On Tuesday, July 10, 1917, at 3:50 pm, Catherine Scheid (nee Hirtz), age 83 years, widow of Jacob B. Scheid. Funeral from her late residence in O'Hara Township on Saturday morning, July 14, at 8:30. High mass of requiem at All Saints Church, Etna, at 9:00. Friends of the family invited.
---------- NOTE: Catherine was the daughter of Caspar Hirtz and Elisabeth Diebold and was born April 1835 in Allegheny City, PA, and baptized (probably) April 5, 1835 at St. Patrick Church, Strip District. Her baptismal sponsors were Franz Beltzer and Catherine Diebold. Catherine, her husband, her parents, and some of her children are buried in Section A, St. Mary Cemetery, Sharpshill Road, Pittsburgh, PA. ---------- Source: From the Pittsburgh Press, July 11, 1917 Submitted by: "Mary Lou Green" E-Mail: ml@CAPA.NET