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Object Name Recording, Audio
Date 1985
Scope & Content Interview by Travis Brunner of Anna M. Derstine Brunner (b. 11/20/1901), daughter of Irwin & Magdalena Moyer Derstine.

Digital copy available.
Start time Subject
00:00:00 genealogical information
00:01:18 school/school remembrances
00:03:09 early home life/chores
00:04:58 church/church life
00:05:15 life changes experienced
00:06:05 first car
00:06:31 end of audio [abrupt]
Length of Interview 0:06:31
Notes Obituary:
Brunner, Anna M. Derstine, daughter of Irwin and Magdaline (Moyer) Derstine, was born at Sellersville, Pa., Nov. 20, 1901; died at Allenstown, Pa., Jan. 10, 1988; aged 86 y. She was married to Edgar O. Brunner, who died in July 1981. Surviving are 3 sons (Paul, David, and Donald), 8 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren, and 2 sisters (Martha Clemmer and Mildred Godshall). She was a member of Rockingham Mennonite Church, where funeral services were held on Jan. 12, in charge of Russell M. Detweiler and Henry L. Ruth; interment in Rockhill Mennonite Church Cemetery.

(Gospel Herald, Feb. 9, 1988)
Object ID # 2013.25.139
Source Gift of S. Duane Kauffman
People Brunner, Anna M. Derstine, 1901-1988
Collection Christopher Dock HS Oral History Tapes