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Leona Mae Schafer
Leona Mae Schafer was born on 16 Jan 1922 in Warwood, West Virginia.Her parents moved to
a farm near Hannibal, Ohio.They built a new home in Buckhill Bottom in
Leona attended the Mt. Union School for one year with Mabel Luedy as her first
grade teacher.She graduated from high school in 1939 at Hannibal, Ohio. After
graduation she was employed at Air Service Command, Army Air Force
Headquarters, Patterson Field, Fairfield, Ohio from Oct. 1942 until Nov. 1944.
On 20 Oct 1944 she married Clarence D. Harrison, son of William J. and Clara E.
Ensinger Harrison who was stationed with the Army Medical Corps at Deshon Army
Hospital in Butler, PA.After marriage she was employed at the Deshon Army
Hospital Dental Clinic until she retired in 1977.
Leona is a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR).
Leona M. Harrison lived at: 7 Ross Street; New Martinsville, West Virginia 26155 as of May
She was very interested in carrying on the family history work begun by
her mother, Grace (Suter) Schafer.She maintained extensive clipping files and
and other records and contributed to the Henthorn/Bolerjack project.