Garrett Pages (100+)
See More >
Garrett Mentions
See More >

Martha Dempster Garrett

Obituary Condolences

Martha Dempster Garrett Martha Dempster Garrett, 97, of Wellsboro, formerly of Tel Hai Retirement Community of Honey Brook and prior to that of Gradyville, Pa., died on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012 at the Soldiers & Sailors Hospital in Wellsboro, Pa. She was born in Chester, Pa. and was the daughter of the late Lillie (Taylor) and Elmer Dempster, a prominent businessman in Delaware County. Martha was the wife of the late Charles P. Garrett and mother of the late Steven C. Garrett, who was formerly of Cochranville. Mrs. Garrett was a graduate of Nether Providence High School and attended Penn State University. She is survived by two grandsons, Steven Jr. and John, two great granddaughters, Sarah and Rachel and also by a daughter in law, Virginia Garrett. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 26, at St. John's Episcopal Church, 1520 West Kings Highway, Gap, Pa. 17535 with Fr. John C. Obenchain officiating. Interment will follow at the adjoining cemetery. There will be no viewing or funeral home service. For directions to the church, please visit In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in the memory of Martha to the church at the above address. Arrangements by The Labs Funeral Home, Inc. of Honey Brook. For additional information, please visit www.thelabs

Published in The Daily Local on Nov. 21, 2012
Read More