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Marjorie J. Mitch, 83, of Mifflinburg, entered into eternal rest at 9:20 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, at Geisinger Medical Center.

She was born on Dec. 15, 1933, one of 11 children to the late John R. Dauberman Sr. and Josephine S. (Knepp) Dauberman in Buffalo Crossroads. On Oct. 29, 1952, at St. Johns United Church of Christ, Lewisburg, she married Edgar L. Mitch, who preceded her in death on Oct. 8, 2017. Sunday would have been their 65th wedding anniversary.

Earlier in life, Marjorie worked as a waitress at Colonial Lunch, as a teacher's aide and driver for Head Start, as well as a baker at IGA in Mifflinburg, before retiring to be a full time homemaker to her family.

Marjorie was member of the First Church of the Nazarene, Mifflinburg.

She enjoyed cooking and baking, embroidering, and taught herself how to crochet. She loved to spend time with her children, grandchildren, her dog, Sarge; and her cat, Scooter.

Surviving are three daughters and sons-in-law, Marjorie J. and Donald E. Leach, of Mifflinburg, Julia A. and William E. Morgan, of Mifflinburg, and Rebecca J. and James Landis, of Middleburg; two sons and daughters-in-law, Edgar L. and Ruby Mitch, of Mifflinburg, and David J. and Jane Mitch, of Selinsgrove; 13 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren; eight siblings, Alfred C. Dauberman, Beatrice L. Guernsey, Carol A. Cook, Jerry I. Dauberman, Linda L. Newcomer, Gloria J. Kratzer, Kenneth L. Dauberman and June R. Yost. Also, surviving are numerous extended family members.

She was preceded in death by one great-granddaughter, Harper L. Mitch; two brothers, John R. Dauberman Jr., and Robert C. Dauberman.

Family and friends are invited to the viewing from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday at the First Church of the Nazarene, 12 Market St., Mifflinburg, where the funeral will be held at 11 with the Rev. Wayne S. Krell officiating.

Interment will be held in Mifflinburg Cemetery.

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

To share in Marjorie's online memorial, please visit www.adamofh.com

Funeral arrangements are by Dominick T. Adamo Funerals · Cremations · Monuments, 16 Walnut St., Mifflinburg.
Published on October 27, 2017
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