Jeremiah Berkebile, aged fifty-six years, seven months, and seven days, died at 9 o’clock Monday morning at his home in Shade Township, the cuase of death being dropsy. The funeral was held from the U. B. Church at Otterbein at 10 o’clock Wednesday morning.
Mr. Berkebile was born September 30, 1849, and was a son of Aaron Berkebile, his mother’s maiden name being Margarette Penrod. The deceased is survived by his wife and the following children: William Berkebile, married and living at Hooversville; Levi, married and livign in Shade Township; Adam, of Johnstown; David, of Windber; Charley and Mary, at home, and Flora, married to a man named Wizel and living in Cambria County.