1880 - 1954 (74 years)
||Bertram A. King |
||14 Jul 1880
||Conneautville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA
||27 Jul 1954
||Conneaut Lake, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA
- cause of death: lung cancer, acute myocarditis
- from a scrapbook at the Linesville Historical Society:
Bert King, Ex-sheriff Dies at 74
Bert A. King, 74, former sheriff of Crawford County, died at his home at RD 2, Conneaut Lake at 10 a.m. yesterday after a long illness.
King served as sheriff from 1942 to 1946 and previous to his election had served as deputy under the late Harry Smith of Titusville.
A farmer at Shermansville, King was interested especially in sheep-raising and served as chairman of the sheep deparment of the Crawford County Fair for several years.
He had worked for the local American Viscose Corp. plant in the storeroom on three different tours of duty dating from Dec. 3, 1929, to March 31, 1939.
He was a member of Shermansville Methodist Church, Hartstown Grange, and the Pennsylvania Sheriffs Assn.
Surviving are his widow, Bertha, and the following children: Mrs. Norma Moats, Linesville; Mrs. Jessie Cotton, Littles Corners; Mrs. Mildred Dear, Pittsburgh; Mrs. Hilda Smith, Meadville; Mrs. Frieda Herscher, Linesville; Mrs. Gladys Hickernell, Meadville; Bertram, RD 2, Conneaut Lake; George, Albion; and Howard, Linesville, 24 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Friends may call at the Rhodes Funeral Home, Conneaut Lake, today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 10 p.m. and Friday until noon.
Services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at Shermansville Methodist Church, with interment following at Linesville
||Pennsylvania Death Certificate
Bertram A. King
||30 Jul 1954
||Linesville Cemetery, Linesville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA
- Section S, Lot 515, Grave 6
||15 Aug 2015 |
||Bertha Alice Pickens, b. 14 Jul 1880, d. 31 May 1965, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA (Age 84 years) |
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| ||6. Norma E. King|
|+||7. Hilda Marie King, b. 3 Jan 1910, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA , d. 20 May 1977, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA (Age 67 years)|
| ||8. Bertram R. King, b. 4 Jul 1911, d. 13 Feb 1981, Greenville, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, USA (Age 69 years)|
| ||9. Gladys V. King, b. 7 Mar 1918, d. 1 Oct 1983, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA (Age 65 years)|
||15 Aug 2015 |
||Bertram A. King|
photo that appeared in the newspaper with his obituary