Grace Mildred Hafer1,2,3

F, (30 January 1913 - 20 November 1965)
     Grace Mildred Hafer was born on 30 January 1913 at Newberry, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania.4,1 She was the daughter of Walter Henry Hafer and Margaret Elizabeth Roller.5 Grace Mildred Hafer married, at age 21, James Lloyd Sholder, age 21, son of Frederick Sholder and Matilda Helen Miller, on Saturday, 23 June 1934 at Evangelical United Brethren Church, Newberry, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, by the Reverend Benjamin Griffin Hoffman.2,3 Grace Mildred Hafer died on 20 November 1965 at Old Lycoming Township, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, at age 52 years, 9 months and 21 days. She died of cancer.2,1,4 She was buried on 24 November 1965 in the Buchanan Baptist Church Cemetery, located in Old Lycoming Township, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania. The funeral service was officiated by Reverend William M. Birdsall.1,2,4
     Grace Mildred Hafer appears in a 25th wedding anniversary portrait in 1959.

Children of Grace Mildred Hafer and James Lloyd Sholder

Last Edited=18 Mar 2010

Citations

  1. [S872] Memorial card from the funeral of Grace Sholder at Buchanan Cemetery. Knight Funeral Home, in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, 20 November 1965. The original was given to the author, on 1 June 1999 by Donna [Edler] Sayah. The original card came from Donna's mother Johanna [Weiss] Edler (1915-1999) and was a part of her collection of personal memorabilia that she had collected throughout her lifetime. Kevin Leonard Sholder, Dayton, Ohio, USA.
  2. [S1298] Mrs. James Sholder obituary, undated clipping from an unidentified newspaper presumably from a local paper in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, November 1965. The original article was from a scrapbook of personal memorabilia compiled by Johanna (Weiss) Edler (1915-1999) through out her life. Viewed in the home of her daughter Donna (Edler) Sayah on 1 June 1999, by Kevin Sholder. Donna Lee Edler, Montoursville, Pennsylvania, USA.
  3. [S1299] Mr., Mrs. Sholder To Observe 30th Annivarsary, undated clipping from an unidentified newspaper presumably from a local paper in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, June 1964. The original article was from a scrapbook of personal memorabilia compiled by Johanna (Weiss) Edler (1915-1999) through out her life. Viewed in the home of her daughter Donna (Edler) Sayah on 1 June 1999, by Kevin Sholder. Donna Lee Edler, Montoursville, Pennsylvania, USA.
  4. [S213] Buchanan Baptist Church Cemetery (Williamsport, Pennsylvania), Grace M. and James L. Sholder marker; photographed by Kevin Sholder, in March 2002.
  5. [S875] Walter H. Hafer obituary, undated clipping from an unidentified newspaper presumably from a local paper in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, 10 July 1964. The original article was from a scrapbook of personal memorabilia compiled by Lena (Hafer) Bower (1915-1998). Viewed at her home, RD #5 (now Bower Road), Williamsport, PA in September of 1993, by Kevin Sholder. The scrapbook that contains this article is now owned by her daughter. Phyllis Jane Bower, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, USA.