Pottsville Republican Thursday November 17, 1949
Mrs. Mary A Shadle, nee Schmeltz, widow of Frank Shadle, died Thursday at the home of her daughter in law, Mrs. Pearl Shadle, Fountain, Hegins Twp.
Born November 22, 1863, she was a daughter of the late Jonas and Lena Mausser Schmeltz, and was a member of the Reformed Church, Fountain, and also a member of the Sunday School.
Her husband died 13 years ago and she is survived by two sons, Curtis Shadle, and Harry Hepler, and one daughter, Mrs. Fronie Koppenhaver, all of Hegins RD; nine grandchildren and one great grandchild; her daughter in law, Mrs. Shadle with whom she lived; one sister, Mrs. Lizzie Rothermel, Herndon RD; and one brother, Jacob Schmeltz, Loyalton.
Funeral is from her late home, Sunday afternoon with further services in the Reformed Church, Fountain. Burial is in the adjoining cemetery. Rev. Paul W Yoh will officiate. H E Miller, Valley View, has charge.