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Cora E. Boop, 88, of 227 Harveys Drive, Millmont since 1975, entered into rest at 8:55 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, at her home.
She was born April 29, 1929, in Weikert, a daughter of the late Jonas Barnett and Virginia (Libby) Barnett-Bettilyon. She was married to Earl Lamey, who preceded her in death on April 29, 1952. On Oct. 23, 1970, in North Carolina, she married Harvey G. Boop who preceded her in death on April 29, 2016.

Cora was a 1947 graduate of Laurelton High School.
She was employed at Huntington Throwing Mills, Mifflinburg, Yorktown Cabinets, Mifflinburg, and Union County Sportsmen's Club, Weikert, where she met her husband, Harvey.
She was a lifelong member of the Hironimus Union Church, Weikert, where she served as treasurer and the West End Fire Company, Glen Iron, and a member of the Union County Sportsmen's Club, Weikert, the New Berlin American Legion Post 957, and the Mifflinburg V.F.W. Post 1964.
Cora enjoyed working in her garden, mowing the lawn, quilting, sewing, and going to sales with her husband Harvey.

Surviving are one son and daughter-in-law, Daniel T. and Maureen Lamey, of Millmont; one stepdaughter and stepson-in-law, Rachel and Elwood Kline, of Middleburg; four grandchildren, Judy Doldorf, of Manassas, Va., Sandra Lamey, of Millmont, Josh Lamey and Jonathan Lamey, both of South Carolina; one sister, Geraldine R. Willen, of West Virginia; one brother, August K. Barnett, of Harrisonburg, Va.; brothers and sisters-in-law, Guy Hackenburg, Peg Frecka, Linda Valentine, and Gary Boop; and nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by one son, Earl Jacob Lamey; one stepson, Glenn L. Boop; three sisters, Barbara R. Cronin, Jane Strickler, and Ida Ernest; and two brothers, Lester Bettilyon and Frank Barnett.

Family and friends are welcome to a time of visitation from noon to 1 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018, at the Hironimus Union Church, Weikert, followed by a memorial service at 1, with Pastor Richard DeVett, officiating.

Funeral arrangements are by Roupp Funeral Home Inc., 8594 Old Turnpike Road, Mifflinburg.
Leave your condolences online at www.rouppfuneralhome.com.
Published on December 12, 2017
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