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WARSING, Esther May (Miss)

    Johnstown Tribune, 8 Oct 1940, Contributed by William Hearn

Name:   WARSING, Esther May (Miss)
Death Date:   7 Oct 1940
Age:   51
Birth Date:   28 May 1889
Parents:   Thomas & Harriet (Rowland) Warsing
Survived by:   Brother - George; sister - Mrs. Dora Berkebile; 6 nephews
Buried:   Grandview Cemetery
Newspaper:   Johnstown Tribune
Obituary Date:   8 Oct 1940
Contributed by:   William Hearn

Was Born in Morrellville Three Days Before Flood of 1889

Miss Esther May Warsing, 51, of 183 Stone Street died at 9 o'clock last evening in Mercy Hospital, where she had been a patient since last Thursday. She had been suffering of a complication of ailments for several months, but her condition did not become serious until about a week ago.

She was born in Morrellville on May 28, 1990, three days before the great flood of that year. She was a daughter of Thomas and Harriet (Rowland) Warsing, and was a lifelong resident of the Twentieth Ward. Surviving are a brother, George Warsing of 232 Lincoln Street, a sister, Mrs. Dora Berkebile of 183 Stone Street, and one six nephews.

Miss Warsing was a member of the Garfield Street Evangelical Church, where funeral services will be conducted Friday afternoon by Rev. Robert R. Doverspike, pastor, and Rev. J. Edgar Walter, formerly a pastor of that congregation and now located at the Conemaugh Evangelical Church. Interment in Grandview Cemetery will be directed by the John Henderson Company.


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