From the Indiana Cnty., PA, Historical Society Surname Files
Approx. Date: May 1979
BERTON E. WISSINGER
Berton E. Wissinger, 71, of Penn Run RD 1, died Saturday, May 19, 1979, in the Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh.
A son of Harvey and Myrtle Jane (Palmer) Wissinger, he was born Dec. 29, 1907, in Rochester Mills.
Mr. Wissinger was married on Sept. 29, 1930, to the former Ella Mae Dishong. He was a retired coal miner and was last employed as custodian at the Penn Run Elementary School. He was a member of the UMWA Local 6796, Clymer.
Surviving are his wife, mentioned above; 10 children: Richard, Jersey Shore; Willie, Laughton, Okla.; Mrs. Nellie Isenberg, Indiana RD 4; Mrs. Andy (Florence) Hudrick, Commodore; Mrs. Charles (Bertha) Bealonis, New Florence; Harold (Buck) Adelphi, MD; Kenneth Kingston, Ohio; Carl, Commodore RD 1; Donald, Home RD 1; Jerry, at home; six brothers: Blaine, Indiana; Edward, Derry; Dean, Adrian; Carl, Columbus, Ohio; Arthur, Greensburg RD 7; Howard, Salina; 31 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by five brothers and two grandchildren.
Friends will be received from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today in the Rairigh Funeral Home, Hillsdale, where services will be held Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. The Rev. Bruce Bishop will officiate with interment in the Manor Cemetery, Penn Run RD 1.