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Alma Ruth Heimbach, 95, of Mifflinburg, entered into rest at 9:40 a.m. Monday, Nov. 14, 2016, at Buffalo Valley Lutheran Village, Lewisburg.
She was born Dec. 17, 1920, in Winfield, the daughter of the late Ralph B. and Iva Anna (Dunkelberger) Eberhart. On Aug. 30, 1937, in Maryland, she married John Merrill Miller who passed away on July 10, 1985. She remarried in November of 1987, at the Mifflinburg Church of the Nazarene, to Edgar Allen Heimbach, who passed on Sept. 27, 2003.

Alma was a member of the Mifflinburg Church of the Nazarene.
She drove school bus for 15 years for SUM Child Development. She also provided transportation for local Mennonite families for many years.
Alma enjoyed quilting, crocheting, and doing puzzle books.

Surviving are four sons and daughters-in-law, Ralph E. and Nancy M. Miller, of Mifflinburg, Glenn R. and Brenda J. Miller, of Mifflinburg, George W. and Teresa Miller, of Falkville, of Alabama, John M. and Tina Miller, of Mifflinburg; three daughters and sons-in-law, Dawn E. and Frank Spickler, of Beavertown, Sharon K. and William Kahl, of Hartleton, and Holly E. and Stanley Catherman, of Middleburg; one stepdaughter, Evelyn Wonders, of Mifflinburg; 17 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildern; 18 great-great-grandchildren; and numerous stepgrandchildren; great-grandchildren; and great- great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by one daughter, Jean M. Walker; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; one brother and sister-in-law, Glenn W. and Jenny L. Eberhart; and one stepson, Robert E. Heimbach.

Family and friends are invited to the viewing from 9 to 11 a.m. Friday at the Mifflinburg Church of the Nazarene, 12 Market St., Mifflinburg, where the funeral will be held at 11, with the Rev. Wayne Krell, officiating.
Interment will be in the Dry Valley Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Alma's memory may be sent to Mifflinburg Church of the Nazarene, 12 Market St., Mifflinburg, PA 17844.

Funeral arrangements are by the Dominick T. Adamo Funeral Home, 247 Chestnut St., Mifflinburg.
To share in Alma's online memorial, please visit www.adamofh.com.
Published on November 14, 2016
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