Mrs. Margaret KELSO LOVE, 56, died at 8:00 a.m. Friday, September 8, 1939,
in her home, 211 Bailey avenue, Mt. Washington, Pittsburgh. A daughter of
Benjamin and Anna SHAW KELSO, she was born April 3, 1883, in South Fayette
township, near McDonald. The family moved from the home farm to Corliss
about 40 years ago. She and the Rev. Albert A. LOVE were united in marriage
August 12, 1920, in the KELSO home in Corliss, while he was pastor of the
Sheraden United Presbyterian church. They moved to Mt. Washington when he
became pastor of the United Presbyterian church there. An active church
worker, Mrs. LOVE was a member of the board of managers of the United
Presbyterian Home . (ripped page, it appears only the town name is missing).
Besides her husband she is survived by a sister Florence, the wife of the
Rev. J. L. THOME of Oxford, Ohio, and three brothers: Fred B. KELSO of
Akron, Ohio, and Mathew M. KELSO and Leman S. KELSO, both of Pittsburgh.
Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon in the Slater Funeral Home, Mt.
Washington, in charge of the Rev. W. R. MC MUNN, D. D., of Oakdale and the
address was by the Rev. L. J. DAVISON, D.D., of the McKeesport U. P. church.
Other ministers who had a part in the service were the Rev. C. B. WIBLE of
the Mt. Washington Presbyterian church and the Rev. R. S.COPELAND of the
Brookline U. P. church.
Burial was Monday morning in Robinson's Run cemetery in the plat on which
stood the old Robinson's Run United Presbyterian church, where she was
baptized and where she was received into the church as a young girl.
(Source: Sept. 15, 1939 Obits. McDonald PA Record-Outlook)
(Contributor: Victoria Hospodar Valentine, email@example.com)
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