Isaac Francis Yeany1,2,3,4,5

M, b. February 25, 1921, d. July 23, 1997
FatherHarry Bracken Yeany6,7,5 b. December 12, 1884, d. November 5, 1978
MotherWilla May Whitehill6,7,5 b. November 24, 1888, d. November 5, 1975
     Isaac Francis Yeany was buried at Columbiana County Memorial Park, 16078 Irish Ridge Road, East Liverpool, Columbiana Co., Ohio.1,8 His Social Security Number was 159-24-0379.9 He married Maxine Helen Emerick.5 Isaac Francis Yeany was born on February 25, 1921 at Mayport, Clarion Co., Pennsylvania.1,2,3,9,4,8 He died on July 23, 1997 at East Liverpool, Columbiana Co., Ohio, at age 76.1,3,9,8

Census Records

1930Dwelling 233, District 27, Redbank, Clarion Co., Pennsylvania6
1940Dwelling 329, District 16-30, Redbank, Clarion Co., Pennsylvania7

Family

Maxine Helen Emerick b. June 23, 1924, d. September 17, 2004
Marriage*Isaac Francis Yeany married Maxine Helen Emerick.5 
Child

Citations

  1. [S9798] Columbiana County Memorial Park, Columbiana Co., OH, online www.findagrave.com.
  2. [S3706] 1926–1975, RG 147. The National Archives at Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia Records of the Selective Service System, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947.
  3. [S857] Ohio Department of Health, Ohio Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2018.
  4. [S4487] Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Pennsylvania, Veteran Compensation Applications, WWII, 1950.
  5. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S1405] National Cemetery Administration, U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006.
  9. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Esther Naomi Cordner

F, b. August 14, 1914, d. November 15, 1995
     Esther Naomi Cordner was buried at Lamphier Cemetery, Eldred, McKean Co., Pennsylvania.1 Her Social Security Number was 170-18-4224.2 Her married name was Yeany. She married John William Yeany, son of Harry Bracken Yeany and Willa May Whitehill. Esther Naomi Cordner was born on August 14, 1914 at Pennsylvania.1,3,2 She died on November 15, 1995 at Pennsylvania at age 81.1,2

Census Records

1940Dwelling 89, District 42-17, Bradford, McKean Co., Pennsylvania3

Family

John William Yeany b. April 30, 1909, d. July 20, 1992
Marriage*Esther Naomi Cordner married John William Yeany, son of Harry Bracken Yeany and Willa May Whitehill

Citations

  1. [S9794] Lamphier Cemetery, McKean Co., PA, online www.findagrave.com.
  2. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  3. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Andrew Bernard Aaron1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. April 19, 1897, d. October 26, 1984
     Andrew Bernard Aaron was buried at Saint Nicholas Cemetery, Crates, Clarion Co., Pennsylvania.1 His Social Security Number was 163-12-383.7 He was born on April 19, 1897 at Limestone, Clarion Co., Pennsylvania.3,4,5,7,6 He married Marie M. Yeany, daughter of Harry Bracken Yeany and Willa May Whitehill, circa 1928.2,8 Andrew Bernard Aaron died on October 26, 1984 at Pennsylvania at age 87.3,7

Census Records

1930Dwelling 249, District 17, Limestone, Clarion Co., Pennsylvania8
1940Dwelling 97, District 16-19, Limestone, Clarion Co., Pennsylvania9

Occupation

1940Farmer9

Family

Marie M. Yeany b. April 11, 1911, d. June 30, 1983
Marriage*Andrew Bernard Aaron married Marie M. Yeany, daughter of Harry Bracken Yeany and Willa May Whitehill, circa 1928.2,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S9625] Saint Nicholas Cemetery, Clarion Co., PA, online www.findagrave.com.
  2. [S9554] Goble Funeral Home & Crematory, online www.goblefh.net, From the Henry Wade Aaron obituary.
  3. [S2174] Bureau of Archives and History Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Pennsylvania Veterans Burial Cards, 1777-1999.
  4. [S8952] Unknown compiler, Pennsylvania, WWI Veterans Service and Compensation Files, 1917-1919, 1934-1948.
  5. [S3706] 1926–1975, RG 147. The National Archives at Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia Records of the Selective Service System, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947.
  6. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  11. [S4652] Record Group 11. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania Records of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1964.

Anastasia Marie Aaron1,2,3

F, b. May 25, 1929, d. August 23, 1997
FatherAndrew Bernard Aaron1,4,2,3 b. April 19, 1897, d. October 26, 1984
MotherMarie M. Yeany1,4,2,3 b. April 11, 1911, d. June 30, 1983
     Anastasia Marie Aaron was buried at Frost Cemetery, Pigeon, Forest Co., Pennsylvania.5 Her Social Security Number was 194-24-5439.3 She was born on May 25, 1929 at Limestone, Clarion Co., Pennsylvania.5,3 As of June 18, 1949,her married name was Caldwell.5 She married Edward J. Caldwell on June 18, 1949.5 Anastasia Marie Aaron died on August 23, 1997 at Pennsylvania at age 68.5,3,6

Census Records

1930Dwelling 249, District 17, Limestone, Clarion Co., Pennsylvania2
1940Dwelling 97, District 16-19, Limestone, Clarion Co., Pennsylvania4

Family

Edward J. Caldwell b. September 11, 1924, d. December 20, 1987
Marriage*Anastasia Marie Aaron married Edward J. Caldwell on June 18, 1949.5 

Citations

  1. [S9554] Goble Funeral Home & Crematory, online www.goblefh.net, From the Henry Wade Aaron obituary.
  2. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  4. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S9795] Frost Cemetery, Forest Co., PA, online www.findagrave.com.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Edward J. Caldwell1

M, b. September 11, 1924, d. December 20, 1987
     Edward J. Caldwell was buried at Frost Cemetery, Pigeon, Forest Co., Pennsylvania.1 His Social Security Number was 181-18-0378.2 He was born on September 11, 1924.1,2 He married Anastasia Marie Aaron, daughter of Andrew Bernard Aaron and Marie M. Yeany, on June 18, 1949.1 Edward J. Caldwell died on December 20, 1987 at Pennsylvania at age 63.1,2

Family

Anastasia Marie Aaron b. May 25, 1929, d. August 23, 1997
Marriage*He married Anastasia Marie Aaron, daughter of Andrew Bernard Aaron and Marie M. Yeany, on June 18, 1949.1 

Citations

  1. [S9795] Frost Cemetery, Forest Co., PA, online www.findagrave.com.
  2. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Harry Andrew Aaron1,2

M, b. November 20, 1930, d. August 21, 1937
FatherAndrew Bernard Aaron1 b. April 19, 1897, d. October 26, 1984
MotherMarie M. Yeany1 b. April 11, 1911, d. June 30, 1983
     Harry Andrew Aaron was buried at Saint Nicholas Cemetery, Crates, Clarion Co., Pennsylvania.1,2 He was born on November 20, 1930 at Limestone, Clarion Co., Pennsylvania.1 He died on August 21, 1937 at Limestone, Clarion Co., Pennsylvania, at age 6; Electricuted by lightning at his fathers' house.1

Citations

  1. [S4652] Record Group 11. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania Records of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1964.
  2. [S9625] Saint Nicholas Cemetery, Clarion Co., PA, online www.findagrave.com.

Mark Aaron1

M, b. December 7, 1931, d. December 7, 1931
FatherAndrew Bernard Aaron1 b. April 19, 1897, d. October 26, 1984
MotherMarie M. Yeany1 b. April 11, 1911, d. June 30, 1983
     Mark Aaron was buried at Saint Nicholas Cemetery, Crates, Clarion Co., Pennsylvania.1 He died on December 7, 1931 at Limestone, Clarion Co., Pennsylvania.1 He was born on December 7, 1931 at Limestone, Clarion Co., Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S4652] Record Group 11. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania Records of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1964.

Henry Wade "Hank" Aaron1

M, b. April 17, 1933, d. April 10, 2017
FatherAndrew Bernard Aaron1,2 b. April 19, 1897, d. October 26, 1984
MotherMarie M. Yeany1,2 b. April 11, 1911, d. June 30, 1983
     Henry Wade "Hank" Aaron Henry Wade "Hank" Aaron, of Shippenville, passed away on April 10, 2017 at home following an extended illness. He was 83 years of age. Born on April 17, 1933 in Oil City, he was the son of the late Andrew and Marie (Yeaney) Aaron. After he graduated from high school, he worked as an electrician and in several other trades. He retired from Knox Glass. On June 16, 1956 in Crates, Clarion County, he married the former Connie Willison, who survives. Hank enjoyed fishing, playing cards, square dancing with the Fiddle-A-Rounds and bicycling. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Clarion. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his son, Mark A. Aaron and wife Victoria, of McMurray, PA; his daughter, Sue Durante and husband David, of Hope Valley, RI; and grandchildren, Dana M. Aaron, of Brooklyn, NY, Christine N. Aaron, of Minneapolis, MN, and Lauren E. Durante & Lindsey C. Durante, both of Hope Valley, RI. He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Anastasia Caldwell. Arrangements are under the care of the Goble Funeral Home and Crematory in Clarion. Visitation will be held from 10 - 11 a.m. in the Gathering Area at the First United Methodist Church, 600 Wood Street, Clarion PA 16214. Funeral services will follow in the church sanctuary at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Arnie Rhodes, pastor emeritus, and Rev. Kevin R. Haley, pastor, officiating. Interment will be in the Squirrel Hill Cemetery, Porter Township, Clarion County.1 He was buried at Squirrel Hill Cemetery, New Bethlehem, Clarion Co., Pennsylvania.1 He was born on April 17, 1933 at Oil City, Venango Co., Pennsylvania.1 He married Connie Willison on June 16, 1956 at Crates, Clarion Co., Pennsylvania.1 Henry Wade "Hank" Aaron died on April 10, 2017 at Shippenville, Clarion Co., Pennsylvania, at age 83.1

Census Records

1940Dwelling 97, District 16-19, Limestone, Clarion Co., Pennsylvania2

Family

Connie Willison
Marriage*Henry Wade "Hank" Aaron married Connie Willison on June 16, 1956 at Crates, Clarion Co., Pennsylvania.1 
Children
  • Mark A. Aaron1
  • Sue Aaron1

Citations

  1. [S9554] Goble Funeral Home & Crematory, online www.goblefh.net, From the Henry Wade Aaron obituary.
  2. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Carlton Frederick Steele1,2,3

M, b. March 27, 1906, d. March 30, 1982
     Carlton Frederick Steele was buried at Zion Sigel Road Cemetery, Howe, Jefferson Co., Pennsylvania.4 His Social Security Number was 162-12-8628.5 He married Laura Edith Yeany, daughter of Harry Bracken Yeany and Willa May Whitehill.1,6 Carlton Frederick Steele was born on March 27, 1906 at Rose, Jefferson Co., Pennsylvania.4,2,5,3 He died on March 30, 1982 at Pennsylvania at age 76.1,4,5

Census Records

1940Dwelling 12, District 33-39, Rose, Jefferson Co., Pennsylvania7

Occupation

1940Dairy truck driver7

Family

Laura Edith Yeany b. April 27, 1912, d. August 11, 2001
Marriage*Carlton Frederick Steele married Laura Edith Yeany, daughter of Harry Bracken Yeany and Willa May Whitehill.1,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S3180] Centre Daily Times, From the Laura E. Steele obituary in the Aug 13, 2001 edition.
  2. [S3706] 1926–1975, RG 147. The National Archives at Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia Records of the Selective Service System, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947.
  3. [S5759] Record Group 11. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission Records of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Pennsylvania, Birth Certificates, 1906-1911.
  4. [S9796] Zion Sigel Road Cemetery, Jefferson Co., PA, online www.findagrave.com.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S9228] Beardsley Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., online www.beardsleyfuneralhome.com, From the Edith A. Ransel obituary.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  9. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the George Carlton Steele obituary.
  10. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Gordon Norman Steele1,2,3

M, b. November 27, 1935, d. June 23, 2000
FatherCarlton Frederick Steele1,4,5,6,3 b. March 27, 1906, d. March 30, 1982
MotherLaura Edith Yeany1,4,5,6,3 b. April 27, 1912, d. August 11, 2001
     Gordon Norman Steele was buried at Transfer Cemetery, Transfer, Mercer Co., Pennsylvania.2 His Social Security Number was 200-26-2567.7 He was born on November 27, 1935 at Brookville, Jefferson Co., Pennsylvania.7,2,3 He died on June 23, 2000 at Pennsylvania at age 64.7,2

Census Records

1940Dwelling 12, District 33-39, Rose, Jefferson Co., Pennsylvania4

Citations

  1. [S3180] Centre Daily Times, From the Laura E. Steele obituary in the Aug 13, 2001 edition.
  2. [S1405] National Cemetery Administration, U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006.
  3. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  4. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S9228] Beardsley Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., online www.beardsleyfuneralhome.com, From the Edith A. Ransel obituary.
  6. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the George Carlton Steele obituary.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Helen E. Benninger1,2

F, b. September 24, 1915, d. January 20, 2013
     Her Social Security Number was 167-24-8892.3 Helen E. Benninger was buried at Crown Hill Burial Park, 3966 Warren-Sharon Road, Vienna, Trumbull Co., Ohio.2,4 She was born on September 24, 1915 at Brookville, Jefferson Co., Pennsylvania.2,3 As of August 21, 1935,her married name was Yeany.1 She married Harry Bracken Yeany Jr., son of Harry Bracken Yeany and Willa May Whitehill, on August 21, 1935 at Salamanca, Cattaraugus Co., New York.1,2 Helen E. Benninger died on January 20, 2013 at West Salem Township, Mercer Co., Pennsylvania, at age 97.2,3 She Helen E. Yeany of Hermitage, passed away at 11:40 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013, in St. Paul's, West Salem Township. She was 97. Mrs. Yeany was born Sept. 24, 1915, in Brookville, Pa., to Cash and Clara White Benninger. Helen was a homemaker and worked for the former Sharon Store as a sales clerk. She enjoyed crocheting and volunteered at UPMC Horizon, Farrell. Surviving are: four daughters, Peg Garfoli, Greenville; Ann Gurney and her husband James, Hubbard; Arlene Stroup and her husband Dan, Warren, Pa; and Jean CinqMars, La Quinta, Calif; a son, Ronald Yeany and his wife Peggy, Greenville; two sisters, Ethel Fox, Bradford, Pa; and Irene Stromberg, Texas; four brothers, Clarence Benninger and his wife Joann, Bradford; Darrell Benninger and his wife Joyce, Henderson, Nev; and Burrell Benninger and his wife Donna, and Chuck Benninger, all Bradford; 13 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Her husband, Harry Yeany, whom she married Aug. 21, 1935, passed away Sept. 4, 1988. Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Katherine Ray; and two brothers, Jim and Harry Benninger. Burial: Crown Hill Burial Park, Vienna. on January 21, 2013.2

Census Records

1940Dwelling 173, District 42-23, Foster, McKean Co., Pennsylvania5

Family

Harry Bracken Yeany Jr. b. May 22, 1913, d. September 2, 1988
Marriage*Helen E. Benninger married Harry Bracken Yeany Jr., son of Harry Bracken Yeany and Willa May Whitehill, on August 21, 1935 at Salamanca, Cattaraugus Co., New York.1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S8278] New York State Department of Health, New York State, Marriage Index, 1881-1967.
  2. [S9572] Herald, The, From the Helen E. Yeany obituary in the Jan 21, 2013 edition.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S9797] Crown Hill Burial Park, Trumbull Co., OH, online www.findagrave.com.
  5. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S3011] Warren Times-Observer, From the Kathryn Arlean Stroup obituary in the Oct 21, 2017 edition.

Maxine Helen Emerick1,2

F, b. June 23, 1924, d. September 17, 2004
     Her Social Security Number was 201-12-2567.3 Maxine Helen Emerick was buried at Columbiana County Memorial Park, 16078 Irish Ridge Road, East Liverpool, Columbiana Co., Ohio.4 Her married name was Yeany.2 She married Isaac Francis Yeany, son of Harry Bracken Yeany and Willa May Whitehill.2 Maxine Helen Emerick was born on June 23, 1924 at Brookville, Jefferson Co., Pennsylvania.1,3,2 She died on September 17, 2004 at Ohio at age 80.1,3

Family

Isaac Francis Yeany b. February 25, 1921, d. July 23, 1997
Marriage*She married Isaac Francis Yeany, son of Harry Bracken Yeany and Willa May Whitehill.2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S857] Ohio Department of Health, Ohio Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2018.
  2. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S9798] Columbiana County Memorial Park, Columbiana Co., OH, online www.findagrave.com.

Edith Alice Steele1,2,3

F, b. October 9, 1931, d. March 14, 2003
FatherCarlton Frederick Steele1,4,3,5 b. March 27, 1906, d. March 30, 1982
MotherLaura Edith Yeany1,4,3,5 b. April 27, 1912, d. August 11, 2001
     Edith Alice Steele Edith A. Ransel, 71, of Clearfield died on Friday, March 14, 2003 at Clearfield Hospital. She was born on October 9, 1931 in Brookville, PA, a daughter of the late Carlton and Laura (Yeaney) Steele. Mrs. Ransel was employed as the receptionist for the late Dr. Russel A. Boykiw. She had also been employed by Sylvania Electric Products in Brookville. She was a member of St. Francis Catholic Church, Clearfield, the Altar and Rosary Society of the church, and was a member and past president of the Clearfield Women's Club. She is survived by her husband, Clyde A Ransel, Jr., whom she married October 27, 1951 in Sigel; four children, Randy P. Ransel, State College, Laurie Phillips and husband Al, Phoenixville, Andy L. Ransel and wife Margaret, Osceola Mills, Anita Sue Mead and husband Thomas Bushkill; three grandchildren,
Joshua and Alyse Phillips, Drew Mead; two brothers, George C. Steele, Leeper, Harry Lee Steele and wife Patricia, Brookville; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother Gordon Steele. Mass of Christian Burial will be said at St. Francis Catholic Church, Clearfield on Tuesday at 10:00 A.M. with Msgr. H. Desmond McGee, Jr. officiating. Interment will follow in the Calvary Cemetery, Clearfield.4 Her Social Security Number was 167-24-9145.3 She was buried at Calvary Cemetery, 1215 Park Avenue Extension, Clearfield, Clearfield Co., Pennsylvania.4 She was born on October 9, 1931 at Brookville, Jefferson Co., Pennsylvania.4,3 As of October 27, 1951,her married name was Ransel.4 She married Clyde A. Ransel Jr. on October 27, 1951 at Sigel, Jefferson Co., Pennsylvania.4 Edith Alice Steele died on March 14, 2003 at Clearfield, Clearfield Co., Pennsylvania, at age 71.4,2,3,6

Census Records

1940Dwelling 12, District 33-39, Rose, Jefferson Co., Pennsylvania1

Family

Clyde A. Ransel Jr. b. December 14, 1931, d. October 27, 2013
Marriage*Edith Alice Steele married Clyde A. Ransel Jr. on October 27, 1951 at Sigel, Jefferson Co., Pennsylvania.4 
Children
  • Randon P. "Randy" Ransel4,2
  • Laurel "Laurie" Ransel4,2
  • Andrew L. "Andy" Ransel4,2
  • Anita Sue Ransel4,2

Citations

  1. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S3115] Courier-Express, The, From the Clyde A. Ransel, Jr. obituary in the Oct 29, 2013 edition.
  3. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  4. [S9228] Beardsley Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., online www.beardsleyfuneralhome.com, From the Edith A. Ransel obituary.
  5. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the George Carlton Steele obituary.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

George Carlton Steele1,2,3,4,5

M, b. November 15, 1933, d. November 26, 2006
FatherCarlton Frederick Steele1,2,3,4,5 b. March 27, 1906, d. March 30, 1982
MotherLaura Edith Yeany1,2,3,4,5 b. April 27, 1912, d. August 11, 2001
     George Carlton Steele George Carlton Steele, 73, of Leeper, died Sunday afternoon, Nov. 26, 2006, at his home. Born Nov. 15, 1933, in Brookville, he was the son of the late Carlton F. and Laura E. Yeaney Steele. Mr. Steele served with the U.S. Marine Corps. He was a butcher working at numerous grocery stores in the area. Mr. Steele was a member of the American Legion in Clarion, the Masons and the NRA, and was a past member and chief of the Farmington Township Volunteer Fire Department. He enjoyed hunting and going to auctions. Surviving are his lifelong companion, Peg Bauer of Crown; three daughters, Vickie Doutt and husband, James, of Clarion, Lorie Jean Neeper and companion, Dave Austen, of Newfield, N.Y., and Rae Singer and husband, Tim, of Woodland; and a grandchild, Ryan Voland. He also is survived by a brother, Harry Lee Steele and wife, Pattie, of Brookville. In addition to his parents, Mr. Steele was preceded in death by a sister, Edith Ransel; and a brother, Gordon Steele.5 His Social Security Number was 208-26-5843.4 He was born on November 15, 1933 at Brookville, Jefferson Co., Pennsylvania.3,4,5,6 He married Ina Rae Reaghart, daughter of Dean Eugene Reaghart and Anna Jean Comly, on December 15, 1954 at Norfolk, Virginia.3,7 George Carlton Steele died on November 26, 2006 at Leeper, Clarion Co., Pennsylvania, at age 73.4,8,5,6

Census Records

1940Dwelling 12, District 33-39, Rose, Jefferson Co., Pennsylvania1

Family

Ina Rae Reaghart b. December 16, 1937, d. October 6, 2017
Marriage*George Carlton Steele married Ina Rae Reaghart, daughter of Dean Eugene Reaghart and Anna Jean Comly, on December 15, 1954 at Norfolk, Virginia.3,7 
Children
  • Vickie Steele7,5
  • Lorie Jean “Jeannie” Steele7,5
  • Rae Steele7,5

Citations

  1. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S9228] Beardsley Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., online www.beardsleyfuneralhome.com, From the Edith A. Ransel obituary.
  3. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  4. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  5. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the George Carlton Steele obituary.
  6. [S2174] Bureau of Archives and History Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Pennsylvania Veterans Burial Cards, 1777-1999.
  7. [S4269] Gant Daily, From the Ina Rae Rudolph in the Oct 12, 2017 edition.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Clyde A. Ransel Jr.1,2

M, b. December 14, 1931, d. October 27, 2013
     Clyde A. Ransel Jr. was buried at Calvary Cemetery, 1215 Park Avenue Extension, Clearfield, Clearfield Co., Pennsylvania.2 His Social Security Number was 195-24-5532.3 He was born on December 14, 1931 at Sigel, Jefferson Co., Pennsylvania.2,3 He married Edith Alice Steele, daughter of Carlton Frederick Steele and Laura Edith Yeany, on October 27, 1951 at Sigel, Jefferson Co., Pennsylvania.1 Clyde A. Ransel Jr. died on October 27, 2013 at Clearfield, Clearfield Co., Pennsylvania, at age 81.2,3 He Clyde A. Ransel Jr., 81, Clearfield, died Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, at his home. Born Dec. 14, 1931, in Sigel, he was a son of the late Clyde A. Ransel and Margaret Cohlepp Ransel Mendenhall. He was married to Sally M. Mahlon McClure Ransel on June 19, 2010. She survives. Mr. Ransel was employed as the office manager with Marathon Equipment for five years, retiring in 1994. Prior to that he worked for the former Cameron Manufacturing for six years as the plant manager, the former Shortway Products for 11 years and for Sylvania Electric Products for 14 years. He also worked part time at the Clearfield Airport for 18 years and Wilkinson Subaru, Curwensville, for many years. He was a member of St. Francis Catholic Church, Clearfield, a Grand Knight with the Knights of Columbus Reynoldsville Council #935 and a member of the Knights of Columbus Clearfield Council #409 where he served as Financial Secretary for 39 years. He was also a member of the Clearfield American Legion John Lewis Shade Post #6, the Robert Ferguson Post #842 Veterans of Foreign Wars, Curwensville, the Shortway Pilots Club serving as maintenance officer and the local chapter of the Experimental Aircraft Association. Mr. Ransel was a private pilot and had a passion for flying. A veteran of the Korean Conflict, he served with the U.S. Army. Survivors include four children: Randon P. Ransel of State College, Laurel Phillips and husband Albert of Phoenixville, Andrew Ransel and wife Margaret of Osceola Mills and Anita Sue Mead and husband Thomas of Bushkill; three grandchildren: Joshua Phillips, Alyse Phillips and Drew Mead; a sister, Judith Ann Minick and husband Kenneth of Summerville; a brother, Thomas Ransel and wife Darlene of Brookville; and a sister-in-law, Elizabeth Ransel of Sigel. He was also preceded in death by his first wife, Edith A. Steele Ransel on March 14, 2003; and a brother, William Ransel. Friends will be received from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. today (Tuesday) and from 9-9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Kevin A. Beardsley Funeral Home, Clearfield. A Christian Vigil service will be held at 5:45 p.m. today at the funeral home. Mass of Christian burial will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the St. Francis Catholic Church in Clearfield with the Rev. Msgr. H. Desmond McGee Jr. celebrant. Burial will follow in the Calvary Cemetery, Clearfield. on October 29, 2013.2

Family

Edith Alice Steele b. October 9, 1931, d. March 14, 2003
Marriage*He married Edith Alice Steele, daughter of Carlton Frederick Steele and Laura Edith Yeany, on October 27, 1951 at Sigel, Jefferson Co., Pennsylvania.1 
Children
  • Randon P. "Randy" Ransel1,2
  • Laurel "Laurie" Ransel1,2
  • Andrew L. "Andy" Ransel1,2
  • Anita Sue Ransel1,2

Citations

  1. [S9228] Beardsley Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., online www.beardsleyfuneralhome.com, From the Edith A. Ransel obituary.
  2. [S3115] Courier-Express, The, From the Clyde A. Ransel, Jr. obituary in the Oct 29, 2013 edition.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.