Joseph J. Stevens III, Supervisor
2309 Broad Avenue Altoona, PA 16601
Marjorie R. Emerick
Marjorie R. Emerick, 89,
Presbyterian Home at Hollidaysburg, formerly of State College and Altoona, died
Tuesday at Altoona Regional after a brief illness.
Marjorie was born in Altoona,
daughter of the late Stephen E. and Ruth
M. (Lockard) Rupe. She married Drew L. Emerick on February 9,
Marjorie is survived by her
husband, brothers; Donald H. Rupe of Altoona and Dean E. Rupe and wife Madeline
of Centre Hall, sister-in-law; Naomi Rupe and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by
a brother; Jack Rupe and sisters-in-law; Barbara Rupe and Beatrice McConahy.
Marjorie was a 1941 graduate
of Altoona High School. She was a member
of Grace Lutheran Church, State College where she taught Sunday school for many
years. Marjorie was also a member of
State College Christian Women’s Club.
She enjoyed playing cards in
her card club, painting and especially spending time with her family.
Friends will be received from 1 pm until a 2pm funeral service at Simpson Temple United Parish, 2212 6th Ave., Altoona, Pa 16602 by Pastor Larry H. Louder. Interment will be at Rose Hill Cemetery.
The family requests that memorial contributions be made in Marjorie’s memory to: Presbyterian Home at Hollidaysburg, 220 Newry Street, Hollidaysburg, PA, 16648.