05 November 2013

Tombstone Tuesday: Lipka

Peter Lipka 15 March 1890 - 28 June 1939
Mary Lipka 8 May 1898 - 4 April 1971
buried at Holy Ghost Ukrainian Cemetery, Valley Township, Chester County, PA
Peter and Mary were living in East Fallowfield Township in 1920. He listed Galicia as his birthplace. Mary and their three children listed Pennsylvania as their birthplace. The three children were: Annie (b 1916), Cornelius (b 1918) and Mary (b 1920). They also had two boarders living with them: William and Tessie Yaremko. By 1930 the family lived in South Coatesville and had a fourth child, Dorothy. Dorothy was born in 1928. In 1940 Anna and Dorothy lived with their widowed mother (Mary) in South Coatesville.

Tombstone Tuesday is a daily blogging prompt prompted by GeneaBloggers in which an image of a gravestone is featured. It may also include a brief description of the image or the ancestor.
Locations listed are located in Pennsylvania (USA), unless otherwise noted in post.