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Object Name Recording, Audio
Title Barndt, Edith Gangaway, 1923-2014
Date 1985
Scope & Content Interview by Kathy Barndt of Edith Gangaway Barndt (b. 06/18/1923), daughter of William & Stella Kemmerer Gangaway.

Digital copy available.
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Start time Subject
00:00:00 genealogical information
00:01:15 school/school remembrances
00:04:50 early home life/discipline/chores/games
00:06:12 occupations
00:06:47 marriage/courtship
00:08:45 cars/transportation
00:09:09 church/church life
00:09:57 farm life
00:10:25 hobbies/past times
00:10:50 historical events
00:12:40 what was better in the past than the present?
00:13:00 what is better in the present than the past?
00:13:37 end of audio
Length of Interview 00:13:37
Notes Obituary:
Edith L. Barndt, formerly of Perkasie, PA, died Sunday, June 1, 2014 at the Lutheran Community at Telford, Telford, PA. She was 90.

She was the wife of the late Preston L. Barndt, Sr., who died October 20, 2001.

Born in Quakertown, PA, she was the daughter of the late William and Stella (Kemmerer) Gangaway.

Mrs. Barndt was a homemaker most of her life. She also sewed baseballs in her home for the D.W. Hubbert Baseball Co., Perkasie for many years.

She was a member of Little Zion Lutheran Church, Telford, PA.

She enjoyed crocheting, sewing, mending clothing and other items for family and friends and scrapbooking.

She is survived by a daughter, Dorothy M. Ginter and her husband Robert P., of Van Etten, NY; a daughter-in-law, Carolyn R. Barndt, of Telford; four grandchildren and seven great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by two sons, Preston L. Barndt, Jr in 1996 and Nevin R. Barndt in 2011.

Her funeral service will held at 11:00 AM on Friday, June 6, 2014 at the Lutheran Community at Telford Chapel, 12 Lutheran Home Drive, Telford, PA, where family and friends may call from 10:00 to 11:00 AM. Interment will be in Little Zion Lutheran Church Cemetery.
Object ID # 2013.25.51
Source Gift of S. Duane Kauffman
Collection Christopher Dock HS Oral History Tapes