|Birth: ||May 11, 1924|
|Death: ||Apr. 16, 2013|
Mabel E. Stauffer, formerly of Dublin, PA, died Tuesday, April 16, 2013, in the Lutheran Community at Telford, Telford, PA. She was 88. She was the wife of Herbert J. Stauffer. The couple had celebrated their 63rd Wedding Anniversary on July 10, 2012.
Born in Plumstead Twp., PA, she was the daughter of the late Elmer and Laura (Worthington) Bishop. She was a graduate of Sell-Perk High School, Perkasie, PA.
Mrs. Stauffer had been employed by the former EMICO Co., Dublin, for 10 years until retiring in the early 1980's. Previously, she worked for the former Highland Hosiery Co. and she stitched baseballs for the former Dudley Sports Co., both in Dublin. During the 1950's, she owned and operated Stauffer's Children's Shop in Dublin.
She was a member of Peace-Tohickon Lutheran Church, Perkasie, PA, and a former member of the former St. Luke's Lutheran Church, Dublin, where she taught Sunday school for many years.
An avid knitter, Mrs. Stauffer was a member of the Dublin Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary as well as the Order of Eastern Star, Doylestown Chapter No. 327, Doylestown, PA.
Surviving with her husband are a son, James H. Stauffer and his wife Susan, of Perkasie; two daughters, Jean R. Curry, of East Rockhill Twp., PA, and Jill K. Ott and her husband Robert, of Hilltown, PA; five grandchildren; four great grandchildren; and two sisters, E. Belle Meyers, of Souderton, PA, and Gertrude W. Bryan and her husband Claude, of Dublin. She was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Richard Curry, two sisters, Edna Kriebel and Helen Derstine, and a brother, Harvey Bishop.
Her Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, April 20, 2013, at the Bernard Suess Funeral Home, 606 Arch Street, Perkasie, where family and friends may call from 9:30 AM until service time. Interment will follow in St. Luke's Union Cemetery, Dublin.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Dublin Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary, 194 N. Main Street, Box 283, Dublin, PA 18917, or to Peace-Tohickon Lutheran Church, 100 Old Bethlehem Road, Perkasie, PA 18944. Arrangements are by the Bernard Suess Funeral Home, 606 Arch Street, Perkasie.
Picture and obit published on the Bernard Suess Funeral Home website.
Elmer Earl Bishop (1888 - 1965)
Laura Worthington Bishop (1889 - 1939)
Herbert J Stauffer (1921 - 2014)
Edna E. Bishop Kriebel (1913 - 2005)*
Eva Belle Bishop Meyers (1915 - 2014)*
Harvey E. Bishop (1918 - 2012)*
Mabel E Bishop Stauffer (1924 - 2013)
Saint Lukes UCC Cemetery
Created by: Susan Gowin
Record added: Apr 18, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 108700158
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