Altoona, PA Horseshoe Curve Train Wreck, Feb 1947 - McArdle Rites

McARDLE Rites Will Be Held Friday Morning

Scottdale, Feb 19--The body of MICHAEL E. McARDLE, railroad engineer, who was killed early Tuesday morning in the Red Arrow wreck near Altoona, was removed from the wreckage at 3 o’clock Tuesday afternoon.

Friends will be received at his home in Bridge street, where the funeral service will be held at 10 o’clock Friday morning in charge of REV. P. J. GRANEY of St John’s Church.

Interment will be in St. John’s Cemetery.

MR. McARDLE was a cousin of FELIX McARDLE of North Pittsbergh street, Connellsville, MISS ROSE McARDLE, of Latrobe, formerly of Connellsville, MRS. CHARLES RESHENBERG, of Brookvale

The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA 19 Feb 1947