WEMPE, Miss Agnes

Miss Agnes Wempe, who died near Baltimore, was buried from SS. Peter and Paul's church, at 9:l5 this morning. Interment was made in the church cemetery. The pallbearers were Messrs, Frederick Brinker, Louis Ruppencamp, Martin Ruppencamp and William Laing. Miss Wempe was a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Wempe, Oldtown road, this city. Her body was brought to the home of her parents Saturday night.
Cumberland Evening Times, June 3, 1912

WEMPE, Mrs. Ann Maria Schmieling

Death of an Aged Lady
On Friday evening last, Mrs. Wempe, an aged lady living on Vinegar Hill, died at her residence, of old age. At the time of her decease she was past the age of 80 years. Her funeral will take place tomorrow morning at 10:00 o'clock from SS. Peter and Paul's German Catholic church. The interment will be in the cemetery connected with the church.
Monday, 27 October 1890; Cumberland Daily Times
Find A Grave Memorial# 119796902
Posted June 10, 2017

WEMPE, Miss Anna Adelaide

Miss Anna Adelaide Wempe, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Wempe, died Sunday morning, after a long, lingering illness at the home of her parents near Mapleside. The deceased was 22 years old and was a young lady of much popularity. The following brothers and sisters survive her: Messrs. John, Joseph, Fred and Miss Agnes Wempe, amd Mrs. Patrick Hopkins.
Monday, October 26, 1903; Evening Times (Cumberland, Allegany Co.) MD. pg. 5 col.1
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WEMPE, Miss Anna Adelaide

The funeral of Miss Anna Adelaide Wempe, took place from her home on Mapleside this morning and was attended by a large congregation of neighbors and friends who followed the cortege to SS Peter and Paul's Cemetery. High Mass of requiem was sung in SS. Peter and Paul church.
Tuesday October 27, 1903; Evening Times (Cumberland, Allegany Co.) MD; page 5, col 1
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WEMPE, Miss Dorothy M.

Mr. and Mrs. Michael P. Moran, Oldtown Road, received word of the death of their niece Miss Dorothy M. Wempe, 19, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bernard H. Wempe, Hagerstown. Miss Wempe was a graduate of the 1930 class of Hagerstown High school. Besides her parents she is survived by one sister, Margaret Anr and two brothers, George and Joseph Wempe. Miss Wempe's oldest brother, Francis, died about a year ago. Funeral services were held from St. Mary's Catholic Church with burial in the church cemetery, Hagerstown.
Cumberland Evening Times, December 4, 1930
Posted February 28, 2010


WEMPE, Frank G.

Frank G. Wempe, son of Mr. and Mrs. Martin Wempe, Oldtown Road, died Sunday at his home in Wilmington, of pneumonia. Surviving are his widow and two children, his father and mother and the following sisters and brothers: Mrs. M. P. Moran, Cumberland; Mrs. R. P. Moxley, Baltimore, and Edward M. and Bernard H., of Hagerstown. Funeral this morning from St. Patrick's Church, Wilmington.
The Daily Mail (Hagerstown), Wednesday,  23 Oct 1918


WEMPE, John F.

John F. Wempe, 83, of 523 Oldtown Road, died yesterday in the Allegany County Infirmary following an illness of two years. A life-long resident of Cumberland, he was a son of the late Francis and Mary (Koelker) Wempe. He was formerly employed by the Times and Alleganian Company. Mr. Wempe was a member of SS. Peter and Paul Catholic. Church and the Holy Name Society of the parish. Twice married; he was preceded in death by both wives. Mrs. Mary (Pfab) Wempe and Mrs. Marion (McKenzie) Wempe. Surviving are a son, Brother Francis of the Maryknoll Missionary Society; a daughter, Mrs. Helen Mackert, Fort Ashby, and two brothers, Joseph and Fred Wempe, both of this city. The body is at the Scarpelli Funeral Home where the Holy Name Society will recite the rosary Sunday at 8:15 p. m.
Cumberland Evening Times, January 13, 1956
Posted February 28, 2010

WEMPE, John F.

A requiem mass for John F. Wempe, 83, of 523 Oldtown Road, who died Thursday in the Allegany County Infirmary, will be celebrated tomorrow at 10 a. m. at SS. Peter and Paul's Church. Interment will be in the parish cemetery. The body is at the Scarpelli Funeral Home where the rosary will be recited today at 8:15 p. m. Pallbearers will be Raymond Wempe, Frederick Wempe, Leo Wempe, Thomas Minke. William Coleman and James King.
Cumberland Times, Sunday, January 15 1956



  Mrs. Margaret A. McDonald Wempe

WEMPE, Mrs. Margaret A. McDonald

Mrs. Margaret A. Wempe, aged 71, wife of Martin Wempe, died Thursday at her home on Oldtown Road, following a lingering illness.  She was a native of Hagerstown, Md., a daughter of Patrick McDonald, who was a contractor on the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal during its construction.  She is survived by her husband and the following children: Mrs. R. P. Moxley, Baltimore, Mrs. M. P. Moran, this city and Edward M. and Bernard H. Wempe, Hagerstown.  She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church from which the funeral will be held Monday morning at 9 o'clock with burial in Sts. Peter and Paul's Cemetery.  Cumberland Evening Times, Friday, August 13, 1920


WEMPE, Martin

DIES SUDDENLY ON WILLIAMS STREET ~ Martin Wempe, Sticken[sic] With Heart Attack Enroute Home from Work Falls Dead in the Street

Stricken suddenly with a heart attack on Williams street about 5:30 o'clock this morning, Martin Wempe, 70 years old, employed as night watchman at the Cumberland Steel Company, sat down on the curb at Ascension street to rest.  A few minutes later toppled over in the street dead. His body was found later by John Richardson, a contractor, coming from his home on Williams Road to the city and who notified the police.  Officer Charles Johnson took charge of the body and the County Coroner was notified.  Permission was given to remove the body to the Stein mortuary, no inquest being deemed necessary.Wempe was last seen by a pedestrian to sit down on the curb, and thinking the aged man had momentarily stopped to rest, the latter continued to his home.He had been employed at the Cumberland Steel Company as night watchman and had bee relieved of his duty by the day man and was enroute to his home when stricken.He was born in Cumberland and was a son of the late Francis Wempe, one of the pioneer settlers of the southern section of Cumberland.  For some yeats he assisted his father in the farming of several large tracts adjacent to Mapleside.  His wife died several months ago.  The following children survive; Edward and Bernard Wempe, living in Hagerstown; Mrs. M. P. Moran of Cumberland and Mrs. R. P. Moxley, of Baltimore, Md.

Cumberland Evening Times, Thursday, December 23, 1920

WEMPE, Martin

The funeral of Martin Wempe took place at 9 o'clock Monday morning from St. Mary's Catholic Church, Rev. John Lawless officiating.  Despite the inclement weather it was largely attended.Mr. Wempe was the youngest son of the late Frank B. and Mary A. Wempe, who were poineer settlers and one of Cumberland most respected citizens.  He resided on the Oldtown road for a number of years.  Mr. Wempe was a charitable man and no one ever appealed to him who was not aided.  He was also a devoted member of St. Mary's Church and was to be found in his place every Sunday. He was a member of the Holy Name Society, who had charge of the funeral.  His wife died just four months ago.  He leaves the following children: Mrs. M.P. Moran, Cumberland; Mrs. Roley O. Moxley, Baltimore and Edward and Bernard of Hagerstown.
December 28, 1920, Cumberland Evening Times

WEMPE, Mrs. Mary Pfab

The funeral of Mrs. John Wempe took place this morning at nine o'clock from her late home on Oldtown road and was attended by a large procession of friends and neighbors. The body was conveyed from the residence to SS. Peter and Paul's church, where a requiem mass was sung. The burial took place in SS. ePter[sic] and Paul's cemetery.. the pallbearers were Mr. Frank J. Lueck, Mr. John Brinker, Mr. Henry Laing and Mr. W. Brinker
Cumberland Alleganian; Thursday, April 14, 1904
Posted June 10, 2017


WEMPE, Mrs. Mary Ann Koelker

Mrs. Mary Ann Wempe, 74 years old, widow of Frank Wempe, died early this morning at her home on Oldtown Road.  She is survived by three sons, John, Fred and Joseph Wempe, and one daughter, Mrs. Patrick Hoperaft[sic,Hopkins].  The funeral will take place at 9 o'clock Wednesday morning with services in SS. Peter & Paul's Church.  Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Cumberland Evening Times, Monday, May 16, 1921

WEMPE, Mrs. Mary Ann Koelker

The funeral of Mrs. Mary Ann Wempe, widow of Frank Wempe, who died Monday morning at her home on Oldtown Road, took place at 9 o'clock this morning from SS. Peter and Paul's Church.  Burial was in the church cemetery.  The pallbearers were; Louis Ruppenkamp, Mathias Brinker, John Brinker, Dr. Joseph Schriver, James Weber and Frank Bealkey.
Cumberland Evening Times, Wednesday May 18, 1921

WEMPE, Miss Mary C.

Miss Mary C. Wempe, aged 74, died at Hagerstown, Md., Friday morning. The body will be brought to Cumberland this evening to the home of Joseph U. Wempe, Oldtown Road, for burial. Miss Wempe was a lifelong member of SS. Peter and Paul's church, from which the funeral will take place Monday morning at 9:30 o'clock. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Death was due to paralysis and general debility. Miss Wempe had lived in Hagerstown for a number of years. Martin Wempe is a brother and Louise  Wempe a sister.
Cumberland Evening Times; Saturday, March 31, 1917
Posted June 10, 2017


Name: Kathleen Wengerd, 70, of Springs, PA  
Parents: Ernest and Emma (Lohr) Miller  
DOB: June 24, 1934  
DOD: Wednesday, October 6, 2004, as the result of an automobile accident in Grantsville, MD  
Spouse: Budd A. Wengerd  
Predeceased by: parents; sister, Shirley Livengood  
Survived by: husband; daughters, Beth Green and husband Don, Salisbury, PA; Lisa Tissue and husband Rod, Hagerstown, MD; Trina Wengerd, Canonsburg, PA; brother, Mark Miller, CT  
Burial: October 8, 2004, Springs Cemetery  
Source: Newman Funeral Homes, Garrett Co., MD and Somerset Co., PA
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 10, 2014 

Name: Paul Edgar Wengerd, 37, of Grantsville, MD and Springs, PA  
Parents: Donald E. "Tony" and Anna (Miller) Wengerd, of Marengo, IA  
DOB: September 28, 1966, in Meyersdale, PA  
DOD: Sunday, August 8, 2004, in Springs, PA  
Survived by: parents; brothers, Marvin R. Wengerd and wife Jody, Middle Amana, IA; Jack A. Wengerd and wife Gina, Grantsville, MD; sisters, Rhonda Snyder and husband Vernon, Grantsville; Jill A. Holler and husband Terry, Frederick, MD  
Burial: Cremation  
Source: Newman Funeral Homes, Garrett Co., MD and Somerset Co., PA
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 10, 2014


WENNER, Lille F.

Mrs. Lille F. Wenner, wife of Daniel C. Wenner, a car inspector, died at her home, 6 Patterson avenue, Monday night, after an illness of one week. Besides her husband she is survived by one daughter, Mrs, Lola Brady, one adopted daughter Miss Roma Wenner and the following brothers and sisters: George Clark, Robert Clark and Mrs. Edward Jones all of Lonaconing; Mrs. W. E Donahue of Westernport; Edward Clark and Miss Gertrude Clark of Barton. Mrs. Wenner was 53 years old and had been a resident about 15 years. The funeral will take place Friday morning at 9 o'clock with a requiem mass at SS. Peter and Paul's Church. The burial will be in SS. Peter and Paul's cemetery.
Cumberland Evening Times; Cumberland, Allegany Co, Md - Tuesday, January 6, 1920 - pg 9, col 2
(Courtesy of Pat Dailey)
Posted August 1, 2010

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