Mary O. Sheetz MYERSTOWN Mary O. Sheetz, 93, formerly of Robesonia, died Wednesday, October 10, 2012, at the Lebanon Valley Brethren Home, Palmyra. She was the wife of Chester B. Sheetz, who died November 27, 1998, and her first husband, the late James S. Orner. Born in Richland, on November 27, 1918, she was the daughter of the late Warren and Mabel (Batdorf) Seibert, and after the death of her mother she was raised by Rufus and Mary (Batdorf) Robinson. A 1935 graduate of Myerstown High School and a 1937 graduate of Harrisburg Business College, she was a member of St. Daniel's Lutheran Church, Robesonia, where she was a charter member of the quilters group. She was also a member of the Women's Club of Robesonia for many years. She is survived by daughters Suzanne, wife of Ronald Moyer of Palmyra, Gretchen, wife of John Knoll of Plymouth, Mass. and Naples, Fla.; a son, Thomas, husband of Stephanie Sheetz of Annville; seven grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by brothers, John and Lee Seibert. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, October 15, 2012, from St. Daniel's Lutheran Church, Robesonia, preceded by a visitation from 10 a.m. until the time of the service. Interment will be in the Richland Cemetery at 2:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the "Memorial Fund" of St. Daniel's Lutheran Church, 480 Big Spring Rd., Robesonia, PA 19551. Grose Funeral Home, Myerstown, is entrusted with the arrangements. www.grosefuneralhome.com
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Published in Lebanon Daily News on Oct. 12, 2012
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