Information courtesy of Roger Hopkins  1 June 2003

The following obits were on 3X5 cards that were typed up by Cathy Hecker.



Brading, Mary Cron        age 92

Piqua, Ohio


Died:  April 21, 1921 at Piqua, O

Burial in Forest Hill Cemetery, Piqua, Ohio


Survivors: 3 daughters - Mrs. John William McMaken of Dayton, Mrs. Jesse (Belle) Pearse and Miss Tillie Brading of Piqua; 2 sons - George T. Brading of Coshocton, Ohio and Edward A. Brading of Los Angeles, California.


Funeral services at the home 610 N. Main St., Piqua.  Rev. Altman of Green Street Methodist Church will have charge of the services.  Interment in Forest Hill Cemetery.


Sec. 1, Lot 211


Mary Ann Cron Brading......


She was born January 29, 1829 on the old Cron Farm east of Piqua on the Urbana Pike.


She married Jerry Brading, January 18, 1848 (Recorded at Troy, Ohio) they had 7 children, 2 are deceased.  She was the last of her immediate family.


1. (dec.)  Brading

2. Emma Brading

3. Belle Brading

4. Tillie Brading

5. Edward Brading

6. George Brading

7. (dec.) Brading