Harrisonburg Rockingham Historical Society

Rockingham County Tombstones by Cemetery

Cemetery

 Oak Lawn Cemetery - Page 1

Location

Bridgewater, Rockingham County, Virginia. From Harrisonburg, Virginia, take Route 42 south (John Wayland Highway). As you enter Bridgewater, cemetery is on the left side of the road.
 

Notes

Well maintained. Notes in the Remarks column were provided by J. Robert Swank. Rows are recorded starting at the back of the cemetery to Route 42 (east to west). Facing headstones, they are recorded from left to right (south to north).

Survey Date and Recorder 18 November 2004
Faye Witters, Jetta Earhart, Bob & Lois Emswiler

Oak Lawn Cemetery Pages

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Cemetery Index

Surnames are sorted by section / plot / row / grave - only rows are shown

Row Surname Given Name & MI Birth Date Death Date Headstone Notes Remarks

001

Marshall

Lawson Hubbell

15 Jul 1950

19 Apr 2002

 

 

002

Burelson

John H.

25 Oct 1921

25 Dec 2003

Married 11 May 1940; Our children-Carol, John, Linda, Michael

 

002

Burelson

Ruth M.

19 Nov 1921

 

 

w/John H.

003

Phenix

Philip Henry

1 Mar 1915

13 Jul 2002

 

 

003

Phenix

Gena Tenney

22 Nov 1911

 

 

 

003

Miller

Garland F.

9 Jul 1912

7 Sep 1998

 

 

003

Miller

Edith H.

24 Mar 1918

 

 

 

003

Puffenbarger

George E.

16 Jul 1932

 

Married 24 Jun 1962

 

003

Puffenbarger

Ruth S.

22 Jan 1937

 

 

w/George E.

003

Pittington

Rodney T.

8 Apr 1963

 

Married 16 Jul 1994

 

003

Pittington

Melanie T.

8 Jan 1964

12 Nov 2003

 

w/Rodney T.

004

Mitchell

Joseph B.

22 May 1908

13 Jan 1999

Married 3 Feb 1940;

 

004

Mitchell

Mary M.

7 Feb 1919

26 Aug 2002

 

w/Joseph B.

004

Hohenstein

Dennis W.

13 Sep 1947

 

Married 21 Sep 1968; Our sons Michael W., Mark D.

 

004

Hohenstein

Shirley S.

2 Apr 1949

 

 

 

004

Hohenstein

Mark D.

7 Aug 1973

26 Dec 2003

 

 

004

Keplinger

Aaron Thomas

17 May 2001

31 May 2001

Our Son

 

005

Staton

William H.

9 Dec 1926

 

Father; Children-Barbara, Patricia, William Jr., Wayne, Betty, Susan

 

005

Staton

Coleldia H.

29 Dec 1927

22 May 2001

 

w/William H.

005

McDonald

Robert M.

25 Sep 1925

 

 

 

005

McDonald

Mary Lee Kemper

1 Nov 1922

 

 

 

005

Crummett

Wilmer Q.

28 Feb 1919

14 Sep 2002

 

 

005

Crummett

Thelma P.

14 Nov 1921

 

 

 

005

Pyle

John C.

4 Feb 1929

15 Apr 2002

 

 

005

Pyle

Patricia C.

3 Jun 1931

 

 

 

005

Flora

David Eller

31 Dec 1921

 

Married 17 Sep 1948; Our sons-David Jr., Daniel M., Dale D., Stephen L.

 

005

Flora

Mabel Driver

29 Apr 1927

 

 

w/David Eller

005

Koogler

Glenn W.

21 Oct 1907

12 Jul 2002

Married 14 Jun 1947; Our Daughters-Cynthia, Rebekah, Ellen, Kathryn

 

005

Koogler

Alma T.

11 Jan 1918

 

 

w/Glenn W.

006

Rohrbaugh

Cecil E. "Duke"

28 Jan 1973

24 Jul 2001

Duke" TA - 91

 

006

Miller

W. Frederick

4 Dec 1915

15 Nov 2001

S Sgt US Army Air Forces WWII

 

006

Miller

Virginia W.

19 Dec 1919

 

Married 22 Nov 1947; Our dau-Susan

w/W. Frederick

006

Smith

Harold D.

12 Mar 1921

 

 

 

006

Smith

Miriam R.

2 Jun 1923

 

 

 

006

Hensley

Dallas Andrew

20 Mar 1913

14 Jun 2002

 

 

006

Hensley

Lottie Caricofe

24 Dec 1911

28 Oct 2003

Mom Lottie

 

006

Ikenberry

A. Frederick

10 Nov 1920

16 Sep 2001

 

 

006

Ikenberry

Marcia P.

29 Jun 1921

 

 

 

006

Smith

Robert A.

23 Sep 1925

1 May 1998

AOM3 US Navy WWII; Married 26 Mar 1944

Military marker shows Robert Andrew Smith, Sr.

006

Smith

Muriel G.

21 Aug 1925

29 Jan 2003

 

 

006

Phibbs

Paul Vester

11 Jun 1920

22 Dec 1990

Our children-Paul Jr., Betty S., Charles M., Morris A.

 

006

Phibbs

Bertha Dickerson

14 May 1922

 

 

w/Paul Vester

007

Rose

Eugene Edward

9 Oct 1916

21 Nov 1988

Capt US Army WWII, Married 12 Jan 1944

 

007

Simmons

Charles E.

21 Nov 1929

17 Jan 1992

US Army; Our son Dennis Wayne

Military marker shows Charles Edward Simmons

007

Simmons

Lillian P.

28 Sep 1932

 

 

w/Charles E.

007

Baughman

Glen W.

3 Oct 1943

 

Married 21 Nov 1964

 

007

Baughman

Lola A.

15 Jul 1945

7 Feb 1991

 

w/Glen W.

007

Gilkerson, Jr.

William Lavernan "Bill"

27 May 1932

24 May 1993

RM2 US Navy

Military marker shows died 23 May 1993

007

Mars

William N.

1910

1988

Father

 

007

Mars

Alda M.

1923

1990

Mother

 

007

Ward, Jr.

Charles W.

1921

1994

The Salvation Army

 

007

Ward

Ruth Miller

1925

1987

The Salvation Army

 

007

Heatwole

Raymond R.

19 Nov 1927

10 Dec 1995

 

 

007

Heatwole

June C.

24 Jun 1931

 

 

 

007

Gardner

Nelson S.

5 Sep 1930

 

Our children-Dale Allan, Larry Wayne, David Leigh, Kaye Denise

 

007

Gardner

Nancy D.

1 Nov 1930

22 Nov 1983

 

w/Nelson S.

007

Craun

Everett E.

17 Aug 1916

11 Oct 1983

Our children-Everett M., Linda Irene

 

007

Craun

Eunice D.

21 Dec 1916

20 May 1987

 

w/Everett E.

007

Miller

Charles William

26 Jul 1916

 

Our children-Nancy Carol, Mary Alice, Susan Elisabeth, William Stanley, Janice Ruth

 

007

Miller

Alice Miller

27 Sep 1919

21 Jun 2003

 

w/Charles William

007

Reeves

R. Bruce

28 Oct 1954

18 Feb 1994

PFC US Army

 

007

Reeves

Robert Garland "Bob"

21 Aug 1930

 

Our children-Donna Lynne, Connie Jeannette, Robert Bruce, Kenneth Garland

 

007

Reeves

Eva Gardner

31 Jul 1932

 

 

w/Robert Garland

007

Brunk

Nelson R.

12 Jan 1917

 

Married 24 Dec 1938

 

007

Brunk

Mary Lee

14 Aug 1919

22 Dec 1992

 

w/Nelson R.

007

Suter, Jr.

Marvin N.

26 May 1929

7 Feb 2004

Married 1 Jul 1951; Our children-Marvin III, Patricia, Melinda

 

007

Suter

Virginia S.

26 Dec 1930

 

 

w/Marvin N. Suter Jr.

007

Wenger

Margaret "Maggie" H. P.

11 Dec 1911

11 Oct 1997

 

 

008

Shull

Jesse A.

15 Jun 1911

14 Jun 1989

 

 

008

Shull

Theda Mae

5 May 1913

28 Jul 1972

 

 

008

Riggleman

Denver Coolidge

11 Aug 1925

27 Jan 1986

 

 

008

Stutzman

Rosanna Marie

 

2 Feb 1988

Daughter - Granddaughter

 

008

Stutzman

Francis Leroy "Roy"

16 Sep 1915

26 Aug 1994

Father - Granddad

 

008

Boyd

Catherine Casey

20 Oct 1951

8 Oct 1992

 

 

008

Townsend

Charles Jason-Douglas "Chuck"

31 Oct 1972

14 Jan 1990

Son; Gift of life donor" - Organ, eye, tissue donation

 

008

Shifflett

William C.

1941

1997

Married 22 Feb 1967; Our sons-William and Roy

 

008

Shifflett

Goldie L.

1944

 

 

w/William C.

008

Spitler

Earl F.

12 Jul 1915

9 Nov 1988

Married 3 Apr 1934

 

008

Spitler

Fannie Y.

2 Oct 1905

14 Apr 1993

 

w/Earl F.

008

Caracofe

Leonard L.

5 Aug 1917

 

 

 

008

Caracofe

Mary E.

20 Aug 1927

23 Dec 1991

 

 

008

Bodkin

Wade B.

25 Sep 1930

 

 

 

008

Bodkin

Mary L. "Liz"

18 May 1932

 

 

 

008

Flory

Vernon D.

29 Dec 1919

 

 

 

008

Flory

Martha H.

3 Jun 1923

11 Mar 2003

 

 

008

Grady

John Cameron

4 May 1931

4 Aug 1985

Sgt US Army Korea

 

008

Grady

Jackie McNew

24 Nov 1932

6 Jul 1997

 

 

008

Cline

Earl D.

7 Feb 1904

21 Jan 1994

Our children-Nancy, Jean, Daniel, Wayne

 

008

Cline

Mary D.

27 Jun 1906

16 Nov 1995

 

w/Earl D.

008

Williams

Jeffrey Lane

13 Oct 1971

13 Feb 2000

Son

 

008

Williams

Reese N.

13 Nov 1923

30 Apr 1933

Our children-Donna Jean, Jeffrey L.

 

008

Williams

Nancy G.

30 Apr 1933

 

 

w/Jeffrey Lane

008

Williams

Donna Jean

6 Feb 1957

15 Aug 1991

 

 

008

Heatwole

Dwight "D.C."

8 Feb 1929

15 Dec 1981

 

 

008

Heatwole

Twyla A.

12 May 1931

 

 

 

008

Suter

Owen E.

29 Aug 1901

1 Jul 1975

 

 

008

Suter

Helen S.

6 Jun 1902

6 Oct 1993

 

 

008

Suter

William C.

15 Sep 1921

 

 

 

008

Suter

Kathleen H.

26 May 1922

 

 

 

009

Beverage

Hiram J.

1890

1974

 

 

009

Beverage

Emma H.

1891

1975

 

 

009

Beverage

Minor Hiram

14 Jul 1928

22 Jun 1997

 

 

009

Fowler

George B.

2 Aug 1926

22 May 1993

 

 

009

Fowler

M. Helen

30 Oct 1922

 

 

 

009

Supinger

Margaret Bricker

22 Aug 1912

19 Jun 1984

Mother - Meemaw

 

009

Waggy

Emily Paige

 

19 Feb 1992

 

 

009

Waggy

Mary

22 Dec 1943

 

 

 

009

Waggy

Jeremy M.

15 May 1978

1 May 1991

Always our hero

 

009

Waggy

Jerry

20 Jan 1944

 

 

 

009

Tumer

Paul A.

20 Apr 1932

21 Mar 1990

SFC US Army Korea; Married 20 Sep 1952

Military marker shows Paul Arbry Tumer

009

Tumer

Audrey W.

17 Nov 1933

 

 

w/Paul A.

009

Thompson

Daniel M.

7 Oct 1907

10 Sep 1988

Married 2 Aug 1930

 

009

Thompson

Margaret B.

2 Nov 1907

21 Nov 1994

 

w/Daniel M.

009

Miller

Don H.

3 Mar 1930

12 Sep 1989

 

 

009

Miller

Duene M.

26 Oct 1931

 

 

 

009

Cromer

David R.

18 Jun 1933

14 Jul 2000

 

 

009

Cromer

Mary C.

16 Dec 1932

20 Dec 1991

 

 

009

Bowman

Joseph A.

24 Sep 1927

27 Oct 1997

Married 31 Aug 1958

 

009

Bowman

Norma C.

25 Oct 1932

 

 

w/Joseph A.

009

Justice

Freddie C.

17 Apr 1932

 

Our children-Pat and Sally

 

009

Justice

Betty M.

27 Jul 1935

18 Sep 1983

 

w/Freddie C.

009

Weaver

Charles F. "C.F."

14 Nov 1922

 

Our children-Kenneth, Steven, Richard, Sally

 

009

Weaver

Mary K. Lineweaver

6 Oct 1924

 

 

w/Charles F.

009

North, Jr.

Olin R.

19 Apr 1923

22 Jun 1985

Our children-Catherina A., Donald E.

 

009

North

Hazel G.

23 Mar 1924

 

 

w/Olin R. North, Jr.

009

North

Donald Edwin

1 Apr 1958

15 Oct 1995

Ashes strewn over Pacific Ocean

 

009

Marks

Matthew J.

11 Mar 1916

24 Mar 2002

 

 

009

Marks

Charlotte H.

9 Apr 1919

11 Jun 1988

 

 

009

Whitmer

Atlee G.

15 Oct 1917

5 Sep 1982

Married 22 Jun 1940; Our children-Gloria, Elaine, Linda, Gary

 

009

Whitmer

Florence D.

24 Nov 1920

 

 

w/Atlee G.

009

Upham

Jack Y.

10 Feb 1908

2 Jan 1997

 

 

009

Upham

Lorena L.

23 Jun 1909

20 Aug 2001

 

 

009

Metzger

Duncan L.

2 Aug 1911

28 Sep 1983

 

 

009

Metzger

Jessie M.

17 Jun 1914

26 Oct 1992

 

 

010

Rodeffer

Virgil P.

10 Feb 1920

24 May 1986

Pvt US Army WWII

Military marker shows Virgil Paul Rodeffer

010

Rodeffer

Barbara F.

28 Oct 1925

 

 

 

010

Shull

Merlin Grosh

 

 

 

No dates

010

Shull

M. Grace White

20 Jul 1920

22 Dec 1997

 

 

010

Halterman

Theodore G.

22 Dec 1907

25 Sep 1994

 

 

010

Halterman

Bessie A.

24 Dec 1907

5 Feb 2003

 

 

010

Halterman

Evelena W.

8 Nov 1938

 

 

 

010

Cupp

Roy Carlton

10 Aug 1905

26 Jul 1987

Married 29 Jul 1933

 

010

Cupp

Ruby Naomi

30 Jun 1912

25 Nov 1981

 

w/Roy Carlton

010

Richcreek

Mahlon H.

17 Sep 1906

21 Jun 2003

 

 

010

Richcreek

Madalyn M.

12 Oct 1917

26 Aug 1984

 

 

010

Lambert

Ervin D.

9 Jul 1927

 

Our children-Delmar, Jerry, Brenda, Patsy

 

010

Lambert

Margaret E.

7 Jan 1924

 

 

w/Ervin D.

010

Roche

W. Elwood

31 Oct 1928

20 Oct 1997

Husband, Daddy & Granddaddy

 

010

Roche

Kathryn M.

 

 

 

 

010

Ward

William A.

16 Aug 1919

18 Dec 1990

 

 

010

Sager

Tommy R.

1923

2003

 

 

010

Sager

Flossie L.

1931

 

 

 

010

Sappington

Roger Edwin

6 Mar 1929

19 Mar 1989

Married 5 Jun 1949; Our children-Charlotte Marie 13 May 1953; David Ernest 10 Oct 1957; Paul Edward 11 Nov 1962; Mark Eugene 9 Apr 1965

 

010

Sappington

LeVerle Hochstetler

4 Dec 1928

 

 

w/Roger Edwin

010

Dellinger

Galen H.

13 Oct 1925

 

 

 

010

Dellinger

Virginia W.

7 Oct 1926

 

 

 

010

Herrold

Paul R. "Poppy"

15 Nov 1914

11 Apr 2002

Loved by Amanda, Sally, Pat, Pam

 

010

Herrold

Thelma E. "Belle"

29 May 1916

10 Mar 2001

 

w/Paul R.

010

Hohenstein

William F.

24 Mar 1924

 

 

 

010

Hohenstein

Marie J.

16 Mar 1924

 

 

 

010

Hohenstein

Sylvia M.

29 Nov 1903

11 Jan 1994

 

 

010

Young

Howard A.

15 Dec 1904

6 Apr 1995

 

 

010

Young

Gertrude F.

11 Jun 1905

21 Jan 1999

 

 

010

Noble

Norman Gay

23 Nov 1928

20 Sep 1998

S Sgt US Air Force

 

010

Zirk

Infant Son

 

1968

s/J. D. & C. S.

 

010

Whitmore

DeWitt H.

11 Dec 1919

 

Children-Judy L., Jerry W.

 

010

Whitmore

Charlotte A.

28 Aug 1918

 

 

w/DeWitt H.

011

Haynes

Lawrence W.

3 Jun 1914

12 May 1983

 

 

011

Haynes

Louise P.

2 Nov 1917

 

 

 

011

Cupp

Chester B.

25 Jul 1942

14 Mar 2000

 

 

011

Simpson

Loren S.

3 Apr 1915

14 Mar 1996

 

 

011

Simpson

Miriam B.

29 May 1917

 

 

 

011

Wood

Enoch W.

27 Dec 1917

21 Oct 1990

Pvt US Army WWII

Military marker shows Enoch Weaver Wood

011

Anderson

Harry Lee

4 Aug 1918

24 Jan 2001

 

 

011

Emerick

Margaret C.

29 May 1929

2 Nov 1989

 

 

011

Donnelly

Joseph H.

25 Jun 1923

24 Sep 1987

PFC US Army WWII

Military marker shows Joseph Henry Donnelly

011

Crist

Galen B.

14 Jul 1915

3 May 1994

 

 

011

Crist

Anna G.

20 Feb 1918

 

 

 

011

Gray

Walter W.

11 Apr 1926

3 Jan 1986

Sgt US Army WWII

Military marker shows Walter Weston Gray

011

Gray

Rita A.

5 Jul 1928

 

 

 

011

Keplinger

Clinton E.

9 May 1936

10 Jun 2000

 

 

011

Keplinger

Katherine K.

13 Mar 1944

 

 

 

011

Wilfong

Alfred J.

15 Jun 1914

22 Aug 1986

SK3 US Navy WWII

Military marker shows Alfred Joseph Wilfong

011

Wilfong

Winnifred H.

26 Aug 1916

11 Oct 1978

 

 

011

Stoutamyer

Jesse T.

28 Feb 1918

23 Apr 2001

Father

 

011

Stoutamyer

Helen T.

19 Dec 1919

26 Feb 1999

Mother

 

011

Stoutamyer

Wayne B.

30 Apr 1950

25 May 1976

Son

 

011

Whitmore

Harry L.

13 Jun 1917

20 Sep 1999

Married 16 Oct 1937; Our children-Wayne L. & Diane E.

 

011

Whitmore

Geneva L.

13 Dec 1916

 

 

w/Harry L.

011

Good, Jr.

Steven W.

1 Oct 1977

26 Aug 1996

Loving Son & Brother

 

011

Good, Sr.

Steven W.

1948

2004

 

Dellinger Funeral Home marker only

011

Good

Samuel C.

1926

2000

F1 US Navy WWII

Military marker shows Samuel Clarence Good, b. 26 Dec 1926, d. 23 Aug 2000

011

Good

Jean C.

1929

1980

 

w/Samuel C.

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