(Updated: March 28, 2014)
MEINERT On Friday, Jan. 21, (1955) Lena A. Meinert, mother of
Edward (Meinert), Rita Kelso, and Leah Kelso. Friends received at
Campbell Funeral Home, 1313 Middle St. Sharpsburg. Requiem high
mass at St. Josephs Church on Monday at 9 a.m.
Source: Pgh. Press, p. 6, Sect. 3, Sunday, January 23, 1955
Submited by Norman J. Meinert 17-February-1999. E-Mail: normmeinert AT verizon DOT net
NOTES: Magdalena A. (Meyers/Myers) MEINERT, July 10,
1889, d: Jan 21, 1955 (65 years old), was my paternal grandmother.
She married Edward N. MEINERT in 1911 in Pittsburgh, PA. Both are
interred along with some of their children who died in their
earlier years, along with their grandson Michael and Lena's sister
Lena's father: John H. MEYERS, b: Oct. 1849 in Somerset, PA, D:
Nov. 27, 1915, is buried in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Sharpshill, PA;
Lena's mother: Agnes MEHL, b: (abt Feb. 1853 in Germany), immigrated to US 1871; d: ???? (burial place unknown).
Lena's sister: Agnes MEYERS, b: 12-Feb-1879 in Wexford, PA, d: 1-Feb-1947 at 805 Penn Street, Sharpsburg, PA died of coronary thrombosis.
Lena's brother: Thomas G. Myers, 1882 / Dec. 31, 1919.
All MEINERTS listed are buried in St. Mary's new Cemetery, Sharpshill, PA or St. Joseph's Cemetery, Sharpshill, PA. Lena had given birth to 8 children, only the three listed in her obituary lived, others are listed on the Tombstone Inscription. There is no separate marker for Agnes MEYERS.