Clipped From Harrisburg Telegraph
cen of the 160 1910. of HENRV flfflWAKE DIES Father of Prof. Howard It. Omwake, or Harrisburg Academy Faculty, Passes Away at Greencastlo Special to I .a Telegraph. Greeneastle, Jan. 5. Ex - County Commissioner Henry Omwake died at his home in this place at 2 o'clock yesterday afternon. He had been in failing health for some time. Mr. Omwake was born December 6, 1830. He is survived by his widow and these children: John O., a prominent business man of Cincinnati and New York; W. T., Waynesboro, attor - ney - at - law, president of the People's National bank, the Waynesboro Water company and Green Hill Cemetery association and a director In other local corporations; Miss Katherine, - - at home; Augustus B., Washington, formerly of this place; J. Edward, of the grain and warehouse firm of J. A. Diehl & Co., Chambersburg; Jere S., Shippensburg, an attorney - at - law; Dr. George L., vice president of .Ursinus college; Chalmers P., Shady Grove, head of the Greeneastle Elevator company, and Prof. Howard R., of the faculty of the Harrisburg Academy. detectives, were groundless.