Monroe Berkheimer
(1871-1948)
Lillie Violette Doll
(1872-1952)
Clarence Sylvester Berkheimer
(1896-1974)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Esther Kate Beecher

Clarence Sylvester Berkheimer 1 2 3 4

  • Born: 22 May 1896, York, York, PA 1 2 4
  • Marriage (1): Esther Kate Beecher on 1 Sep 1921 in York, York, PA 1
  • Died: 30 Apr 1974, York, York, PA at age 77 1 2 4
  • Buried: 3 May 1974, York: Prospect Hill Cemetery, York, PA 1 4

   FamilySearch ID: LHG7-5DT.

  Noted events in his life were:

1. Newspaper: Evening Sun: Beecher Family Meets, 24 Aug 1948, Hanover, York, PA. 5 The Beecher reunion was held Sunday at Young's park. A basket lunch was served. Officers were elected for the coming year as follows: President, Edward Beecher, York; secretary, Mrs. Esther Stetter, Hanover, and treasurer, Clarence Berkheimer, York.

2. Newspaper: Harrisburg Evening News: Beecher Renuion, 26 Aug 1948, Harrisburg, Dauphin, PA. 6 Mrs. and Mrs. Charles Pechart and children, and Edward Beecher, all of Harrisburg, attended the annual Beecher reunion Sunday at Young's Woods, Hanover.
Officers elected were Edward Beecher, York, president; Mrs. Esther Stetter, Hanover, secretary, and Clarence Berkheimer, York, treasurer.
Other attending the reunion included: Mr. and Mrs. Charles Rodabaugh, Mr. and Mrs. Merle Beecher and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Leon Pechart and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Leon Wagner and children, Mr. and Mrs. Ira Kraft, Mr. and Mrs. George Kraft and son, Mr. and Mrs. Sherman Ruth, Mr. and Mrs. Edward Ruth and children, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Berkheimer and children, Mr. and Mrs. John Gable, Mr. and Mrs. Merle Kopp, Mr. and Mrs. Edward Beecher, Mr. and Mrs. James Frigm, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Myers, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Myers, Mr. and Mrs. George Hoffman, Mr. and Mrs. Donald Hoffman and children, and Mr. and Mrs. Woodrow Stetter and children.

3. Newspaper: Evening Sun: Beecher Family Reunion, 6 Jun 1949, Hanover, York, PA. 7 Edward S. Beecher, York, was elected president at the second annual Beecher reunion held Sunday at Christ church grove, Littlestown. Other officers elected were Secretary, Esther H. Stetter, Hanover; treasurer, C. S. Berkheimer, York, and historian, Harold Beecher, Dickinson. Approximately 115 persons attended the reunion.

4. Obituary: York Daily Record: obituary of Clarence S. Berkheimer on 2 May 1974 in York, York, PA. 4 Clarence S. Berkheimer, 77, husband of Esther K. Beecher Berkheimer, 1783 Bannister St., died at 10:30 p.m. Tuesday in York Hospital.
He was born in York County, son of the late Monroe and Lillie Doll Berkheimer and was an Army veteran of World War I. He was a member of St. James Lutheran Church; West York Post, 8951, VFW, and POS of A.
In addition to his widow, he leaves a son, Dale B. Berkheimer, Leola; a foster son, Jerry B. Weaver, at home; two grandchildren; two brothers, Howard Berkheimer, 2340 Croll School Road and Clare Berkheimer, Dover RD 4, and two sisters, Mrs. George Glessner, 29 N. Oxford St., and Ada Berkheimer, 225 N. Williams St.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at the Robert F. Koller Funeral Home, 2000 W. Market St. His pastor, the Rev. Robert K. Shaull, will officiate. Burial will be in Prospect Hill Cemetery.
The family suggests memorial contributions to the York County Cancer Society.


Clarence married Esther Kate Beecher, daughter of Edward F. Beecher and Lovie Alice Stambaugh, on 1 Sep 1921 in York, York, PA.1 (Esther Kate Beecher was born on 6 Jul 1900 in Spring Grove, York, PA,8 9 10 died on 7 Nov 1977 in York, York, PA 8 9 10 and was buried on 10 Nov 1977 in York: Prospect Hill Cemetery, York, PA 8 10.)


Sources


1 Mid-Atlantic Roots Network (FamilyHart, http://midatlantic.rootsweb.ancestry.com/), http://midatlantic.rootsweb.ancestry.com/database/d0008/g0000000.htm#I634231.

2 U.S. Social Security Death Index, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VMR8-Q3X Clarence Berkheimer, April 1974; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).

3 York Daily Record (York, PA), 22 Jun 1972, page 8. Obituary of Edward S. Beecher.

4 York Daily Record (York, PA), 2 May 1974, page 15. Obituary of Clarence S. Berkheimer.

5 The Evening Sun (Hanover, Pennsylvania) (Hanover, York, Pennsylvania.), 24 Aug 1948, page 1.

6 Harrisburg Evening News, Harrisburg, PA, 26 Aug 1948, Beecher Reunion.

7 The Evening Sun (Hanover, Pennsylvania) (Hanover, York, Pennsylvania.), 6 Jun 1949, page 4. Beecher Family Names Officers.

8 Mid-Atlantic Roots Network (FamilyHart, http://midatlantic.rootsweb.ancestry.com/), http://midatlantic.rootsweb.ancestry.com/database/d0100/g0000001.htm#I634227.

9 U.S. Social Security Death Index, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/J2Q1-HMR Esther Berkheimer, November 1977; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).

10 York Daily Record (York, PA), 8 Nov 1977, page 13. Obituary of Mrs. Esther B. Berkheimer.



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