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Mildred June (Gessner) Sherwood

June 27, 1930 ~ March 17, 2020 (age 89)


Mildred “Millie” J. (Gessner) Pfleegor Sherwood, 89, of 166 Gessner Rd., since 1959, entered into rest at 8:05 p.m., Tuesday, March 17, 2020, at Riverwoods, Lewisburg.

She was born June 27, 1930, in Lewisburg, a daughter of the late Clarence W. and Alice (Berge) Gessner.  In 1951, she married Donald L. Pfleegor, who preceded her in death in 1957.  On August 15, 1959, in Lewisburg, she married Alvin Eugene Sherwood, who preceded her in death August 7, 2014.

Millie was a 1948 graduate of Milton High School.

She was an active member of the Buffalo Valley United Methodist Church, Lewisburg.

Millie was employed in food service in the Lewisburg Area School District.

She enjoyed family camping trips, hosting family gatherings with her husband at their home, including an annual New Years Day gathering.

Surviving are one son and daughter-in-law, Gary A. and Sandra Pfleegor of Lewisburg; two daughters and sons-in-law, Linda E. and Marvin D. Clayton of Lewisburg, and Rebecca J. and Edward B. Moyer of Mifflinburg; one sister, Maryjoyce Day of Lewisburg; one brother and sister-in-law, Dale and Joyce Gessner of Lewisburg; 11 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; 1 great-great granddaughter; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one daughter, Cynthia Ann Pfleegor Witmer in 1980; and three brothers, Sherman, Albert, and Earl Gessner.

A public memorial service will be announced at a later date.

Memorial gifts may be made to the Buffalo Valley United Methodist Church, 954 Johnson Mill Rd., Lewisburg, PA 17837.

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

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Services are to be announced

Buffalo Valley United Methodist Church
954 Johnson Mill Road
Lewisburg, PA 17837


Buffalo Valley United Methodist Church
954 Johnson mill Rd., Lewisburg PA 17837

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