|Birth: ||Feb. 16, 1928|
|Death: ||Jun. 3, 2012|
Minerva R. Aughey, 84, of Mifflin, went to be with her Lord on Sunday, June 3, 2012, at the Bridges at Brookline, Mifflintown.
Born Feb. 16, 1928 in Arch Rock, she was a daughter of the late Harry E. and Katherine M. (Renno) Reynolds.
She is survived by: her husband, Paul S. "Bucky" Aughey, whom she married in June of 1949; three children, Sharon Crosman and husband, Michael, of College Park, Md., Rod P. Aughey of Mifflintown, and Lisa A. Neff of Port Royal; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by: two brothers, Stephen Reynolds and Eugene Reynolds; two sisters, Sara R. Margritz and Pauline R. Suloff; and her son-in-law, Kenneth E. Neff.
Minerva worked at the American Viscose, owned her own beauty salon, Suburban Beauty Shop, was chief clerk at the Juniata Co. Courthouse, and retired from PennDot.
She was a member of St. Stephen's Lutheran Church, was a past matron of Mifflin Chapter No. 260 Order of the Eastern Star, and had served on Mifflin Borough Council.
She was an artist who worked with oil paints, enjoyed quilting, sewing, flower and vegetable gardening, and was known for her holiday pie baking. She especially enjoyed being a grandmother and spending time with her family.
Her funeral was held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, June 6, 2012, at St. Stephen's Lutheran Church with Rev. Chris Mathiason officiating. Interment was in St. Stephen's Lutheran Cemetery, Licking Creek Valley. There was a viewing from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the services Wednesday at the church.
For those who desire, memorial contributions may be made to St. Stephen's Lutheran Church Building Fund, 8489 Licking Creek Road, Mifflintown, PA 17059.
Guss Funeral Home, Inc., 20 S. Third St., Mifflintown, has care of the arrangements.
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Harry Edwin Reynolds (1887 - 1937)
Katie May Renno Reynolds (1890 - 1957)
Sarah R. Reynolds Margritz (1912 - 2002)*
Eugene Edwin Reynolds (1914 - 1943)*
Pauline R. Reynolds Suloff (1917 - 1997)*
Minerva R Reynolds Aughey (1928 - 2012)
Saint Stephens Lutheran Cemetery
Created by: Leo
Record added: Jun 03, 2012
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