Irene M. Garman, 99, of 503 Evergreen Pointe Danville PA died Thursday, June
at Grandview Health Homes, Inc. Danville PA. She
was born May 31 1908 in Riverside PA the daughter of the late Charles and
Genevieve Dyer Shepperson.
Garman was employed for many years in the Dietary Department of Geisinger
Medical Center Danville PA. She was the oldest member of First Baptist
Church Danville PA. Her greatest joy was visiting with her grandchildren.
She also enjoyed playing Bingo and cards.
was married for 71 years to the late Grant Garman on June 8, 1929 who
preceded her in death on March 9 2001.
is survived by one son, Carl J. Garman of Burlington NJ and two daughters;
Shirley M. Feaster and son-in-law Francis H. of Riverside PA and Victoria A.
“Vicki” Pursel and son-in-law James A. of Riverside PA, 12
grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren and three great-great grandsons.
She is also survived by one sister Dorothy Capp of Danville PA. She was
preceded in death by one daughter Dee Reeder and son-in-law Harry Reeder.
She was preceded in death by one grandson and one great-granddaughter. Two
brothers; Charles and William Shepperson also preceded her in death.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, June 19 2007 at 12:00 Noon from the
Visneski Funeral Home,
Inc. 10 W Mahoning Street Danville PA with her pastor the
Reverend Dr. Harry H. Wonderland officiating. Burial will follow in
Straub’s Lutheran Cemetery Danville PA. Friends will be received
from 10:00 AM until the time of service. Memorial contributions may be made
to either First Baptist Church Memorial Fund 20 Brookside Drive Danville PA
17821 or Heart to Hand 735 E Front Street Danville PA 17821.