Obituary – Thomas Raffle
Contributed to Genealogy Pit Stop
By Dennis Goddard
East Liverpool Review
Salineville – Thomas Raffle, 81, died in his home here Wednesday (April 25, 1938) at 9 p. m. following a long illness.
Mr. Raffle was born in New Castle, Pa., Jan. 3, 1857, but spent most of his life time in Salineville.
He leaves his widow, Mrs. Anna Laura Raffle; two sons, Homer and Jesse Raffle of Salineville; three daughters, Mrs. Agnes Lindsay of Chester, Mrs. Fred Hale of East Liverpool and Mrs. Cora Wycoff of Cambridge; two brothers, Robert Raffle of Aliquippa, and William Raffle of Minerva; one sister, Mrs. Myra McLain of Hollidays Cove, 20 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.
Services will be held in the home Saturday at 2 p. m. in charge of the Rev. H. E. Martin, pastor of the Church of Christ. Burial will be in Woodland cemetery.