Alma Stuck (Varner)
Alma G. Stuck, 94, of the Bridges at Brookline, Mifflintown and formerly of Thompsontown passed away at 4:13 a.m. on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at Brookline.
Born on October 26, 1923 in Fermanagh Twp., Juniata County she was the daughter of the late Edward and Jennie (Sheary) Varner. On July 11, 1940 she married her late husband S. Marlin Stuck with whom she was blessed to share more than 63 years of marriage before he preceded her in death on August 7, 2003.
Surviving are a daughter, Anise Page and her husband William Jr. of Thompsontown, daughters-in-law, Chrys Kammerer, of South Park, FL, Shirley Hoover and her husband Michael, of McAlisterville; 6 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren and 9 great-great grandchildren.
She was the youngest child of 10 having been preceded in death by her brothers, Pharus, Clair, Merrill, Leonard, Floyd, Harold, Roy and Blaine Varner and her sister, Esther Walters; as well as, two sons, M. Gene Stuck, Franklin Stuck and a great grandson, Seth Zendt.
Mrs. Stuck attended the Thompsontown United Methodist Church and liked solving Fill-in and Word Search puzzles, as well as putting together jig saw puzzles and playing solitaire.
In earlier life, she was employed as a seamstress for Rae-Sel, of Port Royal; but spent most of her married life, as a homemaker, traveling with her husband to his construction jobs until moving back to Juniata County in 1965.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 16, 2017 from the Thompsontown United Methodist Church, Thompsontown with the Rev. Barbara Yorks officiating. Interment will follow in the Emmanuel Lutheran Cemetery, Thompsontown.
There will be no viewing; however friends may call from 4 - 8 p.m. on Friday, December 15, 2017 with the family present from 6 - 8 p.m. at the Brown Funeral Homes, Inc., 111 Westfall St., McAlisterville.
For those that wish, memorial donations in Mrs. Stuck’s memory may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 3544 North Progress Ave., Suite 101, Harrisburg, PA 17110 or to the American Heart Association-Capital Region, 1019 Mumma Road, Wormleysburg, PA 17043.