Harrisonburg Rockingham Historical Society

Rockingham County Tombstones by Cemetery

Cemetery

 Riverdale Mennonite Church Cemetery

Location

West of Dayton, Rockingham County, Virginia. From Harrisonburg take Route 42 south and pick up Route 257 (Ottobine Road) in Dayton. Turn right on 257 and go 2.3 miles to Route 738 (Dry River Road) and turn right. Go 1.1 miles on Route 738 and turn left on gravel lane just this side of the business "Valley Structure." Go left up lane 2/10ths mile to church & cemetery.
 

Notes

New cemetery approximately ten years old. Notes in "Remarks" column were provided by Betty Rhodes Horst.

Survey Date 29 May 2002

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 Shank Gabriel Franklin 24 Feb 1946 6 Mar 1977
h/Janet Ann Rohrer; s/Owen Edward Shank & Reba Catherine Knicely
001 Shank William Alan 17 May 1970 18 May 1996 s/Williard & Ruth Shank s/Willard S. Shank & Ruth N. Zimmerman
001 Shank Ruth Nolt Zimmerman 10 Sep 1942 22 Jun 2000 Aged 57y 9m 12d; w/Williard S. Shank w/Williard S. Shank; d/John S. Zimmerman & Lydia W. Nolt
002 Zimmerman Lydia Nolt 23 Jun 1920 6 Jul 2000 Aged 80y 13d; w/John S. Zimmerman w/John S. Zimmerman; d/Levi Nolt & Lydia Weaver
002 Showalter Marie Elizabeth Cline 2 Mar 1931 27 Jul 2000 w/Daniel T. Showalter w/Daniel P. Showalter; d/Russell D. Cline & Mabel R. Rohrer
002 Showalter Infant Daughter
17 Nov 1957 d/Daniel T. & Marie Showalter d/Daniel Showalter & Marie Cline; Transferred from Pleasant View Cemetery in 2000
003 Martin Sue Shank 11 Aug 1948 3 May 1999 w/Ray M. Martin; dearest daughter w/Raymond M. Martin; d/Warren F. Shank & Martha L. Showalter
003 Martin John Howard 27 Dec 1912 20 Jul 1999
h/Eva M. Rohrer; s/Daniel J. Martin & Martha M. Martin
003 Martin Eva M. Rohrer 11 Jul 1914 3 Sep 1994
Middle name Margaret; w/John H. Martin; d/Amos D. Rohrer & Josie E. Jones
004 Rohrer Fred H. 30 Jun 1928 1 Oct 1993 Aged 65y 3m Middle name Henry; h/Anna Grace Beery; s/Amos D. Rohrer & Josie E. Jones
005 Koogler Beulah Frances Burkholder 28 Mar 1933 23 May 1999 Aged 66y 1m 25d; dearest mother w/Paul R. Koogler; d/John S. Burkholder & Vernie M. Knicely

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