Harry K. Search, Jr.

Male 1918 - 1996  (77 years)


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  • Name Harry K. Search  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 7 Aug 1918  Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Jan 1996  Susquehanna Memorial Gardens,York,York Co.,PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried York, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I27340  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 

    Father Ancestors Harry K Search,   b. 11 Oct 1888, Koonsville, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1944, Plymouth, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Stella Louise Sprake,   b. 25 Dec 1886, Plymouth Luz, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1971, Wyoming Valley, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 28 Jun 1916  Shickshinny, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F9890  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Margaret Catherine Derby,   b. 14 Mar 1923, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 2010, York, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 29 Apr 1944 
    Children 
     1. Harry Thomas Search
     2. John H. Search
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F9906  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - Monday, January 15, 1996 York Daily Record - Pennsylvania - Harry K. Search, 77, of Springettsbury Township, died at 5 a.m. Saturday at Manor Care Kingston Court. He was the husband of Margaret C. "Peg" (Derby). The service will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Eastminster Presbyterian Church, 311 Haines Road, York. Burial will be in Susquehanna Memorial Gardens, with military honors by York County Veterans Honor Guard. Viewing will be 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, with Masonic services at 8:45 p.m., at the Etzweiler Funeral Home, 1111 E. Market St., York. Mr. Search was born Aug. 7, 1918, in Wilkes-Barre. He was the son of the late Stella L. (Sprake) and Harry K. Search Sr. He was superintendent of Pennsylvania Power and Light Co.'s Brunner Island Power Plant in York Haven, retiring in 1983 after 38 years of service. He was a 1936 graduate of Elmer L. Meyers High School and a 1943 graduate of Penn State. A U.S. Army veteran of World War II, he served in the European Theater. He was a member of Eastminster Presbyterian Church, Pi Tau Sigma Fraternity, Sigma Tau Fraternity, Scabbard and Blade Fraternity, Springetts Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5865 of York, York Forest 30 Tall Cedars of Lebanon and a 50-year member of Lodge 61 Free and Accepted Masons of Wilkes-Barre. Mr. Search also is survived by two sons, Harry T. Search of Falls Church, Va., and John R. Search of Richmond, Va.; five grandchildren; and a sister, Cordelia H. Flickinger of Mountain Top, Luzerne County. Officiating at the service will be his pastors, the Rev. George R. Taylor and the Rev. Bruce E. Cadenhead. Memorial contributions may be made to Eastminster Presbyterian Church, 311 Haines Road, York 17402; or to American Heart Association, 2997 Cape Horn Road, Red Lion 17356. 1-13-96.

  • Sources 
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