Garman, 89, a lifelong Danville area resident until April of this year
peacefully returned to her heavenly home early Wednesday morning, July 25,
2007 from Wayne Woodlands Manor in Waymart Pennsylvania. She was born April
30, 1918 in Danville PA the daughter of the late Benjamin Rumbach and
Katherine Weigold McCoy.
graduated from Danville Area High School. She was employed for many years
in retail clothing sales for Keeferís Department Store, later named Danks
and Company and also employed by Sarah Pentz. She was employed lastly by
the Danville Area School District retiring in 1983.
She was a member
of St. Paulís (Straubís) Lutheran Church Danville PA where she served as a
volunteer with numerous church functions. She had also been a member of the
Danville Elks Auxiliary. Mrs. Garmanís passion was caring for her home,
family and her neighbors.
She was married
for 59 years to George P. Garman who preceded her in death September 23
1998. She is survived by one son G. Richard Garman and his wife Maribeth of
Mountaintop PA and two grandchildren; Karen Garman of Sayre PA and Matthew
Garman of Chatham NJ. Also surviving are two great-grandchildren Olivia
McCoy Garman and Harrison Gallagher Garman of Chatham NJ. In addition to
her husband she was preceded in death by one brother Arthur McCoy.
services will be conducted Saturday, July 28, 2007 at 11:00 AM from St.
Paulís (Straubís) Lutheran Church 60 Frosty Valley Road Danville PA with her
pastor the Reverend Thomas E. Light, Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in
Odd Fellows Cemetery Danville PA. Friends and family will be received from
10:00 AM until the time of service at the church. Memorial contributions
may be made to St. Paulís (Straubís) Lutheran Church 60 Frosty Valley Road
Danville PA 17821 or Wayne Memorial Health Foundation 601 Park Street
Honesdale PA 18431. Arrangements are under the direction of the Visneski
Funeral Home 10 W Mahoning Street Danville PA