|Birth: ||Jul. 29, 1908|
|Death: ||Aug. 17, 1995|
Myrtle Marie Beers, 87, of Thompsontown, died at 4:15 p.m., Thursday, August 17, 1995 at Polyclinic Medical Center, Harrisburg.
She was born July 29, 1908 in Thompsontown, Juniata County, the daughter of the late J.P. and Ida Virginia [Keller] Garman.
She was married to preceded her in death December 24, 1964. She is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Wayne [Betty] Nearhood, Thompsontown, and a sister, Jennie G. Regester, Newport.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by a three-year-old son, John E. Beers; two brothers, George P. Garman and John Garman; and one sister, Mary Freed.
She was a member of Brown's United Methodist Church, Cocolamus. She attended Smith School, Thompsontown.
She was retired from Thompsontown Industries, where she was a seamstress for more than 30 years. She was a member of the Intemational Ladies' Garment
Worker's Union, since 1946. She enjoyed reading, quilting, sewing, cooking and helping others.
The funeral service was held Monday at the Ronald C. Sheaffer Funeral Home, McAlisterville, with Rev. Forrest Gordon officiating. Interment followed in the Goodwill Cemetery, McAlisterville.
Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, Mifflin-Juniata Unit, HC 63, Box 30, Mifflintown, PA 17059.
Ronald C. Sheaffer Funeral Home Obituary
Elmer E. Beers (1904 - 1964)
Betty Beers Nearhood (1927 - 2014)*
John E. Beers (1930 - 1933)*
Created by: Clancy Hassler
Record added: Jun 23, 2010
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