County and was a former foreman of the spike and nut department of the Wrought Iron Co., of Lebanon. He was a member of Covenant United Methodist Church, and F and AM. Mt. Olivet Lodge 704. In addition to his widow he is survived by two children, Frederick J. and Mrs. Ruth Yingst, both oT Lebanon; six grandchildren; two great- grandchildren; three sisters, Mrs. Lottie Feeman, Pittsburgh; Mrs. Florence Lowry and Iva Erdman, both of Lebanon; two brothers, William and Charles, both of Lebanon, and several nieces and nephews.