Archive - Jan 18, 2011
Howard L. Eshbaugh, 92, formerly of Welsh Street in Kane, died Monday evening, Jan. 17, 2011 at The Lutheran Home at Kane.
Born July 24, 1918 in Kane, he was the son of Jerry J. and Bessie M. Ruckman Eshbaugh.Â On Jan. 31, 1941 in Bradford, he married Opal E. Near, who survives.
After attending Kane area schools, he worked for Bowman Lumber Company, then later for Kane Handle, retiring in 1982.
He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Kane, a Life Member of the F.O. Eagles, and was an avid hunter and fisherman.