Soehnlen, Itha Lucretia Baker 1881-1960

Obituary – Mrs. Itha Soehnlen
Contributed to Genealogy Pit Stop
By Bonnie Baker Ryan
April 4, 1960
East Liverpool

Mrs. Itha Lucretia Soehnlen, 78, died at the home of a sister, Mrs. Ruth B. McDevitt, 1441 Main Street, Wellsville, Monday at 5:30 p.m. Mrs. Soehnlen was born Dec. 7, 1881, in Industry, a daughter of the late Washington R. and Ora Marsh Baker. She resided in East Liverpool several years before moving to Alliance, where she lived 10years. She then moved to Canton R. D. and resided there 25 years before moving to Wellsville 13 years ago. She was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Her husband Joseph L. Soehnlen, is deceased.

Survivors include two other sisters, Mrs. Laura E. Reed and Mrs. Cordelia E. Hood, both of East Liverpool; a step-daughter, Mrs. Lucy Cullum of Canton; two step-sons, George Soehnlen and Emil Soehnlen, both of Canton, and three brothers, Earl A. Baker, of East Liverpool, Lester L. Baker of Aliquippa and Taylor S. Baker of Akron.

Services will be held Thursday morning at 10 at the church with Fr. John F. Lyons saying the Mass.

Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery. Friends may call at the MacLean Funeral Home in Wellsville Wednesday afternoon and evening.