2012-12-19 / Obituaries

Anna M. Dunmire Mount Union, 82

Anna Marie (White) Dunmire, 82, Mount Union, died at 12:40 p.m., Tuesday, December 11, 2012, at Mt. Nittany Medical Center, State College.

She was born September 5, 1930, in Pittsburgh, the daughter of the late Chauncey J. and Anna F. (Williams) McGarvey.

She was first married to Gerald J. White, who preceded her in death in 1969. Later, she married Cecil E. Dunmire, who survives at their home in Mount Union.

Four children survive: Gerald W. White and wife Ann, of Mount Union; James E. White and wife Lu Ann, of Mount Union; Cynthia A. Gahagan and husband Tom, of Three Springs; Lonya C. Semple and husband Kenneth, of Shirleysburg; 14 grandchildren; 20 greatgrandchildren and one greatgreat grandchild; and one brother, Chauncey J. “CJ” McGarvey Jr., and wife Polly, of McConnellsburg.

She was preceded in death by a grandchild.

She attended Mount Union schools.

She had worked as a seamstress for L. Greif Bros. Mfg., Mount Union, for eight years and had also displayed and sold Home Interior products for nine years in her home.

She loved quilting and crocheting and loved her puppy, “Sam.”

She was of the Catholic faith.

Funeral services were held at 11:30 a.m., Saturday, December 15, 2012, at Robert D. Heath Funeral Home, Mount Union. Rev. Fr. Lubomir Strecok officiated. Interment was in St. Catherine’s Catholic Cemetery, Shirleysburg.

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