MIFFLINBURG — Eileen Benfer Mohr, 96, formerly of Mifflinburg, passed away on Wednesday, April 24, 2013, at Watsontown Healthcare & Rehabilitation.
She was born Feb. 9, 1917, in Jackson Township, Snyder County, the daughter of the late Paul Percival and Carrie Mae (Beaver) Benfer. She was united in marriage to Clair Vincent Mohr who passed away on April 8, 2001.
Eileen was a homemaker and assisted her husband on the family farm.
She was a member of Messiah Evangelical Lutheran Church, New Berlin.
Eileen is survived by one daughter, Patsy J. Wagner, of White Deer; one granddaughter, Pamela S. Savage, of Hughesville; and two great-grandchildren, Dalton and Alea.
She was preceded in death by one brother, Percival Benfer.
Family and friends are invited to the viewing from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday in the Dominick T. Adamo Funeral Home, 247 Chestnut St., (please note that Route 45 is open to Fifth Street) Mifflinburg, followed by the funeral at 11, with the Rev. Andrew S. Fitch, officiating.
Interment will be conducted privately in the New Berlin Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Eileen’s memory may be sent to Messiah Evangelical Lutheran Church, 308 Market St., P.O. Box 246, New Berlin, PA 17855.
To share in Eileen’s online remembrance, please visit www.adamofh.com