FACKLER, EZRA, funeral director and furniture dealer, was born in Dauphin county, February 12, 1865. He is a son of Jacob and Sarah Fackler. His father was of German extraction, and of the fourth generation in this country. He died at Steelton, Pa., in 1881, at the age of forty-six years. His mother is still living, and resides in the city of Harrisburg. Their family consisted of six children: Ezra L., John H., Sarah, Katie, Adeline, and Jennie. Ezra L. Fackler received the rudiments of his education in the public schools of Lower Paxton township, and it was completed in the high school of Steelton, Pa. He embarked in the undertaking business at the age of nineteen years, at Steelton, and has continued in it to the present time. Mr. Fackler is a man of strict integrity and is held in high esteem for his honorable business methods; his character is without a blemish. He was married, in 1883, to Fannie Heinly, a daughter of Benniville and Catherine Heinley. Their children are Samuel S. and Charles C. Fackler.
Historical Review of Dauphin County
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Date of Transcription: 16 Feb 2001
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