NameDorothy J KENSINGER 653
Birth Date2 Jun 1912
Birth PlaceAltoona, Blair, Co., PA, USA
Death Date12 Sep 1986 Age: 74
Death PlaceAltoona, Blair, Co., PA, USA
Death MemoEvergreen Manor
Burial PlaceCarson Valley, Blair, Pennsylvania
Burial MemoBigelow funeral home
ReligionCalvary Bapstist
Misc. Notes
survived by 3 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren, 2 step-great-grandchildren These must’ve been JA’s kids

Jun. 12, 1912
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
Sep. 12, 1986
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA

Dorothy J. Mays, 74, of Evergreen Manor died at 9:45 a.m. Friday, Sept. 12, 1986, in Altoona Hospital, after an extended illness.

She was born June 2, 1912, in Altoona, the daughter of Charles R. and Grace (Whitsel) Kensinger, and June 15, 1937, in Altoona, married John A. Mays, who died Sept. 30, 1957.

Surviving are two sons; John A. Jr. of Altoona and Charles K. of Perrysburg, Ohio; three grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and two step-great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Mays was a member of Calvary Baptist Church.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday in the William G. Biglelow Funeral Home.

Services held at 10:30 a.m. Monday in the William G. Bigelow Funeral Home by Rev. John Lee. Interment in Carson Valley Cemetery.

Altoona Mirror: 9/13/1986, p. 10. 
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  John A. Mays (1909 - 1957)*
  Charles K. Mays (1940 - 2001)*
Birth Date23 Feb 1909
Residence Date19 Mar 1957 Age: 48
Residence PlaceAltoona, Blair, Co., PA, USA
Death Date30 Sep 1957 Age: 48
Burial Date30 Sep 1957
Burial PlaceCarson Valley, Cemetery, DuncanVille, Blair, Pennsylvania
Burial Memoplot S2,G, 4, 5 -034-31
Education3 years high school
OccupationLocomotive Fireman, PRR, BARBER
FatherHarry Cummons MAYS (1879-1962)
MotherMargaret DOLLAR (1890-1916)
Misc. Notes
Feb. 23, 1909
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
Sep. 30, 1957
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA

Born to Harry C. and Margaret Dollar Mays. Margaret died in 1916.

In 1920 Robert is living in Altoona with Walter L.and Dema Coltabaugh(sister to Margaret, his mother), along with brothers Robert T. and Walter W.

John is interred near his mother in Carson Valley Cemetery,

PA Certificate of Death # 78799

Born: 2/23/1909, Altoona, PA
Died: 9/30/1957, Altoona, PA. Age 48 years
Cause: Large Bowel Carcinoma
Father: Harry C. Mays
Mother: Margaret Dollar
Spouse: Dorothy Kensinger Mays
Occupation: Locomotive Fireman, PRR
Interred: Carson Valley, 10, 3, 1957, Bigelow FH, Altoona, PA
Family ID15771
Marr Date15 Jun 1937
Marr PlaceAltoona, Blair, Co., PA, USA
ChildrenJohn Augustine (1938->2001)
 Charles Kensinger (1940-2001)
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