Mrs. Catherine (Mummert) Deardorff, widow of John Deardorff, East Berlin, died yesterday afternoon at 12:45 o'clock at the Brethren Home, Huntzdale, following an attack of vertigo. She had been in poor health for the past several months. She was aged 74 years, six months and 28 days. Mrs. Deardorff was taken to the Brethren home about two months ago. Surviving her are three sons, George Deardorff, Philadelphia; Charles Kauffman, Harrisburg and Jacob Bowers, Schuylkill Haven. Four grandchildren also survive. Mrs. Deardorff was a life-long resident of East Berlin and vicinity and also a life-long member of the East Berlin Brethren church. Funeral services will be held at the Mummert Meeting house, Sunday morning, meeting at the house at 9 o'clock. The Rev. C. L. Baker will officiate. Interment will be made in the cemetery adjoining the church.
Hanover Evening Sun - August 31, 1928