Louise M. "Mammaw" VonNeida, 72, of 308 Main St., Hartleton since 1987, entered into rest at 8:56 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, at her home after a 17-year battle with cancer.
She was born Oct. 21, 1944, in Lewisburg, a daughter of the late Melvin and Anna (Lucas) Marks. On Sept. 24, 1966, in Glen Iron, she married Robert E. "Chic" VonNeida who survives.
She was a 1963 graduate of Lewisburg High School.
Louise was a member of the Mifflinburg Church of the Nazarene.
She was employed at the Milton Shoe factory, was a teacher as a missionary at El Mirage Christian School, Arizona, was a cook at Laurelton Elementary School, and was Post Master of the Laurelton Post Office.
Louise enjoyed collecting teapots, painting, canning, shopping at the Brant in Chincoteague Island, hanging out at the campfire, traveling to Chris and Connie's beach house in Chincoteague Island. She was everyone's Mammaw, and loved spending time with her family and friends.
Surviving in addition to her husband of 50 years, are two sons and daughters-in-law, Brian and Shelbi VonNeida, of Harrisburg, and Christopher Sr., and Connie VonNeida, of Millmont; two daughters, Charity Bowersox, of Hartleton, and Heather Kline, of Missouri; eight grandchildren, Christopher "C.J." VonNeida Jr., Dakota Kline, Austin VonNeida, Logan Kline, Ryan Bowersox, Landon Bowersox, Madison VonNeida, and Olivia VonNeida.
Family and friends are welcome from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, and from 10 to 11 a.m., Thursday, followed by the funeral at 11, at the First Church of the Nazarene, 12 Market St., Mifflinburg, with the Rev. Wayne S. Krell officiating.
Burial will be in the Montandon Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to the Hospice of Evangelical, Lewisburg, PA 17837.
Funeral arrangements are by Roupp Funeral Home Inc., 8594 Old Turnpike Road, Mifflinburg.
Leave your condolences online at www.rouppfuneralhome.com.
Published on September 3, 2017