Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Tombstone Tuesday - G. Curtis Spangler

Gerald Curtis Spangler
Father of Jacob Gerald Spangler, born Mt. Royal, Warren Township, York County, Pennsylvania and died Spanglers Mill, Lower Allen Township, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania

Friday, November 11, 2011

Gerald and Helen Spangler

Jacob Gerald Spangler was born 15 May 1906 at Spanglers Mill, Lower Allen Township, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. He parents were George Curtis Spangler and Kate Elizabeth Harlacher. He became a Merchant Marine. He met Helen Albertina Anderson in Galveston. They were married on 30 May 1930 at Sacred Heart Church, Galveston, Galveston County, Texas.   She was the daughter of Albert Eugene Anderson and Mary Josephine Keane, born on 12 Dec 1907 in Galveston. They moved to Pennsylvania. Gerald died on 23 Sep 1975 in Philadelphia.

Helen moved to New Jersey and then to California where she died on 20 Mar 1994 in Escondido, San Diego, California.