Wolf, Harry obit 2

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Wolf, Harry obit 2 - Wolf Harry Wolf, one of Shippensburg's...
Wolf Harry Wolf, one of Shippensburg's well-known citizens, passed away at his home, 115 West King street, Sunday morning at 4:45 o'clock. Mr. Wolf suffered two strokes on Thursday, which were the cause of his death. He was born near Mont Alto, Franklin county, a son of William and Mary Elizabeth Wolf, and was aged 72 years. , His wife, who was Miss Eliza Alice Beck, died about three years ago. He was a member of the Church of God, I. O. O. F., and Val-ley Encampment. Mr. Wolf came to Shippensburg from Boiling Springs in 1876, and was employed as a blacksmith by the late Samuel Harris, and later entered into partnership with John Moucrs, retiring about 10 years ago. He was appointed Burgess of Shippensburg, by Judge Biddle and served in) that capacity the past three years. He also served as councilman for four terms, two of which he was president of Council. He was a member of the I. O. O. F. for over 51 years and in that time attended all initiations. Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Grace Wolf Grove and Miss Mary Elizabeth Wolf, both at home, and four brothers, William Wolf, of Carlisle; John Wolf, of Hays Grove; Lloyd Wolf, of Coatesville, and Dallas Wolf, of Harrisburg. Funeral services with his pastor, Rev. II. R. Lobb officiating, were held from his late home on Wednesday afternoon at 3 o'clock. The service was in charge of the I. O. 0. F., and interment made in Spring Hill cemetery.

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  1. The Chronicle,
  2. 27 Aug 1925, Thu,
  3. Page 2

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