Miriam Pike

Female 1920 - 2011  (91 years)


Personal Information    |    PDF

  • Name Miriam Pike 
    Nickname Betty 
    Born 4 Oct 1920  Nunda, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 29 Oct 2011  West Sparta, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Oak Lawn Cemetery, West Sparta, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • WEST SPARTA — Miriam “Betty” Shaver, 91, passed away peacefully at home early Saturday morning, Oct. 29, 2011, after a short illness.

      She was born in Nunda on Oct. 4, 1920, a daughter of the late Oscar and Florine (Hahn) Pike. On Sept. 16, 1944, she was married to Edwin Shaver, who predeceased her on Aug. 4, 2000. She was also predeceased by a son-in-law, Gil Link, and siblings Norma Rank, Nelson, Louis and Robert Pike.

      Betty was a former member of the Stony Brook Rebecca’s and the West Sparta Grange. Betty and Edwin raised many foster children in their home for many years. She was an employee of Eastman Kodak Company in Rochester, a hairdresser and house cleaner for friends and neighbors in the West Sparta community. She attended the West Sparta United Methodist Church in earlier years.

      She is survived by her daughter, Sue Link of West Sparta; granddaughters, Holly and Robin Link; a great-grandson Ryan Edward Gilbert Link; a foster son, William (Barb) Babcock of West Sparta; and many nieces and nephews.

      A funeral service will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at the West Sparta United Methodist Church with the Pastor Beth Malone officiating. Interment will be in Oak Lawn Cemetery, West Sparta. Arrangements are by the Hindle Funeral Home, Inc., 271 Main St., Dansville. Online remembrances may be left at hindlefuneralhome.com. At Betty’s request there will be no calling hours.

      In lieu of flowers please make memorial contributions to the West Sparta United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 671, Dansville, NY 14437.

    Person ID I38732  OurNorthernRoots
    Last Modified 30 Oct 2011 

    Father Oscar A. Pike,   b. 1894, Ossian, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1981, Dansville, North Dansville, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Florine Hann,   b. 1894, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1964, Dansville, North Dansville, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Family ID F13759  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Edwin D. Shaver,   b. 16 May 1919, Wayland, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Aug 2000, Dansville, North Dansville, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 16 Sep 1944  Genesee, Potter Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Sue Shaver
    Family ID F13762  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Oct 1920 - Nunda, Livingston Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 16 Sep 1944 - Genesee, Potter Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Oct 2011 - West Sparta, Livingston Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Oak Lawn Cemetery, West Sparta, Livingston Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set