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Sarah Shoemaker

March 23, 1928 — March 22, 2017

MIFFLINBURG – Sarah Marie Shoemaker, 88, formerly of 11780 Old Turnpike Rd., entered into rest at 9:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 22, 2017, at Riverwoods, Lewisburg, where she had been a resident since August.

She was born March 23, 1928, in Hartley Township, a daughter of the late John E. and Beatrice V. (Shawver) Pick.  On April 28, 1945, in Mifflinburg, she married Robert C. Shoemaker, who preceded her in death March 25, 2015.

Sarah was a member of the Mifflinburg Church of the Nazarene.

She enjoyed her flower and vegetable gardens, cooking, baking, listening to country music, and spending time with her grandchildren.

Surviving are three sons and daughters-in-law, Carl and Nancy Shoemaker of Mifflinburg, Gary and Wanda Shoemaker of Cleona, and Dale and Joy Shoemaker of Millmont; four grandchildren and their spouses, Christopher and Deborah Shoemaker of Elizabethtown, Megan and Greg Buck of Palmyra, Diana and Mike Graft of Linden, and Stewart and Patricia Shoemaker of Allentown; four great grandchildren, Seth, Paige, Natalie, and Nathan; one sister, Jean Sunderlin of East Aurora, New York; and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one sister, Esther Wolfe.

A memorial service to celebrate the life of Sarah will be conducted at 11 a.m., Saturday, April 1st, at the Mifflinburg Church of the Nazarene, 12 Market St., with Rev. Wayne Krell, officiating.

Family and friends are welcome to a time of fellowship and refreshments at the church immediately following the service.

Memorial gifts may be made to the Mifflinburg Church of the Nazarene, 12 Market St., Mifflinburg, PA 17844.

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

Charitable donations may be made to:

Mifflinburg Church of the Nazarene
12 Market St., Mifflinurg PA 17844

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