Mable M. Tripp
1918 - 2013 PETERSBURGH, N.Y. Mable M. Tripp, 94, longtime Petersburgh resident died Tuesday morning, May 21, at the Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation at Hoosick Falls.
Born July 31, 1918, in Petersburgh, she was the daughter of William and Minnie Scriven Reinicke, who both died in the flu epidemic of 1919. She was raised by George and Augusta Scriven since the age of 6. Educated in Petersburgh and a graduate of Hoosick Falls High School, Mable worked at Polygraphic in North Bennington and at the Dentist office of Evans & Bacon in Troy.
She was a devoted member of the Petersburgh Baptist Church, Petersburgh Senior Citizens and the Eastern Star.
Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Raymond "Mark" Tripp; by brother, Lewis (Edith) Scriven, and by sisters, Dorothy (Robert) Lent and Grace (William) O'Dell.
Survivors include her niece and caregiver, Linda (the late William) Sharper; sister-in-law, Elaine (Scotty) Prentiss; God daughter, Donna Hoyt; special nieces, Jean (Marvin) Erbesfeld, Virginia Phillips, Tammy (Stephen) Whitman, Kimberly Phillips along with other nieces and nephews.
FUNERAL NOTICE: Funeral services will be Friday at 1 p.m. in the THOMAS M. BARBER FUNERAL HOME, 66 Armsby Road Petersburgh, with the Rev. J. Mark Norland officiating. Burial will follow in Meadowlawn Cemetery. Relatives and friends are invited for visitation at the funeral home from 11 a.m. until the start of the service on Friday.
To remember Mable in a special way, memorial contributions would be appreciated and sent to Second Chance Shelter, PO Box 620, Shaftsbury, VT 05262
Published in Bennington Banner on May 23, 2013