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Sarah Risser (Herr)

Birthdate:
Death: June 08, 1923 (63)
Place of Burial: Elizabethtown, Lancaster, PA, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Abraham Herr and Anna (Nancy) Herr
Wife of Peter S Risser
Mother of Abner H. Risser and Lillian Ebersole
Sister of Catherine Risser; Anna Reider Shenk; Reverend John R Herr; Abraham Reider Herr; George Reider Herr and 6 others

Managed by: Jim Wile
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About Sarah Risser

Risser.--Sarah Herr Risser, wife of Deacon Peter Risser, was born Aug. 5, 1859; died June 8, 1923; aged 63 y. 10 m. 3 d. She leaves to mourn her departure her husband, 1 son, Abner, 1 daughter, Lillian Ebersole, and 1 foster daughter, Mary Rutt, 2 grandchildren, and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was a faithful member of the Mennonite Church from her youth. She was much interested in church activities, especially the Sunday school and sewing circles. She will be greatly missed but we know our loss is her eternal gain. Funeral services were held on June 12, at the Elizabethtown Church, conducted by Bros. Ira Miller, John Landis, Simon Landis, and Noah W. Risser. Text, Rev. 14:13."

-Gospel Herald - Volume XVI, Number 13 - June 28, 1923 -- page 271

Risser.--Sarah Herr Risser, wife of Deacon Peter Risser, was born Aug. 5, 1859; died June 8, 1923; aged 63 y. 10 m. 3 d. She leaves to mourn her departure her husband, 1 son, Abner, 1 daughter, Lillian Ebersole, and 1 foster daughter, Mary Rutt, 2 grandchildren, and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was a faithful member of the Mennonite Church from her youth. She was much interested in church activities, especially the Sunday school and sewing circles. She will be greatly missed but we know our loss is her eternal gain. Funeral services were held on June 12, at the Elizabethtown Church, conducted by Bros. Ira Miller, John Landis, Simon Landis, and Noah W. Risser. Text, Rev. 14:13."

-Gospel Herald - Volume XVI, Number 13 - June 28, 1923 -- page 271
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Sarah Risser's Timeline

1859
August 5, 1859
1886
October 21, 1886
Age 27
Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania
1887
October 13, 1887
Age 28
Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States
1923
June 8, 1923
Age 63
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Elizabethtown, Lancaster, PA, United States