JONAS WIRICK DIES AT SOUTH FORK, AGED 81
Special to the Tribune.
South Fork, March 20--Jonas Wirick, 81 years old, died of general debility at 2 o'clock this morning at the home of his son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Hellman of Rockville, a suburb of South Fork. His funeral will be held Saturday morning. Short services will be conducted at the house at 8:30 o'clock by the Rev. F. E.Hetrick and the body will be taken from the house at 9 o'clock to the Mt. Hope Church, where other services will be held and where interment will take place in charge of George Brothers.
Jonas Wirick was born in Paint Township, Somerset County, where he farmed for many years. He is survived by his widow and the following children: Margaret, wife of George Heller, of near Salix; John, of Somerset County' Emmanuel of East Windber; Jonas, of South Fork, and Mrs. F. D. Hellman, of Rockville. One sister, Mrs. Barbara Growden, survives, living at Crumb, Somerset County.
The Daily Tribune
March 20, 1913