FERTIG/FERTICH/FERDIG ANCESTOR CEMETERIES

Barry United Evangelical Church Cemetery
(St. John's Church of Evangelical Association Cemetery /
Immanuel Evangelical Congregational Church Cemetery)
 
Inside of the Barry United Evangelical Church
Bickel Cemetery
(Reed's Cemetery / Taylorsville Evangelical Association Cemetery)
 
Citizens Cemetery
Shreiner's Cemetery
Shreiner's Cemetery
Pomfret Manor Cemetery
United Evangelical Church Cemetery
 
Malick's / Mt. Zion / Mile Run United Brethren Church Cemetery
 
Reformed Church Cemetery / Zion United Church of Christ Cemetery
 
Bickel Cemetery (Reed's Cemetery / Taylorsville Evangelical Association Cemetery)
Directions:
From Lavelle, take Route 901 east.  Go about 1 mile and take a right unto Black Creek Road.  Go about ˝ mile and bear right unto Lincoln Road.  Go about ˝ mile and the cemetery is on the left, just before the bridge over the Little Mahanoy Creek.  This cemetery is located on private property and it is suggested that permission is obtained from the property owner who lives adjacent to the cemetery. 
 
The Fertich tombstones are in the back left corner of the cemetery. 
 
 
Barry United Evangelical Church (St. John's Church of Evangelical Association / Immanuel Evangelical Congregational Church)
Directions:
From Lavelle, take Route 901 east.  Go about ˝ mile and take a left unto Dutchtown Road (opposite to Black Creek Road).  Go about ˝ mile and the church and cemetery is on the left, opposite to Bolich Road.
 
Click here for more information on the cemetery and a map and inventory of tombstones.
 
The Fertich tombstones (including Anna Bolich Fertich’s parents) are in the near left corner as well as near the center of the cemetery.
 
A memorial stone in front of the church reads:  FIRST EVANGELICAL CHURCH WAS BUILT HERE IN 1826 BY BISHOP SEYBERT ERECTED HERE BY REV. G.S. ALBRIGHT 1950 
 
Citizens Cemetery
Directions:
From westbound Route 901 at Lavelle, take a left unto Main Street (at the Turkey Hill).  Go about ˝ mile, and the cemetery is on the left side.
 
The Fertich tombstones are located just to the left of the cinderblock building which is on the left of the paved cemetery road.  In addition, other Fertich tombstones are located about 70 feet north of the first group of Fertich tombstones and also in the northeast corner of the cemetery.
 
 
Shreiner's Cemetery
Directions:
Take Route 11/15 north towards Shamokin Dam.  Take a left at the first light unto 11th Avenue (also called State Route 1019).  Go 1.6 miles and take a left unto Shreiner's Road.  The Church and cemetery are on the left side of the road.
 
View a total list of the tombstones.
 
The oldest Fertig tombstones are located in the second row from the church, near the road.  The other Fertig tombstones are located about nine or ten rows from the church.
 
 
Pomfret Manor Cemetery
Directions:
Take U.S. Route 11/15 to Sunbury.  Follow signs to "Sunbury/ Rte. 147" and cross over the Susquehanna River.  Take Route 147 North (North Front Street).  Go 1.3 miles and turn right unto Packer Street.  Go 0.7 miles and turn left into the lower cemetery entrance (Note: As you are on Packer Street there will be a dogleg (quick right then left) in the road after you pass Sixth Street).
 
The cemetery is enormous, so here are additional directions:
 
Directions to Daniel Fertich's family tombstone: From the lower cemetery entrance off of Packer Street:
1.  Drive about 100 feet and their will be a three way split in the road.  It will split to the left, slightly to the right and sharp to the right.  Take the split that is slightly to the right.
2.  Drive about 200 feet and the road will split again.  Take the left split.
3.  Drive about 150 feet and you will pass a road on the left. Don't turn onto it, just stay straight.
4.  Drive about 200 feet and turn right onto a road just before a large mausoleum with the name 'A. Oppenheimer' written on it.
5.  Drive about 300 feet and look on the left for a small mausoleum with the name 'Malick' written on it.  In smaller letters it says ' Elmer V. Malick and Clara M.'.  You can go ahead and park your car right here.
6.  Daniel's family tombstone is on the right side of the street, opposite the 'Malick' mausoleum, about 100 feet from the road or about 9 tombstones in.
 
Directions to Nathan Fertich's family tombstones.
1.  Follow the same first two steps as listed above.
2.  Take a left onto the road listed in step 3 above.
3.  Drive about 300 feet and you will see on the right side, a very large tombstone with the name 'Packer' written on it.  This tombstone will have a stone fence around it.  Stop your car about 10 feet before the opening in the fence and look to your left.  You will see a tombstone with the name 'Fertich' written on it about 100 feet from the road.  Nathan's family is buried around this tombstone.
 
 
United Evangelical Cemetery
Directions:
From Kratzerville, go East 0.3 miles and the cemetery is on the right side of the road.  Take the last cemetery access road on the right.
 
The Fertig tombstones are in the second row on the right as you proceed down the cemetery road.
 
 
Northumberland Memorial Cemetery
Directions:
Enter into the main cemetery entrance on the northern side of PA Route 61 in Stonington, Shamokin Township, Pennsylvania. 
 
Directions of the Fertig tombstones.  At the main cemetery entrance the road splits into four directions.  Take the road which is slightly to the right.  Travel approximately 100 yards and the road will again split to the left and right.  The tombstones are located in the cemetery section, named Garden of Peace, located just north of the split in the road.  The tombstones are located in the ninth double row of tombstones from the west, 23rd tombstone south of the northern edge.
 
Malick's / Mt. Zion / Mile Run United Brethren Church Cemetery
Directions:
From Sunbury, PA, go about 5.5 miles south on PA Route 147.  Take a left unto Hallowing Run Road (SR 4020).  Go 4.9 miles and turn left unto Victor Road (T-530).  Go 0.8 miles and turn left unto Foye Road (T-473).  Go 1.2 miles and turn right unto Mile Run Road (T-420).  Go 0.3 miles and the cemetery will be on the left side of the road.
 
The Kramer tombstones are located towards the Mile Run Road side of the cemetery, seven rows from the front of the cemetery (where the road forks).
 
Reformed Church Cemetery / Zion United Church of Christ Cemetery
Directions:
Cemetery is located at the north side of the intersection of State Route 1016 and State Route 204 in Kratzerville, PA.
 
The Fertig tombstones are located at the north end of the cemetery, the 6th row left of the east cemetery drive.
 

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