Oct. 4, 1916 Sporting Hill Lancaster County Pennsylvania, USA
Obituary (1916): Mrs. Rebecca Barto died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Benjamin Kauffman, at Sporting Hill, on Wedensday afternoon at 2 o'clock, aged 81 years, 8 months and 5 days. Death was caused by a complication of diseases. She was a member of the Evangelical Church, Mount Joy. The following children survive: Henry, of Lancaster; Mrs. Lizzie Dattisman, of Landisville; William, of Lancaster; Walker, of Dayton, Ohio; Mrs. Benjamin Kauffman, at whose home she died at Sporting Hill; Mrs. Adam Diffendal, of Donersville; Mrs. Jacob Wagner, of Newark, N.J.; Mrs. Arthur Coolidge, of Mount Joy; Also by 50 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild. Two sisters also survive: Mrs. Levi Reed and Mrs. Frank Kirk, of Reading. The funeral will be held Saturday morning at 9 o'clock at the home of Mrs. Kauffman and at 10 o'clock at the Evangelical Church, at Mount Joy. Interment will be made in the Mount Joy cemetery.