Alma Mae Heim

Alma Mae Heim

Female 1909 - 2010  (100 years)

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  • Name Alma Mae Heim 
    Born 10 Dec 1909  West Perry Township, Snyder County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 20 Jul 2010  Grayson View, Freeburg, Snyder County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Alma Mae (Heim) Teats, 100, of Freeburg, passed away peacefully with her daughter by her side on Tuesday, July 20, 2010, at her home. She was born Dec. 10, 1909, in West Perry Township, Snyder County, a daughter of the late Herbert S. and Edith P. (Peters) Heim. She was a 1928 graduate of Selinsgrove High School and attended Susquehanna University, where she received her teaching certificate. In 1939, she married Harry S. Teats, and they moved to Freeburg. Mr. Teats preceded her on Oct. 22, 1982. Following her husband's passing, she continued to live at her home until moving to Grayson View in 2005. Alma taught school at the Heister Valley Grammar Schoolhouse. During her teaching years, after school, she worked part-time at the shirt factory in Mount Pleasant Mills and was a waitress. She also did substitute teaching for Freeburg and the Selinsgrove School District. Alma was a member of St. Peter's Evangelical Church, Freeburg, where she was active in Sunday school along with being a teacher and a member of the Church Guild and quilting club. Alma enjoyed listening and playing music, crocheting, quilting, sewing and reciting poetry. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Ruth Ann and Walter Runkle, of Orlando, Fla.; four grandchildren, Cyril Franklin Runkle and wife Debi, of Selinsgrove, Dana Lynn Diamond, of Lake Mary, Fla., Gwendolyn Ann Midgett and husband Robert, of Huntersville, N.C., and Walter D. Runkle II, of Orlando, Fla.; two great-grandchildren, Jessie Runkle and Brandon Midgett; one sister, G. Alvesta Heim, of Selinsgrove; and two nieces, one nephew and great-nieces and great-nephews. Alma was preceded by one brother, Leroy Heim. Friends and family are invited to the viewing from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 2 p.m. Sunday, followed by a celebration of life service at 2, at the George P. Garman Funeral Homes Inc., 9366 Route 35, Mount Pleasant Mills, with the Rev. Nancy Moyer officiating. Burial will be made in Fairview Cemetery, Freeburg. Following the interment, a lunch reception will be held in St. Peter's Evangelical Church social hall, Freeburg.
      Daily Item (Sunbury, PA) - July 24, 2010
    Buried Fairview Cemetery, Freeburg, Snyder County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I58967  runkle
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2017 

    Family Harry S Teats,   d. 22 Oct 1982 
    Children 
     1. Ruth Ann Teats
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F22708  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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