Owen J. FIMPLE (son of Jerry William FIMPLE and Florida FESLER) born 17 Jan 1888 in Marion Co, WV, died Jan 1917 in Pittsburg, Allegheny, PA. Buried in Fesler Cemetery, Monongah, Marion, WV.
Obituary (typed as written) from:
The Fairmont Times Jan 17, 1917
YOUNG MAN CALLED BY DEATH
Owen FIMPLE of Monongah, Died in Pittsburg - Funeral Thursday
Owen FIMPLE, aged 29 years, whose death occurred in Pittsburg, Monday, was brought to Fairmont yesturday morning. His body was taken to the home of his brother, Ralph FIMPLE, at Edgemont.
Today the body will be removed to the home of his mother, who lives on Mill Fall run, near Monongah, and the funeral will take place from there on Thursday at 2 oclock. The Rev. D. L. WHITENER will conduct the services. Undertaker R. L. CUNNINGHAM is in charge.
Mr. FIMPLE was taken ill about three months ago, with enlarged glands, which affected his heart and caused other compilations. For several weeks he had been a patient at the Tuberculosis League sanitarium in Pittsburg.
The deceased leaves his mother, Mrs. Florida CRISWELL, brother Ralph FIMPLE, one half brother, Jennings CRISWELL, and half sister, Virginia CRISWELL. He belonged to Black Diamond lodge No. 72, Knights of Pythiass, of Monongah.
Mr. FIMPLE would have reached his twenty-ninth birthday had he lived until today. He was born January 17, 1888. The deceased was an honest, upright young man and he leaves a wide circle of friends who deeply mourn his death.