Steve Pihl-Mabel Barattieri
Mabel Barattieri, daughter of Domenico and Guiseppa (Cumerloti) Barattieri; b. Sep 02, 1905 in Brandycamp, PA; d. Dec 04, 1980; m. (1) 1924, Steve Pihl; b. about 1893 in Sweden; d. Jan 1950 while waiting for his car to warm up. He died from carbon monoxide poisoning caused by a defective auto tail pipe. Steve immigrated in 1921. He and Mabel family were living in Ridgeway during the 1930 census. Mabel worked at the Larsons Hotel in Ridgeway, PA, and moved to Binghamton, New York with her husband, where they owned and operated a restaurant. They also had an ice cream parlor in Scranton, PA, but she was known best for her polenta. Children of Steve and Mabel (Barattieri) Pihl born in Ridgeway, PA:
Betty b. Nov 17, 1925
Albert (Buster) b. Apr 26, 1927
Virginia b. 1929d.1932 of scarlet fever
Mabel moved back to Penfield, PA after Steve died, and m. (2) Dave Smart; d. 1980.
Looking for more information on the Pihl family from Sweden or this family.
Rick in Taunton, MA