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 Fairview Cemetery, Colebrookdale, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA


Latitude: 40.3361, Longitude: -75.6422
Fairview Cemetery

Notes:
317 W Philadelphia Ave
Boyertown, PA 19512
(610) 367-2309

Rhoads Opera House Fire
Boyertown, Pennsylvania


On January 13, 1908, 169 people perished as a direct result of the fire and one fireman lost his life on the way to the fire in a freak accident. The performance that night was a benefit performance sponsored by St. John's Lutheran Church of Boyertown. Local talent directed by Miss Edna M. Schoner of Pottsville were performing the play, "the Scottish Reformation", as written by Mrs. Harriet Earhart Monroe of Washington, DC.


Headstones

 Thumb Description Status Location Name (Died/Buried)
Borneman, Elizabeth S. (1849 - 1915)
Borneman, Elizabeth S. (1849 - 1915)
Section B-1 Row 34
Elizabeth S. Heimbach nee Borneman (b. April 6, 1849 d. March 20, 1915) age 65-11-14 
    Borneman, Elizabeth S. (d. 20 Mar 1915)
 
Brunner, Frank R. (1835 - 1908)
Brunner, Frank R. (1835 - 1908)
Frank R. Brunner M.D./ Jan. 24, 1835/ Jan. 13, 1908 
    Brunner, Frank R. M.D. (d. 13 Jan 1908)
 
Heimbach, David M. (1847 - 1919)
Heimbach, David M. (1847 - 1919)
Section B-1 Row 34
David M. Heimbach (b. Dec. 16, 1847 d. Dec. 17, 1919) age 72-0-1 
    Heimbach, David M. (d. 17 Dec 1919)
 
Heimbach, Stella B. (1887 - 1908)
Heimbach, Stella B. (1887 - 1908)
Stella B. Heimbah (b. June 19, 1887 d. Jan. 13, 1908) age 20-6-24 d/o David M. & Elizabeth  
  Section B-1 Row 34  Heimbach, Stella B. (d. 13 Jan 1908)
 
Stauffer, Clarence L. (1888 - 1943)
Stauffer, Clarence L. (1888 - 1943)
Stauffer/ Clarence L./ 1888-1943/ Ida R./ 1886-1965 
    Shanley, Ida R. (d. 1965)
Stauffer, Clarence L. (d. 1943)
 
Stauffer, Elizabeth (1868 - 1879)
Stauffer, Elizabeth (1868 - 1879)
Over ? the/ summer ?/ Lizzie B./ daughter of/ L. S. & S. ?/ Stauffer/ born May 20, 1868/ aged 10 years 11 mo. 15 days 
    Stauffer, Elizabeth (d. 4 May 1879)
 
Stauffer, Emma B. (1867 - 1908)
Stauffer, Emma B. (1867 - 1908)
Emma B. Stauffer/ died Jan. 13/ 1908/ aged 40 Yr. 11M. 19 Ds 
    Stauffer, Emma B. (d. 13 Jan 1908)
 
Stauffer, Henry B. (1855 - 1932)
Stauffer, Henry B. (1855 - 1932)
Henry B. Stauffer/ July 14, 1855/ July 2, 1932
Annie M. Stauffer/ Dec. 31, 1859/ Mar. 8, 1952 
    Latshaw, Annie (d. 8 Mar 1952)
Stauffer, Henry B. (d. 2 Jul 1932)
 
Stauffer, Irvin B. (1865 - 1952)
Stauffer, Irvin B. (1865 - 1952)
Stauffer/ father/ Irvin B./ 1865-1952/ mother/ Olivia S./ 1866-1938/ daughter/ Lulu L./ 1894-1908 
    Landis, Olivia S. (d. 1938)
Stauffer, Irvin B. (d. 1952)
Stauffer, Lulu L. (d. 13 Jan 1908)
 

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