Almeda Mae  McCleary

Almeda Mae McCleary[1]

Female 1926 - 2015  (88 years)

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  • Name Almeda Mae McCleary 
    Nickname Pickel 
    Born 1 Jun 1926  Lower Windsor Township, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Died 20 Apr 2015  York Hospital, York, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • WRIGHTSVILLE Almeda "Pickel" M. (McCleary) Olphin, entered into eternal rest on Monday, April 20, 2015 at 4 a.m. at York Hospital at the age of 88. She was the wife of Charles H. Olphin, who entered into eternal rest on February 10, 1996. Almeda was born on June 1, 1926 in Lower Windsor Twp. and was the daughter of the late Owen J. and Effie M. (Grothe) McCleary. Almeda worked for the former Box Craft Factory in Red Lion for 14 years and then she went to work at Danskin retiring after 18 years of service. She was a longtime member of Salem United Methodist Church in Windsor. Survivors include four daughters, Phyllis M. Fourhman and husband, Larry of Yoe, Betty Jane Keller and husband, Robert of York, Ruth Ann Eaton and husband, Gary of Wrightsville, Elsie Marie Reichard and companion, Dale Hawkes of Wrightsville; a son, Paul E. Olphin of Wrightsville; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; four great- great-grandchildren. Viewing will be Saturday, April 25th from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Burg Funeral Home, Inc., 134 W. Broadway, Red Lion. A Service of Honor and Praise for Almeda will begin at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday at the funeral home with her pastor, the Rev. Kathy Harvey Nelson, officiating.. Burial will be in St. Paul's Lutheran (Zeigler's) Cemetery in Seven Valleys In Lieu of flowers, contributions may be offered to Salem United Methodist Church, 458 Salem Church Rd., Windsor, PA 17366. Almeda was a loving mother and grandmother. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her. Online condolences may be offered at www.BurgFuneralHome.com
      Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on Apr. 23, 2015
    Buried Saint Paul (Zeiglers) Lutheran Cemetery, Seven Valleys, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Siblings 2 siblings 
    Person ID I13773  runkle | ancestors of Phil, Kim's branch, Pamela's branch, Bonnie
    Last Modified 23 Apr 2015 

    Father Owen Jackson McCleary,   b. 06 Jan 1894,   d. Jan 1983, Red Lion, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Effie Marie Grothey,   b. 13 Apr 1900, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1984, Red Lion, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married Yes, date unknown  [1
    Family ID F8439  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Charles Henry Olphin,   b. 30 Jan 1925,   d. 10 Feb 1996, Wrightsville, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married Yes, date unknown  [1
    Children 
    +1. Phyllis Mae Olphin
    +2. Paul Eugene Olphin
    +3. Betty Jane Olphin
     4. Ruth Ann Olphin
    +5. Elsie Marie Olphin
    Family ID F8438  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Jun 1926 - Lower Windsor Township, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Apr 2015 - York Hospital, York, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Saint Paul (Zeiglers) Lutheran Cemetery, Seven Valleys, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1] The Runkle Family of York County, Pennsylvania, June Runkle Grove, (June Runkle Grove, November 1999).

    2. [S43] Obituary.