Pearl Irene  Runkle

Pearl Irene Runkle[1]

Female 1900 - 2010  (109 years)

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  • Name Pearl Irene Runkle 
    Born 15 Nov 1900  York, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Died 26 Feb 2010  Dallastown Nursing Center, Dallastown, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • RED LION Pearl Irene (Runkle) Elfner, 109, died Friday, February, 26, 2010, at Dallastown Nurs ing Home. She was the loving wife of George R. Elfner, to whom she was married to for 39 years. He preceded her in death in October 1962. A celebration of life service will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 2, 2010, at Life Tributes by Olewiler and Heffner Funeral Chapel & Crematory, Inc., 35 Gotham Place, Red Lion, with her pastor, the Rev. C. Leroy Doverspike, officiating. A viewing will be held 9 to 10 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Shenberger's Chapel Cemetery. Mrs. Elfner was born November 15, 1900, in York, a daughter of the late Arelious Chalmer and Ida Agnes Katie (Arnold ) Runkle, and attended Thompson School to 5th Reader. She was a former employee of Worley Neff, Jacob Winters, and David Neff Cigar Factories. Mrs. Elfner was a life member of Bethany United Methodist Church, Red Lion, joining in 1949, and was very active in her church. Prior to that, she was a member of Shenberger's Chapel United Methodist Church. She enjoyed gardening, cooking, and baking pies in her spare time. Mrs. Elfner is survived by a son, Raymond L. Elfner and wife, Carol of Windsor; two grandchildren, Craig E. Elfner of York, and L. Lenore Brown and husband, Jason of Indiana; and nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Lester J. and Preston C. Runkle; and a sister, Vergie G. Runkle. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Bethany United Methodist Church, 121 W. Broadway, Red Lion, PA, 17356; or Shenberger's Chapel United Methodist Church, 469 Abels Road, Wrightsville, PA 17368. Send Condolences at BestLifeTributes.com
      Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on February 28, 2010
    Buried Shenberger's Chapel Cemetery, New Bridgeville, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Siblings 3 siblings 
    Person ID I11965  runkle | Kim's branch, Mike, Pamela's branch, An unknown Runkle from Germany (I41143) who had sons Caspar (1677-1731) and Martin (c.1682-1757), both of Germany., Bonnie
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2015 

    Father Chalmers Arelious Runkle,   b. 1 Jun 1879,   d. 25 Oct 1904  (Age 25 years) 
    Mother Ida Agnes Arnold,   b. 6 Jan 1880,   d. 2 Aug 1947, York Hospital, York, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 29 May 1900  York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F7536  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family George Raymond Elfner,   b. 28 Jul 1901,   d. 26 Oct 1962  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 31 Mar 1923  York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Children 
    +1. Raymond Levere Elfner,   b. 14 Nov 1923, Red Lion, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 2015, Manor Care Health Services Kingston Court, York, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    Last Modified 2 Sep 2013 
    Family ID F7537  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Nov 1900 - York, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 31 Mar 1923 - York County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Feb 2010 - Dallastown Nursing Center, Dallastown, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Shenberger's Chapel Cemetery, New Bridgeville, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1] The Runkle Family of York County, Pennsylvania, June Runkle Grove, (June Runkle Grove, November 1999).

    2. [S43] Obituary.

    3. [S84] Find-A-Grave.

    4. [S137] York County, Pennsylvania Archives.
      Marriage Application 38203