George Henry Lodge


George H. Lodge, assistant treasurer of The Silver Lake Park Company, Silver Lake, Summit County, was born at Newburg, Ohio, November 30, 1875, and is a son of Ralph Hugh and Julia A. (Plum) Lodge.

George H. Lodge was one of ten children born to Ralph H. and Julia Plum of Cuyahoga Falls. Nine of the ten children still survive, namely: Edward Ballard, a dentist, residing at Cleveland; Mrs. Duncan B. Wolcott, residing at Kent, Ohio; Mrs. Wm R. Irvin, residing at Cuyahoga Falls; and Lilliam Plum, Wm. R, George H., Louis B., Laura C., and Ralph H. residing at Silver Lake Park.

Educated in the schools of Cuyahoga Falls, leaving the High School to enter the preparatory school of Oberlin College, subsequently took a course at the Hammel Business College of Akron, and since completing his education has been identified with the Silver Lake Amusement Park. He had charge of the outside work, attending to the erection of new buildings and making substantial improvements which still further enhance the beauty and comfort of this celebrated resort.

Mr. Lodge married Florence Adelia Call, who was a daughter of Charles Augustus Call, of Stow Township, Summit County. Politically Mr. Lodge is a Republican.

George Henry Lodge passed away in 1913 and his wife Florence Adelia Call Lodge was born in 1883 and passed on in 1966. Both are buried at the Stow Cemetery Sec C, Lot 102, Grave 3 & 2, at Stow, Ohio.

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Obituary Published in the Akron Beacon Journal

Informatiion taken from Centennial History of Summit County Published 1908."

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