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William Carlin Stevenson

William Carlin Stevenson[1]

Male 1926 - 2015  (88 years)

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  • Name William Carlin Stevenson  [2
    Born 11 May 1926  Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    FamilySearch ID LTJS-CS6 
    FindaGrave Memorial ID 143754108 
    Died 5 Mar 2015  Elizabethtown, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I1608  Main
    Last Modified 11 Sep 2018 

    Father James Edward Stevenson,   b. 11 May 1889, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1955  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Edith Carlin,   b. 4 Oct 1891, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1969  (Age 77 years) 
    Family ID F71  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 E. 
    Children 
     1. J. Stevenson
    +2. W.C. Stevenson
     3. C.A. Stevenson
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2003 
    Family ID F695  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 C. Claude 
    Last Modified 2 May 2004 
    Family ID F1591  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    The Boyer's and the Stephenson brothers.
    The Boyer's and the Stephenson brothers.
    L to R (Seated) WR Boyer, Elizabeth Carlin Boyer (Standing) William Stevenson, James Stevenson, John Stevenson
    William C. Stevenson
    William C. Stevenson

  • Notes 
    • Obituary notes:

      William C. Stevenson, 88, of Masonic Village, Elizabethtown, PA, formerly of Philadelphia, died unexpectedly Thursday afternoon, March 5, 2015 at Lancaster General Hospital of natural causes. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late James E. and Edith Carlin Stevenson. He was the husband of the late Carol A. Gorrie Stevenson for 38 years before her death in 2014.
      Bill was a member of St. John's Episcopal Church in Clearwater, FL and John S. Sell Memorial Chapel at Masonic Village in Elizabethtown. During World War II, he served in the United States Navy Seabees as Carpenter's Mate 3rd Class. He was employed in the Customer Service Department of Philadelphia Gas Works for 36 years.

      A 32nd degree Mason, he was a 60 year member of John Smith Lodge No. 751, F&AM in Philadelphia, and Harrisburg Consistory. He was also a member of the American Legion, Conewago Post No. 329 in Elizabethtown and Seabee Veterans of America. He volunteered at Masonic Village as a videographer of services in the chapel and other activities.
      He is survived by five children, Carol Norman of Ambler, PA, Janet Stevenson, wife of Anthony Puyia, of Brigantine, NJ, William, Jr., husband of Jodie Stevenson, of Reading, PA, Lisa, wife of James Peace, of Los Angeles, CA, and Robin Lynch of Ship Bottom, NJ; six grandchildren; and two great grandchildren. In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by two brothers and one sister.

      A funeral service will be held on Wednesday morning, March 11, 2015 at 10:30 AM at John S. Sell Memorial Chapel, One Masonic Drive, Elizabethtown, PA 17022 with Rev. Gary George officiating. Private interment will be in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville, PA. The family will receive guests at the chapel on Wednesday morning from 9:30 AM until the time of the service. The family requests that flowers please be omitted. If desired, contributions may be made in his memory to John S. Sell Memorial Chapel or to Masonic Village Endowment Fund. A webcast of the service will be available beginning the day following the service at www.spencefuneralservices.com. [5]

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  • Sources 
    1. [SAuth] John Spencer Howell, Jr., John Spencer Howell, Jr., (http://www.jhowell.com/ jhowell@jhowell.com).

    2. [S563] Wendy HINSDALE Smythe, http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/s/m/y/Wendy-Smythe/WEBSITE-0001/UHP-0121.html (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S563] Wendy HINSDALE Smythe, email to JSH 30 Apr 2004 (Reliability: 0).

    4. [S1769] Lancaster Online, Obituary (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S1769] Lancaster Online, https://lancasteronline.com/obituaries/william-c-stevenson/article_456951d4-9841-592d-a1da-5e4724ba364c.html (Reliability: 3).