Gustav Blum
(1857-1941)
Louisa Eckart
(1853-1936)
Louis Frank Schnee
(1882-1946)
Eugenia M. Blum
(1889-1940)
Katherine Louise Schnee
(1914-1970)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Kenneth Thompson Beecher

Katherine Louise Schnee 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

  • Born: 26 Sep 1914, Swissvale, Allegheny, PA 1 2 4 5 7
  • Marriage (1): Kenneth Thompson Beecher on 12 Jun 1943 in Swissvale, Allegheny, PA 1
  • Died: 26 Sep 1970, Connellsville, Fayette, PA at age 56 2 4 5 7
  • Buried: 30 Sep 1970, Connellsville: Green Ridge Memorial Park, Fayette, PA 2 7

   FamilySearch ID: LXM1-NLM.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Residence: in 1944 in Connellsville, Fayette, PA. 4

2. Census in 1950 in Connellsville, Fayette, PA. 8 The 1950 census recorded at 1117 Oak Street: Kenneth T. Beecher, chemist in distillery, 34, living with wife Katherine, 35; Kaye N., 4; and Jean A., 2. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania.

3. Cause of Death: Katherine died at Connellsville State General Hospital from colon cancer, 26 Sep 1970, Connellsville, Fayette, PA. 7

4. Occupation: school teacher on 26 Sep 1970 in Connellsville, Fayette, PA. 7

5. Residence: 1117 Oak St., Connellsville, PA 15425 on 26 Sep 1970 in Connellsville, Fayette, PA. 7

6. Obituary: Daily Courier: obituary of Mrs. Kenneth Beecher on 28 Sep 1970 in Connellsville, Fayette, PA. 4 Mrs. Katherine S. Beecher of 1117 Oak St., Connellsville, died at 6:05 p.m. Saturday in Connellsville State General Hospital after an extended illness.
She was born in Swissvale, a duaghter of the late Louis F. and Eugenia Blum Schnee, and had been a residen tof Connellsville since 1944. She was graduated from swissvale High School and the University of Pittsburgh.
She was a leader in Southmoreland and Alverton elementary schools, a member of the PSEA, Beta Phi Alpha Sorority of Pitt, member and past president of Wakefield Culture Club, member of Connellsville Chapter 247, Order of Eastern Star, Connellsville State General Hospital Ladies Auxiliary, had served on the Adult Advisory Board of Connellsville Youth Center, a member of Trinity Lutheran Church and Katherine VonBora Class and an advisor for Luther League.
Surviving are her husband, Kenneth T.; three daughters, Kaye Louise of Hanover, Jean Anne of Johnstown and Virginia Lauretta, a student at Slippery Rock State College.


Katherine married Kenneth Thompson Beecher, son of Thompson Walker Beecher and Anna Pearl Kiehl, on 12 Jun 1943 in Swissvale, Allegheny, PA.1 (Kenneth Thompson Beecher was born on 1 Aug 1916 in , , PA,1 9 10 11 died in Aug 1978 in Connellsville, Fayette, PA 10 11 and was buried in Connellsville: Green Ridge Memorial Park, Fayette, PA 10.)


Sources


1 FamilySearch.org, Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885 - 1950, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VFWM-4PC Anna Keihl Beecher in entry for Kenneth Thompson Beecher and Katherine Louise Schnee, 12 Jun 1943; citing Swissvale, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, cn 7352.

2 Billion Graves (http://www.BillionGraves.com), http://billiongraves.com/pages/record/KatherineSBeecher/4310410.

3 Daily Courier, Connelsville, Fayette County, Pennsylvania, 30 Jun 1971, page 8. Engagement of Kaye L. Beecher.

4 Daily Courier, Connelsville, Fayette County, Pennsylvania, 28 Sep 1970, page 19. Obituary of Mrs. Kenneth Beecher.

5 U.S. Social Security Death Index, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JB1K-N2L Katherine Beecher, Sep 1970.

6 LNP Always Lancaster (Lancaster, Pennsylvania https://lancasteronline.com/), https://lancasteronline.com/obituaries/kaye-louise-spiese/article_4f9e8e18-2324-51e8-a976-2785810690e3.html Obituary of Kaye Louise Spiese.

7 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania, U.S., Death Certificates, 1906-1968 (Original data: Pennsylvania (State). Death certificates. Records of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Record Group 11. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.), Certificate Number 088541 70, Katherine S Beecher b. 26 Nov 1914 d. 26 Sep 1970 father Louis F Schnee mother Eugenia Blum spouse Kenneth T Beecher.

8 "1950 United States Census," https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:6X19-ZGTM Kenneth T Beecher Connellsville PA.

9 1920 United States Census, Year: 1920; Census Place: Pittsburgh Ward 12, Allegheny, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1521; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 504; Image: 747.

10 Billion Graves (http://www.BillionGraves.com), http://billiongraves.com/pages/record/KennethTBeecher/4310408.

11 U.S. Social Security Death Index, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/J29S-SZK Kenneth Beecher, August 1978; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).



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