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Mirriam Bingaman

January 13, 1937 — February 11, 2022


Mirriam B.E. Bingaman, 85, of Mifflinburg, entered into rest at 5:30 a.m., Friday, February 11, 2022, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

She was born January 13, 1937, in White Springs, a daughter of the late Lester L. and Pauline U. (Loss) Grubb. On September 25, 1953, she married Donald E. Bingaman, who preceded her in death April 11, 2020.

Mirriam attended White Springs, Rand, and graduated from Mifflinburg High School.

She was employed at the Arena, University Motor Inn, Milton Shoe Factory, Kan Trak Ter Sewing, Blough Wagner, Sheetz, and   at Evangelical Community Hospital for 25 years, until retirement in June of 2020, and was known as Elvis by many because of her Elvis scrub shirts. Her and her boss, Dwaine, had competitions to see who would see the first robin of the year. She thought of her Evan coworkers as her family.

She was a member of Mifflinburg Church of the Nazarene.

Mirriam loved her flowers, being with family, and her orange suped-up Maverick. She was always very giving and was loved by all.

Surviving are two daughters and sons-in-law, Kathryn and Rich Miller of Mifflinburg, and Debra and Clarence Ettinger of Lewisburg; two sons and one daughter-in-law, Donald Bingaman Jr., of Millmont, and David Bingaman and Kim Ruhl of Mifflinburg; five grandchildren and their spouses, Linda and Tim Kerstetter of Mifflinburg, Angie Fetterolf and John McAllister of Lewisburg, Sue and Brian Guffey of Lewisburg, Tracy and Bob Woolsey of Shamokin, and Scott Fetterolf and Stephanie Beachel of Mifflinburg; nine great-grandchildren, Ryan Lloyd, Courtney Adams, Derrick Ettinger, Cory Kerstetter, Clint Marks, Dakota Woolsey, Elizabeth Woolsey, Harvey Woolsey, and O’Ryan Fetterolf; and six great-great-grandchildren, Mason, Lucas, Bennett, Grace, Everett, Brayden, and expecting another one in April; two sisters, Agnes Rathfon, and Linda Bowersox; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by sister, Helen Ruhl; and brother, Henry Grubb.

Burial will be held privately in Mifflinburg Cemetery.

Arrangements are by Roupp Funeral Home, Inc., 8594 Old Turnpike Rd., Mifflinburg.

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