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Janet Virginia Baker

Janet Virginia Baker

Female 1921 - 2003  (82 years)

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  • Name Janet Virginia Baker  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 7 Jul 1921  Abbottstown, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Military Service U.S. Army, Womens Army Corps -- WW II 
    Occupation Manufacturing - Clothing industry 
    Died 1 Dec 2003  New Oxford, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Buried 5 Dec 2003  New Oxford Cem, New Oxford, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 6, 7
    Person ID I7286  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 20 Jun 2012 

    Family Charles E. ("Tilt") Byers,   b. 5 Aug 1918, New Oxford, Adams Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 2001, Hanover, York Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married Y  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Children 
     1. Lawrence L. Byers,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. David L. Byers,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Steven M. Byers,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Vickie M. Byers,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 20 Jun 2012 
    Family ID F2539  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Obituary, York [PA] Daily Record, p. 2B (3 Dec 2003):

      "NEW OXFORD - Janet V. (Baker) Byers, 82, died Monday, December 1, 2003 at Hershey Medical Center.
      "She was the wife of the late Charles E. Byers who died December 8, 2001. Born July 7, 1921 in Abbottstown, she was the daughter of the late Mark G. and Anna (Brodbeck) Baker.
      "Mrs. Byers retired from New Oxford Garment Company and served in the U.S. Army (WAC) as a Nurse with Headquarters Company SHAEF in England, Germany and France during WWII.
      "She graduated from Eichelberger High School and also from the Joyce Art School of Cosmetology in Harrisburg.
      "She was a member of St. Paul's United Church of Christ in New Oxford; member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Abbottstown Fire Company; member of the National AARP; life member of American Legion Post 14, Hanover; life member of Post 8956, West York VFW; member of the Women's Army Corps Veterans Association, Keystone Chapter 72; was a Charter member of Women in Military Service of America; and was a member of the Junior Baseball Auxiliary in New Oxford and Abbottstown for 25 years.
      "She is survived by three sons, Larry L. Byers of Abbottstown, David L. Byers of Dover and Steven M. Byers of Allentown; one daughter, Vickie M. Buckley of Littlestown; nine grandchildren; four stepgrandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and four step great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her brother, Mark Baker.
      "The service will be held Friday [5 Dec] at 2 p.m....
      "Burial will be in New Oxford Cemetery.... Military graveside services will be held Friday at the New Oxford Cemetery by Allied Veterans Council of Hanover." (Accessed via www.Genealogy.com.)

  • Sources 
    1. [S40] Obituary, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Charles E Byers; 19 Dec 2001).

    2. [S40] Obituary, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Janet V Baker; 3 Dec 2003).

    3. [S849] Ancestry Tree - Eberhardinger, Annette Eberhardinger, "Eberhardinger Family Tree", (Ancestry.com, Public Member Tree, Online database, https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/tree/1518833/listofallpeople/).

    4. [S410] Gervaise - Levi Byers|, Gervaise Dynes-Wolak, "Descendants of Levi E. Byers", (Email report from ten8ious@msn.com to Wm. C. Snouffer : Jun 2008).

    5. [S281] Social Security|, U.S. Social Security Admin., Social Security Death Index, (https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3693).

    6. [S848] Veterans' Graves, National Cemetery Admin., U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca. 1775-2019, (National Cemetery Administration, Washington, D.C.; Online database, https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/8750/).

    7. [S103] FindaGrave, (www.FindAGrave.com).