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Obituary for Glendora A. Lauver (Apple)

Glendora A. Lauver, 90, of Mifflintown, passed away at 3:43 PM on Friday, October 13, 2023 at her residence.

Born on April 4, 1933 in Richfield, Snyder County, she is a daughter of the late Cloyd and Stella (Derr) Apple.

On March 8, 1952, she married her late husband, J. Clayton “Sonny” Lauver with whom she was blessed to share over 44 years of marriage before his passing on November 29, 1996.

She is survived by two sons, Timothy and Mary Alyce Lauver and Glenn and Rhonda Lauver all of Mifflintown; three daughters, Jean and Orval Graybill, Doris and Gerald Kauffman all of Richfield and Lucinda Lauver of Mifflintown; a sister and brother-in-law, Norma and Gerald Sheaffer of Richfield; twelve grandchildren, LaDawn Martin, Glenda Graybill, Denise Kauffman, Diane Kauffman, Debra Heimbach, Nelson Lauver, Leila Hartranft, Leann Mast, Dwilyn Lauver, RaShonda Lauver, Cammy Lauver, and Brooke Lauver; and thirteen great grandchildren, Joshua, Justin, Jevon, and Janae Martin, Ayden, Shayne, and Brooklyn Heimbach, Dominick Patrick, and Elise Hartranft, and Jamin, Caleb, and Karli Mast.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one son, Mark Lauver on June 9, 1986; one daughter-in-law, Melody Lauver; one grandson, Trenton Lauver; one great grandson, Thiedrick Hartranft; and nine siblings, Mary Hoffman, Helen Hoffman, Naomi Graybill, Olive Hibbs, Janet Apple, Elmer Apple, Albert Apple, Reno Apple and Herbert Apple.

Mrs. Lauver was a 1950 graduate of Freeburg High School and was a member of the Crossroads Mennonite Church in Richfield

Her hobbies included cooking, baking, word games, and puzzles; however, her greatest joy came from spending time with her family.

Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at Crossroads Mennonite Church, 2066 Winey Road, Richfield with the Crossroads Mennonite Church Ministry officiating. Interment will follow at Lauvers Mennonite Cemetery, Richfield.

A viewing will take place from 2-4 PM and 6-8 PM on Tuesday, October 17, 2023 and from 9:00 AM until 9:45 AM on Wednesday, October 18, all being held at Crossroads Mennonite Church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Mrs. Lauver’s memory can be made to Dystonia Medical Research Foundation, 1 E. Wacker Drive, Suite 1730, Chicago, IL 60601.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Brown Funeral Homes, Inc., 111 Westfall St., McAlisterville.

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