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Floyd Pearl Strayer

Male 1893 - 1961  (67 years)


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  • Name Floyd Pearl Strayer  [1
    Born 12 Sep 1893  West Liberty, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Jul 1961  Urbana Mercy Memorial Hospital, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Evergreen Cemetery, St. Paris, Champaign County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3957  Carl
    Last Modified 20 May 2012 

    Father John Edward Strayer,   b. 15 Jul 1861, West Liberty, Logan County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1923, West Liberty, Logan County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Laura Sower,   b. 5 Sep 1859, Marion County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1935, West Liberty, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Family ID F1231  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Gladys Katherine Kite,   b. 21 Jun 1896, St. Paris, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 21 Jun 1974, Riverside Hospital, Columbus, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1919  Bellefontaine, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Floyd Kite , Jr. Strayer,   b. 7 Oct 1922,   d. 23 Mar 1945, Over Burma, During World War II Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
     2. Paul Emmett Strayer,   b. 11 Dec 1924,   d. 11 Oct 1988, Corpus Christi, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     3. Robert Edward Strayer
     4. Dorothy Strayer,   b. 12 Oct 1933, Urbana, Champaign County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1961  (Age 28 years)
     5. William Ray Strayer
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2014 
    Family ID F1235  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • -Obituary - Bellefontaine Examiner - July 28, 1961, Logan County, Ohio -

      FLOYD P. Strayer, 68, of 734 South Main Street, Urbana, was stricken by a heart attack at 6:45 p.m. on South Main street sidewalk, in that city and was pronounced dead on arrival at the Urbana Mercy Hospital, where he was taken by thse of West Liberty and previous to moving to Urbana 49 years ago was a teacher in Logan County schools. He was born September 12, 1893, a son of John E. and Laura (Sowers) Strayer. He was associated with the Urbana public schools fo r 34 years and served as Principal of the Central Ward school for a number of years, retiring in 1955. He was a member of the Urbana Methodist church and a life member of the National Education Association. Survivors are his widow, Gladys; thre e sons, Paul of Toledo; Robert of Rfd 2, Urbana; and William of Columbus; a daughter Miss Dorothy Strayer of Columbus and two brothers, Willis Strayer of North Palm Beach, Florida and Ray R. Strayer of Miami, Florida, both former Bellefontaine r esidents. One brother, Hershel Strayer of Bellefontaine and two sisters, Mrs Ernest Yoder and Mrs. Glenn Willets of West Liberty are deceased. One son Floyd Jr., gave his life in action in 1945 when he was shot down over Burma while serving in t he United States Army Air Force. Funeral services will be held Monday at 10:30 a.m. in the Neff funeral home, Urbana, with Rev. Ralph E. Simester, pastor of the Urbana Methodist church officiating. Burial will be in the St. Paris Cemetery.






      More About FLOYD PEARL STRAYER:
      Burial: Buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Cemetery, St Paris, Champaign County, Ohio

      Notes for GLADYS KATHERINE KITE:
      Gladys was a school teacher.
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  • Sources 
    1. [S448] GEDCOM file imported on 29 Mar 2003.