Weitzel, Martha 1

Birth Name Weitzel, Martha
Gender female
Age at Death 91 years, 8 months, 26 days


H. Martha Schonour, 91, of Reinholds RD 2, died Sunday morning in the Duke Convalescent Center, Lancaster, where she had resided two months.
She was the widow of Charles S. Schonour.
Born in Spring Township, she was a daughter of the late Riley and Mary (Ritchie) Weitzel.
She was a member of Wyomissing United Church of Christ, Gouglersville.
She was the owner and operator of the former Black Horse Hotel, near Reinholds, for more than 30 years before retiring in 1968.
Surviving are a daughter, L. Esther, wife of Lawrence J. Hirneisen, Reinholds RD 2, and six grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, and 10 great-great-grandchildren.
Also a sister, Edna, widow of John Schuman, Gouglersville, and a brother, Paul Weitzel, Mohnton.
The Lamm and Witman Funeral Home, Wernersville, is in charge of arrangements.


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 18 October 1894 Spring Twp., Berks Co., Pennsylvania, United States of America    
Death 13 July 1986 Reinholds, Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania, United States of America    


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Weitzel, Riley A.5 October 186420 April 1937
Mother Ritchie, Mary Ellen Hatt16 November 18703 July 1939
         Weitzel, Martha 18 October 1894 13 July 1986
    Sister     Weitzel, Ursula 22 January 1897 18 January 1954

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