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Object Name Recording, Audio
Date 1994
Scope & Content Interview by Randy Delp of Alvin D. Delp (b. 06/14/1921), son of Hiram & Anna Detweiler Delp.
Notes Obituary:
Alvin D. Delp, 87, a longtime Souderton area resident, died Aug. 18, 2008 in his residence at the Souderton Mennonite Homes. He was the husband of Ada G. (Moyer) Delp. They would have celebrated their 62nd wedding anniversary Sept. 28.

Born on the family farm in Franconia Twp., he was a son of the late Hiram and Anna (Detweiler) Delp. A farmer at heart, he began working after his schooling as a hired man.

In 1956 he began farming the family farm on Delp Road, until 1991.

Mr. Delp was a member of Rockhill Mennonite Church, where he had served as chorister.
Object ID # 2013.25.223
Source Gift of S. Duane Kauffman
People Delp, Alvin D., 1921-2008
Collection Christopher Dock HS Oral History Tapes