|1954 - C.
SCOTT CRIBBS, Ligonier street,
Derry, passed away at his home Wednesday, June 23, at 5:45 pm
He was a retired ticket agent on
the Pennsylvania Railroad, and sexton of Coles Cemetery in Derry.
his wife, Mrs. Dora M. Cribbs, and the following children: Mrs. Frances
Cairnnn of Derry, Mrs. Mae
Otte of Wilkinsburg, C. Mervin Cribbs
of Derry, and Harry M. Cribbs of Johnstown.
He was a member
of F. and A.M. No. 568 of Derry, Tall Cedars of Lebanon, and the Knights
of Malta. He was
also a member of the Derry Methodist
Friends are now
being received at the Hughes Funeral Home, where services will be conducted
at 2 pm Saturday.
Interment will follow in Blairsville
1923 - MRS.
ISRAEL (Georgiana) CRIBBS,
aged 77 years, wife of Israel Cribbs, died on March 8th in Pittsburgh
at the home of her daughte, Mrs.
Thomas Keane. The deceased whose maiden name was Georgiana Cribbs,
and reared in Blairsville, but had
been a resident of Pittsburgh for 50 years. She is survived by her
husband and besides
Mrs. Keane, another daughter, Mrs.
J. C. Baird, of Erie. She is also survived by two brothers, John
Cribbs, of Indiana
and Frank Cribbs, of Erie.
1917 - MRS.
JOSEPH (Nancy Jane) CRIBBS,
wife of Joseph Cribbs, died at her home in Blairsville, September 14, 1917,
aged 68 years. Pneumonia was the cause of her death. She is
survived by her husband, two daughters, Mrs. A.
McKinnie Baker, and Mrs. Arthur
Nesbit, and two sons, Thomas and Roy Cribbs; also by three brothers, John
of Blairsville; Alex, of Iowa, and
George W., of Kansas. Funeral services were held Monday afternoon,
her pastor, Rev. R. E. McClure,
D.D. Interment was made in Blairsville cemetery.
L. CRIBBS, of Latrobe
RD 5 (Beatty), died Saturday, March 1, 1986, in the Latrobe Area
A son of David
W. and Bess Carson Cribbs, he was born at Blairsville.
Mr. Cribbs was
a movie projectionist for 50 years in Blairsville and Latrobe. He
was a member and past president of
IATSE Local 664 of Vandergrift.
his wife, Dolores Skoloda Cribbs; two daughters, Mrs. Louis (Sondra) Benedusi
of Blairsville and Mrs.
Lawrence (Cheryl) Serena of Saegertown;
and three grandchildren.
He was preceded
in death by his parents; a siste, Mrs. Hazel Smith; and two brothers, Delbert
and Wendell Cribbs.
held in the Richard W. Dell Home for Funerals, Latrobe, at 11 am Monday.
Rev. Kenneth McGowan,
Pastor of the Latrobe Methodist
Church, officiated. Interment was made in Blairsville Cemetery.
1954 - MRS.
IDA CRIBBS HARKLEROAD, passed
away February 4, at 2:30 am. in the Indiana Hospital.
A daughter of
Michael and Barbara Cessna Cribbs, born April 16, 1867, in Plumcreek Township,
the deceased had been a resident
of Indiana for the past 46 years, and was a member of the Zion Lutheran
Widow of Cyrus
B. Harkelroad, she is survived by two sons and two daughters: Arthur of
Patterson, NJ; Zenas K. and Mrs. George E. (Edna) Allison, both of Indiana,
and Mrs. Barbara Pattison of Canton, Ohio; also by six grandchildren, 12
great-grandchildren, and one brother Clark Cribbs of Elderton.
Mr. and Mrs.
Allison had been living with their mother in the Harkleroad family home
at 1251 Philadelphia street.
be received at the Hill Funeral Home, Church street, after 10 am. Friday,
where services will be held on Saturday, February 6, at 2:30 pm Dr.
Arthur J. Pfohl will officiate and interment will follow in Oakland cemetery.
1967 - MRS.
MARY ELZORA (CRIBBS) WOOD,
widow of Wilbert Harrison Wood of Shelocta, R.D. 1, died Thursday, June
29, 1967, in the Indiana Hospital.
Born April 13,
1900 in Plum Creek Township, where she spent her early life, she was a
daughter of Silas and Clarissa
Most of her life
was spent in Armstrong Twp. and she was a member of Curry Run Presbyterian
Church and the Dorcas Circle of her church in which she was very active.
a son, Wayne Wood, Shelocta, R.D. 1; two daughters; Mrs. Seibert (Rose)
Wood, Elderton; Mrs. Robert (Betty) Ickes, Bentleyville, F.D. 1; one brother:
Glenn Cribbs, Bristolville, O., three sisters: Mrs. Miles (Grace) Rupp,
Kittanning; Mrs. Blaine (Martha) Wood, and Mrs. Stanley (Merle) Schall,
both of Elderton and ten grandchildren.
Two sons, Cree
and Glenn, and a brother John Cribbs, are deceased.
received Friday evening and will be received today from 2-4 and 7-9 pm
at Robinson-Lytle's, Indiana, where services will be conducted on Sunday,
at 2:30 pm The Rev. Wm. S. Merwin, D.D. will officiate and
interment will be in the Elderton Cemetery.
1985 - EFFIE
JANE CRIBBS ADAMSON, 95,
formerly of 47 Rossmoyne Rd., Home, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 1985, in Indian
Haven, Indiana. A daughter of George and Margaret Little Cribbs,
she was born Sept. 11, 1889 in Plumville.
was a member of the Smicksburg Lutheran Church. She had lived her
entire life in South Mahoning Township.
a son, Clarence of Home RD 1; five daughters: Mrs. Clair (Margaret) Peterman
of Home, Mrs. Wayne (Charlotte) Helman of Louisville, Ohio, Mrs. James
(Effie) Burkett of Plumville, Mrs. Violet Bowers of Louisville, Ohio, Mrs.
Robert (Helen) McCausland of Warren, Ohio; 15 grandchildren; 51 great-grandchildren;
39 great-great-grandchildren; and a brother, John Cribbs of Belsano.
She was preceded
in death by her parents; two brothers and four sisters.
be received from 2-4 and 7-9 pm today (Monday) at Robinson-Lytle's, Indiana,
where services will be held at 1 pm Tuesday. Rev. John Woods will
officiate and interment will be in Smicksburg Lutheran Cemetery.
1986 - OLLA
ESTELLA CRIBBS STEWART, 69,
of 1139 ____ Ave., New Kensington, formerly of the Lower Burrell highrise,
died Monday (July 21, 1986) in Georgian Manor Nursing Home, Brackenridge.
She had been ill since March.
Born July 17,
1917, in Blairsville, she was a daughter of the late John Roy and Margaret
Ella Grey Cribbs. She had been an area resident for 35 years.
was employed by Pappan's Restaurant and Gaylords, both of New Kensington,
for 10 years.
She was a member
of the Arnold United Methodist Church, Arnold Fireman's Auxiliary and Senior
Citizen's Center, New Kensington. She enjoyed playing cards.
a son, Robert Clive Stewart of New Kensington; a daughter, Nancy Eileen
Smith of Apollo; four grandchildren; three sisters, Margaret Silvis of
Brush Valley, Mrs. Alfred (Nancy) Steele of Vandergrift, Mrs. Charles (Carolyn)
Gilson of Wilmington, Del.; two brothers, John Cribbs of West Bridgewater
and Arthur of Blairsville.
She was preceded
in death by her husband, Verdyn C. Stewart, two brothers, J. M. and James
Cribbs, and a sister, Elizabeth Cost.
be received tonight from 7 to 9 and tomorrow fro 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm in
the Rusiewicz Funeral Home, 1400 Fifth Ave., Arnold, where a funeral service
will be conducted Thursday at 11 am. by her pastor, the Rev. E. Eugene
Ankeny. Burial will be in Greenwood Memorial Park, Lower Burrell.
Members of the auxiliary of Arnold Fire Department will assemble at the
funeral home tomorrow evening at 7:30 to conduct memorial services.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made in care of the American
1973 - MRS.
ESTHER M. LUKEHART CRIBBS,
69, Home RD 1, died Wednesday, May 9, 1973, in the Armstrong County Memorial
Hospital in Kittanning.
Born May 29,
1904, in Marion Center RD, she was the daughter of Harry E. and Margaret
Hadden Lukehart. She had lived in the Home area for the past 48 years.
her husband, Cloud M. Cribbs; a son, Clair, Home RD 1; three grandchildren;
one great-grandchild; two sisters: Mrs. Annie Heberling, Smicksburg RD
1; and Mrs. Martha Fisher, Home RD 1; a brother, John Lukehart, Creekside
RD 1; and a half-sister, Mrs. Carl Haggerty, Indiana RD 5.
be received from 2-4 and 7-9 pm Friday in the Bowser Funeral Home in Plumville
where services will be conducted at 2 pm Saturday. The Rev. Olaf
Carlsen will officiate and burial will be in the Marion Center Cemetery.
1972 - MRS.
MINNIE A. CRIBBS HAGGERTY,
78, Indiana RD 5, (near Five Points), died Thursday, June 22, 1972, at
Miners Hospital, Spangler, following an extended illness.
Born in Indiana
County March 28, 1894, she was a daughter of George A. and Margaret E.
She had been
a lifelong resident of the Five Points area.
was a member of the Lutheran faith.
the following sons and daughters: George A., Ohio; Harry L., NuMine; Walter
T., Girard, Ohio; Mrs. George (Myrtle) Casselman, Yatesboro; Carl M., Indiana
RD 5; Mrs. Frank (Jenny) Brombach, Indiana; Mrs. Tony F. (Blanche) Pleyo,
Endenton, Md.; Jack P., Hastings; John W. Sagamore; Daniel, California;
61 grandmother; 53 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; these
brothers: James Cribbs, Plumville; John Cribbs, Ohio; these sisters: Jane
Adamson, Plumville; Mrs. Rose Nyland, Canton, Ohio; Mrs. Blanche Nyland,
Patrick Haggerty, preceded her in death in 1969.
Friends are being
received from 7-9 pm today and 2-4 and 7-9 pm Saturday at the Bowser Funeral
Home, Plumville, where services will be held at 2 pm Sunday with Pastor
Roger H. Prehn officiating. Interment will be made in the Garden
of Good Shepherd, Greenwood Cemetery, Indiana.
1975 - MRS.
BARBARA GRACE CRIBBS RUPP,
80, Elderton, died Friday, Feb. 21, 1975 at Armstrong County Hospital,
A daughter of
Silas and Corinda George Cribbs, she was born March 27, 1894 at Plum Creek
Twp., Armstrong County.
Mrs. Rupp was
a member of the Elderton United Presbyterian Church and the Senior Citizen's
a brother: Glenn Cribbs, Warren, Ohio; two sisters: Mrs. Blaine (Martha)
Wood and Mrs. Stanley (Merle) Shaw, both of Elderton; several nieces and
She was preceded
in death by her husband, Miles Rupp, in 1972; a son, David; one sister,
Elzora Wood; and one brother, John Cribbs.
Friends are being
received at the Clark Funeral Home, Elderton where services will be held
Sunday, Feb. 23, at 2 pm with the Rev. Gary Brenner officiating.
Interment will be made in the Elderton Cemetery.
1968 - ENOS C. CRIBBS, 81, husband
of Edith Balentine Cribbs, of _____ St., Indiana, died early Sunday, May
A son of Samuel E. and Hannah Jane Dorr Cribbs,
he was born June 6, 1886, in West Lebanon.
Mr. Cribbs lived in Armstrong Twp., Indiana County,
for some years before moving to Indiana. He was employed by the B
& O Railroad Co. as a fireman for many years and in recent years had
been an employe of the McCreary Tire and Rubber Co. until his retirement.
He was a member of Calvary United Presbyterian Church;
Indiana Lodge 313 F.&A.M.; Coudersport Consistory; William S. Daugherty
Royal Arch Chapter 313; the Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen and Enginemen
and the John M. Leech Bible Class.
In addition to his wife, mentioned above, he is
survived by two sisters: Mrs. James (Mabel) Irwin and Mrs. Darry (Annabel)
King, both of Indiana; a number of nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received after 7:30 pm today and
on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm at Robinson-Lytle's, Indiana, where the
Rev. William S. Merwin, DD, will conduct services on Wednesday at 1:30
pm Interment will be made in the Oakland Cemetery.
The John M. Leech Bible Class will conduct services
at the funeral home this evening at 8:15 o'clock. Masonic services
will be conducted at the funeral home on Tuesday evening at 7.
1942 - HANNAH JANE CRIBBS, widow
of late Samuel Cribbs, died in the home of her son, Enos Cribbs, ____ street,
Indiana, Christmas evening at 6:45.
The deceased was a daughter of John and Mary (Kilgen)
Dorr and was born February 5th, 1859.
She was a member of the Presbyterian Church and
Reverend Harry Burton Boyd, DD, pastor of the church will officiate at
The deceased is survived by two sons: Enos, with
whom she made her home, and John K. of Indiana RD, and the following daughters:
Mrs. Mabel Irvin, West Lebanon; Mrs. Mary Biss of Spangler and Mrs. Darry
King of Indiana; fourteen grandchildren and twenty-five geat-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be conducted from the home
of Enos Cribbs, Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock. Interment will be
made in Oakland Cemetery. Friends will be received at _____ st.,
after 12:00 Sunday.
-another clipping: Funeral services were held on Tuesday, followed
by interment in Oakland Cemetery, for Mrs. Hannah Jane Cribbs, aged 83,
widow of Samuel Cribbs, who died Friday in the home of her son, Enos, of
West Philadelphia street...
1954 - MISS CYNTHIA E. CRIBBS,
of Clarksburg, Pa., passed away suddenly Sunday, May 23, at 11:30 pm at
Born September 2, 1883 in Clarksburg, Pa., where
whe spent her entire life, Miss Cribbs was a member of the Saltsburg Presbyterian
Church, OES 286 Saltsburg Chapter and was a retired school teacher, having
taught many years in Conemaugh and Young Townships.
Survived by a sister, Miss Mabel Cribbs and a brother
John A. Cribbs, both of Clarksburg, Pa.
Friends will be received at her late home until
10:00 am. Wednesday and after the noon hour at Robinson Funeral Home, Saltsburg,
Pa., where services will be conducted Wednesday, May 26, at 2:00 pm (DST)
by her pastor, the Rev. John O. Miller. Interment will follow
in Greenwood Cemetery, Indiana, Pa.
1979 -JOHN A. CRIBBS, SR., 91,
Clarksburg, died Wednesday, April 11, 1979, at Scenery Hill Manor, Indiana.
He was born on July 13, 1887, in Clarksburg, a son
of Armour and Ella Marshall Cribbs.
He was a member of the Saltsburg United Presbyterian
Church, served as Sunday School superintendant and an elder since 1920,
he served for more than 40 years as a member of the Clarksburg-Saltsburg
Area and Indiana County School Boards and also served as their secretary.
Survivors include two daughters, Ms. Jessie Mae
Cribbs, Greensburg, and Mrs. Herbert (Mary Nell) Pollock, RD 5, Indiana;
three sons, Armour F., John A., Jr., both of RD 1, Clarksburg, and C.
Clair, Saltsburg; 17 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Jessie Sanderson
Cribbs on April 11, 1972.
Friends were received at the Joseph R. Hunter Funeral
Home, Saltsburg. Burial was in Edgewood Cemetery, Saltsburg.
1972 - MRS. JESSIE MAE CRIBBS,
79, of Clarksburg RD 1, passed away Tuesday, April 11, 1972, at Indiana
She was born to Frederick H. and Millie Anger Sanderson
in Cornish Flat, New Hampshire Sept. 22, 1892. She was a member of
its Friendship Class and the Women's Association and was a teacher in the
junior department of the church school.
Her early years were spent in New Hampshire and
Vermont, later El Paso, Tex., where she was graduated from the School of
Nursing of Providence Hospital.
She came to Clarksburg in 1920.
Surviving are her husband, John A. Cribbs, Sr.;
two daughters, Mrs. Jessie Mae Beatty and Mrs. Herbert (Mary Nell) Pollock,
both of Indiana; three sons, Armour F., and John A. Cribbs Jr., both of
RD 1 Clarksburg and C. Clair Cribbs of Saltsburg; a brother, Bernie F.
Sanderson in Tulsa, Okla., 17 grandchildren and a great-grandson.
Friends are being received until 9 pm today at the
Joseph Hunter Funeral Home, Saltsburg. Service will be conducted
at 2 pm Friday at the Saltsburg Presbyterian Church with the Pastor Richard
Adams officiating. Interment will follow in the Edgewood Cemetery,
1971 - LYDA MABEL CRIBBS, 78, ____
St., Indiana, died Friday, Aug. 27, 1971 at Indiana Hospital.
A daughter of Armor P. and Ella Marshall Cribbs,
whe was born Oct. 13, 1892 in Conemaugh Twp.
Miss Cribbs lived most of her life in the Clarksburg
area and for many years taught in the schools of Conemaugh and Young Townships.
Later she served as housemother for the Nurse's Home of the Indiana
Hospital. She was a member of the Saltsburg United Presbyterian Church,
attended the Zion Lutheran Church of Indiana, and was a member of the Huber
Bible Class and the Ruth Circle. She was a member of OES Chapter
Surviving are a brother John A., Clarksburg RD;
and a numerous number of nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received after 7 pm today and from
2-4 and 7-9 pm Sunday at Robinson-Lytle's where services will be conducted
Monday at 3 pm, Pastor Richard H. Flock and Rev. Richard Adams officiating.
Interment will be made in Greenwood Cemetery.
1987 - JESSIE MAE CRIBBS, 71, of
Clarksburg RD 1 died Monday, Sept. 28, 1987 at Indian Haven, Indiana.
She was born July 23, 1916 in El Paso, Texas, daughter
of the late John A. and Jessie Sanderson Cribbs. She was a retired
teacher and had taught in the Armstrong County School District for many
years. She was a member and elder of Calvary Presbyterian Church,
Indiana, past president of its Christian Education Committee and a member
of its Women's Association and Chancel Choir.
She also was a member of the New Century Club, Indiana
Garden Club, Blairsville Grange and many other civic organizations.
Survivors include three sons, Floyd A. Beatty, Topsham,
Maine; Paul R. Beatty, Marion Center and Glenn C. Beatty, Home; four grandchildren;
three brothers, Armour, and John A., Jr., both of Clarksburg RD 1 and Clair,
Saltsburg; her sister Mrs. Herbert (Mary Nell) Pollock, Indiana RD.
Services were held Thursday at Calvary Church, Dr.
Richard D. Adams officiating. Interment followed in Edgewood Cemetery,
Memorial donations were suggested to the Memorial
Fund of Calvary Presbyterian Church, Indiana, Pa. 15701.
1987 - NATALIE CRIBBS (infant),
died at birth on Sunday, March 22, 1987, in the Latrobe Area Hospital.
She was a daughter of Michael R. and Cindy Deemer
Surviving are her parents; a sister, Stephanie,
at home; maternal grandparents, Dwight and Joyce Deemer, Indiana; paternal
grandparents, John and Anna Cribbs, Clarksburg; two great-grandmothers:
Mildred Milliron, Santa Ana, Calif., and Pearl Geary, Blairsville.
Private services, in charge of the Rev. David L.
H. Carlisle, were held Tuesday at 1 pm in the Joseph R. Hunter Funeral
Home, Saltsburg. Interment followed in the Edgewood Cemetery, Saltsburg.
1976 - ROSE CRIBBS NYLAND, 77,
of ____ Street, Northeast Canton, Ohio, formerly of the Plumville and Strongstown
area died Wednesday, April 21, 1976, in the Timken Mercy Hospital, Canton,
A daughter of George and Margaret Little Cribbs,
she was born June 30, 1898, in South Mahoning Township, Indiana County.
Surviving are two sons, John G., Fairhope, Ohio,
and William E., Canton, Ohio; two daughters, Betty Nyland, Canton, Ohio,
and Mrs. Wilbert (Jean) Bracken, Malvern, Ohio; 15 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren;
two brothers, James Cribbs, Plumville and John Cribbs, Belsano; two sisters,
Mrs. Jane Adamson, Canton, Ohio, and Mrs. Blanche Nyland.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles
E. Nyland, Oct. 8, 1937, and two sons, Charles and Robert.
Friends will be received from 7-9 pm today and from
2-4 and 7-9 pm Friday at the Bowser Funeral Home, Plumville, where services
will be held at 2 pm Saturday, April 24. Interment will be in Berracha
1982 - DANIEL CLYDE CRIBBS, 62,
Cleveland, Ohio died Wednesday, Sept. 29, 1982, in Huron Road Hospital,
The son of Emma Cooper Cribbs and the late
Daniel Cribbs, he was born April 15, 1920, in Conemaugh Township.
Mr. Cribbs was a veteran of World War II.
Surviving are his mother; one brother, Ralph M.,
Leechburg; three sisters; Mrs. Wallace (Irene) Shearer, Saltsburg RD1;
Mrs. John (Esther) Craig, Shelocta; Mrs. Harry (Annabel) Hopkins, Tidioute.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Minnie McCoy
Cribbs, in 1973; his father; two brothers, Albert and Frank.
Intement was made in Elders Ridge Cemetery, Elders
Arrangements were in charge of Joseph R. Hunter
Funeral Home, Saltsburg.
1984 -EMMA CRIBBS, 99, Indian Haven, Indiana
County, died Friday, Aug. 17, 1984, in Indian Haven.
She was born Aug. 26, 1884, in Clarksburg, the daughter
of Harry and Susan Kier Cooper.
She was a member of Trinity United Presbyterian
Survivors include: one son, Ralph, Gilpin Twp.;
three daughters, Mrs. Wallace (Irene) Shearer, RD 1, Saltsburg, Mrs. John
(Esther) Craig, Shelocta, and Mrs. Harry (Annabel) Hopkins, Tidioute; 15
grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Daniel,
who died in 1963; by three sons, Albert, Frank, and Clyde; also five sisters
and one brother.
Friends were received at the Joseph R. Hunter Funeral
Home, Saltsburg, where services were conducted Monday at 1 pm, with the
Rev. Thomas Waddell in charge.
Burial followed in Twin Valley Memorial Park, Delmont.
1987 - ELVIE RUTH CRIBBS, 75, of
____ St., Derry, died Sunday, Aug. 16, 1987 as the result of a traffic
Mrs. Cribbs was born Dec. 30, 1911 in Reading Mines,
daughter of the late John and Elsie Beteleyoun Butts. She was retired
manager of the Derry Area School District cafeteria, and was a member of
the First United Methodist Church, Derry and its Golden Circle Sunday School
class. She also was a member of the Degree of Honor of Derry and
the Derry Golden Agers.
Survivors include her husband C. Mervin; two daughters,
Mrs. Walter (Dora Mae) Carrier, Lancaster, Calif. and Marjorie R., at home;
four grandchildren; six great-grandchildren.
Friends will be received Thursday, 2-4 and 7-9 pm,
at McCabe Funeral Home, Derry, where services will be held Friday at 11
am, Dr. Merritt Edner officiating. Interment will follow in
Coles Cemetery, Derry.
1989 - RICHARD D. CRIBBS, ____
St., Derry, died Tuesday, Feb. 7, 1989. He was born in Derry, a son
of the late George I. and Minnie Aljoe Cribbs. He was a member
of the First United Methodist Church, Derry. He was retired after
46 years as a teacher in the Derry Area School District.
He is survived by his wife, Jane McKelvey Cribbs;
a daughter, Dr. Joan L. Thiele, Leechburg; a son, Dr. Richard M. Cribbs,
Greensburg; four grandchildren; a great-grandchild; and a brother, Robert
I. Cribbs, Latrobe.
Friends were received in the McCabe Funeral Home,
300 West Third Ave., Derry. Funeral services were conducted in the
funeral home with the Rev. Dr. Merritt H. Edner officiating.
Burial was in Coles Cemetery, Derry.
1990 - ALBERT R. CRIBBS, 94, formerly
of ___ Ave., New Kensington, died yesterday (Feb. 14, 1990) at 3:35 am,
in the Veterans Administration Medical Center, Oakland, after a brief illness.
He was born Feb. 6, 1896, in Plumville, came to
the A-K area after serving with the Army in World War I.
In the early 1920's Mr. Cribbs, his father and brother
built the first home on Vernon Street in the Mount Vernon section of New
After retiring in 1962 from Alcoa in New Kensington,
he moved to Florida for several years. The last 12 years he made
his home with a son, Edward R. Cribbs, in Pittsburgh.
Mr. Cribbs was a former member of the Ar-Ken World
War I Barracks and Alcoa 25 Year Club, both in New Kensington.
Survivors, in addition to Edward, include another
son, Christopher F. Cribbs of Sandusky, Ohio; two grandchildren; two brothers,
Dale Cribbs of Stuart, Fla., and Russell Cribbs of Lower Burrell; and a
sister, Mrs. Charlotte Thompson of Clinton, Mich.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Christopher
and Cora Irene Brewer Cribbs, and his wife, Ethel D. Ormesher Cribbs in
Friends may call Saturday from 10 am. until noon
in the ROSS G. WALKER FUNERAL HOME LTD., a Golden Rule Funeral Home, 217
Freeport Road, New Kensington, where a service will be conducted Saturday
at noon by the Rev. Mark H. Landfried, pastor of the United Presbyterian
Church, New Kensington. Burial will be in Greenwood Memorial Park,
1967 - CORA IRENE CRIBBS, 89, of
____ St., Aliquippa, died Thursday, Dec. 14, 1967, in the Aliquippa Hospital.
Born Oct. 19, 1878, in Georgeville, she was a daughter
of Albert and Catherine Kerr Brewer.
She had lived in Lower Burrell since 1936 and the
past 13 years resided in Aliquippa with her daughter.
Surviving are the following children: Reed and Dale,
both of Stuart, Fla.; Ben, New Kensington; Max, Norvelt; Russell, Lower
Burrell; Mrs. Charlotte Thompson, Clinton, Mich.; Mrs. Harold (Blanche)
Daugherty, with whom she made her home in Aliquippa; a sister, Mrs. Myrtle
Good, Smicksburg; 21 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren.
Her husband, Christopher Cribbs, preceded her in
death in 1952; a son, Roy, was killed in 1945 while serving in World War
II, and a daughter, Myrtle, preceded her in death in 1933.
Friends are being received at the Frank F. Gigler
Funeral Home, Lower Burrell, from 2-4 and 7-9 pm, daily where services
will be held Monday at 11 am. with Rev. J. Harry Fisher officiating.
Interment will be made in the Greenwood Memorial Park, Lower Burrell.
1945 -KENNETH LEROY CRIBBS,
After going overseas last August and participating in campaigns in France,
Belgium and Luxembourg, Technician Fifth Grade Kenneth Leroy Cribbs, died
at a General Hospital in France. His wife, Mrs. Margaret Cribbs,
was notified of his death in a War Department telegram. The official
notice gave no details concerning his death, but stated that a letter would
The son of Mr. and Mrs. Christopher Cribbs, RD No.
1, New Kensington, Pa., T/5 Cribbs entered the service April 7, 1943.
He received his training at Camp Mackall, N.C. and Camp Forest, Tenn.
>From the latter station he was sent overseas and was based in Enland,
prior to going to France. He served with the 17th Airborne Division.
The last letter received from the 29-year old soldier
was dated March 6, and stated that he was in the "best of health."
He was a former resident of Indiana, Pa.
Besides his wife and parents, he is survived by
a son, Robert; two sisters, Mrs. Blanche Daugherty of Aliquippa, and Mrs.
Robert Thompson of Clymer; five brothers, Reed of New Kensington; Dale
of Indiana; Max and Ben of Greensburg, and Sgt. Russell, now stationed
1932 - SAMUEL E. CRIBBS, The county
was saddened to learn Saturday morning of the death of Samuel E. Cribbs,
77, who passed away in his late home 1445 Philadelphia street at 4:40 o'clock
A.M. Death resulted from complications following an ailment from
which he had suffered for a long period.
Samuel E. Cribbs was the son of Joseph and Jeannetta
(McQuiston) Cribbs, both deceased, and was born in Armstrong township,
Aug. 7, 1855. While successfully following the occupation of
a farmer, Mr. Cribbs resided in the Cribbs' homestead, Armstrong township,
until 18 years ago, when he moved to his late home in Indiana.
Until recently he was an exceptionally active man for one his age and almost
every day he spent a part of his time assisting with the work on his son
John's dairy farm in Armstrong township.
On account of his honesty, his friendly personality
and his unselfish consideration of others, Mr. Cribbs was regarded as one
of the most substantial citizens of the community, being held in high esteem
by a wide circle of friends and acquaintances. He leaves many friends
who mourn his passing. Mr. Cribbs was a devout member and regular
attendant of the Curry Run Presbyterian Church and attended the First Presbyterian
Church here since he moved to Indiana.
1981 - ALBERT P. CRIBBS, 71, of
Mounted Route 1 Saltsburg, died Saturday, Nov. 7, 1981, at the Latrobe
A son of Daniel D. and Emma (Cooper) Cribbs, he
was born April 5, 1910, in Apollo.
Mr. Cribbs was a member of the Saltsburg United
Presbyterian Church. He had lived most of his life in the Elders
Ridge and Saltsburg areas and had been associated with Federal Laboratories
for 34 years before his retirement.
Surviving are his wife, Betty Robinson Cribbs; two
sons; Thomas D., Saltsburg; A. Allen, West Lebanon; two grandchildren;
his mother, Indiana; two brothers; Clyde D., Cleveland, Ohio; Ralph M.,
Leechburg; three sisters; Mrs. Wallace (Irene) Shearer, Saltsburg RD 1;
Mrs. John (Esther) Craig, Shelocta; Mrs. Harry (Annabel) Hopkins, Tidioute.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Frank.
Friends were received at the Robinson-Lytle Funeral
Home where services were held Tuesday, Nov. 10.
The Rev. David R. Ulrich officiated with interment
in Twin Valley Memorial Park, Delmont.
1963 - DANIEL D. CRIBBS, of Saltsburg,
RD 1, near West Lebanon, passed away Monday, October 21, 1963, at his home.
Born in Young Township on November 13, 1883, he was the son of B. Franklin
and Emma Ferguson Cribbs. He was a member of the Clarksburg Presbyterian
Surviving are his wife, Emma Cooper Cribbs; four
sons, Albert P., Saltsburg, RD 1; Frank, Star Route, Spring Church; Clyde,
Cleveland, Ohio; Ralph, Leechburg, RD 1; three daughters, Mrs. Wallace
(Irene) Shearer, Saltsburg, RD 1; Mrs. John (Esther) Craig, Shelocta; Mrs.
Harry (Annazelle Lowman) Hopkins, of Tidioute; one sister, Mrs. Annie Lowman,
El Paso, Texas; 15 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at Hunter Funeral Home
in Saltsburg on Thursday afternoon with the Rev. Robert Jansen officiating.
Interment followed in Twin Valley Memorial Park, Delmont.
1931 - WILLIAM W. CRIBBS, aged
58 years, a life-long and well-known resident of the Clarksburg community,
was suddenly summoned by death on Sunday. Stricken suddenly ill while
returning home from services at the Clarksburg Presbyterian Church that
day he was rushed to the Indiana hospital where he expired just as
he was being admitted to the institution. The deceased, who was born
December 20, 1872, was a son of B. F. and Emma (Ferguson) Cribbs.
He was one of the substantial citizens of Clarksburg and held membership
with the Clarksburg Presbyterian church, where the funeral services will
be conducted this afternoon by his pastor, Rev. J. V. Mountain, followed
by interment in the Oakland Cemetery, of town. He leaves his wife,
Mrs. Mary (Hart) Cribbs, and three daughters, Lois, Martha, and Lillian,
all residing at home; also these brothers and sisters; D. D. Cribbs and
Mrs. Minta McPhilimy, of Clarksburg; Mrs. Clyde Henry, of near Jacksonville;
Mrs. Gertrude Hart, of Lakeland, Florida, and Mrs. Annie Lowman, of El
1988 - LOIS CRIBBS BROWN, 76,
of _____ St., Indiana, died Saturday, March 5, 1988, at her home.
A daughter of William W. and May Belle Hart Cribbs,
she was born Feb. 11, 1912, in Clarksburg.
Mrs. Brown was a member of the Calvary Presbyterian
Church of Indiana, where she was a Deacon, co-chairperson of the Agape
Group and active in the Women's Association; active member and chairman
of the Pennsylvania Nurses Association.
A resident of Indiana for many years, she was a
graduate of the Indiana Hospital School of Nursing and worked there for
a short time. She had been employed by the Pennsylvania Department
of Health for 25 years as a Public Health Nurse for Indiana County.
Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. John (Joan) Graham,
Watsontown; two grandchildren; a sister, Mrs. Robert (Lillian) Patriquin,
Calumet City, Ill.; also several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband,
Clarence Ord Brown in 1962; a sister, Mrs. Herbert (Martha) Henry in 1973.
Friends will be received from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Tuesday
at Robinson-Lytle's, Indiana, where services will be held at 11 am. Wednesday
with the Rev. Dr. Richard D. Adams, Rev. Elizabeth Rogers and Rev. Dr.
John W. Graham, officiating. Interment will be in the Marion Center
Contributions, in memory of Mrs. Brown, may be made
to the Calvary Presbyterian Church, Indiana, Pa.
1983 -WILLIAM W. CRIBBS, 66,
of Lincoln Ave., McMurtry Towers, Vandergrift, died Sunday, Jan. 16, 1983,
in Allegheny Valley Hospital, Natrona Heights.
A son of Wilson H. and Lillian Walker Cribbs, he
was born July 26, 1916, in Aliquippa.
Mr. Cribbs was a member of the First Baptist Church,
Vandergrift, serving as a trustee. He was a social member of the
VFW and Firemen's Club, both of Vandergrift.
A resident of the Vandergrift area most of his life,
he was employed by Wayne United of Vandergrift in the machine shop prior
to his retirement in 1973.
Surviving are his wife, Mildred Williams Cribbs;
a son Robert, Apollo; two daughters, Mrs. James (Barbara) Riggle, Vandergrift;
Mrs. Wayne (Sandra) Lafferty, Smithsburg, Md.; ten grandchildren; one sister,
Mrs. William (Jane) George, Derry; three brothers: Paul, Apollo; Milton
and James, of Blairsville; several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received from 7-9 pm. Monday and
from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Tuesday at the Dunmire-Kerr Funeral Home, _____ Ave.,
Vandergrift, where services will be conducted at 11 am. Wednesday.
Rev. John Mair, his pastor, will officiate with interment to follow in
the Twin Valley Memorial Park, Delmont.
1926 - CHARLES STEWART CRIBBS,
Saturday, February 13, 1926, occurred the death of Charles Stewart Cribbs,
the only son of Rev. and Mrs. C. C. Cribbs, of Ingram, aged nearly eight
Funeral services were held Sabbath afternoon at
3:30 conducted by Dr. Kelso and assisted by several other ministers.
Besides the parents three sisters survive. Interment in Greenwood
cemetery, Indiana, Monday. Rev. Cribbs was a former pastor of the
local Presbyterian Church and he and family have the sympathy of the entire
community in their great loss.
1973 - MRS. CECIL STEWART CRIBBS,
84, ____ St., Jacksonville, Fla., died Thursday, July 5, 1973 at Jacksonville.
A daughter of Robert W. and Anna Rasely Stewart,
she was born July 21, 1888 at Renfrew, Pa.
Mrs. Cribbs was the widow of the Rev. Charles C.
Cribbs, DD, who was a native of the Clarksburg area.
Surviving are three daughters: Mrs. Mary C. Pyle,
Pittsburgh; Mrs. Marjorie C. Peterson, Jacksonville, Fla.; Mrs. Mildred
C. Kinarr, Butler; one sister, Mrs. Thomas Watson, New Castle.
She was preceded in death by her husband, the Rev.
Charles C. Cribbs, DD, in 1948.
Friends will be received Sunday afternoon at Robinson-Lytle's
Indiana, where services will be held Monday at 11 am. with Rev. Richard
L. Cassel officiating. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Indiana.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions
be made to the American Cancer Society.
1922 - ARMOR CRIBBS, Pneumonia following
an attack of influenza, caused the death of Armor Cribbs, aged 71 years,
at his home near Clarksburg, Conemaugh township, on March 11th. He
was a progressive, intelligent farmer and stock raiser and is survived
by his wife, Mrs. Ella Marshall Cribbs, two sons, Rev. Charles Cribbs,
of Apollo and John Cribbs, of Clarksburg, also two daughters, Misses Cynthia
and Mabel at home. A sister, Mrs. Rebecca Millin [Mullen], of Apollo
also survives him. Funeral services were held at his late home on
Tuesday forenoon and interment made in Greenwood Cemetery, Indiana.
Another obit: A. P. Cribbs, of Clarksburg, died Saturday evening, March
11, after a week's illness of pneumonia. He was 71 years of age.
He leaves one sister, Mrs. Rebecca Mullen, of Apollo; his widow; two daughters,
Mable and Cynthia, at home and two sons, John, of Clarksburg, and Rev.
Charles C. Cribbs of Apollo. Mr. Cribbs was a member of the Clarksburg
Presbyterian church and always interested in its activities, a man held
in high esteem in his community and had a wide circle of friends.
The funeral was held at his late home at Clarksburg on Tuesday at 10:00
am. The interment was in Greenwood Cemetery, Indiana. - Saltsburg
1923 - MRS. ELLA MARSHALL CRIBBS,
died at her home in Clarksburg, Indiana county, on Friday, Sept. 7, 1923,
at 2:00 pm. Mrs. Cribbs was a daughter of William C. and Esther Marshall,
and was born in the Old Stone House in Clarksburg, Jan. 28, 1858.
She became a member of the Clarksburg Presbyterian church when but a little
girl and continued a faithful member of this same church until the time
of her death. Her death was a shock to the entire community for her
illness was of such short duration.
She leaves one brother, Theodore Marshall of Clarksburg,
and four children, two sons and two daughters, John A. Cribbs, Miss Cynthia
Cribbs and Miss Mabel Cribbs of Clarksburg, and Rev. Charles C. Cribbs,
pastor of the First Presbyterian Church of Apollo.
The funeral service was held on Monday, Sept.
10, at 10:00 am. conducted by her pastor, the Rev. J. Wallace Frazer, assisted
by the Rev. George M. Ryall, DD, of Saltsburg. The interment was
in the Greenwood Cemetery, Indiana, Pa.
UNKNOWN DATE - REBECCA JANE
CRIBBS MULLEN, On Saturday morning, April 25, Rebecca Jane Cribbs Mullen,
born near Blairsville, Indiana County, February 11, 1835, parted the veils
of night and entered into a new and more glorious day. She was married
on May 8, 1855 to William Mullen who with a son and a daughter preceded
her to the better land. She is survived at home by her daughter,
Agnes and niece, Amy; also by one son, John M., of Bellevue; one granddaughter,
Mrs. L. D. Rufer; and two great-grandchildren. Funeral services
were conducted at her home Tuesday at 10:00 o'clock am., by her pastor,
Rev. W. E. E. Barcus, assisted by Rev. George Grant, of Pittsburgh.
Interment at Indiana. She was a lover of the beautiful and to her
there was beauty in all of God's handiwork. Every day some offering
of flowers or fruit was made at the door for "Aunt Becca" by the children
she loved and whose sweet...[cut off]
1957 -ROBERT G. CRIBBS, 35,
1023 Pomona Drive, Johnstown, died at 9 am. Dec. 11, 1957, in McGinnis
Hospital, Ligonier. Born in Black Lick July 27, 1922, son of Ralph
and Celia (Martino) Cribbs. Preceded in death by father. Survived
by mother, Black Lick; widow, the former Alfreda Raichel, and sons Robert
and Martin, both at home. Brother of Marion, Ralph, and William Cribbs,
all of Black Lick... Friends received from 10 am. until
10 pm. Thursday in Pentrack Funeral Home, Broad Street. Body will
be removed to Ferguson Funeral Home, Blairsville, where friends will be
received after 4 pm. Friday, and services will be held at 2 pm. Saturday,
December 14. Burial, Blairsville. Friends are requested to
omit flowers and make contributions to children's societies.
1975 -MARION M. CRIBBS, 60, of Hurst,
Texas, formerly of Black Lick, died Wednesday, April 30, 1975 at his late
A son of Ralph H. and Celia Gehring Cribbs, he was
born Aug. 9, 1914 at Black Lick.
Surviving are his mother, Celia Gehring Cribbs,
Lick; two brothers; Ralph Ben Cribbs, Black Lick; Dr. William D. Cribbs,
Newtown; several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Ralph H.
Cribbs in November, 1956, and a brother, Robert G. Cribbs in December,
The family will receive friends on Saturday from
2-4 and 7-9 pm. at the Ferguson-Helm Funeral Home, Blairsville where services
will be held Sunday at 2 pm. with Mr. Ralph Meyers officiating. Interment
will be made in the Blairsville Cemetery.
1918 - JACOB A. CRIBBS, killed.
Struck By Train On P.R.R. Near Blacklick Monday About Noon. April 1918.
The mutilated body of Jacob Cribbs, of Blacklick, aged 83 years, was found
on Monday about noon, by a trackwalker, lying beside the track of the Indiana
Branch of the P.R.R., opposite the farm of Gil. Devinney, below Blacklick.
Cribbs home is at Blacklick and how he came to be
walking on the track at that time of the day is not known. It is
not known what train hit Cribbs, who was a Civil war veteran and a well
known citizen of that vicinity.
See also News Article
1982 - CELIA GEHRING CRIBBS,
88, of Newtown, formerly of Black Lick, died Thursday, Nov. 18, 1982 in
Mercy Hospital, Trenton, N.J.
A daughter of Peter and Mary Martini Gehring, she
was born Oct. 17, 1894 in Mifflin Township, Allegheny County.
Mrs. Cribbs was the former owner of Cribbs Rest
Home, Black Lick.
Surviving are two sons: Ralph Ben Cribbs, Indiana,
and Dr. William D. Cribbs, Newtown; 10 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren;
and two sisters: Caroline Gehring and Mrs. Elsie Graham of Pittsburgh.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph
H. Cribbs, in 1956; by two sons, Robert G. in 1957 and Marion in 1975;
and by one brother and two sisters.
Friends will be received from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Saturday
in the Ferguson-Helm Funeral Home, Blairsville, where services will be
held at 1 pm. Sunday with Ralph Myers officiating. Interment will
be in Blairsville Cemetery.
1956 - RALPH HERBERT CRIBBS,
a retired moulder, of Black Lick, died in Philadelphia Sunday, November
4. He was born in Black Lick, July 20, 1889, a son of C. Marion and
Catherine Metz Cribbs. Surviving are: His wife, Celia Gehring Cribbs
of Black Lick; four sons, Marion M., Ralph B. and William E., all of Black
Lick; Robert G., Johnstown; five grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. Charles
Friends will be received at the Ferguson Funeral
Home, Blairsville, after 7:00 pm. today. Services will be conducted
from the funeral home Thursday, November 8, at 2:30 pm. with interment
following in Blairsville Cemetery.
1944 - MRS. OLLA CRIBBS BAKER,
died at the home of her sister, Mrs. June Nesbit, 325 North Morrow street,
Blairsville, October 22, at 5:30 o'clock. Mrs. Baker was born in
Blairsville, January 25, 1871, a daughter of Joseph M. and Nancy Barr Cribbs.
Her husband, A. McKinnie Baker, died several years ago.
Surviving are one sister, Mrs. Nesbit, one aunt,
Mrs. J. P. Barr of Blairsville and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 2:30
o'clock from the Nesbit home, in charge of the Rev. J. C. Stuart, DD.
Burial will follow in the Blairsville cemetery.
1897 - GEORGE ELLSWORTH CRIBBS,
Last December (1896) George Cribbs who resided near Dixonville, met with
an accident while digging coal by which his back was broken. Ever
since that time he was unable to walk and his suffering was intense, despite
the effort of medical aid to alleviate it. Death came as a welcome
relief, Tuesday at noon, October 26th. He was aged about 30 years
and is survived by a wife and two childen. Funeral services were
held Thursday, October 28, 1897. Interment was made in Ruffner Cemetery.
1910 -HARRY CRIBBS, a well known and highly
respected citizen of Jacksonvlle died at his home there on Wednesday evening,
August 17 at 7 o'clock after a long illness. He was aged about 50 years.
He is survived by his wife and nine children as follows: Mrs. William Fleming,
Conemaugh township; Mrs. John Gamble and Mrs. Alexander Douds, of Young
township; Mrs. E. K. O'Neil and Mrs. J. M. Ferguson, of Jacksonville; Miss
Mabel at home, and Lee, Pearl, and Harry, of this place. The deceased
was a member of the Jacksonville Presbyterian Church. The funeral
was held Friday with interment in Bellevue Cemetery, near Jacksonville.
1910 - CLAIR MCKENZIE CRIBBS,
infant son of Mr. and Mrs. Lee Cribbs, of North Vandergrift aged two months
and 22 days died Saturday, July 23, of whooping cough. Funeral service
was held at the residence Sunday at 4:30 pm. conducted by Rev. W. S. Dysinger.
Interment in Vandergrift Cemetery. This makes the second death in
the family within the past week, the previous death being a daughter Laura
Virginia Cribbs, aged 14 months.
1974 - HARRY M. CRIBBS, 72, _____
Ave., Vandergrift, died at approximately 8:30 am. on Saturday, Sept. 7,
in Allegheny Valley Hospital, Natrona Heights.
He was born on June 30, 1902, in Vandergrift, a
son of Lee and Elizabeth Jewell Cribbs.
He had lived in Vandergrift all of his life and
was associated with the First Federal Savings and Loan Assn., Carnegie,
for 18 years prior to retirement in 1970.
He was a member of the Vandergrift First Lutheran
Church, the F.&A.M. Lodge 617 of Vandergrift, the Scottish Rites of
Pittsburgh, the Cyrus Royal Arch 280 of Carnegie, the Chartiers Commandery
78 of the Knights Templar of Carnegie, and a life member of the Carnegie
Survivors include his wife, Georgia McLaughlin Cribbs;
one granddaughter, Kelly Ann, Leechburg; a brother, William L. Cribbs,
Leechburg; a sister, Mrs. Zelda Vietch, Vandergrift.
He was preceded in death by a son, William, in November
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. today
at the Dunmire-Kerr Funeral Home, 244 Franklin Ave., Vandergrift, where
services will be held at 1:30 p.m. tomorrow with the Rev. Bernard Bischoff,
St. Paul's Lutheran Church, in charge. Burial will be in Vandergrift
1985 - CLOUD M. CRIBBS, 85, of 5
Mahoning Rd., Home, died Thursday, Oct. 24, 1985, in the Indiana Hospital.
A son of James and Mary Elizabeth McKee Cribbs,
he was born June 12, 1900, in Plumville.
Mr. Cribbs was a self-employed dairy farmer most
of his life, retiring five years ago.
Surviving are a son, Clair C., Home, with whom he
made his home; three grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; two brothers:
James and Walter, both of Home RD 1.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Esther Mae
Lukehart Cribbs in 1973; his parents; two sisters, Elsie, in infancy, and
Friends will be received from 7-9 pm. Friday in
the Bowser-Minich Funeral Home, Plumville, where services will be held
at 11 am. Saturday. Rev. Dewey Griffith will officiate with interment
in the Marion Center Cemetery.
1898 - FRANK G. CRIBBS, died at the
residence of his mother, Mrs. Euphemia Cribbs, of Bairdstown, on Sunday
morning, after a lingering illness from consumption, at the age of 25 years.
The funeral services were held on Monday afternoon at 2. The interment
was made in the Blairsville cemetery. (4-24-1898)
1897 - MRS. NANCY CRIBBS, died
at the home of her son, Armour, in Young township, on Monday afternoon
at the age of 84 years. She is survived by two sons, Armour and Frank,
and a daughter, Mrs. Rebecca Mullen, of Apollo. The funeral services
will be held this afternoon at 1. (12-6-1897)
1900 - MRS. JEANNETTE CRIBBS,
died at the home of her son-in-law, Mr. Johnston, of Armstrong township,
on Saturday morning. The deceased was aged about 85 years, and her
death was caused by general debility. She is survived by five sons,
four daughters, 49 grandchildren and 33 great-grandchildren. The
funeral services were held on Monday afternoon at 1, by her pastor, Rev.
W. J. Wilson. Interment was made in the Curry Run graveyard.
1907 -MRS. MARIA CRIBBS, wife of Milton
Cribbs, died Sunday night at her home in Blairsville, aged about 45 years.
The deceased was the only child of William I. Work, of East Mahoning township.
She is survived by her father, her husband and five childen, four sons
and one daughter. (5-12-1907).
1899 - CALVIN CRIBBS, son of Mr. and
Mrs. S.. S. Cribbs, of Blairsville, died on Tuesday evening of last week,
of diphtheretic croup, at the age of about 15 years. The funeral
services were held on Thursday afternoon at 2. Interment was
made in Blairsville cemetery. (10-31-1899).
1992 - ROY BERNARD CRIBBS, 54,
Bensalem, died Oct. 5, 1992, at Frankford Hospital, Philadelphia.
The son of James and Blanche Donahue Cribbs, he
was born Aug. 6, 1938, in Willet.
Mr. Cribbs was a race car enthusiast, and had been
employed by the Invalid Coach Service, Lawrenceville, N.J.
Surviving are his wife, Sally Bartok Cribbs; one
daughter, Kathleen, at home; two brothers, Floyd and David, both of Creekside;
and four sisters: Ruby Houck, Cherryhill, N.J.; Pearl Fowler, Maryland;
Ruth Harpster, Richmond, Va.; and Alice McEntire, NuMine.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Private funeral services were held at the James
O. Bradley Funeral Home, Penndel.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American